Kennedale, Texas Population 2021

9,021
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Kennedale is a city located in Tarrant County Texas. With a 2020 population of 9,021, it is the 257th largest city in Texas and the 3314th largest city in the United States . Kennedale is currently growing at a rate of 2.13% annually and its population has increased by 33.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,763 in 2010. Kennedale reached it's highest population of 9,021 in 2021. Spanning over 7 miles, Kennedale has a population density of 1,367 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kennedale is $98,836 with a poverty rate of 4.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $944 per month, and the median house value is $215,500. The median age in Kennedale is 38.3 years, 38.6 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.

Kennedale Demographics

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

  • White: 74.10%
  • Black or African American: 9.70%
  • Other race: 6.84%
  • Asian: 6.75%
  • Two or more races: 2.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Kennedale, Texas is 9,021 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,457.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,763.

Kennedale, Texas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,07474.10%
Black or African American7959.70%
Some Other Race5616.84%
Asian5536.75%
Two or More Races2022.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.15%
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Kennedale Population by Race

Kennedale Population Pyramid $2021

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Kennedale Median Age

38.3


Total

38.6


Male

37.3


Female

Kennedale Adults

There are 6,031 adults, (1,253 of whom are seniors) in Kennedale.

Kennedale Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Kennedale Sex Ratio

Female

4,225

51.54%

Male

3,972

48.46%

Kennedale Population by Age

Kennedale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kennedale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.4%9.6%
Male76.7%23.3%
All73.4%26.6%
Non Family42%58%
Female33%67%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kennedale Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7582.9573.4
Married1,7543.3690.4
Non Family5691.2442
Female3063.3733
Male1293.9576.7

3.36

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Kennedale Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4147.67%
9th to 12th Grade4708.71%
High School Graduate1,50127.80%
Some College95017.60%
Associates Degree4648.59%
Bachelors Degree1,00618.63%
Graduate Degree59411.00%
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Kennedale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kennedale Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,3622,9981,080
Hispanic1,213693169
Other Race42414221
Black369369103
Asian320320185
2+ Races14212351
Islander121212

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

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

Kennedale Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,077$55,860$44,224
Less Than 9th Grade$30,781$42,054$16,200
High School Graduate$37,941$41,227$22,939
Some College$38,984$39,176$37,439
Bachelors Degree$65,167$79,185$56,078
Graduate Degree$85,690$101,250$81,429

$47,077

Average Earnings

$55,860

Average Male

$44,224

Average Female

Kennedale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kennedale Language by Age

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Kennedale Language

79.21% of Kennedale residents speak only English, while 20.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.78% of the population.

Kennedale Language

Kennedale Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6692485.31%
Hispanic1,988452.26%
Black795303.77%
Multiple20194.48%
Other56020.36%

4.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.01%

Male Poverty Rate

5.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kennedale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kennedale is White, with 5.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kennedale is Other, with 0.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.21%.

Kennedale Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.34%
High School3.53%
Some College2.06%
Bachelors or Greater1.44%

Kennedale Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed4.16%
Male Employed1.06%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Kennedale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kennedale Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,763$98,836
Families$88,264$109,017
Married Families$107,500-
Non Families$54,018$57,204
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Income by Household Type

Kennedale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Kennedale Married by Age and Sex

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Kennedale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Kennedale Marital Status by Race

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Kennedale Marital Status

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444

Number of Veterans

306

Male Veterans

138

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam264
First Gulf War102
Second Gulf War29
Korea25
World War II

Kennedale Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74177
55 to 6489
75+82
35 to 5480
18 to 3416

Kennedale Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3577.94%
Black469.58%
Hispanic412.89%
Asian4110.57%

Kennedale Veterans by Race

Kennedale Veterans by Education

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2.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kennedale Veterans by Education

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68%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Kennedale Employment by Age

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Kennedale Employment by Race

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Kennedale Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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61.86%

Born in Kennedale

87.39%

Native Born

12.61%

Foreign Born

6.44%

Non Citizen

6.17%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.39% of Kennedale residents were born in the United States, with 61.86% having been born in Texas. 6.44% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Kennedale Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,0211882.13%
20208,8331882.17%
20198,6451882.22%
20188,4571491.79%
20178,3084185.30%
20167,8901862.41%
20157,7043144.25%
20147,3901512.09%
20137,2391922.72%
20127,0471522.20%
20116,8951051.55%
20106,7909401.50%
20005,8501,7543.63%
19904,0961,5024.67%
19802,594-482-1.69%
19703,0760.00%

Kennedale Population by Year