Kennedy, California

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Kennedy
census-designated place
Location in San Joaquin County and the state of California
Location in San Joaquin County and the state of California
Coordinates: 37°55′54″N 121°15′6″W / 37.93167°N 121.25167°W / 37.93167; -121.25167Coordinates: 37°55′54″N 121°15′6″W / 37.93167°N 121.25167°W / 37.93167; -121.25167
Country  United States
State  California
County San Joaquin
Government
 • Senate Lois Wolk (D)
 • Assembly Greg Aghazarian (R)
 • U. S. Congress Jerry McNerney (D)[1]
Area[2]
 • Total 1.175 sq mi (3.043 km2)
 • Land 1.175 sq mi (3.043 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 23 ft (7 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,254
 • Density 2,800/sq mi (1,100/km2)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 209
FIPS code 06-38065
GNIS feature ID 1853396

Kennedy is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Joaquin County, California, United States. The population was 3,254 at the 2010 census, down from 3,275 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Kennedy is located at 37°55′54″N 121°15′6″W / 37.93167°N 121.25167°W / 37.93167; -121.25167 (37.931774, -121.251802)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

2010[edit]

The 2010 United States Census[4] reported that Kennedy had a population of 3,254. The population density was 2,769.3 people per square mile (1,069.2/km²). The racial makeup of Kennedy was 517 (15.9%) White, 200 (6.1%) African American, 23 (0.7%) Native American, 258 (7.9%) Asian, 4 (0.1%) Pacific Islander, 2,109 (64.8%) from other races, and 143 (4.4%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2,513 persons (77.2%).

The Census reported that 3,230 people (99.3% of the population) lived in households, 24 (0.7%) lived in non-institutionalized group quarters, and 0 (0%) were institutionalized.

There were 768 households, out of which 460 (59.9%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 392 (51.0%) were opposite-sex married couples living together, 169 (22.0%) had a female householder with no husband present, 89 (11.6%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 55 (7.2%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships, and 8 (1.0%) same-sex married couples or partnerships. 86 households (11.2%) were made up of individuals and 41 (5.3%) had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.21. There were 650 families (84.6% of all households); the average family size was 4.47.

The population was spread out with 1,178 people (36.2%) under the age of 18, 371 people (11.4%) aged 18 to 24, 847 people (26.0%) aged 25 to 44, 580 people (17.8%) aged 45 to 64, and 278 people (8.5%) who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 26.8 years. For every 100 females there were 102.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.1 males.

There were 853 housing units at an average density of 725.9 per square mile (280.3/km²), of which 453 (59.0%) were owner-occupied, and 315 (41.0%) were occupied by renters. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.9%; the rental vacancy rate was 7.3%. 1,806 people (55.5% of the population) lived in owner-occupied housing units and 1,424 people (43.8%) lived in rental housing units.

2000[edit]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 3,275 people, 766 households, and 627 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,690.4 people per square mile (1,036.5/km²). There were 807 housing units at an average density of 662.9 per square mile (255.4/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 29.10% White, 9.19% African American, 1.56% Native American, 10.50% Asian, 0.24% Pacific Islander, 44.24% from other races, and 5.16% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 67.42% of the population.

There were 766 households out of which 47.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.5% were married couples living together, 20.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.1% were non-families. 12.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 4.19 and the average family size was 4.56.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 38.1% under the age of 18, 11.5% from 18 to 24, 26.9% from 25 to 44, 16.2% from 45 to 64, and 7.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 25 years. For every 100 females there were 110.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.9 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $24,375, and the median income for a family was $27,083. Males had a median income of $30,526 versus $17,019 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $6,876. About 42.2% of families and 44.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 52.1% of those under age 18 and 13.6% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "California's 9th Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC. Retrieved March 9, 2013. 
  2. ^ U.S. Census
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ All data are derived from the United States Census Bureau reports from the 2010 United States Census, and are accessible on-line here. The data on unmarried partnerships and same-sex married couples are from the Census report DEC_10_SF1_PCT15. All other housing and population data are from Census report DEC_10_DP_DPDP1. Both reports are viewable online or downloadable in a zip file containing a comma-delimited data file. The area data, from which densities are calculated, are available on-line here. Percentage totals may not add to 100% due to rounding. The Census Bureau defines families as a household containing one or more people related to the householder by birth, opposite-sex marriage, or adoption. People living in group quarters are tabulated by the Census Bureau as neither owners nor renters. For further details, see the text files accompanying the data files containing the Census reports mentioned above.
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.