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The Town of Kentwood had a population of 2,358 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Kentwood is located at latitude 30.9382 and longitude -90.509 in Tangipahoa Parish. The formal boundaries for the Town of Kentwood encompass a land area of 7.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Tangipahoa Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 210 feet.
The Town of Kentwood (GNIS ID: 2405939) 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.
|Total Population||2,358 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,319 (98.3%)|
|Population in Families||1,879 (79.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||39 ( 1.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$24,054|
|Average Household Income||$40,075|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$15,422|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,046 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||644 (61.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||247 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||155 (14.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$77,833|
|Average Home Value||$116,382|
|Housing Affordability Index3||200|
|Average Household Size||2.6|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.16%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.61%|
The table below compares Kentwood to the other 474 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 186||61st|
|Population Density||# 326||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 444||7th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 206||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 415||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 248||48th|
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