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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Oswego is 1,658. Oswego, Kansas is the 8,333rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Oswego was in 1990, when its population was 1,919. In 1990, Oswego was the 7,099th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,333rd largest city in the US. Oswego is currently 13.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Oswego has shrunk 8.2% since the year 2000. Oswego, Kansas's growth is below average. 70% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8331||Runaway Bay, Texas||1,659||48.5%|
|8336||Carrier Mills, Illinois||1,656||-11.9%|
The total voting age population of Oswego, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,371. The voting age population is 50.8% male and 49.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.7% of the residents of Oswego are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Oswego are 93.3% White, 3.9% Two or more races, 1.6% American Indian and 1.2% Black. Additionally, 1.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Oswego, 9.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 11.5%. On a per-household basis, 4.8% of families are below the poverty line in Oswego.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.2% of Oswego residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.8% of Oswego residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Oswego residents aged 5 and older, 0.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Oswego is 0.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Oswego, 18.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Oswego is $43,232.
In Oswego, 66.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.5% of housing units in Oswego.
Of all the housing units in Oswego, 21.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Oswego, 5.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Oswego is $536.
In Oswego, 73.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.