Kennett, Missouri

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Population in 2013: 10,916 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 5,270  (48.3%)
Females: 5,646  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Missouri median age:  38.1 years

Zip codes: 63857.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,522 (it was $26,088 in 2000)
Kennett:

$30,522
MO:

$46,931

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,785 (it was $14,397 in 2000)

Kennett city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $87,212 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Kennett:

$87,212
MO:

$133,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $107,057; Detached houses: $109,006; Townhouses or other attached units: $29,500; Mobile homes: $70,098

Median gross rent in 2013: $505.

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  • Races in Kennett, MO (2010)

    Kennett races chart
    • 8,51677.9%White alone
    • 1,74916.0%Black alone
    • 3883.5%Hispanic
    • 1741.6%Two or more races
    • 630.6%Asian alone
    • 240.2%American Indian alone
    • 110.1%Other race alone
    • 70.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Kennett detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kennett: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (18.9%), Irish (14.6%), German (10.8%), English (8.2%), Dutch (1.6%), French (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1873

Elevation: 267 feet

Land area: 6.66 square miles.

Population density: 1,640 people per square mile   (low).

Kennett, Missouri map

For population 25 years and over in Kennett:

  • High school or higher: 77.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kennett city:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

206 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Missouri:

3.9%



According to our research of Missouri and other state lists there were 63 registered sex offenders living in Kennett, Missouri as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kennett to the number of sex offenders is 173 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $895 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $669 (0.7%)

Kennett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jonesboro, AR (45.8 miles , pop. 55,515).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (77.6 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (407.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Nimmons, AR (2.3 miles) , Bragg City, MO (2.8 miles) , Senath, MO (3.1 miles ), Rives, MO (3.2 miles) , Holcomb, MO (3.4 miles ), Greenway, AR (3.4 miles ), Piggott, AR (3.6 miles ), Pascola, MO (3.6 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 24 buildings, average cost: $89,900
  • 1998: 22 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2000: 23 buildings, average cost: $126,900
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $145,600
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2007: 16 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $104,400
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $162,700
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $20,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.24 N, Longitude: 90.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,126 (+10.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,950 (73.0%)

Area code: 573

Kennett household income distribution Kennett home values distribution

Property values in Kennett, MO


Crime rates in Kennett by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0001010200100
per 100,000 0.00.00.09.00.09.00.018.70.00.09.10.00.0
Rapes 1562720373311
per 100,000 8.843.853.517.963.118.00.028.165.728.827.39.19.2
Robberies 414581012108876911
per 100,000 35.3122.644.671.690.2108.091.774.875.167.254.782.1100.9
Assaults 34186454432721302846321628
per 100,000 300.1157.7570.5483.5387.7243.0192.5280.7262.9441.9291.7146.0257.0
Burglaries 5910195118189185161138129157147153154
per 100,000 520.8884.7846.81,056.51,703.91,665.31,475.81,291.01,211.41,508.31,339.81,396.01,413.2
Thefts 313292323345534487477512410369357479541
per 100,000 2,762.82,557.82,879.03,088.94,814.34,383.84,372.54,790.03,850.13,545.03,253.74,370.44,964.7
Auto thefts 12151228352825151624332433
per 100,000 105.9131.4107.0250.7315.5252.0229.2140.3150.2230.6300.8219.0302.8
Arson N/A201081214431
per 100,000 N/A17.50.09.00.072.09.218.79.438.436.527.49.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 239.1285.2362.3377.4504.7436.4371.8442.7388.2407.6372.1360.2421.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Kennett detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 27 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Missouri average:

2.42
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.8%
Missouri:

6.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +183 (+1.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Kennett: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Kennett, Missouri

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kennett-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Kennett city center killed 17 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/21/1999, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the city center caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kennett-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 25.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 44.3 miles away from Kennett center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 70.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 194.0 miles away from Kennett center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 67.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dunklin County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kennett topographic map

Birthplace of: Sheryl Crow - (born 1962), musician, Glennray Tutor - Artist, Gib Singleton - Sculptor, Dan Landrum - Busker, Jeff Stone (baseball) - Baseball player, William Howard Billings - Judge.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kennett:

