Kernersville

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


Kernersville Legal Resources

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Kernersville Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 27,215
  • Land Area (2000): 83.733 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.272 square kilometers

Kernersville Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
1999 11,740 2002 17,703 2005 20,827
2000 12,785 2003 19,865 2006 21,787
2001 17,417 2004 20,373 2007 22,325

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Houses (2000): 11,827

Kernersville Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 25,413 93.46%
 Rural, Farm 10 0.04%
 Rural, Non-farm 1,767 6.50%

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Kernersville Employment Information

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Kernersville Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 756 9.38%
2. Finance and Insurance 399 4.95%
3. Truck Transportation 393 4.88%
4. Metal Manufactuing 341 4.23%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 316 3.92%
6. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 282 3.50%
7. Repair and Maintenance 278 3.45%
8. Public Administration 243 3.01%
9. Other Transportation 223 2.77%
10. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 210 2.61%
11. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 202 2.51%
12. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 196 2.43%
13. Educational Services 195 2.42%
14. Beverage and Tobacco Manufacturing 191 2.37%
15. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 187 2.32%
16. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 186 2.31%
17. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 177 2.20%
18. Health Care 167 2.07%
19. Department and Other General Stores 160 1.99%
20. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 157 1.95%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 834 12.08%
2. Finance and Insurance 733 10.61%
3. Educational Services 716 10.37%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 480 6.95%
5. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 378 5.47%
6. Social Assistance 317 4.59%
7. Department and Other General Stores 287 4.16%
8. Air Transportation 176 2.55%
9. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 172 2.49%
10. Personal and Laundry Services 170 2.46%
11. Construction 151 2.19%
12. Public Administration 132 1.91%
13. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 126 1.82%
14. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 116 1.68%
15. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 100 1.45%
16. Apparel Manufacturing 98 1.42%
17. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 98 1.42%
18. Food and Beverage Stores 87 1.26%
19. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 85 1.23%
20. Metal Manufactuing 83 1.20%

Kernersville Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 568 7.05%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 444 5.51%
3. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 430 5.33%
4. Other Management Occupations 408 5.06%
5. Computer Specialists 380 4.71%
6. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 379 4.70%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 326 4.04%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 322 4.00%
9. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 288 3.57%
10. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 284 3.52%
11. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 272 3.37%
12. Operations Managers Non Finance 243 3.01%
13. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 203 2.52%
14. Engineers 203 2.52%
15. Top Executives 197 2.44%
16. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 148 1.84%
17. Construction Laborers 146 1.81%
18. Advertising / Marketing / PR / Sales 145 1.80%
19. Other Office and Admin Support 143 1.77%
20. Assemblers and Fabricators 133 1.65%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 471 6.82%
2. Other Office and Admin Support 416 6.02%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 341 4.94%
4. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 293 4.24%
5. Registered Nurses 257 3.72%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 221 3.20%
7. Other Production Occupations 214 3.10%
8. Other Management Occupations 205 2.97%
9. Health Technologists and Technicians 202 2.92%
10. Computer Specialists 196 2.84%
11. Waiters and Waitresses 194 2.81%
12. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 185 2.68%
13. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 182 2.64%
14. Cashiers 180 2.61%
15. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 178 2.58%
16. Customer Service Representatives 172 2.49%
17. Child Care Workers 157 2.27%
18. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 144 2.09%
19. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 140 2.03%
20. Financial Managers 125 1.81%

Kernersville Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 13,713 64.96%
15-35 hours 2,277 10.79%
1-14 hours 567 2.69%
No regular hours 4,554 21.57%

Kernersville Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 379 2.64%
5 AM-5:29 AM 256 1.78%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 421 2.93%
6 AM-6:29 AM 978 6.81%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 1,749 12.17%
7 AM-7:29 AM 2,825 19.66%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 2,417 16.82%
8 AM-8:29 AM 1,550 10.79%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 755 5.25%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 620 4.31%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 302 2.10%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 173 1.20%
Noon-3:59 PM 987 6.87%
4 PM-11:59 PM 958 6.67%

Kernersville Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 247 1.72%
5-9 1,580 11.00%
10-14 2,169 15.09%
15-19 2,147 14.94%
20-24 2,948 20.51%
25-29 1,261 8.78%
30-34 2,343 16.30%
35-39 345 2.40%
40-44 343 2.39%
45-59 457 3.18%
60-89 176 1.22%
At least 90 354 2.46%

Kernersville Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 9 0.06% 10,343 71.98%
30-44 0 0.00% 3,031 21.09%
45-59 6 0.04% 451 3.14%
At least 60 0 0.00% 530 3.69%

Kernersville Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 17 0.12%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,677 11.39%
 Car / truck / van, solo 12,406 84.27%
 Motorcycle 16 0.11%
 Other 115 0.78%
 Public transportation 15 0.10%
 Walked 124 0.84%
 Worked at home 351 2.38%

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Kernersville Family Information

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Households (2000): 11,034 (26,913 people)
Families (2000): 7,850 (22,907 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 3,892
People at same address in 1995: 12,077

