Kenner, Louisiana Population 2018

Kenner, Louisiana's estimated population is 67,451 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Kenner, Louisiana is the 7th largest city in Louisiana based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4536.45 people/mi² (1751.53 people/km²), with a household density of 740.95 people/km² (1919.07 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 38 years, 35.7 years for males, and 40.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 28,534 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.2%, with a median rent of $940/month. The median house has 5.4 rooms, and has a value of $169,700.

The median income for households in Kenner, Louisiana is $50,979, while the mean household income is $68,481. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201767,45120.00%
201667,4492150.32%
201567,2341540.23%
201467,080290.04%
201367,051980.15%
201266,953700.10%
201166,8831600.24%
201066,723-3,794-0.55%
200070,517-1,516-0.21%
199072,0335,6510.82%
198066,38236,5248.32%
197029,85812,8215.77%
196017,03711,50211.90%
19505,5353,1358.72%
19402,4001,1001.54%
19001,3000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White43,526
Black or African American16,324
Some Other Race3,289
Asian2,708
Two or More Races945
American Indian and Alaska Native162

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Kenner La Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Kenner La Median Age

38


Total

35.7


Male

40.4


Female

Kenner La Adults

There are 51,956 adults, (10,177 of which are seniors) in Kenner La.

Kenner La Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kenner La Sex Ratio

Female

33,723

50.37%

Male

33,231

49.63%

Kenner La Households and Families

Kenner La Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kenner La Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All59.3%40.7%
Male52.8%47.2%
Female45.1%54.9%
Non Family41.4%58.6%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kenner La Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,0842.6559.3
Married11,4333.3378.2
Non Family8,5841.2141.4
Female3,7863.5445.1
Male1,2813.6252.8

3.32

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kenner La Households

Kenner La Education

Kenner La Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7305.93%
9th to 12th Grade4,3279.40%
High School Graduate14,77732.10%
Some College10,35422.49%
Associates Degree2,6605.78%
Bachelors Degree7,96017.29%
Graduate Degree3,2247.00%

Kenner La Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,74721,5647,226
Hispanic10,2697,5871,611
Black9,8377,9541,164
Other Race2,2041,396238
Asian1,9051,6501,122
Multiple Races48637454
Native American1119721

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 58.90%.

Kenner La Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,599$39,051$26,853
Less Than High School$21,748$26,135$14,926
High School Grad$27,290$36,158$20,230
Some College$35,182$37,486$29,569
Bachelors Degree$49,721$61,321$42,085
Graduate Degree$70,528$100,000$58,021

$33,599

Average Earnings

$39,051

Average Male

$26,853

Average Female

Kenner La Language

Kenner La Language by Age

Kenner La Language

74.35% of Kenner La residents speak only English, while 25.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.72% of the population.

Kenner La Poverty

Kenner La Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black16,2865,18131.81%
Hispanic15,2332,72417.88%
White31,6852,0616.50%
Other3,27792028.07%
Asian2,6972248.31%
Multiple91813014.16%
Native162148.64%

15.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.79%

Male Poverty Rate

18.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kenner La

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kenner La is Black, with 31.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kenner La is White, with 6.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.87%.

Kenner La Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.09%
High School14.66%
Some College8.32%
Bachelors or Greater4.21%

Kenner La Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.34%
Male Unemployed29.17%
Female Employed9.37%
Male Employed4.22%

Kenner La Income

Kenner La Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,979$68,481
Families$63,811$80,055
Married Families$74,683$93,297
Non Families$31,621$44,016

Kenner La Marital Status

Kenner La Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Kenner La Married by Age and Sex

Kenner La Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Kenner La Marital Status by Race

Kenner La Veterans

Kenner La Veterans by War

3,030

Number of Veterans

2,893

Male Veterans

137

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,243
Second Gulf War469
First Gulf War409
Korea291
World War II234

Kenner La Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74966
75+685
35 to 54610
55 to 64554
18 to 34215

Kenner La Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,3936.81%
Black5564.80%
Hispanic3763.27%
Other612.66%
Asian120.54%
2 or More81.46%

Kenner La Veterans by Education

8.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kenner La Employment Status

Kenner La Employment by Age

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Kenner La Employment by Race

Kenner La Employment by Education

Kenner La Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

67.40%

Born in Louisiana

82.15%

Native Born

17.85%

Foreign Born

9.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.15% of Kenner La residents were born in the United States, with 67.40% having been born in Louisiana. 9.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.