Kearney demographics profile

StatisticKearneyMissouriNational
Population9,2596,059,651318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)7199091
Median age33.938.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%42%43%
Speak English99%94%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%
Kearney, MO has a population of 9,259 and is the 4,167th largest city in the United States. The population density is 719 per sq mi which is 699% higher than the Missouri average and 694% higher than the national average. The median age in Kearney is 34 which is approximately 11% lower than the Missouri average of 38. In Kearney, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 66% of Kearney residents were born in Missouri, 34% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Kearney is 699% higher than Missouri.
  • The median age in Kearney is 11% lower than Missouri.
  • In Kearney 94.11% of the population is White.
  • In Kearney 0.27% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Kearney 0.21% of the population is Asian.

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Kearney population breakdown by race

RaceKearneyMissouriNational
White94.11%82.53%73.35%
Black or African American0.27%11.58%12.63%
Asian0.21%1.78%5.22%
American Indian0.05%0.42%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.11%0.18%
Mixed race4.22%2.44%3.06%
Other race1.13%1.13%4.75%
In Kearney, 4.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Kearney age breakdown

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Source: The Kearney, MO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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