Living in Kennewick, WA

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

Kennewick, Washington Info Snack

Population
81,479
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
15.5%
Median Home
$215,500
Median Income
$59,533
Median Rent
$922

Kennewick SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Kennewick, WA Crime Report

2,740
Total Crimes
3,259.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.59%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kennewick
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,740 3,259.1 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 253 300.9 293.9 366.7
Murder 2 2.4 2.6 5.0
Robbery 49 58.3 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 148 176.0 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 2,487 2,958.2 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 378 449.6 453.6 340.5
Larceny 1,907 2,268.3 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 202 240.3 320.5 219.9

Kennewick, WA Cost Of Living

97
Kennewick's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Kennewick Washington National Average
Overall 97 116 100
Services 92 108 100
Groceries 101 108 100
Health 121 119 100
Housing 92 135 100
Transportation 114 116 100
Utilities 92 89 100

Kennewick, WA Photos

Kennewick Cable Bridge Vietnam Memorial
Source: Public Domain
Kennewick Cablebridge
Source: Public Domain
Richland Pasco Kennewick
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Kennewick in Washington

Map Of Kennewick, WA

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Population over time in Kennewick

Year Population % Change
2019 81,479 1.6%
2018 80,204 1.7%
2017 78,858 1.1%
2016 77,975 1.4%
2015 76,918 1.2%
2014 75,971 1.3%
2013 74,969 1.8%
2012 73,640 2.0%
2011 72,208 2.7%
2010 70,341 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kennewick

White
64.9% (52,861)
African American
1.8% (1,499)
American Indian
0.4% (357)
Asian
2.3% (1,862)
Hawaiian
0.0% (28)
Other
0.5% (393)
Two Or More
3.1% (2,534)
Hispanic
26.9% (21,945)
Race Kennewick WA USA
White 64.9% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 1.8% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.9% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Kennewick

Female
49.8% (40,588)
Male
50.2% (40,890)
Gender Kennewick WA USA
Female 49.8% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kennewick for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (5,703)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (5,703)
High School / GED
27.0% (21,999)
Some College
24.0% (19,554)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (8,147)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (13,036)
Master's Degree
7.0% (5,703)
Professional Degree
1.0% (814)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (814)
Education Kennewick WA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kennewick, Washington

Less than $10,000
5.4% (440,704)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (371,280)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (820,316)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (704,238)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.7% (1,034,420)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.7% (1,690,617)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (1,151,886)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (1,234,362)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (368,503)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (331,569)
Income Kennewick WA USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.7% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.7% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 9.5% 7.7%

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