The Kensington Census Designated Place had a population of 8,650 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Kensington is located at latitude 41.6274 and longitude -72.7762 in Hartford County. The formal boundaries for the Kensington Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.23 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Hartford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 79 feet.
The Kensington Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377827) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kensington population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kensington: Farmington Village, Great Swamp.
|Population in Households||8,590|
|Population in Familes||7,207|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||60|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,585 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,827 (78.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||645 (18.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||113 ( 3.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$262,017|
|Average Home Value||$278,837|
|Median Household Income||$84,204|
|Average Household Income||$100,490|
|Per Capita Income||$40,621|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.61%|
The table below compares Kensington to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 44||70th|
|Population Density1||# 60||58th|
|Diversity Index2||# 102||29th|
|Median Household Income||# 39||73rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 67||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.