Kensington Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

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Kensington Population Demographics top

Total Population 22,716
Male Population 10,829
Female Population 11,887
Male Population 47.67 %
Female Population 52.33 %
Median Age 31.2
Citizen US Born 17,761
Citizen not US Born 4,187
Not Citizen 768
Citizen US Born 78.19 %
Citizen not US Born 18.43 %
Not Citizen 3.38 %
Moved from Abroad 111
Moved from Same Country 2,535
Moved from Same State 199
Moved from Different State 388
Same House as Last Year 19,099
Moved from Abroad 0.5 %
Moved from Same Country 11.35 %
Moved from Same State 0.89 %
Moved from Different State 1.74 %
Same House as Last Year 85.52 %

Occupational Employment in Kensington top

White Collar 5,739
Blue Collar 2,054
White Collar 73.64 %
Blue Collar 26.36 %
Self Employees 447
Private Companies 5,811
Governmental Workers 908
Not for Profit Companies 627
Self Employees 5.74 %
Private Companies 74.57 %
Governmental Workers 11.65 %
Not for Profit Companies 8.05 %

Number of Households in Kensington top

Total Households 7,465
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 4,836
Non-family Households 2,630
Family Households 64.78 %
Non-family Households 35.23 %
Households with Children 3,046
Households without Children 4,419
Households with Children 40.8 %
Households without Children 59.2 %

Median and Average Income in Kensington top

Average Household Income $47,804.12
Median Household Income $33,611.00
People below Poverty Level 8,552
People above Poverty Level 13,611

Housing in Kensington top

Housing Units 8,619
Median Year Built 1944
Built in 1939 or Earlier 5,210
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,156
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,067
Built between 1960 and 1969 302
Built between 1970 and 1979 331
Built between 1980 and 1989 177
Built between 1990 and 1999 174
Built between 2000 and 2009 138
Built in 2010 or Later 64
Occupied Housing Units 7,465
Owner Occupied 4,009
Renter Occupied 3,456
Owner Occupied 53.7 %
Renter Occupied 46.3 %
With Mortgage 2,365
Without Mortgage 1,645
Median Value with Mortgage $109,400.00
Median Value without Mortgage $90,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $893.00
With Mortgage 58.98 %
Without Mortgage 41.02 %

Kensington Education Statistics top

No High School 1,554
Some High School 9,552
Some College 2,489
Associate Degree 768
Bachelor's Degree 1,113
No High School 10.04 %
Some High School 61.72 %
Some College 16.08 %
Associate Degree 4.96 %
Bachelor's Degree 7.19 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Kensington top

Never Married 9,117
Married 4,872
Separated 795
Widowed 879
Divorced 1,804
Never Married 52.2 %
Married 27.89 %
Separated 4.55 %
Widowed 5.03 %
Divorced 10.33 %

Means of Transport to Work in Kensington top

Car 4,919
Bus or TrolleyBus 1,085
Railroad 0
Bicycle 97
Motorcycle 12
TaxiCab 40
Walk 417

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2019 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Kensington is an area in Bridesburg - Kensington - Richmond,Philadelphia,Philadelphia County,Pennsylvania with a population of 22,716. There are 10,829 male residents living in Kensington and 11,887 female residents. The total number of households is 7,465 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 31 with 4,872 people being married and 12,595 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 73.64% white collar employees and 26.36% blue collar employees in Kensington..
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