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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Thayer is 433. Thayer, Kansas is the 13,771st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Thayer was in 2000, when its population was 499. In 2000, Thayer was the 13,403rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,771st largest city in the US. Thayer is currently 13.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Thayer has shrunk 13.2% since the year 2000. Thayer, Kansas's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13765||Norbourne Estates, Kentucky||433||-6.6%|
|13770||Summit, South Carolina||433||96.8%|
The total voting age population of Thayer, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 318. The voting age population is 54.1% male and 45.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.7% of the residents of Thayer are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Thayer are 87.0% White, 11.5% Two or more races, 0.5% Black, 0.5% American Indian and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 9.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Thayer, 16.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.4%. On a per-household basis, 11.0% of families are below the poverty line in Thayer.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.9% of Thayer residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.4% of Thayer residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.1% have a bachelor's degree and 8.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Thayer residents aged 5 and older, 1.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Thayer is 3.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Thayer, 14.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Thayer is $45,625.
In Thayer, 60.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.0% of housing units in Thayer.
Of all the housing units in Thayer, 28.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Thayer, 20.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Thayer is $584.
In Thayer, 56.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.