  • LEGACY HOSPICE, INC (607 BILLINGTON)
  • TWIN RIVERS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1301 FIRST ST)
  • HOPE AGAIN DIALYSIS CENTER (1207 STATE RTE V V)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - KENNETT (715 TEACO RD)
  • VISITING NURSE ASSN OF SOUTHEAST MISSOURI INC (PO BOX 768)
  • HERITAGE NURSING CENTER (1802 ST FRANCIS, P O BOX 827)
  • HERITAGE NURSING CENTER-SKILLED NURS BY AMERICARE (1802 ST FRANCIS, PO BOX 827)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, KENNETT (1120 FALCON, PO BOX 696)

Airports and heliports located in Kennett:

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College/University in Kennett:

  • Kennett Career and Technology Center (Location: 1400 W Washington; Public; Website: www.kennett.k12.mo.us)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kennett:

  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 40 miles; Dyersburg, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,211)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 43 miles; Poplar Bluff, MO; FT enrollment: 3,360)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 45 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 67 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Rhodes College (about 76 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 77 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Union University (about 78 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)

Public high schools in Kennett:

Public elementary/middle schools in Kennett:

Private elementary/middle school in Kennett:

  • KENNETT CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 21; Location: 1321 KENNETT ST; Grades: 1 - 11)
See full list of schools located in Kennett

Library in Kennett:

  • DUNKLIN COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $812,628; Location: 209 NORTH MAIN STREET; 177,711 books; 10,401 audio materials; 3,625 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 220 print serial subscriptions; 11 electronic serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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  • Southeast Missouri State University has a Extension Campus in Kennett as does Three Rivers Community College.

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Notable locations in Kennett: Kennett Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A), Kennett Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (B), Kennett Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gregory Cemetery (1), Marsh Cemetery (2), Oak Ridge Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Snipe Slough (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Dunklin County Museum (122 College Avenue).

Hotels: 84 West Motel (1433 Saint Francis Street), Days Inn (110 Independence Avenue), Budget Inn (South By Passage), Greer's Motel (1608 Independence Avenue).

Courts: Kennett City - Municipal Court (200 Cedar Street), 35th Circuit Drug Court (103 South Main).

Dunklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 71.0. This is about average.

City:

71.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 14.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.8
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kennett and their reported violations in the past:

DUNKLIN CO PWSD 3 SOUTH (Population served: 2,150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-25-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-24-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-24-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2005), St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Kennett that have no violations reported:

  • DUNKLIN CO PWSD 3 NORTH (Population served: 133, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.4%
(23.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.0% for Black residents, 42.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.8% for other race residents, 71.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Missouri:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.1%
Whole state:  65.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.9%
Whole state:  6.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Kennett in 2010:

  • 219 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 104 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Kennett in 2000:

  • 237 people in nursing homes
  • 69 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 14 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 8 people in other types of correctional institutions

Kennett, Missouri environmental map by EPA

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Kennett compared to Missouri state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Banks with branches in Kennett (2011 data):

  • Senath State Bank: Kennett Branch at 1112 First Street, branch established on 1998/09/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $66.0 mil, Deposits: $56.5 mil, headquarters in Senath, MO, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Senath Bancshares, Inc.
  • UNICO Bank: Kennett Branch at 1115 Independence Avenue, branch established on 1990/06/22. Info updated 2010/08/16: Bank assets: $229.8 mil, Deposits: $201.8 mil, headquarters in Mineral Point, MO, positive income, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Washco Bancshares, Inc.
  • Kennett National Bank: at 805 First Street, branch established on 1963/09/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $118.3 mil, Deposits: $101.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Kennett Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank: Kennett Branch at 500 Independence, branch established on 2002/04/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $186.0 mil, Deposits: $167.5 mil, headquarters in Malden, MO, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Malden Bancshares, Inc.
  • Southern Bank: Kenneth Downtown Branch at 301 First Street, branch established on 1962/01/01. Info updated 2010/12/20: Bank assets: $773.3 mil, Deposits: $630.2 mil, headquarters in Poplar Bluff, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Missouri Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Kennett Branch at 114 Independence Avenue, branch established on 2001/07/02. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Missouri average:

11.0

Kennett travel time to work - commute Kennett mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kennett city (based on Dunklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,12465
Catholic1,6203
Mainline Protestant1,48814
Black Protestant3103
Other-1
None15,411-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Dunklin County:

5.06 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dunklin County:

0.32 / 10,000 pop.
Missouri:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Dunklin County:

7.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

8.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.7%
Missouri:

8.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Dunklin County:

