Kennard, TX Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 317. Estimated population in 2021: 319 (+0.6% change)
Males: 153 (48.3%), Females: 164 (51.7%)

Houston County

Zip code: 75847

Median resident age: 32.6 years
Median household income: $28,125
Median house value: $46,800

Races in Kennard:

  • White Non-Hispanic (73.2%)
  • Black (21.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)

Ancestries: United States (36.3%), English (7.6%), Dutch (2.8%), Irish (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%), French (1.3%).

Land area: 1.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Kennard

  • High school or higher: 67.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kennard city

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 59.3%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

1.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-6.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Kennard:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER CROCKETT (about 21 miles; CROCKETT, TX)
  • WOODLAND HEIGHTS MEDICAL CENTER (about 30 miles; LUFKIN, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER TRINITY (about 31 miles; TRINITY, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kennard:

  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 70 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 79 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: GGG)
  • GEORGE BUSH INTERCONTINENTAL ARPT/HOUSTON (about 96 miles; HOUSTON, TX; Abbreviation: IAH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Kennard:

  • HOUSTON COUNTY (about 16 miles; CROCKETT, TX; Abbreviation: T56)
  • GROVETON-TRINITY COUNTY (about 19 miles; GROVETON, TX; Abbreviation: 33R)
  • ANGELINA COUNTY (about 32 miles; LUFKIN, TX; Abbreviation: LFK)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kennard:

  • ANGELINA COLLEGE (about 30 miles; LUFKIN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,773)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 47 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)
  • SAM HOUSTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 51 miles; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,429)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 68 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 73 miles; ATHENS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,858)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 75 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 83 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)

Schools

Public high school in Kennard:

  • KENNARD H S (Students: 122; Location: HWY 7 E; Grades: 07 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Kennard:

  • KENNARD EL (Students: 223; Location: HWY 7 E; Grades: PK – 06)

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