Kent Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Kent is 134,837. 29.12% is under 18, while 11.42% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 6.11% of the population was five years old or younger, 29.12% were 18 years or younger and 21.90% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 49.47% female and 50.53% male.

Kent Housing

According to the US Census, Kent has 47,926 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Kent was 96.06%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $523,000

Kent Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Asian Alone constitute 63.26% of Kent's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 12.76% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 9.71% of the city's population and Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone at 2.63%

White Alone39.66%
Asian Alone23.60%
Black Or African American Alone12.76%
Some Other Race Alone9.71%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone2.63%
White Black Or African American1.28%

How Educated is Kent

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 21.2 of Kent residents had a bachelor's degree, while 8.3 had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 29.50% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Kent CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher83.9
Some College Or Associates Degree40
Bachelors Degree Or Higher27.3
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency24.9
Bachelors Degree21.2
Some College No Degree20.8

Average Income in Kent

The median household income in Kent is $81,373. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $81,373.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $93,389 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $120,444.

A closer examination of the income groups of Kent households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $100,000 and $149,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $50,000 and $74,999 (20.9%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (10.8%). 4.0% 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$120,444
Nonfamily households$61,646