Living in Kensington, CT

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Kensington, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
7,971
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
5.0%
Median Home
$260,300
Median Income
$98,143
Median Rent
$1,244

Kensington SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
6

Kensington, CT Cost Of Living

121
Kensington's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Kensington Connecticut National Average
Overall 121 124 100
Services 121 123 100
Groceries 107 108 100
Health 106 112 100
Housing 132 137 100
Transportation 108 114 100
Utilities 122 129 100

Rankings for Kensington in Connecticut

Map Of Kensington, CT

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Population over time in Kensington

Year Population % Change
2019 7,971 -2.7%
2018 8,190 -2.9%
2017 8,433 -1.1%
2016 8,528 -3.4%
2015 8,824 -7.0%
2014 9,492 3.5%
2013 9,174 3.5%
2012 8,862 -1.7%
2011 9,012 2.9%
2010 8,761 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kensington

White
87.1% (6,943)
African American
0.8% (61)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.7% (377)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (18)
Two Or More
1.6% (126)
Hispanic
5.6% (446)
Race Kensington CT USA
White 87.1% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.7% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.6% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Kensington

Female
56.4% (4,496)
Male
43.6% (3,475)
Gender Kensington CT USA
Female 56.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 43.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kensington for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (159)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (239)
High School / GED
34.0% (2,710)
Some College
15.0% (1,195)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (478)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (2,072)
Master's Degree
12.0% (956)
Professional Degree
1.0% (79)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (79)
Education Kensington CT USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 34.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 15.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kensington, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
3.6% (28,629)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (13,121)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.2% (33,639)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (48,193)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (79,208)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (121,676)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (86,127)
$100,000 to $149,999
27.1% (216,154)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.7% (85,650)
$200,000 or more
10.6% (84,696)
Income Kensington CT USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.2% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 27.1% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.7% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.6% 12.6% 7.7%

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