Kennett is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 10,662 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Kennett is the 71st largest community in Missouri.
Unlike some cities, Kennett isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Kennett are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kennett is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Kennett who work in office and administrative support (12.02%), sales jobs (9.31%), and teaching (8.71%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 17.74 minutes getting to work every day.
Kennett is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Kennett with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.99% of adults in Kennett have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Kennett in 2010 was $18,641, which is middle income relative to Missouri, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,564 for a family of four. However, Kennett contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Kennett is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Kennett home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kennett residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Kennett include German, English, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Kennett is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Indo-European.