Kensett demographics profile

StatisticKensettArkansasNational
Population1,5582,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)8525591
Median age37.237.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%42%43%
Speak English79%93%79%
Speak Spanish21%5%13%
Kensett, AR has a population of 1,558 and is the 12,469th largest city in the United States. The population density is 852 per sq mi which is 1435% higher than the Arkansas average and 840% higher than the national average. The median age in Kensett is 37 which is approximately 1% lower than the Arkansas average of 38. In Kensett, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 79% speak English and 21% speak Spanish. 63% of Kensett residents were born in Arkansas, 26% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 11% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Kensett is 1435% higher than Arkansas.
  • The median age in Kensett is 1% lower than Arkansas.
  • In Kensett 68.61% of the population is White.
  • In Kensett 16.75% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Kensett 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Kensett population breakdown by race

RaceKensettArkansasNational
White68.61%77.72%73.35%
Black or African American16.75%15.52%12.63%
Asian0.00%1.40%5.22%
American Indian0.77%0.63%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
Mixed race3.08%2.23%3.06%
Other race10.78%2.28%4.75%
In Kensett, 21.8% 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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Source: The Kensett, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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