Kenton is a city located in Hardin County Ohio. Kenton has a 2020 population of 7,883. It is also the county seat of Hardin County. Kenton is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -0.81% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,947 in 2010.
The average household income in Kenton is $46,113 with a poverty rate of 18.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $608 per month, and the median house value is $76,400. The median age in Kenton is 39.2 years, 37.1 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kentonwas:
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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.87% of Kenton residents speak only English, while 1.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.56% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Kenton is Black, with 19.44% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Kenton is Multiple, with 10.96% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.04%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Kenton
99.48% of Kenton residents were born in the United States, with 85.67% having been born in Ohio. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.
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