|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Medicine Lodge is 1,723. Medicine Lodge, Kansas is the 8,173rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Medicine Lodge was in 1990, when its population was 2,458. In 1990, Medicine Lodge was the 6,174th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,173rd largest city in the US. Medicine Lodge is currently 29.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Medicine Lodge has shrunk 21.0% since the year 2000. Medicine Lodge, Kansas's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8167||North Bennington, Vermont||1,725||21.1%|
|8170||Calhoun Falls, South Carolina||1,724||-25.6%|
|8173||Medicine Lodge, Kansas||1,723||-21.0%|
The total voting age population of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,380. The voting age population is 51.7% male and 48.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.3% of the residents of Medicine Lodge are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Medicine Lodge are 95.2% White, 4.1% Asian and 0.7% Black. Additionally, 2.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Medicine Lodge, 16.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.1%. On a per-household basis, 12.2% of families are below the poverty line in Medicine Lodge.
Among those aged 16 and older, 63.1% of Medicine Lodge residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.7% of Medicine Lodge residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Medicine Lodge residents aged 5 and older, 7.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Medicine Lodge is 3.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Medicine Lodge, 21.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Medicine Lodge is $48,306.
In Medicine Lodge, 64.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.0% of housing units in Medicine Lodge.
Of all the housing units in Medicine Lodge, 30.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Medicine Lodge, 0.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Medicine Lodge is $528.
In Medicine Lodge, 71.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.