The City of Kennewick had a population of 79,362 as of July 1, 2015. Kennewick ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Kennewick is located at latitude 46.1983 and longitude -119.1736 in Benton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Kennewick (see map below) encompass a land area of 26.87 sq. miles and a water area of 1.43 sq. miles. Benton County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 407 feet.
The City of Kennewick (GNIS ID: 2410184) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kennewick population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||78,323|
|Population in Familes||63,897|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,039|
|Average Household Size||2.67|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||30,731 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||17,398 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||11,885 (38.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,448 ( 4.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$214,455|
|Average Home Value||$239,052|
|Median Household Income||$52,873|
|Average Household Income||$70,703|
|Per Capita Income||$26,250|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.07%|
|Per Capita Income||2.49%|
The table below compares Kennewick to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 13||98th|
|Population Density1||# 87||86th|
|Diversity Index2||# 85||87th|
|Median Household Income||# 321||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 308||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.