Kennewick SnackAbility

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

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Kennewick, Washington Info Snack

Kennewick (/knwk/) is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, along the southwest bank of the Columbia River, just southeast of the confluence of the Columbia and Yakima rivers and across from the confluence of the Columbia and the Snake. It is the most populous of the three cities collectively referred to as the Tri-Cities (the others being Pasco across the Columbia and Richland across the Yakima). The population was 73,917 at the 2010 census. April 1, 2013 estimates from the Washington State Office of Financial Management put the city's population at 76,410.
Population
78,858
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
16.7%
Median Home
$182,900
Median Income
$54,420
Median Rent
$874

Rankings for Kennewick in Washington

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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Population 53,991

8

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9

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10

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Map Of Kennewick, WA

Population over time in Kennewick

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Kennewick Per 100k

Crime Kennewick WA USA
Violent Crime 261.4 304.5 382.9
Murder 1.2 3.1 5.3
Robbery 72.4 72.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 150.9 184.6 248.9
Property Crime 2733.8 3173.6 2362.0
Burglary 376.7 590.4 430.4
Larceny 2125.2 2194.4 1694.0
Car Theft 231.9 388.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Kennewick

White
64.7% (51,036)
African American
2.0% (1,604)
American Indian
0.4% (345)
Asian
2.1% (1,656)
Hawaiian
0.1% (104)
Other
0.4% (314)
Two Or More
3.3% (2,582)
Hispanic
26.9% (21,217)
Race Kennewick WA USA
White 64.7% 69.8% 61.5%
African American 2.0% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 8.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 4.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 26.9% 12.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Kennewick, Washington

Less than $10,000
6.1% (481,033)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (339,089)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (1,009,382)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (701,836)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (1,096,126)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (1,537,731)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (1,056,697)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.9% (1,096,126)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (299,660)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (283,888)
Income Kennewick WA USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 5.6% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 12.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.9% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 7.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 7.3% 6.3%

Gender in Kennewick

Female
50.3% (39,672)
Male
49.7% (39,185)
Gender Kennewick WA USA
Female 50.3% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kennewick for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.9% (5,440)
9-12th Grade
6.4% (5,009)
High School / GED
27.6% (21,746)
Some College
25.2% (19,835)
Associate's Degree
10.4% (8,199)
Bachelor's Degree
15.1% (11,930)
Master's Degree
6.2% (4,914)
Professional Degree
1.5% (1,185)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (596)
Education Kennewick WA USA
< 9th Grade 6.9% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.4% 5.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.6% 22.5% 27.3%
Some College 25.2% 24.0% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.4% 9.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.1% 21.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.2% 9.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.5% 1.4%

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