StatisticNorthwest Big RiverWichitaKansas
Population density (sq mi)3,4522,41636
Median age37.234.436.2
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a53%59%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%47%45%
Speak Englishn/a83%89%
Speak Spanishn/a11%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northwest Big River is 43% higher than Wichita
  • The median age in Northwest Big River is 8% higher than Wichita
  • In Northwest Big River 85.75% of the population is White
  • In Northwest Big River 0.80% of the population is Black
  • In Northwest Big River 4.07% of the population is Asian

Compare Wichita, KS Demographics


      Northwest Big River population breakdown by race

      RaceNorthwest Big RiverWichitaKansas
      American Indian0.00%1.03%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.06%
      Mixed race1.00%3.97%3.31%
      Other race8.38%2.49%2.15%
      In Northwest Big River, 16.4% 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

      Northwest Big River age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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