30.8%
Missouri:

29.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.3%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$10,749$32,24712$2,084
Judicial and Legal 1$2,686$32,2322$1,737
Police Protection - Officers 26$81,074$37,4195$2,081
Firefighters 11$35,811$39,0672$985
Streets and Highways 9$22,173$29,5640$0
Sewerage 2$6,635$39,8100$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,988$31,9520$0
Water Supply 5$19,162$45,9890$0
Electric Power 24$95,512$47,7560$0
Gas Supply 5$22,565$54,1560$0
Other and Unallocable 30$104,959$41,9843$1,765
Totals for Government 120$409,314$40,93124$8,652

Kennett government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,178,000 ($107.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $591,000 ($54.14)
    Regular Highways: $365,000 ($33.44)
    Central Staff Services: $310,000 ($28.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $236,000 ($21.62)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $81,000 ($7.42)
    Health - Other: $78,000 ($7.15)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $63,000 ($5.77)
    General - Other: $60,000 ($5.50)
    Air Transportation: $51,000 ($4.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,632,000 ($149.51)

Kennett government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $283,000 ($25.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000 ($2.84)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $90,000 ($8.24)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($0.92)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($0.55)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($0.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $648,000 ($59.36)
    Highways: $462,000 ($42.32)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.27)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,601,000 ($146.67)
    Property: $721,000 ($66.05)
    Public Utility License: $206,000 ($18.87)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $114,000 ($10.44)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $65,000 ($5.95)
    Other Selective Sales: $49,000 ($4.49)
    Motor Vehicle License: $28,000 ($2.57)
    Other License: $20,000 ($1.83)

Kennett government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,990,000 ($182.30)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,857,000 ($170.12)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $133,000 ($12.18)

Kennett government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,466,000 ($134.30)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,857,000 ($170.12)

6.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Missouri average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pemiscot County, MO  0.77% ($24,987 average AGI)
from New Madrid County, MO  0.64% ($22,688)
from Mississippi County, AR  0.39% ($23,769)


6.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,115 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.30%
Missouri average:

6.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greene County, AR  0.59% ($27,186 average AGI)
to Butler County, MO  0.52% ($23,019)
to Pemiscot County, MO  0.48% ($24,958)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kennett:

  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KBOA (1540 AM; 1 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KWOC (930 AM; 5 kW; POPLAR BLUFF, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kennett:

  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBOA-FM (105.5 FM; PIGGOTT, AR; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXOQ (104.3 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: P.M. BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KAUF (89.9 FM; KENNETT, MO; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KLSC (92.9 FM; MALDEN, MO; Owner: ZIMMER RADIO OF MID-MISSOURI, INC.)
  • KIYS (101.9 FM; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: ,CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMO (106.5 FM; NEW MADRID, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFEB (107.5 FM; CAMPBELL, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • KAMJ (93.9 FM; GOSNELL, AR; Owner: PHOENIX BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KCRV-FM (105.1 FM; CARUTHERSVILLE, MO; Owner: POLLACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KHLS (96.3 FM; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • K201DK (88.1 FM; PIGGOTT, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY RADIO)
  • WKNQ (90.7 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMS. FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Kennett:

  • KAIT (Channel 8; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • K46EM (Channel 46; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K62DA (Channel 62; MALDEN, MO; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Kennett fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 25,015Total average daily traffic
  • 3,187Total average daily truck traffic
  • 43,776Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kennett)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 79 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Kennett, MO)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kennett)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kennett)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 126
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Service Call: 37
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Kennett

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kennett, MO
Most common first names in Kennett, MO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15171.9 years
William13774.0 years
Mary11278.3 years
John10076.2 years
George7076.1 years
Charles6568.5 years
Robert6569.2 years
Thomas4770.8 years
Willie4774.1 years
Pearl3580.8 years
Most common last names in Kennett, MO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7971.9 years
Williams7175.5 years
Johnson6272.5 years
Jones6176.4 years
Davis4973.8 years
Miller3570.7 years
Jackson3573.4 years
Brown3468.4 years
Moore3374.2 years
White3179.3 years
Businesses in Kennett, MO
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Nike2
AT&T2Pizza Hut1
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
AutoZone1SONIC Drive-In1
Burger King1Sears1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dairy Queen1Super 81
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1UPS2
KFC1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Wendy's1
McDonald's1
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