Pottawatomie County Demographics

All values are estimates retrieved from the American Community Survey from the years 2013-2017. Since values are all estimates, a margin-of-error is in place and actual amounts may vary.

Median Household Income Data

Median Household Income

2017 $64,410
2016 $62,500
2015 $60,216
2014 $60,479
2013 $56,854
2012 $56,775

Median Family Income

2017 $75,710
2016 $72,964
2015 $70,169
2014 $72,017
2013 $71,259
2012 $71,001

Kansas has a 6.50% sales tax and Pottawatomie County collects an additional 1.00%, so the minimum sales tax rate in Pottawatomie County is 7.5% (not including any city or special district taxes). This table shows the total sales tax rates for all cities and towns in Pottawatomie County, including all local taxes.

For more information, see Saleshandbook: https://www.salestaxhandbook.com/kansas/rates/pottawatomie-county 

Pottawatomie County Sales Tax Rates (by city)

Jurisdiction Tax Rate Last Update
Pottawatomie County 7.50% May 2019
Belvue 8.00% May 2019
Emmett 7.50% May 2019
Havensville 7.50% May 2019
Louisville 7.50% May 2019
Manhattan (Pottawatomie Co.) 8.95% May 2019
Olsburg 7.50% May 2019
Onaga 7.50% May 2019
St. George 7.50% May 2019
St. Marys (Pottawatomie Co.) 8.50% May 2019
Wamego 9.25% May 2019
Westmoreland 7.50% May 2019
Wheaton 7.50% May 2019

Population Totals

Year                                                                      Population

2018 24,277 (Estimate)
2017 23,908
2016 23,593
2015 23,121
2014 22,744
2013 22,576
2012 22,332
Pop Pyramid

Educational Attainment

Percentage of High School Graduates or Higher

2017 94.7%
2016 95.4%
2015 95.7%
2014 95.9%
2013 94.6%
2012 93.9%

Percentage with Bachelor's Degree or Higher

2017 33.5%
2016 32.0%
2015 32.2%
2014 32.2%
2013 29.3%
2012 28.5%

Housing

Total Housing Units

Year Total Houses Occupied Vacant
2017 9,297 8,510 787
2016 9,066 8,364 702
2015 8,918 8,192 726
2014 8,842 8,109 733
2013 8,694 7,974 720
2012 8,622 7,908 714
2011 8,568 7,878 690

Age

Median Age

Year Median Age (Years)
2017 35.0
2016 34.8
2015 34.7
2014 34.5
2013 34.7
2012 35.1

Data retrieved from Census Bureau's American Community Survey (American Fact Finder)- Last Updated: JUNE 2019