Salina, KS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Salina, Kansas Info Snack

Population
46,998
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
12.2%
Median Home
$129,300
Median Income
$50,490
Median Rent
$758

Salina SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
10

Salina, KS Cost Of Living

84
Salina's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Salina Kansas National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 88 93 100
Groceries 87 93 100
Health 99 99 100
Housing 67 76 100
Transportation 98 95 100
Utilities 101 98 100

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Rankings for Salina in Kansas

Map Of Salina, KS

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Population over time in Salina

Year Population % Change
2019 46,998 -0.5%
2018 47,230 -0.6%
2017 47,513 -0.3%
2016 47,676 -0.3%
2015 47,840 -0.1%
2014 47,894 0.4%
2013 47,726 0.3%
2012 47,605 0.5%
2011 47,387 0.5%
2010 47,132 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salina

White
78.1% (36,690)
African American
3.1% (1,436)
American Indian
0.5% (212)
Asian
2.6% (1,203)
Hawaiian
0.0% (15)
Other
0.0% (19)
Two Or More
3.3% (1,532)
Hispanic
12.5% (5,891)
Race Salina KS USA
White 78.1% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 3.1% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.5% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Salina

Female
50.8% (23,872)
Male
49.2% (23,126)
Gender Salina KS USA
Female 50.8% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salina for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,409)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,819)
High School / GED
30.0% (14,099)
Some College
26.0% (12,219)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,759)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (8,459)
Master's Degree
6.0% (2,819)
Professional Degree
2.0% (939)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (469)
Education Salina KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Salina, Kansas

Less than $10,000
5.4% (255,883)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (246,051)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (545,933)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (588,949)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (679,406)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (942,172)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (593,620)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.5% (586,983)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (138,388)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (122,411)
Income Salina KS USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.5% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 5.3% 7.7%

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