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Kent, Minnesota - Basic Facts

Kent is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Kent.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Wilkin County at latitude 46.4363 and longitude -96.6848. Wilkin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 942 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Kent (see map) encompass a land area of 0.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Kent: City of Kent.

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Also See: Kent, MN ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Kent, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kent to the other 906 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 834 8th
Population Density1 # 538 41st
Diversity Index2 # 833 8th
Median Household Income # 218 76th
Per Capita Income # 533 41st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Kent, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 82
Population in Households 70
Population in Familes 61
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density1 431
Diversity Index2 5
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 37
Average Household Size 1.89
Family Households 29
Average Family Size 2

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 39 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 34 (87.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3 ( 7.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $146,429
Average Home Value $232,143
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,958
Average Household Income $74,538
Per Capita Income $24,794
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.29% 0.0%
Households 0.65% 0.0%
Families 4.55% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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