Kennewick, Washington

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Population in 2017: 81,607 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +49.2%
Males: 41,097  (50.4%)
Females: 40,510  (49.6%)
Median resident age:

34.3 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 99336, 99338, 99352.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,061 (it was $41,213 in 2000)
Kennewick:

$51,061
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,617 (it was $20,152 in 2000)

Kennewick city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $200,500 (it was $106,300 in 2000)
Kennewick:

$200,500
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $245,107; detached houses: $264,223; townhouses or other attached units: $156,089; in 2-unit structures: $307,194; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $208,808; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $297,304; mobile homes: $67,921; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $7,062

Median gross rent in 2017: $897.

March 2019 cost of living index in Kennewick: 94.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.5%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.5% for Black residents, 29.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.1% for American Indian residents, 1.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 27.8% for other race residents, 25.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Kennewick, WA (2017)
    • 51,80763.6%White alone
    • 22,62827.8%Hispanic
    • 2,8683.5%Two or more races
    • 1,8072.2%Asian alone
    • 1,6712.1%Black alone
    • 4570.6%Other race alone
    • 3260.4%American Indian alone
    • 1070.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there were 40 registered sex offenders living in Kennewick, Washington as of January 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kennewick is 2,013 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Kennewick by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(6.6)
2
(3.2)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.7)
1
(1.3)
2
(2.6)
5
(6.5)
3
(3.8)
1
(1.3)
1
(1.2)
3
(3.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
26
(42.7)
28
(45.1)
38
(60.2)
38
(60.4)
37
(57.8)
25
(36.5)
27
(36.0)
33
(42.9)
34
(44.4)
34
(43.9)
42
(53.7)
31
(38.8)
30
(36.8)
36
(43.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
35
(57.4)
33
(53.2)
31
(49.1)
40
(63.6)
33
(51.6)
39
(56.9)
35
(46.6)
35
(45.5)
43
(56.2)
41
(53.0)
24
(30.7)
37
(46.3)
59
(72.4)
35
(42.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
150
(246.2)
233
(375.5)
166
(262.9)
156
(247.9)
174
(271.8)
175
(255.5)
162
(215.8)
160
(207.9)
161
(210.4)
110
(142.2)
86
(110.0)
114
(142.8)
123
(150.9)
84
(101.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
523
(858.3)
484
(780.1)
341
(540.0)
409
(649.9)
352
(549.9)
388
(566.4)
404
(538.1)
450
(584.6)
444
(580.3)
465
(600.9)
348
(444.9)
295
(369.5)
307
(376.7)
293
(354.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,410
(3,955)
1,993
(3,212)
1,862
(2,949)
1,810
(2,876)
1,812
(2,831)
2,003
(2,924)
2,056
(2,739)
1,795
(2,332)
1,876
(2,452)
1,808
(2,336)
1,760
(2,250)
1,772
(2,220)
1,732
(2,125)
1,680
(2,032)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
217
(356.1)
174
(280.4)
159
(251.8)
163
(259.0)
148
(231.2)
126
(183.9)
168
(223.8)
127
(165.0)
158
(206.5)
146
(188.7)
115
(147.0)
187
(234.2)
189
(231.9)
153
(185.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
27
(44.3)
30
(48.4)
25
(39.6)
30
(47.7)
41
(64.1)
27
(39.4)
35
(46.6)
19
(24.7)
18
(23.5)
13
(16.8)
29
(37.1)
31
(38.8)
25
(30.7)
21
(25.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)360.5339.1294.5301.4286.3268.7256.4239.5255.0243.0214.7209.4213.7196.0

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City-data.com crime index in Kennewick, WA

Crime rate in Kennewick detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 116 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Washington average:

1.42
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Ancestries: American (13.1%), German (7.9%), English (5.6%), Irish (2.8%), Italian (1.8%), Norwegian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1904

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 22.9 square miles.

Population density: 3,559 people per square mile   (average).

Kennewick, Washington map

11,168 residents are foreign born (8.5% Latin America, 1.8% Europe).

