Kent County

  1. Kent County Legal Resources
  2. Kent County Statistics
  3. Kent County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Kent County Employment Information
  5. Kent County Family Information
  6. Kent County Education Information
  7. Kent County Business Information
  8. Kent County Public Benefits Information
  9. Kent County Criminal Information
  10. Kent County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Kent County Cities
  12. Kent County Zip Codes


Kent County Legal Resources

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Kent County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 126,697
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 2,162 / 1,262 / 21
  • Land Area (2000): 1,527.371 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 544.921 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 185,000.000 acres (748.510 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 721
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 44.50%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 11.70%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $55,301,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 30,000,000 / 12,000,000 / 10,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 92.40%
  • Physicians (2004): 241
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 1 (352)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 20,195
  • Federal Spending (2004): $1,432,399
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Kent County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 50,481
Building Permits Issued (2006): 1,484
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $188,970

Kent County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 163,432 64.09%
 Rural, Farm 4,830 1.89%
 Rural, Non-farm 86,742 34.02%

Kent County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Employment Information

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Kent County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 58,789 56,392 2,397 4.08% 41
1991 62,049 58,427 3,622 5.84% 59
1992 64,655 60,965 3,689 5.71% 57
1993 65,927 62,212 3,715 5.63% 56
1994 68,165 64,826 3,340 4.90% 49
1995 69,421 66,198 3,223 4.64% 47
1996 70,047 67,080 2,967 4.24% 42
1997 68,778 65,766 3,013 4.38% 44
1998 69,439 66,720 2,719 3.92% 39
1999 70,337 67,797 2,540 3.61% 36
2000 63,918 61,650 2,269 3.55% 36
2001 64,454 62,092 2,361 3.66% 37
2002 65,845 63,278 2,567 3.90% 39
2003 67,916 65,085 2,831 4.17% 42
2004 69,784 67,363 2,421 3.47% 35
2005 72,139 69,608 2,530 3.51% 35
2006 73,716 71,370 2,347 3.18% 32
2007 74,651 72,220 2,432 3.26% 33
2008 75,084 71,931 3,153 4.20% 42
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 75,012 72,074 2,938 3.92% 39
Feb 2008 74,942 71,935 3,007 4.01% 40
Mar 2008 75,242 72,452 2,790 3.71% 37
Apr 2008 75,333 72,554 2,779 3.69% 37
May 2008 74,906 72,167 2,739 3.66% 37
Jun 2008 75,620 72,185 3,435 4.54% 45
Jul 2008 75,410 72,010 3,400 4.51% 45
Aug 2008 75,350 71,449 3,901 5.18% 52
Sep 2008 73,941 70,556 3,385 4.58% 46
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Kent County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 9,032 15.35%
2. Public Administration 6,868 11.67%
3. Educational Services 3,198 5.44%
4. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 2,392 4.07%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 2,266 3.85%
6. Health Care 1,902 3.23%
7. Finance and Insurance 1,784 3.03%
8. Food Manufacturing 1,764 3.00%
9. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 1,676 2.85%
10. Repair and Maintenance 1,546 2.63%
11. Truck Transportation 1,540 2.62%
12. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 1,466 2.49%
13. Paper Manufacturing 1,432 2.43%
14. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 1,414 2.40%
15. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,406 2.39%
16. Other Transportation 1,154 1.96%
17. Metal Manufactuing 1,080 1.84%
18. Food and Beverage Stores 1,056 1.79%
19. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 1,014 1.72%
20. Chemical Manufacturing 970 1.65%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 7,530 13.22%
2. Educational Services 6,842 12.01%
3. Public Administration 5,656 9.93%
4. Finance and Insurance 4,312 7.57%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 3,774 6.63%
6. Social Assistance 2,636 4.63%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 1,906 3.35%
8. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,892 3.32%
9. Food and Beverage Stores 1,862 3.27%
10. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 1,678 2.95%
11. Department and Other General Stores 1,626 2.85%
12. Paper Manufacturing 1,150 2.02%
13. Personal and Laundry Services 1,148 2.02%
14. Construction 1,068 1.88%
15. Food Manufacturing 856 1.50%
16. Other Transportation 752 1.32%
17. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 696 1.22%
18. Electronic Shopping and Mail Order 692 1.22%
19. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 594 1.04%
20. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 588 1.03%

