Living in Kent, OH

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Kent, Ohio Info Snack

Population
29,811
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
29.6%
Median Home
$146,700
Median Income
$32,993
Median Rent
$801

Kent SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8.5

Kent, OH Crime Report

423
Total Crimes
1,421.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-42.61%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kent
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 423 1,421.3 2,348.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 30 100.8 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.6 5.0
Robbery 8 26.9 75.7 81.6
Aggravated Assault 19 63.8 163.9 250.2
Property Crime 393 1,320.5 2,055.7 2,109.9
Burglary 65 218.4 375.5 340.5
Larceny 315 1,058.4 1,520.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 43.7 159.7 219.9

Kent, OH Cost Of Living

92
Kent's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kent Ohio National Average
Overall 92 91 100
Services 99 100 100
Groceries 103 98 100
Health 98 96 100
Housing 77 73 100
Transportation 93 102 100
Utilities 94 91 100

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Rankings for Kent in Ohio

Map Of Kent, OH

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Population over time in Kent

Year Population % Change
2019 29,811 -0.0%
2018 29,824 0.2%
2017 29,771 0.0%
2016 29,761 0.7%
2015 29,563 0.7%
2014 29,367 -6.2%
2013 31,301 7.7%
2012 29,076 0.6%
2011 28,892 0.2%
2010 28,845 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kent

White
78.1% (23,277)
African American
8.2% (2,433)
American Indian
0.2% (55)
Asian
5.0% (1,490)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (27)
Two Or More
5.2% (1,565)
Hispanic
3.2% (964)
Race Kent OH USA
White 78.1% 78.9% 60.7%
African American 8.2% 12.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 5.0% 2.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.2% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.2% 3.8% 18.0%

Gender in Kent

Female
51.7% (15,399)
Male
48.3% (14,411)
Gender Kent OH USA
Female 51.7% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kent for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,490)
High School / GED
22.0% (6,558)
Some College
22.0% (6,558)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,086)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (6,260)
Master's Degree
18.0% (5,365)
Professional Degree
1.0% (298)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (1,192)
Education Kent OH USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kent, Ohio

Less than $10,000
17.3% (514,511)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (288,608)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.9% (444,686)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (267,797)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.4% (281,215)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (456,461)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (247,535)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.8% (232,748)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (164,293)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (83,241)
Income Kent OH USA
Less than $10,000 17.3% 6.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 4.6% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.9% 9.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 9.8% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.4% 13.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 13.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.8% 14.1% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 4.9% 7.7%

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