Wilson County is located in southeast Kansas. The County Seat is Fredonia and the largest city is Neodesha. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.wilson.kansasgov.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 9,028 and the 2010 census population was 9,409. The land area is 570.42 square miles and there are 16.5 persons per square mile.
95% of the population is White, 0.5% is Black or African American, 2.8% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.6% is Asian, 1.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 2.3% is two or more races. 81.9% have a high school degree or higher, and 13% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $63,200, there are 3,791 households, an average of 2.40 persons per household. The per capita income is $19,929, the median household income is $38,917, and 17.8% of the persons in Wilson County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was unavailable. Retail sales (in $1000) were $54,160, and sales per capita were $5,539.
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