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Kennett Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Kennett Area is 31,778. The Kennett Area population density is 58.08 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 86.48 people per square mile and is lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Kennett Area is white, which represent 86.29% of the total population. The average Kennett Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 31,778. #762

Population Density, #567

Kennett Area
58.08 per square mile
86.48 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:27,422 (86.29%, #452)
Black:3,334 (10.49%, #241)
Hispanic:1,887 (5.94%, #404)
Asian:25 (0.08%, #858)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):87 (0.27%, #591)
One Race, Other:450 (1.42%, see rank)
Two or More Races:460 (1.45%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:1,752 (92.85%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:47 (2.49%, see rank)
Cuban:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Central American:24 (1.27%, see rank)
South American:19 (1.01%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

20,987 (66.04%) out of the total population of 31,778 reported first ancestry.

 Kennett Area% of the Total PopulationMissouriU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.31%0.56%
Czech90.03%, see rank0.47%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.31%0.42%
Dutch5791.82%, see rank1.60%1.40%
English1,9506.14%, see rank9.24%8.02%
French3791.19%, see rank3.39%3.34%
German3,0079.46%, see rank24.92%15.03%
Greek20.01%, see rank0.27%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.25%0.46%
Irish3,48510.97%, see rank13.47%10.80%
Italian3291.04%, see rank3.50%5.52%
Norwegian410.13%, see rank0.72%1.42%
Polish370.12%, see rank1.75%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.10%0.44%
Russian40.01%, see rank0.51%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1360.43%, see rank1.16%0.99%
Scottish1960.62%, see rank1.70%1.72%
Subsaharan African740.23%, see rank0.58%0.95%
Swedish620.20%, see rank0.99%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.40%0.30%
Ukrainian110.03%, see rank0.13%0.31%
American5,27216.59%, see rank10.34%7.12%
Welsh400.13%, see rank0.61%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 15,283 (48.09%, see rank)
Females: 16,495 (51.91%, see rank)

Kennett Area
Male: 48.09%
Female: 51.91%
Male: 49.00%
Female: 51.00%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Kennett Area
39.70 years old
38.10 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Kennett Area
37.70 years old
36.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Kennett Area
41.50 years old
39.50 years old
38.80 years old

 Kennett Area% of the Total PopulationMissouriU.S.
Under 5 years2,2697.14%, see rank6.29%6.36%
5 to 9 years2,2267.00%, see rank6.50%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,3097.27%, see rank6.55%6.59%
15 to 19 years2,2507.08%, see rank6.78%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,8295.76%, see rank7.04%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,40510.71%, see rank13.15%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,75811.83%, see rank12.20%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,34313.67%, see rank14.18%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,01412.63%, see rank12.67%12.29%
65 to 74 years2,9339.23%, see rank8.07%7.64%
75 to 84 1,8035.67%, see rank4.59%4.25%
85 years and over6392.01%, see rank1.98%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Kennett AreaMissouriU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population20,895, 100%4,028,930209,056,129
Less Than High School5,877, 28.13%, see rank11.98%13.67%
High School Graduate8,404, 40.22%, see rank31.41%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree4,331, 20.73%, see rank29.95%29.09%
Bachelor Degree1,302, 6.23%, see rank16.69%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree981, 4.69%, see rank9.96%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#11.87, see rank13.4913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Kennett Area MissouriU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,01994.21%5.79%70.63%29.37%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,70095.54%, see rank4.46%, see rank86.91%13.09%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,65496.13%, see rank3.87%, see rank88.29%11.71%90.60%9.40%
College94893.25%, see rank6.75%, see rank75.17%24.83%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School8793.10%, see rank6.90%, see rank54.45%45.55%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Kennett AreaMissouriU.S.
Total Households12,727, 100%2,361,232116,211,092
Average Household Size2.44, see rank2.482.63
1 Person Households3,893, 30.59%, see rank29.09%27.57%
2 or More Person Households8,834, 69.41%, see rank70.91%72.43%
Family Households (Families)8,273, 65.00%, see rank64.92%66.22%
Average Family Size3.13, see rank3.153.32
Married-Couple Family5,741, 45.11%, see rank48.54%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,454, 35.00%, see rank35.08%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Kennett Area%MissouriU.S.
15 Years and Over Total24,974see rank4,862,037252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over11,811100%, see rank2,356,977123,281,364
Never Married3,37628.58%, see rank32.57%35.77%
Married6,49955.02%, see rank53.52%52.04%
Widowed3643.08%, see rank2.77%2.57%
Divorced1,57213.31%, see rank11.14%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over13,163100%, see rank2,505,060129,692,771
Never Married2,61719.88%, see rank26.93%29.48%
Married6,72651.10%, see rank50.29%49.19%
Widowed1,69512.88%, see rank9.82%9.16%
Divorced2,12516.14%, see rank12.95%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Kennett Area%MissouriU.S.
Native30,96197.43%, see rank96.09%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence21,36867.24%, see rank66.16%58.73%
Born in Different State9,49429.88%, see rank29.26%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
990.31%, see rank0.67%1.42%
Foreign Born8172.57%, see rank3.91%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1790.56%, see rank1.71%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship6382.01%, see rank2.21%7.09%
Born In Europe300.09%, see rank0.81%1.53%
Born In Asia170.05%, see rank1.44%3.82%
Born In Africa510.16%, see rank0.32%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.06%0.07%
Born In Latin America7192.26%, see rank1.18%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.10%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Kennett Area%MissouriU.S.
English12,20595.90%, see rank93.03%79.39%
Spanish4533.56%, see rank2.92%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages400.31%, see rank2.25%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages160.13%, see rank1.27%3.36%
Other130.10%, see rank0.52%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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