area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 70,517. Estimated population in July 2005: 69,911 (-0.9% change)
Males: 33,876 (48.0%), Females: 36,641 (52.0%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 34.5 years
Median household income: $39,946 (year 2000)
Median house value: $111,900 (year 2000)

List your B&M business here for free. Over a million visitors/week. Get a huge advantage over your competition

Races in Kenner:

  • White Non-Hispanic (59.8%)
  • Black (22.5%)
  • Hispanic (13.6%)
  • Other race (3.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Vietnamese (0.7%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: French (15.7%), Italian (12.8%), German (12.1%), Irish (10.4%), United States (5.1%), English (4.8%).

New! Louisiana forum

Elevation: 3 feet

Land area: 15.1 square miles

Kenner,

For population 25 years and over in Kenner

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kenner city

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

11.3% Foreign born (8.2% Latin America, 2.3% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: -1,617 (-2.2%).




Real Estate - property search service ideal for relocaters and locals /> Louisiana. />
Hotels - to find great deals? Compare low hotel rates before you book. />
Kenner.WeCompareHotels.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Orleans, LA New (13.4 miles pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (353.1 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Ridge, LA River (4.0 miles LA (5.1 miles Metairie, Rose, LA (5.5 miles St. LA (5.7 miles Waggaman, LA (5.8 miles Elmwood, LA (5.8 miles Harahan, LA (5.9 miles Ama, LA (7.1 miles Jefferson,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 76 buildings, average cost: $189,500
  • 1997: 72 buildings, average cost: $151,600
  • 1998: 92 buildings, average cost: $162,400
  • 1999: 82 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2000: 56 buildings, average cost: $186,000
  • 2001: 50 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $201,800
  • 2003: 91 buildings, average cost: $248,600
  • 2004: 62 buildings, average cost: $274,800
  • 2005: 56 buildings, average cost: $258,400

Latitude: 30.01 N, Longitude: 90.25 W

Area code: 504


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (17.1%), Retail trade (13.2%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.7%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (10.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,259 (-1.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 10,123 (30.7%)


 

Crime in Kenner by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 6 5 3 3 4 6
    per 100,000 8.5 7.1 4.3 4.3 5.7 8.5
Rapes 23 21 17 12 17 23
    per 100,000 32.6 29.8 24.1 17.0 24.1 32.6
Robberies 107 92 107 88 69 80
    per 100,000 151.7 130.5 151.7 124.8 97.8 113.4
Assaults 267 283 228 210 201 201
    per 100,000 378.6 401.3 323.3 297.8 285.0 285.0
Burglaries 517 467 531 435 362 455
    per 100,000 733.2 662.3 753.0 616.9 513.4 645.2
Thefts 2,850 2,525 2,484 2,309 2,119 2,166
    per 100,000 4041.6 3580.7 3522.6 3274.4 3004.9 3071.6
Auto thefts 535 490 491 300 320 367
    per 100,000 758.7 694.9 696.3 425.4 453.8 520.4
416.5 383.6 373.4 316.2 294.1 322.3


Average climate in Kenner, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kenner,

Kenner-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Louisiana state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/6/1983, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Kenner city center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1964, a category 4 tornado 29.5 miles away from the city center killed 22 people and injured 165 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Dominique Geason - College basketball player (Nicholls State Colonels), Shan Foster - College basketball player (Vanderbilt Commodores), Lloyd Price - musician.


Main business address for: SIZELER PROPERTY INVESTORS INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS).


Hospital/medical center in Kenner:
  • KENNER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (180 W ESPLANADE AVENUE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Kenner:
  • DOCTORS HOSPITAL OF JEFFERSON (about 5 miles; METAIRIE, LA)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; METAIRIE, LA)
  • RIVER OAKS CHILD & ADOLESCENT HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; HARAHAN, LA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Kenner:
  • LOUIS ARMSTRONG NEW ORLEANS INTL (about 2 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: MSY)
  • LAKEFRONT (about 17 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: NEW)
  • STENNIS INTL (about 61 miles; BAY ST LOUIS, MS; ID: HSA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Kenner:
  • NEW ORLEANS DOWNTOWN (about 14 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: 7N0)
  • NEW ORLEANS NAS JRB/ALVIN CALLENDER FIELD/ (about 21 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; ID: NBG)
  • ST JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (about 23 miles; RESERVE, LA; ID: 1L0)

Amtrak station near Kenner:
  • 13 miles: NEW ORLEANS (1001 LOYOLA AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Health 3 $7,559 $30,236 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 39 $73,531 $22,624 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 38 $95,736 $30,232 61 $42,611
Housing and Community Development(Local) 9 $22,891 $30,521 7 $4,716
Financial Administration 21 $56,256 $32,146 0 $0
Other Government Administration 41 $124,553 $36,454 3 $2,227
Judicial and Legal 25 $44,931 $21,566 7 $7,457
Police Protection - Officers 205 $702,766 $41,137 0 $0
Police - Other 73 $166,254 $27,329 0 $0
Firefighters 89 $277,532 $37,420 0 $0
Fire - Other 7 $16,519 $28,318 1 $210
Other and Unallocable 77 $154,743 $24,115 0 $0
Streets and Highways 51 $108,579 $25,548 0 $0
Welfare 21 $47,439 $27,108 3 $2,163
Totals for Government 699 $1,899,287 $32,605 82 $59,384


