Lenexa, KS

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2022 Population
57,497
1.31% 1-year growth
US Senator
Jerry Moran
Republican Party
US Senator
Roger Marshall
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
38
0.783% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
5.83%
14.1% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$101,074
4.76% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$348,600
16.4% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Lenexa, KS had a population of 57.5k people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $101,074. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Lenexa, KS grew from 56,755 to 57,497, a 1.31% increase and its median household income grew from $96,477 to $101,074, a 4.76% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lenexa, KS are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.3%), Two+ (Hispanic) (4.04%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.93%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.86%).

None of the households in Lenexa, KS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

96.3% of the residents in Lenexa, KS are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in N/A are Entourage Institute of Beauty and Esthetics-Lenexa Campus (34 degrees awarded in 2018).

In 2022, the median property value in Lenexa, KS was $348,600, and the homeownership rate was 57.2%.

Most people in Lenexa, KS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lenexa, KS was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Lenexa, KS is home to a population of 57.5k people, from which 96.3% are citizens. As of 2022, 7.3% of Lenexa, KS residents were born outside of the country (4.2k people).

In 2022, there were 12.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (44.2k people) in Lenexa, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.62k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.32k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

96.3%
2022 Citizenship
96%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 96.3% of Lenexa, KS residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Lenexa, KS was 96%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Lenexa, KS
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    44.2k ± 1.25k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    3.62k ± 758
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    2.32k ± 763
9.5%
Hispanic Population
5.46k people

In 2022, there were 12.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (44.2k people) in Lenexa, KS than any other race or ethnicity. There were 3.62k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.32k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

9.5% of the people in Lenexa, KS are hispanic (5.46k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Lenexa, KS as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

7.3%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
4.2k people
8.13%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
4.61k people

As of 2022, 7.3% of Lenexa, KS residents (4.2k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Lenexa, KS was 8.13%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    733 ± 135
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    622 ± 218
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    409 ± 127

Lenexa, KS has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.18 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Lenexa, KS employs 33.4k people. The largest industries in Lenexa, KS are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,999 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (4,410 people), and Finance & Insurance (3,580 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($100,150), Public Administration ($86,321), and Finance & Insurance ($78,262).

Occupations

33.4k
2022 Value
± 1,448
2.31%
1 Year growth
± 6.05%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Lenexa, KS grew at a rate of 2.31%, from 32.6k employees to 33.4k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Lenexa, KS, are Management Occupations (5,166 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (3,830 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (3,572 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Lenexa, KS.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

33.4k
2022 Value
± 1,448
2.31%
1 Year growth
± 6.05%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Lenexa, KS grew at a rate of 2.31%, from 32.6k employees to 33.4k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Lenexa, KS, are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,999 people), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (4,410 people), and Finance & Insurance (3,580 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Lenexa, KS, though some of these residents may live in Lenexa, KS and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$67,973
Median earning men ± $2,934
$49,049
Median earning women ± $2,017

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($108,750), Public Administration ($98,247), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($88,261).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Information ($93,654), Wholesale Trade ($76,250), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($58,856).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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3.11%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.44M people employed in Kansas. This represents a 3.11% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.9%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Kansas went to Donald J. Trump with 56.2% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (41.6%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (2.23%).

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall are the senators currently representing the state of Kansas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Kansas

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Jerry Moran
Senator from Kansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Roger Marshall
Senator from Kansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Jerry Moran and Roger Marshall are the senators currently representing Kansas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Kansas

Kansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Kansas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2018, universities in Lenexa, KS awarded 34 degrees. The student population of Lenexa, KS in 2018 is skewed towards women, with 3 male students and 108 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Lenexa, KS are White (15 and 44.1%), followed by Black or African American (9 and 26.5%), Hispanic or Latino (5 and 14.7%), and Asian (3 and 8.82%).

The largest universities in Lenexa, KS by number of degrees awarded are Entourage Institute of Beauty and Esthetics-Lenexa Campus (34 and 100%).

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.872% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.778% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (605k), Some college (553k), and Bachelors Degree (450k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lenexa, KS was $348,600 in 2022, which is 1.24 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $299,400 to $348,600, a 16.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Lenexa, KS is 57.2%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Lenexa, KS have an average commute time of 19.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Lenexa, KS is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Lenexa, KS is $101,074. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Lenexa, KS was Census Tract 524.14 with a value of $119,722, followed by Census Tract 529.10 and Census Tract 530.05, with respective values of $115,273 and $110,223.

Property

$348,600
Median Property Value 2022
±$7,588
$13,851
Median Property Taxes
±$764

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Lenexa, KS the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

57.2%
Homeownership
2022
64.2%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 57.2% of the housing units in Lenexa, KS were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 59.6%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 524.14
  2. Census Tract 529.10
  3. Census Tract 530.05

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Lenexa, KS was Census Tract 524.14 with a value of $119,722, followed by Census Tract 529.10 and Census Tract 530.05, with respective values of $115,273 and $110,223.

The following map shows all of the places in Lenexa, KS colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$101,074
Median Household Income
± $4,800
24.2k
Number of Households
± 1,188

In 2022, the median household income of the 24.2k households in Lenexa, KS grew to $101,074 from the previous year's value of $96,477.

The following chart displays the households in Lenexa, KS distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Lenexa, KS is from Kansas.
0.462
2022 Wage GINI in Kansas
0.46
2021 Wage GINI in Kansas

In 2022, the income inequality in Kansas was 0.462 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.512% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Kansas was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Kansas in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (73.4%)
  2. Worked At Home (18.6%)
  3. Carpooled (5.81%)

In 2022, 73.4% of workers in Lenexa, KS drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (18.6%) and those who carpooled to work (5.81%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

19.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Lenexa, KS have a shorter commute time (19.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0.543% of the workforce in Lenexa, KS have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Lenexa, KS distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Lenexa, KS have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

5.83% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Lenexa, KS (3.32k out of 57k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 45 - 54.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Lenexa, KS is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

95.4% of the population of Lenexa, KS has health coverage, with 66.3% on employee plans, 4.83% on Medicaid, 12.3% on Medicare, 10.9% on non-group plans, and 1.12% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Johnson County, KS see 811 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.123% increase from the previous year (810 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1139 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 392 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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811 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Johnson County, KS

Primary care physicians in Johnson County, KS see an average of 811 patients per year. This represents a 0.123% increase from the previous year (810 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Johnson County, KS in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.6% under 18 years, 22.6% between 18 and 34 years, 38.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 15.1% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.8% were men and 50.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.64%
Uninsured
66.3%
Employer Coverage
4.83%
Medicaid
12.3%
Medicare
10.9%
Non-Group
1.12%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Lenexa, KS declined by 13.1% from 5.35% to 4.64%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Lenexa, KS changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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