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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wakefield is 846. Wakefield, Kansas is the 10,947th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wakefield was in 2010, when its population was 980. In 2010, Wakefield was the 10,397th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,947th largest city in the US. Wakefield is currently 13.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Wakefield has shrunk 2.5% since the year 2000. Wakefield, Kansas's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10942||Prairie City, Oregon||848||-21.0%|
|10943||White Lake, North Carolina||848||36.3%|
|10948||King Cove, Alaska||845||7.2%|
|10949||Bow Mar, Colorado||844||0.8%|
|10952||New Castle, Kentucky||844||-8.0%|
The total voting age population of Wakefield, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 727. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.8% of the residents of Wakefield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wakefield are 90.0% White, 5.0% American Indian, 2.9% Two or more races and 2.1% Asian. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wakefield, 5.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.8%. On a per-household basis, 5.4% of families are below the poverty line in Wakefield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.7% of Wakefield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.3% of Wakefield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.3% have a bachelor's degree and 10.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wakefield residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wakefield is 4.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wakefield, 42.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wakefield is $66,389.
In Wakefield, 66.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.3% of housing units in Wakefield.
Of all the housing units in Wakefield, 28.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Wakefield, 9.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wakefield is $878.
In Wakefield, 79.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.