According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Kensington has an overall cost of living index of 121 which is 1.2x higher than the national index of 100.
Compared to only Connecticut, Kensington has a cost of living index that's 1.0x lower than Connecticut's index of 124.
The standard of living in Kensington ranks as #4,859 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Connecticut. By definition, that implies Kensington ranks as the #1,560 most expensive place in the Constitution State.
|Living Expense||Kensington||Connecticut||National Average|
Housing swings affordability the most between places in Connecticut, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.
Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.
|City||Population||Cost Of Living||Vs. Kensington|
|New Britain, CT||72,543||108||0.9x|
|West Hartford, CT||63,023||129||1.1x|
|North Haven, CT||23,665||128||1.1x|
|Glastonbury Center, CT||8,483||124||1.0x|