Kent County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Installation / Maintenance 3,348 5.69%
2. Other Production Occupations 3,156 5.36%
3. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 2,856 4.85%
4. Other Sales and Related Occupations 2,498 4.25%
5. Other Management Occupations 2,482 4.22%
6. Vehicle Mechanics 2,386 4.06%
7. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 2,376 4.04%
8. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,956 3.32%
9. Other Construction Trades 1,800 3.06%
10. Law Enforcement Workers 1,644 2.79%
11. Carpenters 1,568 2.67%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 1,556 2.64%
13. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,350 2.29%
14. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 1,270 2.16%
15. Other Office and Admin Support 1,146 1.95%
16. Operations Managers Non Finance 1,100 1.87%
17. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 1,072 1.82%
18. Other Protective Service Workers 1,070 1.82%
19. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 1,002 1.70%
20. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 920 1.56%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 3,716 6.52%
2. Secretaries and Admins 3,282 5.76%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 2,468 4.33%
4. Cashiers 2,416 4.24%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 2,130 3.74%
6. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 2,078 3.65%
7. Other Production Occupations 1,930 3.39%
8. Registered Nurses 1,892 3.32%
9. Other Management Occupations 1,806 3.17%
10. Child Care Workers 1,746 3.07%
11. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 1,664 2.92%
12. Customer Service Representatives 1,650 2.90%
13. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,560 2.74%
14. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 1,512 2.65%
15. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,414 2.48%
16. Business Operations Specialists 1,410 2.48%
17. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 1,364 2.39%
18. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 1,296 2.28%
19. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 1,152 2.02%
20. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 1,148 2.02%

Kent County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 112,422 58.21%
15-35 hours 22,662 11.73%
1-14 hours 4,771 2.47%
No regular hours 53,275 27.59%

Kent County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 3,853 3.30%
5 AM-5:29 AM 2,775 2.38%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 4,767 4.09%
6 AM-6:29 AM 10,682 9.16%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 13,568 11.64%
7 AM-7:29 AM 19,255 16.52%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 20,103 17.24%
8 AM-8:29 AM 10,377 8.90%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 4,574 3.92%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 4,584 3.93%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 2,549 2.19%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 1,173 1.01%
Noon-3:59 PM 9,409 8.07%
4 PM-11:59 PM 8,916 7.65%

Kent County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 4,367 3.75%
5-9 16,679 14.31%
10-14 21,290 18.26%
15-19 21,739 18.65%
20-24 16,605 14.24%
25-29 5,454 4.68%
30-34 10,876 9.33%
35-39 2,161 1.85%
40-44 2,326 2.00%
45-59 6,398 5.49%
60-89 5,946 5.10%
At least 90 2,744 2.35%

Kent County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 436 0.37% 85,698 73.51%
30-44 182 0.16% 15,181 13.02%
45-59 86 0.07% 6,312 5.41%
At least 60 230 0.20% 8,460 7.26%

Kent County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 274 0.23%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 15,521 12.88%
 Car / truck / van, solo 95,910 79.59%
 Motorcycle 164 0.14%
 Other 1,037 0.86%
 Public transportation 934 0.78%
 Walked 2,745 2.28%
 Worked at home 3,926 3.26%

Kent County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Family Information

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Households (2000): 94,398 (246,112 people)
Families (2000): 67,376 (207,420 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 27,220
People at same address in 1995: 132,115

Kent County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 7,470 7.87%
$10,000-$14,999 6,242 6.57%
$15,000-$19,999 6,651 7.00%
$20,000-$24,999 6,344 6.68%
$25,000-$29,999 6,442 6.78%
$30,000-$34,999 6,715 7.07%
$35,000-$39,999 6,264 6.60%
$40,000-$44,999 6,317 6.65%
$45,000-$49,999 5,561 5.86%
$50,000-$59,999 9,531 10.04%
$60,000-$74,999 10,259 10.80%
$75,000-$99,999 9,454 9.96%
$100,000-$124,999 4,039 4.25%
$125,000-$149,999 1,696 1.79%
$150,000-$199,999 1,289 1.36%
$200,000 or more 688 0.72%

Kent County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 10,841 22.96%
 Family, 2 people 13,735 29.08%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 2,273 4.81%
 Family, 3 people 8,390 17.77%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 337 0.71%
 Family, 4 people 6,908 14.63%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 110 0.23%
 Family, 5 people 2,917 6.18%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 38 0.08%
 Family, 6 people 1,049 2.22%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 8 0.02%
 Family, 7 or more people 616 1.30%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.00%

