Shown within non-metropolitan Wiltshire
|Region:||South West England|
| Ranked 28th|
- Total ()
| Ranked |
|Ethnicity:|| 96.7% White|
1.0% Mixed Race
0.7% Chinese or other
Kennet District Council
|Leadership:||Alternative - Sec.31|
|MP:||Michael Ancram (Devizes)|
The district was formed on April 1, 1974, under the Local Government Act 1972, by a merger of the municipal boroughs of Devizes, Marlborough, and Devizes Rural District, Marlborough and Ramsbury Rural District and Pewsey Rural District.
It contains the Devizes parliamentary constituency.
The district will be abolished as part of the 2009 structural changes to local government in England.