Kernersville Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 622 5.64%
$10,000-$14,999 530 4.80%
$15,000-$19,999 567 5.14%
$20,000-$24,999 780 7.07%
$25,000-$29,999 602 5.46%
$30,000-$34,999 751 6.81%
$35,000-$39,999 656 5.95%
$40,000-$44,999 741 6.72%
$45,000-$49,999 629 5.70%
$50,000-$59,999 945 8.56%
$60,000-$74,999 1,480 13.41%
$75,000-$99,999 1,348 12.22%
$100,000-$124,999 627 5.68%
$125,000-$149,999 301 2.73%
$150,000-$199,999 276 2.50%
$200,000 or more 179 1.62%

Kernersville Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 2,823 25.57%
 Family, 2 people 3,477 31.50%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 415 3.76%
 Family, 3 people 1,910 17.30%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 60 0.54%
 Family, 4 people 1,613 14.61%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 15 0.14%
 Family, 5 people 534 4.84%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 6 0.05%
 Family, 6 people 120 1.09%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 3 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 62 0.56%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Kernersville Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 9,545 32.40%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 3,988 13.54%
Public Assistance 198 0.67%
Retirement 1,588 5.39%
Self Employment 1,160 3.94%
Social Security 2,205 7.48%
Supplemental Security 249 0.85%
Wage / Salary 9,307 31.59%
Other 1,219 4.14%

Kernersville Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 3,424 53.44%
 With children under 18 2,983 46.56%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 944 9.09%
 Married 6,954 66.96%
 Never Married 2,322 22.36%
 Widowed 166 1.60%

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

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,213 11.00%
 Married 7,052 63.94%
 Never Married 1,813 16.44%
 Widowed 951 8.62%

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Kernersville Education Information

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Kernersville Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 1,070 5.26%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,430 11.93%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,590 27.45%
 Some college, no degree 4,885 23.99%
 Associate degree 1,553 7.63%
 Bachelors degree 3,618 17.77%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,215 5.97%

Kernersville Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 241 0.89% 371 1.36% 612 2.25%
Kindergarten 330 1.21% 38 0.14% 368 1.35%
Grades 1-4 1,637 6.02% 84 0.31% 1,721 6.32%
Grades 5-8 1,298 4.77% 154 0.57% 1,452 5.34%
Grades 9-12 1,226 4.50% 142 0.52% 1,368 5.03%
Undergrad college 739 2.72% 311 1.14% 1,050 3.86%
Graduate or professional school 123 0.45% 48 0.18% 171 0.63%
Total 5,594 20.55% 1,148 4.22% 6,742 24.77%

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Kernersville Public Benefits Information

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Kernersville Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 25,157 93.75%
 Below Poverty Level 1,676 6.25%

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Kernersville Criminal Information

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Kernersville Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
1999 4.089 0.681 0.000 1.107 5.877 0.937 15.417 67.888 4.344 88.586
2000 4.537 0.313 0.000 2.268 7.118 0.156 13.219 68.361 2.659 84.396
2001 3.962 0.230 0.000 1.263 5.454 0.344 10.564 61.894 1.952 74.755
2002 3.728 0.226 0.056 0.847 4.858 0.226 9.998 53.211 2.542 65.978
2003 3.624 0.554 0.000 0.654 4.833 0.201 9.766 47.823 2.920 60.508
2004 3.436 0.344 0.000 0.687 4.467 0.393 10.161 45.354 2.111 57.625
2005 4.465 0.432 0.048 0.912 5.858 0.240 9.267 39.612 2.593 51.472
2006 4.452 0.229 0.000 1.147 5.829 0.275 9.272 36.765 2.157 48.194
2007 2.598 0.269 0.000 1.030 3.897 0.045 11.198 36.865 2.329 50.392

Kernersville Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 15 57
2005 17 62
2006 19 63
2007 18 63

Kernersville Crime Index

Year  Index
1999 1,109
2000 1,170
2001 1,397
2002 1,254

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Kernersville Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Kernersville Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 3,804 13.98%
10-19 Years 3,582 13.16%
20-29 Years 3,740 13.74%
30-39 Years 4,612 16.95%
40-49 Years 4,507 16.56%
50-59 Years 3,377 12.41%
60-69 Years 1,883 6.92%
70-79 Years 1,170 4.30%
80-89 Years 466 1.71%
90+ Years 74 0.27%

Kernersville Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 13,289 48.83%
 Female 13,926 51.17%

Kernersville Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 23,200 85.25%
 African-American 1,948 7.16%
 Hispanic/Latino 1,448 5.32%
 Asian 281 1.03%
 Multiracial 213 0.78%
 Amerindian 77 0.28%
 Other Race 39 0.14%
 Pacific Islander 9 0.03%

Kernersville Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. German 4,381 21.18%
2. United States Or American 3,941 19.05%
3. English 3,310 16.00%
4. Irish 2,604 12.59%
5. Scotch Irish 976 4.72%
6. Italian 885 4.28%
7. Dutch 659 3.19%
8. Scottish 657 3.18%
9. French Non-Basque 617 2.98%
10. Polish 529 2.56%

Kernersville Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 23,230 92.05%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 1,447 5.73%
3. Vietnamese 116 0.46%
4. Chinese 95 0.38%
5. German 64 0.25%
6. French 42 0.17%
7. Laotian 31 0.12%
8. Arabic 31 0.12%
9. Italian 27 0.11%
10. Scandinavian 27 0.11%

Kernersville Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 25,602 94.16%
 Naturalized immigrant 387 1.42%
 Not a citizen 1,201 4.42%

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Kernersville Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

27284 27285