Kent County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 77,936 29.76%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 31,409 11.99%
Public Assistance 3,160 1.21%
Retirement 20,839 7.96%
Self Employment 9,618 3.67%
Social Security 24,509 9.36%
Supplemental Security 3,807 1.45%
Wage / Salary 75,563 28.85%
Other 15,082 5.76%

Kent County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 27,703 54.38%
 With children under 18 23,242 45.62%

Kent County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 8,871 9.54%
 Married 55,333 59.50%
 Never Married 26,383 28.37%
 Widowed 2,415 2.60%

Kent County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 12,506 12.06%
 Married 56,333 54.33%
 Never Married 24,742 23.86%
 Widowed 10,109 9.75%

Kent County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Education Information

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Kent County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 11,241 6.05%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 27,875 15.01%
 High school diploma or equivalent 60,881 32.79%
 Some college, no degree 43,644 23.51%
 Associate degree 11,205 6.03%
 Bachelors degree 19,581 10.55%
 Graduate or professional degree 11,247 6.06%

Kent County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 2,487 1.96% 1,724 1.36% 4,211 3.32%
Kindergarten 3,071 2.42% 596 0.47% 3,667 2.89%
Grades 1-4 14,780 11.67% 1,410 1.11% 16,190 12.78%
Grades 5-8 14,758 11.65% 1,238 0.98% 15,996 12.63%
Grades 9-12 14,199 11.21% 795 0.63% 14,994 11.83%
Undergrad college 12,048 9.51% 2,998 2.37% 15,046 11.88%
Graduate or professional school 1,416 1.12% 800 0.63% 2,216 1.75%
Total 62,759 49.53% 9,561 7.55% 72,320 57.08%

Kent County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Business Information

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Retail sales (2002): $1,719,250,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $153,034,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $1,970,783
Retired workers (2005): 15,865

Kent County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 17 21 45 35 38
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 0 4 2
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 5 3 11 14 14
1999 - Construction 43 35 89 68 108
1999 - Educational Services 3 2 7 7 7
1999 - Finance & Insurance 19 23 33 44 60
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 16 16 84 63 90
1999 - Information 7 9 11 3 13
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 5 3 6 3 13
1999 - Manufacturing 2 7 28 27 20
1999 - Mining 0 0 4 1 1
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 25 24 93 62 144
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 38 28 45 28 79
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 13 15 28 21 49
1999 - Retail Trade 43 51 171 155 186
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 20 13 32 24 49
1999 - Unclassified 16 6 0 0 2
1999 - Utilities 0 2 0 2 1
1999 - Wholesale Trade 13 7 22 27 44
1999 - Total 285 265 709 588 920
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 11 28 46 28 37
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 1 0 4
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 5 8 18 8 11
2000 - Construction 36 27 105 58 116
2000 - Educational Services 1 2 8 11 4
2000 - Finance & Insurance 18 25 42 41 54
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 24 20 87 69 73
2000 - Information 5 3 12 7 13
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 5 7 5 9
2000 - Manufacturing 6 8 32 22 16
2000 - Mining 0 0 2 3 1
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 21 24 78 72 154
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 23 23 65 29 70
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 9 12 21 17 59
2000 - Retail Trade 50 52 182 131 184
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 11 15 32 29 50
2000 - Unclassified 13 9 1 1 2
2000 - Utilities 2 0 1 1 1
2000 - Wholesale Trade 9 9 32 27 41
2000 - Total 249 271 772 559 899
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 20 13 41 40 28
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 1 1 3 2
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 4 10 14 14
2001 - Construction 49 31 91 83 107
2001 - Educational Services 2 0 12 5 7
2001 - Finance & Insurance 25 15 37 29 74
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 27 17 95 61 83
2001 - Information 4 5 7 10 15
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 3 3 4 14
