Kensington, Connecticut Population 2022

10,262
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Kensington is a city located in Connecticut. Kensington has a 2020 population of 10,262. Kensington is currently growing at a rate of 1.48% annually and its population has increased by 3.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,962 in 2010.

The average household income in Kensington is $108,585 with a poverty rate of 5.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,176 per month, and the median house value is $268,700. The median age in Kensington is 46.4 years, 43.9 years for males, and 47.6 years for females.

Kensington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kensingtonwas:

  • White: 88.27%
  • Asian: 6.04%
  • Two or more races: 4.14%
  • Black or African American: 1.12%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kensington, Connecticut is 10,262 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 9,962.

Kensington, Connecticut Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,54988.27%
Black or African American1081.12%
Asian5856.04%
Some Other Race420.43%
Two or More Races4014.14%
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Kensington Population by Race

Kensington Population Pyramid 2022

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Kensington Median Age

47.6


Total

47.1


Male

47.7


Female

Kensington Adults

There are 7,671 adults, (2,494 of whom are seniors) in Kensington.

Kensington Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Kensington Sex Ratio

Female

5,065

52.30%

Male

4,620

47.70%

Kensington Population by Age

Kensington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kensington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
Female86.8%13.2%
All86.4%13.6%
Male81.1%18.9%
Non Family78.2%21.8%

86.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kensington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,1692.3186.4
Married2,2292.6891.1
Male2273.3781.1
Female5602.8886.8
Non Family1,1531.178.2

2.73

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

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Kensington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1982.70%
9th to 12th Grade2343.19%
High School Graduate1,89525.80%
Some College1,24716.98%
Associates Degree6228.47%
Bachelors Degree1,67422.79%
Graduate Degree1,47620.09%
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Kensington Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kensington Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian448364262
White6,5146,1732,810
Other Race423514
Black525214
Hispanic31731064
2+ Races198198

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.48%.

Kensington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,076$51,785$44,956
Less Than 9th Grade$$46,591$
High School Graduate$44,457$50,206$39,955
Some College$47,861$67,344$35,938
Bachelors Degree$77,500$72,188$80,185
Graduate Degree$52,031$51,485$66,984

$51,076

Average Earnings

$51,785

Average Male

$44,956

Average Female

Kensington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kensington Language by Age

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Kensington Language

85.78% of Kensington residents speak only English, while 14.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.98% of the population.

Kensington Language

Kensington Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,3675466.53%
Other3NaN%
Hispanic46730.64%

5.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.49%

Male Poverty Rate

6.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kensington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kensington is White, with 6.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kensington is Hispanic, with 0.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.40%.

Kensington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.23%
High School5.42%
Some College9.79%
Bachelors or Greater2.51%

Kensington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed20.34%
Female Employed1.79%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Kensington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kensington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$97,064$111,138
Families$113,153$121,080
Married Families$127,851-
Non Families$46,783$81,300
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Income by Household Type

Kensington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

48.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Kensington Married by Age and Sex

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Kensington Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Kensington Marital Status by Race

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Kensington Marital Status

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504

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War95
First Gulf War
Vietnam160
Korea95
World War II48

Kensington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3495
35 to 5445
55 to 6417
65 to 74160
75+187

Kensington Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4626.71%
Asian428.43%
Hispanic175.18%

Kensington Veterans by Race

Kensington Veterans by Education

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11.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kensington Veterans by Education

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66.5%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Kensington Employment by Age

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Kensington Employment by Race

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Kensington Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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77.16%

Born in Kensington

89.59%

Native Born

10.41%

Foreign Born

2.22%

Non Citizen

8.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.59% of Kensington residents were born in the United States, with 77.16% having been born in Connecticut. 2.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Kensington Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108,4590.00%
20118,6091501.77%
20128,7591501.74%
20138,9091501.71%
20149,0591501.68%
20159,2091501.66%
20169,3591501.63%
20179,5091501.60%
20189,6591501.58%
20199,8091501.55%
20209,9621531.56%
202110,1121501.51%
202210,2621501.48%

Kensington Population by Year