South Kensington, Maryland Population 2020

8,769

South Kensington is a city located in Maryland. South Kensington has a 2020 population of 8,769. South Kensington is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,462 in 2010. South Kensington reached it's highest population of 8,769 in 2018.

The average household income in South Kensington is $221,621 with a poverty rate of 2.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,164 per month, and the median house value is $736,300. The median age in South Kensington is 44.3 years, 43.5 years for males, and 45.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

South Kensington Demographics

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

  • White: 85.87%
  • Two or more races: 4.87%
  • Asian: 4.37%
  • Black or African American: 3.38%
  • Other race: 1.11%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.18%
The current population of South Kensington, Maryland is 8,769, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,769.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,462.

South Kensington, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,53085.87%
Two or More Races4274.87%
Asian3834.37%
Black or African American2963.38%
Some Other Race971.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander160.18%

South Kensington Population Pyramid 2020

South Kensington Median Age

44.3


Total

43.5


Male

45.3


Female

South Kensington Adults

There are 6,434 adults, (1,685 of whom are seniors) in South Kensington.

South Kensington Age Dependency

84.6

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.2

Child Dependency Ratio

South Kensington Sex Ratio

Female

4,460

50.86%

Male

4,309

49.14%

South Kensington Households and Families

South Kensington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

South Kensington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.4%4.6%
All90.1%9.9%
Female89.5%10.5%
Non Family75.4%24.6%

90.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9652.8990.1
Married1,9693.3895.4
Non Family7571.3175.4
Female1524.2289.5
Male873.3100

3.35

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

South Kensington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1041.73%
9th to 12th Grade931.55%
High School Graduate3896.47%
Some College5609.31%
Associates Degree1652.74%
Bachelors Degree2,11135.10%
Graduate Degree2,59243.10%

South Kensington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,9264,8643,970
Hispanic433355298
Asian315248182
Black257245167
Multiple Races10910990
Other Race484848
Islander161616
Native American777

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$97,986$120,689$82,685
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$17,639$21,528$16,094
Some College$63,369$63,553$63,281
Bachelors Degree$84,132$105,238$68,036
Graduate Degree$124,620$148,688$96,719

$97,986

Average Earnings

$120,689

Average Male

$82,685

Average Female

South Kensington Language

South Kensington Language by Age

South Kensington Language

84.53% of South Kensington residents speak only English, while 15.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.89% of the population.

South Kensington Poverty

South Kensington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,8251061.55%
Hispanic805779.57%
Black2542610.24%
Other972424.74%
Asian383225.74%

2.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.16%

Male Poverty Rate

3.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Kensington

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Kensington is Other, with 24.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Kensington is White, with 1.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.70%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.51%
Some College4.72%
Bachelors or Greater1.51%
High School0.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.38%
Female Employed1.96%
Male Employed1.46%
Male Unemployed0.00%

South Kensington Income

South Kensington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$181,941$221,621
Families$210,543$253,099
Married Families$213,406-
Non Families$99,946$124,689

South Kensington Marital Status

South Kensington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

62.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.5%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

Female Marriage Rate

South Kensington Married by Age and Sex

South 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.

South Kensington Marital Status by Race

South Kensington Veterans

531

Number of Veterans

508

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam188
First Gulf War130
World War II104
Second Gulf War93
Korea59
Age Group Veterans
75+249
35 to 5499
65 to 7496
55 to 6466
18 to 3421
Name Veterans % of Total
White5018.98%
Black114.28%
2 or More107.69%
Asian92.71%
Hispanic81.56%

$South Kensington Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Kensington Employment Status

67.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.6%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

South Kensington Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

26.61%

Born in Maryland

88.58%

Native Born

11.42%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.58% of South Kensington residents were born in the United States, with 26.61% having been born in Maryland. 3.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,7690.00%
20198,7690.00%
20188,769850.98%
20178,68420.02%
20168,6822883.43%
20158,39470.08%
20148,3871842.24%
20138,2033083.90%
20127,895-274-3.35%
20118,169-293-3.46%
20108,4620.00%