The City of Kenton had a population of 8,246 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Kenton is located at latitude 40.6445 and longitude -83.6099 in Hardin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Kenton (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. Hardin County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 991 feet.
The City of Kenton (GNIS ID: 2395514) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kenton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kenton: Fort McArthur, McArthur.
|Population in Households||8,055|
|Population in Familes||6,203|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||191|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,804 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,859 (48.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,476 (38.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||469 (12.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$81,919|
|Average Home Value||$95,003|
|Median Household Income||$32,721|
|Average Household Income||$40,918|
|Per Capita Income||$16,981|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.29%|
|Per Capita Income||1.46%|
The table below compares Kenton to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 209||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 401||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 462||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1141||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1153||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.