Kensett is a city located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is within White County adjacent of Searcy to the east. It has a total area of 1.85 square miles at 35°13′58″N 91°40′13″W. The elevation is 223 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 1,648. The population density was 896.68/sq mi. Estimated per capita income in 2015 was $12,106. It is using Zip code 72082.