Kennett Square, Pennsylvania Population 2020

6,217

Kennett Square is a city located in Pennsylvania. With a 2020 population of 6,217, it is the 140th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 4208th largest city in the United States. Kennett Square is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually and its population has increased by 2.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,072 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Kennett Square has a population density of 5,836 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kennett Square is $83,993 with a poverty rate of 10.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,107 per month, and the median house value is $253,000. The median age in Kennett Square is 35.9 years, 36.1 years for males, and 35.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.8 males.

Kennett Square Demographics

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

  • White: 83.60%
  • Other race: 8.33%
  • Black or African American: 5.34%
  • Two or more races: 1.70%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania is 6,217, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,195.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,072.

Kennett Square, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,14983.60%
Some Other Race5138.33%
Black or African American3295.34%
Two or More Races1051.70%
Asian631.02%

Kennett Square Population Pyramid 2020

Kennett Square Median Age

35.9


Total

36.1


Male

35.7


Female

Kennett Square Adults

There are 4,856 adults, (667 of whom are seniors) in Kennett Square.

Kennett Square Age Dependency

47

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Kennett Square Sex Ratio

Female

3,114

50.56%

Male

3,045

49.44%

Kennett Square Households and Families

Kennett Square Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kennett Square Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.1%29.9%
All54.3%45.7%
Non Family47.2%52.8%
Female42.8%57.2%
Male15.6%84.4%

54.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0952.9254.3
Married9473.8370.1
Non Family6571.2547.2
Female3183.3442.8
Male1733.4815.6

3.59

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kennett Square Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade94623.04%
9th to 12th Grade2145.21%
High School Graduate1,06225.86%
Some College55213.44%
Associates Degree1754.26%
Bachelors Degree82820.17%
Graduate Degree3298.01%

Kennett Square Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2102,1231,034
Hispanic1,57757795
Other Race3216113
Black26520719
Multiple Races65269
Asian53389

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.06%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,516$41,320$23,355
Less Than High School$24,050$30,986$13,375
High School Grad$31,038$31,875$24,104
Some College$28,929$29,900$26,875
Bachelors Degree$56,607$82,292$38,714
Graduate Degree$70,227$84,464$48,750

$31,516

Average Earnings

$41,320

Average Male

$23,355

Average Female

Kennett Square Language

Kennett Square Language by Age

Kennett Square Language

53.90% of Kennett Square residents speak only English, while 46.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 44.43% of the population.

Kennett Square Poverty

Kennett Square Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,78851118.33%
Other5138215.98%
White2,946762.58%
Black327319.48%
Multiple1052120.00%

10.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.41%

Male Poverty Rate

11.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kennett Square

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kennett Square is Multiple, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kennett Square is White, with 2.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.92%.

Name Poverty
Some College9.87%
Less Than High School8.79%
Bachelors or Greater3.46%
High School2.78%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed74.16%
Female Employed8.77%
Female Unemployed4.35%
Male Employed2.33%

Kennett Square Income

Kennett Square Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,536$83,993
Families$81,111$92,004
Married Families$87,448-
Non Families$48,601$60,580

Kennett Square Marital Status

Kennett Square Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Kennett Square Married by Age and Sex

Kennett Square 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 35-44.

Kennett Square Marital Status by Race

Kennett Square Veterans

121

Number of Veterans

121

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War43
Vietnam14
World War II12
Korea6
Second Gulf War

$Kennett Square Veterans by Education

0.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kennett Square Employment Status

75.4%

Labor Force Participation

71.2%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Kennett Square 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

37.67%

Born in Pennsylvania

64.47%

Native Born

35.53%

Foreign Born

28.32%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

64.47% of Kennett Square residents were born in the United States, with 37.67% having been born in Pennsylvania. 28.32% 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
20206,217110.18%
20196,206110.18%
20186,195240.39%
20176,171110.18%
20166,16090.15%
20156,151240.39%
20146,127200.33%
20136,107220.36%
20126,085120.20%
20116,073240.40%
20106,0497761.38%
20005,273550.10%
19905,2185031.02%
19804,715-161-0.34%
19704,8765211.14%
19604,3556561.65%
19503,6993240.92%
19403,3752840.88%
19303,0910.00%