Kenner, Louisiana

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Kenner, Louisiana

Cannes-Brûlées
City of Kenner
Kenner's old "Rivertown" area
Kenner's old "Rivertown" area
Motto(s): 
America's City; Everything's Right Here
Location of Kenner in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.
Location of Kenner in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Location of Louisiana in the United States
Coordinates: 30°00′35″N 90°15′02″W / 30.00972°N 90.25056°W / 30.00972; -90.25056Coordinates: 30°00′35″N 90°15′02″W / 30.00972°N 90.25056°W / 30.00972; -90.25056[1]
Country United States
State Louisiana
ParishJefferson
FoundedMarch 2, 1855
Incorporated1867
ReincorporatedApril 1, 1873
ReincorporatedDecember 13, 1913
Government
 • MayorBen Zahn (R)
Area
 • Total15.2 sq mi (39 km2)
 • Land15.1 sq mi (39 km2)
 • Water0.1 sq mi (0.26 km2)  00.7%
Elevation3 ft (0.9 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total66,702
 • Estimate 
(2018)[3]
66,657
 • Density76,936.93/sq mi (29,692.98/km2)
Demonym(s)Kennerian
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)504
FIPS code22-39475
Websitekenner.la.us

Kenner is the seventh-largest and second largest suburban city in the state of Louisiana and the largest city in Jefferson Parish. As of 2010, 66,702 people lived in Kenner.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Kenner, Louisiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. June 4, 1980. Retrieved 2007-12-12.
  2. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 12, 2017.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved July 18, 2019.