Kenney, Illinois

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Coordinates: 40°5′57″N 89°5′10″W / 40.09917°N 89.08611°W / 40.09917; -89.08611
Kenney
Village
Country United States
State Illinois
County DeWitt
Elevation 648 ft (198 m)
Coordinates 40°5′57″N 89°5′10″W / 40.09917°N 89.08611°W / 40.09917; -89.08611
Area 0.30 sq mi (1 km2)
 - land 0.30 sq mi (1 km2)
 - water 0.00 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 326 (2010)
Density 1,242.7 / sq mi (480 / km2)
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 61749
Area code 217
Location of Kenney within Illinois
Location of Kenney within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Kenney, Illinois

Kenney is a village in DeWitt County, Illinois, United States. The population was 326 at the 2010 census. It was named for its founder, Moses Kenney.[1]

Geography[edit]

Kenney is located at 40°5′57″N 89°5′10″W / 40.09917°N 89.08611°W / 40.09917; -89.08611 (40.099188, -89.086177).[2]

According to the 2010 census, the village has a total area of 0.30 square miles (0.78 km2), all land.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 374 people, 160 households, and 107 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,242.7 people per square mile (481.3/km²). There were 167 housing units at an average density of 554.9 per square mile (214.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.66% White, 0.53% African American, 0.53% Native American and 0.27% Asian. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.80% of the population.

There were 160 households out of which 25.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.4% were married couples living together, 4.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.1% were non-families. 29.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.34 and the average family size was 2.89.

In the village the population was spread out with 20.1% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 27.5% from 25 to 44, 26.2% from 45 to 64, and 16.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 96.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $34,886, and the median income for a family was $44,167. Males had a median income of $38,750 versus $30,556 for females. The per capita income for the village was $18,553. About 2.6% of families and 6.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.7% of those under age 18 and 8.5% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 173. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Illinois". United States Census. Retrieved 2012-10-13. 
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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