Colleges/Universities in Kenner:
  • MOLER BEAUTY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 167; Location: 1919 VETERANS HWY STE 100; Private, for-profit)
  • BLUE CLIFF SCHOOL OF THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE (FT enrollment: 140; Location: 1919 VETERANS BLVD STE 310; Private, for-profit; Website: BlueCliffSchool.com)
  • JOHN JAY BEAUTY COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 25; Location: 2844 TENNESSEE AVE; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kenner:
  • TULANE UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA (about 10 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Full-time enrollment: 10,230)
  • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY NEW ORLEANS (about 10 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 4,399)
  • XAVIER UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA (about 11 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 3,659)
  • DELGADO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 8,193)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (about 13 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS (about 13 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 12,442)
  • SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AT NEW ORLEANS (about 16 miles; NEW ORLEANS, LA; FT enrollment: 3,217)
Public high school in Kenner:
  • ALFRED BONNABEL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,705; Location: 2801 BRUIN DRIVE; Grades: 08 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Kenner:
  • THEODORE ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 694; Location: 3315 MAINE AVENUE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • A.C. ALEXANDER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 682; Location: 600 WEST ESPLANADE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • CHATEAU ESTATES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 660; Location: 4121 MEDOC DRIVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • J.J. AUDUBON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 470; Location: 200 WEST LOYOLA DRIVE; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WALTER G. SCHNECKENBURGER ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 454; Location: 26 EARNEST STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GREENLAWN TERRACE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 410; Location: 1500 38TH STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • JOHN CLANCY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 408; Location: 2100 MAIN STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • G.T. WOODS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 255; Location: 1037 31ST STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 253; Location: 606 CLAY STREET; Grades: PK - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Kenner:
  • ST ELIZABETH ANN SETON SCH (Students: 535; Location: 4119 ST ELIZABETH DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY PERPETUAL HELP SCHOOL (Students: 453; Location: 530 MINOR STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 302; Location: P. O. BOX 1357; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SEVEN OAKS ACADEMY (Students: 48; Location: 1901 36TH STREET; Grades: PK - KG)
  • NOAH'S ARK DAYCARE & KG (Students: 12; Location: 1000 ROOSEVELT BLVD; Grades: KG - KG)

Notable locations in Kenner: Chateau Estates Golf Course (A), Chateau Country Club (B), Kenner City Hall (C), Louisiana Toy Train Museum (D), North Kenner Library (E).

Shopping Centers: Pavilion Shopping Center (1), Fountain Square Shopping Center (2), Kenner Plaza Shopping Center (3), Esplanade Mall Shopping Center (4), Westland Shopping Center (5), Chateau Village Shopping Center (6), The Kenner Center Shopping Center (7).

Churches in Kenner include: Spirit of Liberty Christian Fellowship Church (A), Messiah United Methodist Church (B), Solid Rock Baptist Church (C), Glendale Baptist Church (D), First Baptist Church of Kenner (E), Cypress Grove Missionary Baptist Church (F), Pilgrim Baptist Church (G), Pilgram Baptist Church (H).

Parks in Kenner include: Highway Park (1), Jefferson Downs Racetrack (2), Lincoln Park (3), Lions Playground (4), Miguez Park (5), Morgan Park (6), Morgan Playground (7), Susan Park (8), A J Muss Bertolino Park (9).

Post office: (A).  


Kenner compared to Louisiana state average:
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Kenner:
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WFNO (830 AM; 5 kW; NORCO, LA; Owner: WFNO, L.L.C.)
  • WTIX (690 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WTIX, INC.)
  • WYLD (940 AM; 10 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVOG (600 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: F.W. ROBERT BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSMB (1350 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBYU (1450 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WODT (1280 AM; 5 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WGSO (990 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WGSO, L.L.C.)
  • WSHO (800 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: SHADOWLANDS COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WBOK (1230 AM; 1 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kenner:
  • WQUE-FM (93.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYLD-FM (98.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLMG (101.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEZB (97.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTKL (95.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSTE-FM (104.1 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCKW-FM (92.3 FM; LAPLACE, LA; Owner: 222 CORPORATION)
  • WNOE-FM (101.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNO-FM (99.5 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWNO (89.9 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & A & M COLLEGE)
  • WWOZ (90.7 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FRIENDS OF WWOZ, INC.)
  • WKZN (105.3 FM; KENNER, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPRF (94.9 FM; RESERVE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBSN-FM (89.1 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: PROVIDENCE EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WRBH (88.3 FM; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: RADIO FOR THE BLIND & HANDICAPPED, INC.)
  • KCIL (107.5 FM; HOUMA, LA; Owner: GUARANTY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF HOUMA, LLC)
  • KLRZ (100.3 FM; LAROSE, LA; Owner: COASTAL BROADCASTING OF LAROSE, INC.)
  • WTIX-FM (94.3 FM; GALLIANO, LA; Owner: FLEUR DE LIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMEZ (102.9 FM; BELLE CHASSE, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKND (106.7 FM; PORT SULPHUR, LA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Kenner:
  • WLPN-LP (Channel 61; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GLENN R. & KARIN A. PLUMMER)
  • WWL-TV (Channel 4; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: WWL-TV, INC.)
  • KNOV-LP (Channel 57; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: BEACH TV PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • WHNO (Channel 20; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K66FW (Channel 14; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLAE-TV (Channel 32; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WGNO (Channel 26; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WNOL-TV (Channel 38; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NEW ORLEANS, INC.)
  • WYES-TV (Channel 12; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: GREATER NEW ORLEANS ED TV FOUNDATION)
  • WBXN-CA (Channel 10; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WVUE (Channel 8; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: EMMIS TELEIVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXL (Channel 49; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDSU (Channel 6; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: NEW ORLEANS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K59DG (Channel 59; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPL (Channel 54; SLIDELL, LA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

© Copyright 2006-2007 USAElectionPolls.com, All Rights Reserved.