StatisticKensingtonPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
Population24,8691,559,93812,801,989
Population density (sq mi)8,41511,626287
Median age32.033.940.6
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a38%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%42%40%
Speak Englishn/a78%89%
Speak Spanishn/a10%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Kensington is 28% lower than Philadelphia
  • The median age in Kensington is 5% lower than Philadelphia
  • In Kensington 61.16% of the population is White
  • In Kensington 8.42% of the population is Black
  • In Kensington 6.18% of the population is Asian

Compare Philadelphia, PA Demographics

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      Kensington population breakdown by race

      RaceKensingtonPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
      White61.16%41.26%81.37%
      Black8.42%42.86%11.03%
      Asian6.18%6.90%3.14%
      American Indian0.52%0.37%0.20%
      Native Hawaiian0.08%0.11%0.03%
      Mixed race4.04%2.80%2.24%
      Other race19.60%5.71%1.98%
      In Kensington, 13.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Kensington age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Kensington, Philadelphia, PA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).