This city:

13.6%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,854 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,093 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (172.4 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (839.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Pasco, WA (1.9 miles ),
West Pasco, WA (1.9 miles ),
Highland, WA (1.9 miles ),
Finley, WA (2.3 miles ),
Burbank, WA (2.8 miles ),
Richland, WA (2.8 miles ),
West Richland, WA (3.3 miles ),
Wallula, WA (3.8 miles)

Latitude: 46.20 N, Longitude: 119.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +697 (+0.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 15,434 (44.9%)

Area code: 509

Distribution of median household income in Kennewick, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Kennewick, WA in 2017
Kennewick satellite photo by USGS

Kennewick tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.3%
Washington:

5.2%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Kennewick, WA
Historical housing units in Kennewick, WA

Population change in the 1990s: +11,599 (+26.9%).
Most common industries in Kennewick, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.3%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.7%)
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Utilities (3.9%)
  • Food (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.2%)
  • Educational services (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Kennewick, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Engineers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Child care workers (3.6%)

Average climate in Kennewick, Washington

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 89.1. This is worse than average.

City:

89.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.12
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Kennewick-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 155% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 174.1 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 173.6 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 299.8 miles away from Kennewick center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 168.9 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 403.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 428.1 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Benton County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Fires: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kennewick topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Kennewick:

  • KENNEWICK GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 900 SOUTH AUBURN STREET)
  • TRI-CITIES CHAPLAINCY HOSPICE (2108 W ENTIAT AVE)
  • CANYON LAKES RESTORATIVE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2702 SOUTH ELY)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF KENNEWICK (1508 WEST SEVENTH AVENUE)
  • VISTAVUE CARE CENTER (1213 MORAIN LOOP)
  • FMC COLUMBIA BASIN (510 N COLORADO, SUITE B)
  • KENNEWICK GENERAL HOSP HH (18 N AUBURN)
  • TRI-CITIES HOME HEALTH (8905 WEST GAGE BOULEVARD, SUITE 101)

Airports and heliports located in Kennewick:

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Amtrak stations near Kennewick:

  • 5 miles: PASCO (CLARK & TACOMA STS.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 8 miles: RICHLAND (DENNY'S REST., G. WASH. WAY AT WILLIAMS) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities.
  • 11 miles: WEST RICHLAND (GENIE TOURS BUS STOP, 4083 W. VAN GIESEN) - Bus Station

Operable nuclear power plant near Kennewick:

  • 8 miles: WNP 2 in Richland, WA.

College/University in Kennewick:

  • Victoria's Academy of Cosmetology (Full-time enrollment: 152; Location: 23 W. 1st Ave.; Private, for-profit; Website: victoriasacademy.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kennewick:

  • Columbia Basin College (about 4 miles; Pasco, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,111)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 43 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 71 miles; Yakima, WA; FT enrollment: 3,632)
  • Eastern Oregon University (about 80 miles; La Grande, OR; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Central Washington University (about 86 miles; Ellensburg, WA; FT enrollment: 10,960)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 102 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)
  • Washington State University (about 103 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Biggest public high schools in Kennewick:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Kennewick:

  • FINLEY ELEMENTARY (Location: 213504 E COUGAR RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • FINLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 37208 S FINLEY RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • CANYON VIEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 1229 WEST 22ND PLACE, Grades: KG-5)
  • EASTGATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 910 EAST 10TH AVENUE, Grades: PK-5)
  • EDISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - KENNEWICK (Location: 201 SOUTH DAWES STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • HAWTHORNE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL - KENNEWICK (Location: 3520 WEST JOHN DAY AVENUE, Grades: KG-5)
  • HIGHLANDS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 425 SOUTH TWEEDT STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • PARK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 1011 WEST 10TH AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)
  • SOUTHGATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 3121 WEST 19TH AVENUE, Grades: KG-5)
  • VISTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 1701 NORTH YOUNG STREET, Grades: KG-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Kennewick:

  • BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 222, Location: 1409 S GARFIELD ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Kennewick

Library in Kennewick:

