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Kenton is 17th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Residents younger than 5

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 8,195 197th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.0 188th 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,639.9 193rd 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 7.9% 17th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.5% 67th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.5% 140th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 84.5% 226th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 9.2% 274th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Race - White 96.2% 43rd 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.9% 235th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 125th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.3% 268th 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 37th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 205th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.2% 114th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 95.2% 42nd 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Female residents 52.9% 73rd 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.8% 261st 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Housing units 3,773 202nd 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 28.6% 85th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 3,391 205th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 52.1% 258th 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $81,700 263rd $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.4 154th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $16,319 271st $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $31,385 263rd $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 23.2% 35th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Kenton Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 535 228th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $122,260 186th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $15,244 116th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $13,792 191st $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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