Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$24,559$27,044$29,829
Median household income$40,857$49,593$55,322
Median income owner occupied$57,169$62,242$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,173$30,016$35,192
Median earnings male$33,403$34,901$36,919
Median earnings female$22,135$24,771$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level23.0%15.3%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Kennett is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Kennett is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Kennett is 4% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Kennett is 52% higher than the national average

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      $27,235 $40,857 $81,714
      $33,058 $49,593 $99,186
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Kennett median earnings by income bracket

      Kennett employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.4%8.4%
      Manufacturing sector18.0%18.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%2.3%
      Wholesale & retail services18.9%18.9%
      Public administration3.1%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.4%12.4%
      Education, health & social services10.9%10.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Holcomb, MO746$44,58319.4%
      Bragg City, MO131$43,75020.9%
      Cooter, MO347$43,37021.6%
      Rives, MO103$43,00022.3%
      Wardell, MO420$41,48425.0%
      Kennett, MO10,069$40,85726.1%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Lexington, NE10,069$55,9131.1%
      Española, NM10,071$37,20632.7%
      Marina del Rey, CA10,065$120,437117.7%
      Purcellville, VA10,063$132,063138.7%
      Cedartown, GA10,062$29,58346.5%
      Kennett, MO10,069$40,85726.1%
      Source: The Kennett, MO employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).