2001 - Manufacturing 2 5 27 30 13
2001 - Mining 0 1 1 1 3
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 16 31 81 72 145
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 14 20 59 44 64
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 11 10 21 21 53
2001 - Retail Trade 56 55 144 185 166
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 14 18 33 24 46
2001 - Unclassified 8 8 2 0 5
2001 - Utilities 0 0 3 3 0
2001 - Wholesale Trade 10 14 28 28 39
2001 - Total 265 251 696 657 878
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 16 18 47 41 23
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 3 2 3
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 4 4 16 12 9
2002 - Construction 43 31 108 86 111
2002 - Educational Services 7 3 10 8 5
2002 - Finance & Insurance 34 17 41 36 74
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 23 22 91 74 83
2002 - Information 18 13 5 10 8
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 3 5 3 11
2002 - Manufacturing 6 2 23 28 18
2002 - Mining 0 1 2 1 1
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 32 25 92 68 131
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 26 19 48 43 74
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 8 14 24 17 52
2002 - Retail Trade 60 57 161 137 196
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 22 22 25 22 51
2002 - Unclassified 5 7 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 1 3 2 1
2002 - Wholesale Trade 6 10 32 27 35
2002 - Total 313 270 736 617 886
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 24 15 30 40 25
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 1 0 3 5
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 4 4 12 13 12
2003 - Construction 40 33 123 77 111
2003 - Educational Services 5 3 12 7 5
2003 - Finance & Insurance 20 23 48 41 70
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 17 12 99 78 82
2003 - Information 11 7 8 6 15
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 5 1 2 7 7
2003 - Manufacturing 11 4 19 28 16
2003 - Mining 0 2 0 1 2
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 36 21 75 100 121
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 31 13 48 35 94
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 10 3 33 20 45
2003 - Retail Trade 45 31 176 159 176
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 15 20 31 23 44
2003 - Unclassified 6 3 0 1 1
2003 - Utilities 0 0 0 3 4
2003 - Wholesale Trade 7 5 21 21 38
2003 - Total 287 201 737 663 873
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 24 18 31 34 35
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 3 1 3 0 5
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 2 15 15 10
2004 - Construction 54 28 114 93 118
2004 - Educational Services 7 1 12 9 9
2004 - Finance & Insurance 20 19 54 36 72
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 25 12 96 76 97
2004 - Information 6 8 11 13 11
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 1 4 3 5 11
2004 - Manufacturing 4 2 24 28 27
2004 - Mining 3 0 1 1 1
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 27 26 85 68 138
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 28 21 62 39 89
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 17 17 23 21 47
2004 - Retail Trade 63 48 179 155 164
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 21 18 31 27 41
2004 - Unclassified 2 7 0 0 0
2004 - Utilities 1 0 2 2 3
2004 - Wholesale Trade 10 12 24 18 38
2004 - Total 323 244 770 640 916
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 25 17 40 35 31
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 0 1 3 7
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 5 17 14 11
2005 - Construction 60 39 106 87 147
2005 - Educational Services 5 6 13 11 7
2005 - Finance & Insurance 19 35 43 38 69
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 26 14 111 83 87
2005 - Information 11 3 11 11 13
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 5 3 11
2005 - Manufacturing 5 9 27 28 19
2005 - Mining 0 0 2 3 2
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 33 29 74 69 145
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 30 23 61 44 91
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 16 10 20 19 59
2005 - Retail Trade 42 52 179 177 153
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 14 16 31 39 35
2005 - Unclassified 1 1 0 0 0
2005 - Utilities 2 1 3 1 3
2005 - Wholesale Trade 8 8 25 21 37
2005 - Total 305 269 769 686 927

