|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Roeland Park is 6,817. Roeland Park, Kansas is the 4,041st largest city in the US.
Roeland Park is located entirely in Johnson County.
The peak population of Roeland Park was in 1990, when its population was 7,714. In 1990, Roeland Park was the 2,999th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,041st largest city in the US. Roeland Park is currently 11.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Roeland Park has shrunk 5.3% since the year 2000. Roeland Park, Kansas's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Roeland Park has a population density of 4,149.8 people per square mile. Roeland Park has the highest population density in Kansas.
|4035||Taylor Mill, Kentucky||6,832||-6.7%|
|4036||Pepper Pike, Ohio||6,830||13.2%|
|4038||Walden, New York||6,829||8.1%|
|4039||Valley Park, Missouri||6,826||4.7%|
|4041||Roeland Park, Kansas||6,817||-5.3%|
|4042||La Feria, Texas||6,814||-0.5%|
|4043||Highland Heights, Kentucky||6,812||-0.1%|
|4045||Allendale, New Jersey||6,809||1.5%|
The total voting age population of Roeland Park, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,392. The voting age population is 43.8% male and 56.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.7% of the residents of Roeland Park are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Roeland Park are 87.1% White, 5.6% Two or more races, 3.1% Black, 2.6% Other, 1.4% Asian and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 10.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Roeland Park, 9.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.0%. On a per-household basis, 7.4% of families are below the poverty line in Roeland Park.
Among those aged 16 and older, 76.8% of Roeland Park residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 98.0% of Roeland Park residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 55.0% have a bachelor's degree and 20.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Roeland Park residents aged 5 and older, 10.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Roeland Park is 2.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Roeland Park, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Roeland Park is $75,965.
In Roeland Park, 71.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.2% of housing units in Roeland Park.
Of all the housing units in Roeland Park, 15.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Roeland Park, 2.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Roeland Park is $1,182.
In Roeland Park, 90.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.