Living in Salina, KS

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Salina SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
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

Salina, Kansas Info Snack

Salina /slan/ is a city in and the county seat of Saline County, Kansas, United States. As of the 2010 census[update], the city population was 47,707. Located in one of the world's largest wheat-producing areas, Salina is a regional trade center for north-central Kansas. It is home to multiple colleges.
Population
47,230
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
13.3%
Median Home
$121,500
Median Income
$48,079
Median Rent
$749

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Rankings for Salina in Kansas

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Map Of Salina, KS

Population over time in Salina

Year Population % Change
2017 47,230 -0.6%
2016 47,513 -0.3%
2015 47,676 -0.3%
2014 47,840 -0.1%
2013 47,894 0.4%
2012 47,726 0.3%
2011 47,605 0.5%
2010 47,387 0.5%
2009 47,132 -

Race / Ethnicity in Salina

White
78.4% (37,032)
African American
3.1% (1,442)
American Indian
0.5% (234)
Asian
2.6% (1,236)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (46)
Two Or More
3.3% (1,574)
Hispanic
12.0% (5,666)
Race Salina KS USA
White 78.4% 76.1% 61.1%
African American 3.1% 5.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.0% 11.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Salina, Kansas

Less than $10,000
4.6% (217,132)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (246,652)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.6% (687,261)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.3% (630,416)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (671,159)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (947,088)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (600,164)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.0% (472,324)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (134,914)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (115,885)
Income Salina KS USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 5.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.6% 9.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.3% 10.2% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 18.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.0% 14.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Salina

Female
50.6% (23,875)
Male
49.4% (23,355)
Gender Salina KS USA
Female 50.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Salina for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,416)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,833)
High School / GED
31.0% (14,641)
Some College
26.0% (12,279)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,778)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (8,029)
Master's Degree
6.0% (2,833)
Professional Degree
2.0% (944)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (472)
Education Salina KS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 21.0% 19.0%
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%

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