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Public Benefits Information

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Kent County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 220,744 89.35%
 Below Poverty Level 26,300 10.65%

Kent County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $904 $42 $5 $0 $0 $299 $1,208 $478 $530 $81
1971 $1,044 $38 $6 $0 $0 $344 $1,394 $524 $252 $858
1972 $1,106 $23 $5,393 $0 $0 $407 $6,906 $776 $6,609 $4,685
1973 $1,059 $40 $5,658 $0 $0 $856 $7,573 $776 $6,460 $4,633
1974 $912 $46 $1,534 $0 $0 $1,321 $3,767 $1,238 $6,406 $3,528
1975 $880 $64 $4,064 $0 $0 $1,649 $6,593 $1,979 $6,479 $5,357
1976 $958 $107 $3,985 $0 $0 $1,777 $6,720 $2,746 $7,079 $4,796
1977 $1,035 $128 $4,626 $0 $0 $1,752 $7,413 $2,576 $7,936 $6,294
1978 $996 $138 $9,623 $0 $0 $2,477 $13,096 $4,773 $8,864 $6,067
1979 $1,054 $131 $8,567 $0 $0 $2,294 $11,915 $3,780 $9,330 $6,309
1980 $1,072 $121 $8,473 $0 $0 $2,784 $12,329 $4,330 $10,656 $5,686
1981 $1,096 $117 $5,430 $0 $0 $3,136 $9,662 $4,225 $10,856 $4,405
1982 $1,105 $110 $7,949 $0 $0 $3,497 $12,551 $2,575 $11,916 $5,960
1983 $1,145 $123 $7,786 $0 $0 $3,783 $12,714 $2,682 $14,742 $6,558
1984 $1,228 $170 $5,636 $0 $0 $4,313 $11,177 $2,559 $12,943 $4,571
1985 $1,235 $202 $2,441 $0 $0 $4,757 $8,433 $0 $37,830 $30,063
1986 $1,877 $220 $2,377 $0 $0 $7,577 $11,831 $2,864 $41,827 $35,233
1987 $1,895 $242 $1,479 $0 $0 $8,794 $12,168 $3,007 $38,706 $29,709
1988 $2,225 $300 $2,452 $0 $0 $8,960 $13,637 $3,157 $37,587 $29,694
1989 $2,422 $314 $2,000 $0 $0 $9,741 $14,163 $3,497 $35,924 $28,035
1990 $3,541 $369 $2,385 $0 $0 $7,915 $13,841 $3,950 $34,728 $27,661
1991 $3,748 $366 $3,623 $0 $0 $9,768 $17,139 $4,148 $33,011 $23,162
1992 $4,573 $376 $2,362 $0 $0 $12,379 $19,314 $4,272 $34,053 $25,711
1993 $4,772 $418 $1,948 $0 $0 $12,635 $19,355 $4,400 $31,420 $26,881
1994 $4,888 $499 $2,498 $0 $0 $13,834 $21,220 $5,442 $29,701 $23,853
1995 $4,995 $499 $1,766 $0 $0 $13,875 $20,636 $5,726 $30,288 $23,365
1996 $5,181 $826 $2,101 $0 $0 $14,554 $21,836 $6,013 $28,513 $28,145
1997 $6,143 $389 $2,809 $0 $0 $16,086 $25,038 $6,620 $29,348 $36,057
1998 $6,708 $425 $3,145 $0 $0 $17,897 $27,750 $6,861 $27,448 $37,726
1999 $8,139 $342 $3,017 $0 $0 $16,038 $27,194 $6,991 $25,548 $39,315
2000 $7,331 $381 $3,256 $0 $0 $17,865 $28,452 $7,100 $21,650 $40,247
2001 $7,856 $270 $3,985 $0 $0 $18,877 $30,718 $8,634 $20,012 $42,468
2002 $8,910 $251 $4,031 $0 $0 $22,549 $35,490 $7,684 $67,812 $91,407
2003 $10,084 $313 $3,322 $0 $0 $25,000 $38,406 $7,915 $65,751 $95,569
2004 $12,257 $250 $6,282 $0 $0 $30,025 $48,564 $8,153 $116,162 $148,611
2005 $15,857 $301 $3,939 $0 $0 $37,388 $57,184 $10,656 $116,493 $148,951
2006 $7,268 $11,052 $3,495 $0 $0 $40,522 $51,285 $11,615 $113,057 $154,849


