Population density (sq mi)1,5393691
Median age37.836.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%59%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%45%43%
Speak English92%89%79%
Speak Spanish4%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Shawnee is 4175% higher than Kansas
  • The median age in Shawnee is 4% higher than Kansas
  • In Shawnee 85.83% of the population is White
  • In Shawnee 4.69% of the population is Black
  • In Shawnee 3.38% of the population is Asian

Compare Shawnee, KS Demographics


      Shawnee population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.44%0.82%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.01%0.06%0.18%
      Mixed race4.44%3.31%3.06%
      Other race1.21%2.15%4.75%
      In Shawnee, 6.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Shawnee age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Shawnee, KS demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).