Kennewick Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Kennewick is 84,478. 28.72% is under 18, while 15.86% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 6.97% of the population was five years old or younger, 28.72% were 18 years or younger and 27.37% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 51.89% female and 48.11% male.

Kennewick Housing

According to the US Census, Kennewick has 32,119 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Kennewick was 95.52%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $330,200

Kennewick Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 80.67% of Kennewick's population. Residents of the city who were Asian Alone, made up 2.84% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Black Or African American Alone, constituting 1.90% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 1.15%

White Alone65.35%
Some Other Race Alone15.32%
Asian Alone2.84%
Black Or African American Alone1.90%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone1.15%
White Black Or African American0.83%

How Educated is Kennewick

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 16.6 of Kennewick residents had a bachelor's degree, while 9.6 had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 26.20% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Kennewick CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher87
Some College Or Associates Degree40.7
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency24.1
Bachelors Degree Or Higher23.4
Some College No Degree19.4
Bachelors Degree16.6

Average Income in Kennewick

The median household income in Kennewick is $56,041. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $56,041.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $70,296 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $85,977.

A closer examination of the income groups of Kennewick households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $35,000 and $49,999 (13.6%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (7.5%). 8.4% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$85,977
Nonfamily households$43,573