Kensington

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in Kensington?

12,162 people live in Kensington. The median household income is $42,632.

Kensington is a neighborhood in Philadelphia with a total population of 12,162. It occupies approximately 0.96 square miles.

Overall, expenses in Kensington are 1% lower than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood own their home, with 60% of households being occupied by owners.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 32, 35% of residents are married, and 24% of residents have at least one child. About 19% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in Kensington is 35% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 76.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.9°F.

This area is zoned for Philadelphia City School District, which has approximately 135,716 students enrolled across 324 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 76.8°F, while the average winter temperature is 32.9°F.

Financial

School

School District

This area is zoned for
PHILADELPHIA CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
This school district has
324
schools
There are
135,716
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
16%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
26%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
99%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
13%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
64%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
49%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
32
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
High School Diploma
Households with children are
24%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
35%

Weather & Natural Disasters