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $0 $438 $104 $0 $0 $0 $1,305
$67 $519 $20 $0 $0 $157
1971 $0 $396 $85 $0 $0 $0 $883
$30 $3 $7 $0 $0 $362
1972 $0 $537 $105 $0 $0 $0 $9,469
$36 $0 $5 $0 $0 $8,786
1973 $0 $737 $366 $75 $62 $0 $5,881
$65 $30 $359 $0 $0 $4,187
1974 $0 $761 $106 $0 $19 $15 $4,145
$44 $4 $387 $0 $0 $2,809
1975 $0 $804 $1,117 $0 $24 $34 $5,276
$46 $12 $378 $0 $0 $2,861
1976 $0 $952 $403 $0 $36 $96 $8,192
$52 $420 $369 $0 $0 $5,864
1977 $0 $790 $237 $0 $25 $133 $7,735
$53 $379 $361 $0 $0 $5,757
1978 $0 $1,014 $1,140 $0 $34 $129 $12,906
$53 $472 $377 $0 $0 $9,687
1979 $0 $956 $1,705 $138 $24 $241 $11,386
$66 $324 $393 $0 $0 $7,539
1980 $0 $1,089 $809 $130 $27 $282 $15,843
$73 $164 $468 $0 $0 $12,801
1981 $0 $1,148 $285 $127 $31 $255 $11,893
$76 $164 $455 $0 $0 $9,352
1982 $0 $1,163 $958 $137 $30 $189 $13,505
$75 $182 $457 $0 $0 $10,314
1983 $0 $1,221 $1,386 $136 $43 $176 $15,105
$76 $190 $532 $0 $0 $11,345
1984 $0 $1,318 $345 $140 $31 $196 $12,598
$79 $165 $632 $0 $0 $9,692
1985 $0 $1,422 $366 $141 $29 $202 $8,978
$93 $167 $634 $0 $0 $5,924
1986 $0 $1,665 $401 $16 $18 $197 $11,613
$117 $38 $3,042 $0 $0 $6,119
1987 $0 $1,824 $393 $0 $14 $225 $13,711
$126 $0 $3,362 $0 $0 $7,767
1988 $0 $1,755 $461 $0 $21 $232 $13,508
$140 $0 $3,330 $0 $0 $7,569
1989 $0 $1,410 $430 $16 $25 $259 $14,087
$147 $0 $3,121 $0 $0 $8,679
1990 $0 $2,675 $475 $15 $23 $320 $18,013
$0 $0 $2,847 $0 $0 $11,658
1991 $0 $2,858 $508 $0 $32 $394 $19,496
$190 $0 $1,100 $0 $0 $14,414
1992 $0 $2,956 $464 $0 $38 $506 $19,875
$200 $0 $2,456 $0 $0 $13,255
1993 $0 $3,140 $563 $0 $66 $535 $19,352
$168 $0 $2,228 $0 $0 $12,652
1994 $0 $3,156 $536 $0 $68 $732 $26,205
$197 $0 $2,070 $0 $0 $19,446
1995 $0 $3,984 $599 $0 $73 $609 $23,795
$0 $0 $1,955 $0 $0 $16,575
1996 $0 $4,589 $287 $0 $110 $719 $20,372
$222 $151 $2,010 $0 $0 $12,284
1997 $0 $4,488 $551 $53 $141 $752 $22,867
$270 $363 $1,905 $0 $0 $14,344
1998 $0 $4,521 $557 $35 $144 $746 $22,370
$257 $370 $1,874 $0 $0 $13,866
1999 $0 $4,962 $578 $1,749 $0 $891 $23,060
$293 $185 $1,760 $0 $0 $12,642
2000 $0 $4,633 $1,320 $1,923 $0 $1,069 $24,196
$294 $198 $1,639 $0 $0 $13,120
2001 $844 $5,334 $1,013 $2,308 $207 $1,603 $26,965
$0 $429 $1,493 $0 $0 $13,734
2002 $0 $4,709 $413 $2,490 $242 $1,510 $33,947
$595 $0 $3,813 $0 $0 $20,175
2003 $0 $4,633 $372 $2,599 $271 $1,460 $32,264
$639 $0 $4,398 $0 $0 $17,892
2004 $0 $5,075 $416 $2,616 $333 $1,560 $49,202
$730 $0 $4,673 $0 $0 $33,799
2005 $0 $5,568 $497 $2,984 $403 $1,689 $58,084
$813 $0 $7,307 $0 $0 $38,823
2006 $0 $5,752 $484 $2,989 $452 $2,033 $50,627
$1,142 $0 $7,433 $0 $0 $30,342

Kent County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 125
Kent County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Kent County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Kent County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 18,841 14.87%
10-19 Years 19,906 15.71%
20-29 Years 16,713 13.19%
30-39 Years 19,596 15.47%
40-49 Years 18,276 14.42%
50-59 Years 13,516 10.67%
60-69 Years 9,731 7.68%
70-79 Years 6,663 5.26%
80-89 Years 2,929 2.31%
90+ Years 526 0.42%

Kent County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 61,070 48.20%
 Female 65,627 51.80%

Kent County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 91,325 72.08%
 African-American 25,770 20.34%
 Hispanic/Latino 4,069 3.21%
 Multiracial 2,391 1.89%
 Asian 2,104 1.66%
 Amerindian 763 0.60%
 Other Race 234 0.18%
 Pacific Islander 41 0.03%

Kent County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 37,877 20.24%
2. Irish 33,034 17.65%
3. English 28,015 14.97%
4. United States Or American 22,483 12.01%
5. Italian 13,631 7.28%
6. Polish 7,698 4.11%
7. French Non-Basque 5,820 3.11%
8. Scottish 4,514 2.41%
9. Scotch Irish 3,739 2.00%
10. Dutch 3,526 1.88%

Kent County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 217,868 92.06%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 7,745 3.27%
3. German 2,250 0.95%
4. Other West Germanic 1,646 0.70%
5. French 1,618 0.68%
6. Tagalog 802 0.34%
7. Korean 752 0.32%
8. Italian 450 0.19%
9. African 432 0.18%
10. Chinese 400 0.17%

Kent County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 244,901 96.04%
 Naturalized immigrant 5,213 2.04%
 Not a citizen 4,890 1.92%

Kent County Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
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