  • MID-COLUMBIA LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $5,845,681; Location: 405 S. DAYTON STREET; 350,479 books; 2 e-books; 13,356 audio materials; 36,413 video materials; 26 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 757 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Kennewick: Columbia Park Golf Course (A), Canyon Lakes Golf Course (B), The Highlands Center (C), Tri-Cities Center (D), Midtown Plaza (E), Kennewick Plaza (F), Tri-City Golf Course (G), Columbia Square (H), Benton County Fire District 1 Station 130 (I), Benton County Fire District 1 Station 110 (J), Tri Cities Vocational Center (K), Amon Pumping Station (L), Kennewick Fire Department Station 4 (M), Kennewick Fire Department Station 2 (N), Kennewick Fire Department Station 3 (O), Kennewick Fire Department Station 1 (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Columbia Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Riverview Heights Cemetery (1), Desert Lawn Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Kennewick include: Fruitland Park (1), Layton Park (2), Keewaydin Park (3), Lawrence Scott Park (4), John Day Park (5), Hatfield Park (6), Underwood Park (7), Sanders Field (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: East Benton County Historical Museum (205 Keewaydin Drive) (1), E. Whitney F. Southwick- Professional Artist (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4416 West Rio Grande ) (2), Celebrities Casino (Amusement & Theme Parks; 711 West Vineyard Drive) (3), Intrepid Excursions (Arcades & Amusements; 206009 E Bowles Rd) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Kennewick (7801 West Quinault Avenue) (1), Clover Island Inn Restaurant & Lounge (435 Clover Island Drive) (2), Best Value Clearwater Inn (Bv) (5616 W Clearwater Ave) (3), Cavanaugh's Landing Restaurant (1101 North Columbia Center Boulevard) (4), Cabin Suites (115 North Yelm Street) (5), Econo Lodge Kennewick (300 North Ely Street A) (6), Hilton Garden Inn Tri-Cities Kennewick (401 North Young Street) (7), Island Bar & Grill (435 Clover Island Drive) (8), Green Gable Motel (515 West Columbia Drive) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Benton County - Superior Court Administrator (7320 West Quinault Avenue) (1), Benton County - District Court (7320 West Quinault Avenue) (2), Benton County - Superior Court Clerk (7320 West Quinault Avenue) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Jeff Robinson (American football) - Football player, Jeremy Bonderman - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Detroit Tigers, born: Oct 28, 1982), Mike Reilly (American football) - Football player, Rick Emerson - Screenwriter, Damon Lusk - Busch series NASCAR driver (born: Sep 18, 1977), Adelle August - Actor, Anthony Davis (linebacker) - Football player, Britt Hall - College football player (Boise State Broncos), Erin Dean - Child actor.

Benton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

BADGER MOUNTAIN IRRIGATION DISTRICT (Population served: 1,933, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2005)
BC WATER CO (Population served: 1,177, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COMMUNITY SEWER AND WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 162, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 50 regular monitoring violations
FINLEY SHOPPER, THE (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ROCKET MART-HERMISTON (Serves OR, Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-15-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: COLIPHAGE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-14-2013 to NOV-08-2013)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BADGER CANYON WATER ASSN (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 28 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.0%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.0%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Kennewick in 2010:

  • 663 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 200 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 105 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 36 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 31 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 29 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 7 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Kennewick in 2000:

  • 243 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 162 people in nursing homes
  • 62 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 60 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 37 people in other group homes
  • 21 people in halfway houses
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 4 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
Arena or stadium:
  • Toyota Center (Kennewick). Capacity: 7,715.

Banks with most branches in Kennewick (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Clearwater Branch, Columbia Center Branch, Kennewick Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of the West: Parkade Branch at 2 East Kennewick Avenue, branch established on 1985/06/08; Kennewick Main Branch at 7525 West Canal Drive, branch established on 1982/10/25. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Bank of America, National Association: Kennewick Branch at 3420 West Kennewick Avenue, branch established on 1959/06/01; Columbia Mall at 7600 West Quinault Drive, branch established on 1890/01/01. 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
  • Sterling Savings Bank: Kennewick In-Store Branch at 2720 S. Quillan Street, branch established on 2004/01/02; Kennewick-Vista Branch at 138 Vista Way, branch established on 1985/06/30. Info updated 2012/03/21: Bank assets: $9,207.8 mil, Deposits: $6,454.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 192 total offices, Holding Company: Sterling Financial Corporation
  • Community First Bank: at 6401 West Clearwater Avenue, branch established on 1997/12/30; Clearwater Branch at 6401 West Clearwater Avenue, branch established on 2002/10/28. Info updated 2007/05/31: Bank assets: $199.8 mil, Deposits: $179.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Community First Bancorporation, Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Columbia Center Branch at 6717 West Canal Street, branch established on 1997/06/30; Kennewick Branch at 23 Kennewick Avenue, branch established on 1940/07/01. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Yakima Federal Savings and Loan Association: Kennewick Branch at 3350 West Clearwater, branch established on 1905/01/01; West Gage Blvd Branch at 8908 W. Gage Blvd, branch established on 2002/04/03. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,754.4 mil, Deposits: $1,384.6 mil, headquarters in Yakima, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • Banner Bank: Kennewick - Columbia Center Branch at 8200 Gage Boulevard, branch established on 1995/06/12; Kennewick Branch at 203 W 1st Ave, branch established on 1890/01/01. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $4,048.2 mil, Deposits: $3,348.4 mil, headquarters in Walla Walla, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 87 total offices, Holding Company: Banner Corporation
  • AmericanWest Bank: Kennewick Clearwater Financial Cente at 5920 W. Clearwater Ave., branch established on 2003/03/03. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Kennewick:

Marital status in Kennewick, WA
  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in Kennewick:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.8
Washington average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Kennewick
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kennewick, WA (based on Benton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic26,5005
Evangelical Protestant20,94386
Other16,14543
Mainline Protestant10,21728
None101,372-
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: 19
This county:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Benton County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Benton County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Benton County:

6.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.5%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.9%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.7%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kennewick:

44.9%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kennewick:

22.4%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.5%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.7%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Kennewick:

55.3%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.0%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kennewick, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 93$812,548$104,8450$0
Firefighters 72$660,444$110,0740$0
Financial Administration 39$255,816$78,7132$2,442
Other Government Administration 30$172,352$68,9410$0
Water Supply 30$174,748$69,8993$4,236
Streets and Highways 28$182,788$78,3381$2,240
Parks and Recreation 28$137,582$58,96451$26,214
Police - Other 13$66,870$61,7260$0
Fire - Other 11$85,484$93,2550$0
Sewerage 7$36,806$63,0960$0
Judicial and Legal 5$36,786$88,2861$640
Transit 3$16,040$64,1600$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$7,036$84,4320$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 360$2,645,300$88,17758$35,772

Kennewick government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,989,000 ($73.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,461,000 ($17.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $675,000 ($8.27)
    General - Other: $622,000 ($7.62)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($0.36)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($0.13)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $16,396,000 ($200.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,368,000 ($102.54)
    General - Other: $7,039,000 ($86.25)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,835,000 ($83.76)
    Sewerage: $4,569,000 ($55.99)
    Water Utilities: $4,498,000 ($55.12)
    Health - Other: $4,424,000 ($54.21)
    Financial Administration: $4,351,000 ($53.32)
    Central Staff Services: $1,906,000 ($23.36)
    Regular Highways: $1,843,000 ($22.58)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,442,000 ($17.67)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,322,000 ($16.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $691,000 ($8.47)
    Housing and Community Development: $346,000 ($4.24)
    Libraries: $123,000 ($1.51)
    Correctional Institutions: $88,000 ($1.08)
    Public Welfare - Other: $21,000 ($0.26)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,421,000 ($17.41)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $2,509,000 ($30.74)
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,236,000 ($15.15)
    Other - Police Protection: $966,000 ($11.84)
    Other - Health - Other: $357,000 ($4.37)
    Other - General - Other: $232,000 ($2.84)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $139,000 ($1.70)
    Other - Protective Inspection and Regulations: $39,000 ($0.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $14,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $33,057,000 ($405.08)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $127,000 ($1.56)

Kennewick government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $11,009,000 ($134.90)
    Sewerage: $8,786,000 ($107.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,814,000 ($22.23)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($0.26)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $572,000 ($7.01)
    Other: $282,000 ($3.46)
    Natural Resources: $23,000 ($0.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000 ($0.92)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $4,688,000 ($57.45)
    Rents: $2,103,000 ($25.77)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,065,000 ($13.05)
    Donations From Private Sources: $449,000 ($5.50)
    Sale of Property: $228,000 ($2.79)
    Interest Earnings: $189,000 ($2.32)
    General Revenue - Other: $114,000 ($1.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,471,000 ($116.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,107,000 ($50.33)
    Other: $1,806,000 ($22.13)
    General Local Government Support: $892,000 ($10.93)
    Housing and Community Development: $335,000 ($4.11)
    Health and Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $20,848,000 ($255.47)
    Property: $12,106,000 ($148.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $11,193,000 ($137.16)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,736,000 ($33.53)
    Other License: $1,944,000 ($23.82)
    Amusements Sales: $1,075,000 ($13.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,041,000 ($12.76)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $439,000 ($5.38)

