Statewide Claims to Fame

Kearney is 6th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Residents younger than 18

Kearney is 11th in Missouri out of 140 other cities in Race - White

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Current population (2012) 8,846 84th 6,021,988 313,914,040
Size in square miles 12.9 40th 68,741.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 649.1 134th 87.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Residents younger than 5 7.5% 45th 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 32.0% 6th 23.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 9.1% 127th 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 95.3% 23rd 86.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 28.8% 54th 25.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Race - White 96.2% 11th 83.9% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.4% 136th 11.7% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 63rd 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 123rd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 25th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.8% 77th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 3.3% 43rd 3.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 94.1% 22nd 80.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Female residents 51.9% 79th 51.0% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.2% 117th 3.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Housing units 3,120 111th 2,723,415 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 9.8% 125th 19.6% 25.9%
Households 3,070 104th 2,354,104 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 72.4% 44th 69.5% 66.1%
Home median value $173,800 37th $138,900 $186,200
People per household 2.6 31st 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Income per capita $28,858 39th $25,371 $27,915
Income per household $73,006 24th $47,202 $52,762
Income below poverty line 2.3% 137th 14.3% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Kearney Rank Missouri US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 920 83rd 501,064 27,092,908
Retail sales $110,199 96th $76,575,216 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $13,320 87th $12,957 $12,990

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