Kensington, Kansas Population 2021

435
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Kensington is a city located in Smith County Kansas. With a 2020 population of 435, it is the 301st largest city in Kansas and the 13913th largest city in the United States . Kensington is currently declining at a rate of -0.23% annually and its population has decreased by -8.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 473 in 2010. Kensington reached it's highest population of 474 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Kensington has a population density of 1,298 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kensington is $57,546 with a poverty rate of 4.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $72,900. The median age in Kensington is 54.2 years, 48.8 years for males, and 56.7 years for females.

Kensington Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kensington was:

  • White: 96.72%
  • Native American: 1.23%
  • Black or African American: 1.02%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Kensington, Kansas is 435 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 438.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 473.

Kensington, Kansas Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47296.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native61.23%
Asian51.02%
Black or African American51.02%
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Kensington Population by Race

Kensington Population Pyramid $2021

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Kensington Median Age

54.2


Total

48.8


Male

56.7


Female

Kensington Adults

There are 375 adults, (178 of whom are seniors) in Kensington.

Kensington Age Dependency

147.7

Age Dependency Ratio

90.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Kensington Sex Ratio

Female

248

50.82%

Male

240

49.18%

Kensington Population by Age

Kensington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kensington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89%11%
Non Family86.1%13.9%
All85.9%14.1%
Female0%100%

85.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kensington Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2052.385.9
Married127389
Non Family721.0486.1
Female52.40
Male14100

2.95

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Kensington Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61.67%
9th to 12th Grade123.34%
High School Graduate15041.78%
Some College9626.74%
Associates Degree236.41%
Bachelors Degree5314.76%
Graduate Degree195.29%
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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
White33832072
Hispanic1010
Native American66
Asian55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.30%.

Kensington Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,231$51,500$27,826
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,750$52,955$27,917
Some College$27,143$$26,750
Bachelors Degree$50,417$62,083$38,750
Graduate Degree$44,167$$43,750

$29,231

Average Earnings

$51,500

Average Male

$27,826

Average Female

Kensington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kensington Language by Age

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Kensington Language

98.46% of Kensington residents speak only English, while 1.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.10% of the population.

Kensington Language

Kensington Poverty by Race

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4.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.09%

Male Poverty Rate

2.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kensington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kensington is White, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kensington is White, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.44%.

Kensington Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater6.94%
High School3.60%
Some College0.84%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Kensington Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed6.19%

Kensington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kensington Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,023$57,546
Families$59,063$66,886
Married Families$70,417-
Non Families$28,750$40,293
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Income by Household Type

Kensington Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

68.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

77.2%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

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 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Kensington Marital Status by Race

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Kensington Marital Status

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60

Number of Veterans

60

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam34
Second Gulf War8
Korea7
First Gulf War2
World War II

Kensington Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+21
65 to 7421
55 to 648
35 to 548
18 to 342

Kensington Veterans by Age

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Kensington Veterans by Race

Kensington Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kensington Veterans by Education

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53.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

1.4%

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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71.52%

Born in Kensington

98.98%

Native Born

1.02%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.98% of Kensington residents were born in the United States, with 71.52% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Kensington Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021435-1-0.23%
2020436-1-0.23%
2019437-1-0.23%
2018438-2-0.45%
2017440-4-0.90%
2016444-5-1.11%
2015449-5-1.10%
201445420.44%
2013452-6-1.31%
2012458-6-1.29%
2011464-10-2.11%
20104740.00%

Kensington Population by Year