Kennewick government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $77,218,000 ($946.22)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $62,086,000 ($760.79)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,401,000 ($372.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,269,000 ($187.10)

Kennewick government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,331,000 ($77.58)

8.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,298 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.20%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.35% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,625 average AGI)
Benton County:

0.35%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Franklin County, WA  2.07% ($45,665 average AGI)
from Yakima County, WA  0.68% ($53,971)
from King County, WA  0.35% ($58,000)


7.06% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.06%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,050 average AGI)
Benton County:

0.07%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Franklin County, WA  1.99% ($46,518 average AGI)
to Yakima County, WA  0.44% ($39,710)
to King County, WA  0.41% ($58,655)
Businesses in Kennewick, WA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1LensCrafters1
AT&T3Little Caesars Pizza1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lowe's1
Aeropostale1Macy's1
Albertsons1Marriott1
American Eagle Outfitters1MasterBrand Cabinets8
Ann Taylor1McDonald's5
Applebee's1Men's Wearhouse1
Arby's2Motherhood Maternity2
Audi1New Balance2
AutoZone2Nike14
Barnes & Noble1Office Depot1
Baskin-Robbins1OfficeMax1
Bath & Body Works1Old Country Buffet1
Baymont Inn1Old Navy1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Olive Garden1
Best Western1Outback1
Big O Tires1Outback Steakhouse1
Blockbuster1Pac Sun1
Burger King3Panda Express2
Burlington Coat Factory1Papa John's Pizza1
Carl\s Jr.2Payless3
Catherines1PetSmart1
Chico's1Pier 1 Imports1
Circle K9Pizza Hut3
Coldwater Creek1Plato's Closet1
Comfort Inn1Quality1
Costco1Quiznos3
Dairy Queen3RadioShack2
Days Inn1Red Lobster1
Dennys1Red Robin1
Domino's Pizza2Rite Aid2
Eddie Bauer1SAS Shoes1
Famous Footwear1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx6Sears2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sephora1
Foot Locker1Spencer Gifts1
GNC2Sprint Nextel1
GameStop3Starbucks4
Gap1Subway7
Goodwill1Super 81
Gymboree1T-Mobile6
H&R Block4T.J.Maxx1
Hobby Lobby1Taco Bell2
Hollister Co.1Target1
Home Depot1Toyota1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1True Value1
JCPenney1U-Haul4
Jack In The Box2U.S. Cellular3
Jones New York6UPS12
Journeys1Vans3
Justice1Verizon Wireless2
KFC2Victoria's Secret1
Kincaid1Volkswagen1
Kroger3Vons1
La Quinta1Walgreens2
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Bryant1Wendy's2
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Kennewick:

  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KALE (960 AM; 5 kW; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5 kW; KENNEWICK-RICHLAND-P, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KTCR (1340 AM; 1 kW; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KOHU (1360 AM; 4 kW; HERMISTON, OR; Owner: WESTEND RADIO, LLC)
  • KZTS (1210 AM; 10 kW; SUNNYSIDE, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLWJ (1090 AM; daytime; 3 kW; UMATILLA, OR; Owner: UMATILLA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZXR (1310 AM; 5 kW; PROSSER, WA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PROSSER LLC)
  • KUJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KUMA (1290 AM; 5 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kennewick:

  • KIOK (94.9 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KXRX (97.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KONA-FM (105.3 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KEYW (98.3 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K261CG (100.1 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST CHICANO RADIO NETWORK)
  • KFAE-FM (89.1 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KORD-FM (102.7 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEGX (106.5 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KGDN (101.3 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: WEST PASCO FINE ARTS RADIO)
  • KOLU (90.1 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: RIVERVIEW BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • KBLD (91.7 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KGSG (93.7 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: GOSPEL MUSIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K204CZ (88.7 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K204DH (88.7 FM; HANFORD, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUJ-FM (99.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KOLW (97.9 FM; MILTON-FREEWATER, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCV (88.1 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: KENNEWICK SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 17)
  • KHSS (100.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: TWO HEARTS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KRCW (96.3 FM; ROYAL CITY, WA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMNA (101.7 FM; PROSSER, WA; Owner: MOON BROADCASTING PROSSER LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Kennewick:

  • KEPR-TV (Channel 19; PASCO, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - WASHINGTON TV, L.L.C.)
  • KNDU (Channel 25; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KVEW (Channel 42; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: APPLE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTNW (Channel 31; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBWU-LP (Channel 66; RICHLAND, ET AL, WA; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRLB-LP (Channel 49; RICHLAND, ETC., WA; Owner: RADIANT LIGHT BROADCASTING)
  • KVVK-CA (Channel 60; KENNEWICK, ETC., WA; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • K54DU (Channel 54; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K62EM (Channel 62; KENNEWICK & PASCO, WA; Owner: RON BEVINS)
  • K04OI (Channel 4; PASCO-KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: RON BEVINS)
  • K76CQ (Channel 76; PASCO, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSIGTY)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Kennewick fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 47Number of bridges
  • 951ft / 290mTotal length
  • $211,351,000Total costs
  • 604,825Total average daily traffic
  • 51,040Total average daily truck traffic
  • 694,184Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Kennewick, WA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 111950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 141980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Kennewick, WA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kennewick)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 348 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Kennewick, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 187 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 17 (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: 512 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kennewick)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 94 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kennewick)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED387$137,550190$157,150659$137,34148$65,0307$2,236,19751$110,70025$118,003
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$126,93015$132,84375$142,5187$23,8470$05$111,2061$70,810
APPLICATIONS DENIED47$139,02022$122,616293$130,27236$54,1093$295,38023$96,77518$93,195
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN50$122,65036$137,776215$137,47918$58,3332$410,48518$111,1534$94,083
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$129,7602$165,30546$131,4736$49,8700$01$170,3800$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 11 tracts in Kennewick, WA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$167,71946$161,747
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$138,54014$152,501
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$163,4337$190,604
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$199,1005$138,482
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$160,4500$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Kennewick, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Kennewick, WA - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 360
  • Hazardous Condition: 95
  • Service Call: 44
  • Good Intent Call: 56
Fire incident types in Kennewick, WA

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kennewick, WA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kennewick, Washington:

  • Comfort Inn, 7801 W Quinault, Kennewick, Washington 99336 , Phone: (509) 783-8396, Fax: (509) 736-6844
  • Guesthouse Inn and Suites by RED LION HOTELS, 5616 W Clearwater Ave, Kennewick, Washington 99336 , Phone: (509) 735-2242, Fax: (509) 735-2317
  • Fairfield Inn, 7809 W Quinault Ave, Kennewick, Washington 99336 , Phone: (509) 783-2164, Fax: (509) 783-9040
  • Baymont Inn & Suites Kennewick, 4220 W 27TH Pl, Kennewick, Washington 99337 , Phone: (509) 736-3326, Fax: (509) 736-3605
  • Quality Inn Kennewick, 7901 W Quinault Ave, Kennewick, Washington 99336 , Phone: (509) 735-6100, Fax: (509) 735-3084
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 701 N Young, Kennewick, Washington 99336 , Phone: (509) 735-4600, Fax: (509) 735-4601
  • Best Western Kennewick Inn, 4001 W 27th Ave, Kennewick, Washington 99337 , Phone: (509) 586-1332, Fax: (509) 586-0263
  • Wingate By Wyndham, 2600 S Quillan Pl, Kennewick, Washington 99338 , Phone: (509) 736-3656, Fax: (509) 736-3676
  • 5 other hotels and motels
All 13 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kennewick, Washington
Most common first names in Kennewick, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John24274.6 years
Robert21971.9 years
William21473.4 years
Mary21378.2 years
James18372.6 years
Charles13875.1 years
George12575.1 years
Dorothy12078.1 years
Helen9978.8 years
Ruth9679.5 years
Most common last names in Kennewick, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12476.1 years
Johnson9673.0 years
Miller6477.1 years
Brown6375.3 years
Davis5875.0 years
Jones5774.1 years
Anderson5676.5 years
Williams4973.4 years
Nelson4578.9 years
Wilson4371.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kennewick, WA
  • 73.1%Electricity
  • 24.9%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kennewick, WA
  • 94.1%Electricity
  • 4.6%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Wood


Kennewick compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.

Kennewick on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: utilities (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of high school students in private schools (3,000+ students)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest precipitation differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less) (population 50,000+)"
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  • #94 (99352) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most big companies in 2005 (at least 1000 employees)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
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