Kenosha, Wisconsin Population 2021

100,016
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Kenosha Demographics

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

  • White: 79.29%
  • Black or African American: 11.52%
  • Two or more races: 3.63%
  • Other race: 2.81%
  • Asian: 2.02%
  • Native American: 0.68%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Kenosha, Wisconsin is 100,016based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 99,908.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 99,218.

Kenosha, Wisconsin Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White79,03979.29%
Black or African American11,48911.52%
Two or More Races3,6203.63%
Some Other Race2,8022.81%
Asian2,0132.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native6770.68%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander480.05%
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Kenosha Population By Race

Kenosha Population Pyramid 2021

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Kenosha Median Age

35.8


Total

34.8


Male

37


Female

Kenosha Adults

There are 75,080 adults, (12,819 of whom are seniors) in Kenosha.

Kenosha Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Kenosha Sex Ratio

Mujer

50,883

51.04%

Masculino

48,805

48.96%

Kenosha Population by Age

Kenosha Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kenosha Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
All55.9%44.1%
Masculino47.2%52.8%
Non Family43.6%56.4%
Mujer32.5%67.5%

55.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kenosha Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,0722.5355.9
Married15,2503.2277.9
Non Family14,7441.343.6
Mujer5,6953.432.5
Masculino2,3833.6947.2

3.18

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Kenosha Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8554.42%
9th to 12th Grade4,4996.96%
High School Graduate19,76630.59%
Some College15,60024.14%
Associates Degree6,1279.48%
Bachelors Degree9,91915.35%
Graduate Degree5,8529.06%
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Kenosha Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kenosha Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White47,48143,93413,012
Hispanic8,6216,301909
Black6,1575,030950
Other Race1,479954130
Asian1,4061,241643
2+ Races1,076830249
Native American43936678
Islander16116

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 45.73%.

Kenosha Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Masculino Mujer
Overall$37,185$43,257$32,141
Less Than 9th Grade$24,679$25,425$22,453
High School Graduate$30,445$34,349$23,580
Some College$36,843$44,252$31,496
Bachelors Degree$51,820$61,381$46,867
Graduate Degree$67,506$71,626$60,865

$37,185

Average Earnings

$43,257

Average Male

$32,141

Average Female

Kenosha Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kenosha Language by Age

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Kenosha Language

84.65% of Kenosha residents speak only English, while 15.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.63% of the population.

Kenosha Language

Kenosha Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White63,5657,60111.96%
Hispanic17,4723,56420.40%
Black10,9303,39131.02%
Other2,77287831.67%
Multiple3,49476521.89%
Asian1,93728414.66%
Native66811116.62%

16.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.02%

Male Poverty Rate

17.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kenosha

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kenosha is Other, with 31.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kenosha is White, with 11.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.35%.

Kenosha Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.65%
High School14.92%
Some College9.21%
Bachelors or Greater5.87%

Kenosha Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.93%
Male Unemployed25.98%
Female Employed10.14%
Male Employed6.41%

Kenosha Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kenosha Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,417$72,291
Families$69,367$83,650
Married Families$87,821$103,740
Non Families$35,533$49,904
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Income by Household Type

Kenosha Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

40.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Kenosha Married by Age and Sex

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Kenosha 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 35-44.

Kenosha Marital Status by Race

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Kenosha Marital Status

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5,232

Number of Veterans

4,843

Male Veterans

389

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,508
First Gulf War1,040
Second Gulf War987
Korea381
World War II199

Kenosha Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,444
65 to 741,215
55 to 641,104
75+1,030
18 to 34439

Kenosha Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6727.58%
Black4145.44%
Hispanic2292.10%
2+ Races1015.93%
Other Race261.41%
Asian110.71%
Native American81.76%

Kenosha Veterans by Race

Kenosha Veterans by Education

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8.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kenosha Veterans by Education

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67.8%

Labor Force Participation

62.8%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Kenosha Employment by Age

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Kenosha Employment by Race

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Kenosha 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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54.62%

Born in Kenosha

92.38%

Native Born

7.62%

Foreign Born

3.99%

Non Citizen

3.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.38% of Kenosha residents were born in the United States, with 54.62% having been born in Wisconsin. 3.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Kenosha Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021100,016360.04%
202099,980360.04%
201999,944360.04%
201899,9081230.12%
201799,7853970.40%
201699,388-91-0.09%
201599,479-249-0.25%
201499,728240.02%
201399,704-155-0.16%
201299,8592990.30%
201199,5601630.16%
201099,3979,0450.96%
200090,35210,0001.18%
199080,3522,6670.34%
198077,685-1,120-0.14%
197078,80510,9061.50%
196067,89913,5312.25%
195054,3685,6031.09%
194048,765-1,497-0.30%
193050,2629,7902.19%
192040,47219,1016.59%
191021,3719,7656.30%
190011,6065,0745.92%
18906,5321,4932.63%
18805,0397301.58%
18704,3093190.77%
18603,9905351.45%
18503,4550.00%

Kenosha Population by Year