In 2021, Shawnee County, KS had a population of 179k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $59,848. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Shawnee County, KS grew from 177,293 to 179,053, a 0.993% increase and its median household income grew from $58,652 to $59,848, a 2.04% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Shawnee County, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (73%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.97%), White (Hispanic) (6.95%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.89%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.01%).
None of the households in Shawnee County, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
97.6% of the residents in Shawnee County, KS are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Shawnee County, KS was $140,100, and the homeownership rate was 66.9%.
Most people in Shawnee County, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Shawnee County, KS was 2 cars per household.