|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Nickerson is 1,050. Nickerson, Kansas is the 10,006th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Nickerson was in 2000, when its population was 1,193. In 2000, Nickerson was the 9,433rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,006th largest city in the US. Nickerson is currently 12.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Nickerson has shrunk 11.9% since the year 2000. Nickerson, Kansas's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10005||De Smet, South Dakota||1,050||-12.7%|
|10010||North English, Iowa||1,049||5.6%|
The total voting age population of Nickerson, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 758. The voting age population is 54.6% male and 45.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.4% of the residents of Nickerson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Nickerson are 94.8% White, 2.2% Two or more races, 2.1% Black, 0.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.5% Other. Additionally, 4.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Nickerson, 8.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.6%. On a per-household basis, 5.5% of families are below the poverty line in Nickerson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 68.1% of Nickerson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.3% of Nickerson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.3% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Nickerson residents aged 5 and older, 2.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Nickerson is 5.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Nickerson, 15.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Nickerson is $50,489.
In Nickerson, 81.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 18.6% of housing units in Nickerson.
Of all the housing units in Nickerson, 37.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Nickerson, 3.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Nickerson is $662.
In Nickerson, 76.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.