Kensington 84 Exceptional
Kensington Livability #30 ranked city in California#1,620 ranked city in the USARanks better than 94% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Kensington Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Kensington Cost of Living Cost of living is 43% higher than California
200100% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Kensington cost of living
A+ Kensington Crime Total crime is 65% lower than California
Total crime
98061% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 10361% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
6%Year over year crime is up
Kensington crime
A+ Kensington Employment Household income is 121% higher than California
Median household income
$140,690154% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$72,655144% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
2%48% lower than the US average
Kensington employment
F Kensington Housing Home value is 97% higher than California
Median home value
$805,200336% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,994110% higher than the US average
Home ownership
86%35% higher than the US average
Kensington real estate or Kensington rentals
A+ Kensington Schools HS graduation rate is 24% higher than California
High school grad. rates
99%19% higher than the US average
School test scores
80%63% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
21:133% higher than the US average
Kensington K-12 schools
A+ Kensington User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Kensington
Overall user rating
87% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
87% 1 total surveys
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      Kensington transportation information

      Average one way commute36min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work51.9%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.3%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit20.7%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle2.8%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.7%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home14.3%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Kensington, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).