Kenansville, North Carolina Population 2020

847

Kenansville is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 847, it is the 350th largest city in North Carolina and the 11020th largest city in the United States. Kenansville is currently declining at a rate of -0.47% annually and its population has decreased by -0.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 855 in 2010. Kenansville reached it's highest population of 862 in 2011. Spanning over 2 miles, Kenansville has a population density of 400 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kenansville is $42,727 with a poverty rate of 15.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $386 per month, and the median house value is $101,600. The median age in Kenansville is 57.2 years, 53.7 years for males, and 59.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.5 males.

Kenansville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kenansville was:

  • White: 57.68%
  • Black or African American: 34.84%
  • Two or more races: 6.32%
  • Other race: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kenansville, North Carolina is 847, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 855.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 855.

Kenansville, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44757.68%
Black or African American27034.84%
Two or More Races496.32%
Some Other Race91.16%

Kenansville Population Pyramid 2020

Kenansville Median Age

57.2


Total

53.7


Male

59.4


Female

Kenansville Adults

There are 706 adults, (251 of whom are seniors) in Kenansville.

Kenansville Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

55.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Kenansville Sex Ratio

Female

444

57.29%

Male

331

42.71%

Kenansville Households and Families

Kenansville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kenansville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
Female63%37%
All49.6%50.4%
Non Family21.3%78.7%
Male0%0%

49.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3651.8449.6
Non Family1971.0721.3
Married1222.6790.2
Female462.9363
Male00

2.74

Average Family Size

1.84

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kenansville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.47%
9th to 12th Grade477.24%
High School Graduate19630.20%
Some College23035.44%
Associates Degree6610.17%
Bachelors Degree8312.79%
Graduate Degree111.69%

Kenansville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White35934765
Black25921124
Hispanic3128
Other Race99
Multiple Races555

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,750$46,250$22,375
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$34,500$41,250$
Some College$26,484$51,875$
Bachelors Degree$41,827$$41,875
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,750

Average Earnings

$46,250

Average Male

$22,375

Average Female

Kenansville Language

Kenansville Language by Age

Kenansville Language

98.69% of Kenansville residents speak only English, while 1.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Kenansville Poverty

Kenansville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2195525.11%
Multiple493367.35%
White383164.18%

15.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.58%

Male Poverty Rate

16.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kenansville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kenansville is Multiple, with 67.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kenansville is White, with 4.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.14%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.00%
Bachelors or Greater15.85%
High School13.04%
Some College3.49%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed7.38%
Male Employed2.29%

Kenansville Income

Kenansville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,673$42,727
Families$49,750$66,171
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$16,354$22,734

Kenansville Marital Status

Kenansville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

37.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Kenansville Married by Age and Sex

Kenansville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Kenansville Marital Status by Race

Kenansville Veterans

82

Number of Veterans

82

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
First Gulf War13
Korea3
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7444
55 to 6435
75+3
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black4818.25%
White348.33%
Hispanic1135.48%

$Kenansville Veterans by Education

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kenansville Employment Status

40.4%

Labor Force Participation

35.8%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Kenansville 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

76.39%

Born in North Carolina

98.32%

Native Born

1.68%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.32% of Kenansville residents were born in the United States, with 76.39% having been born in North Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020847-4-0.47%
2019851-4-0.47%
2018855-1-0.12%
2017856-4-0.47%
201686030.35%
2015857-5-0.58%
201486220.23%
2013860-2-0.23%
20128620.00%
201186270.82%
20108550.00%