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The Kensington CDP(1) had a population of 9,862 as of July 1, 2022.
The primary coordinate point for Kensington is located at latitude 41.6354 and longitude -72.7687 in Hartford County. The formal boundaries for the Kensington Census Designated Place 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 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Kensington: Farmington Village, Great Swamp.
|Total Population||9,862 (100%)|
|Population in Households||9,798 (99.4%)|
|Population in Families||8,228 (83.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||64 ( 0.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$101,627|
|Average Household Income||$128,439|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$53,330|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||4,253 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,548 (83.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||532 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||173 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$276,857|
|Average Home Value||$291,615|
|Housing Affordability Index3||150|
|Average Household Size||2.40|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.67%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.17%|
The table below compares Kensington to the other 215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 36||84th|
|Population Density||# 78||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 103||53rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 172||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 125||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 148||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.