Kent is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kent Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Union County at latitude 40.9525 and longitude -94.4544. Union County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,207 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Kent Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Kent, IA area
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|Population in Households||67|
|Population in Familes||56|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.91|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||29 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||19 (65.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4 (13.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 (20.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$150,000|
|Average Home Value||$166,667|
|Median Household Income||$47,508|
|Average Household Income||$63,740|
|Per Capita Income||$25,839|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||5.96%|
|Per Capita Income||3.05%|
The table below compares Kent to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa 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.
|Total Population||# 930||8th|
|Population Density1||# 933||8th|
|Diversity Index2||# 939||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 720||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 482||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.