StatisticKensingtonSan DiegoCalifornia
Population density (sq mi)5,2134,233256
Median age41.634.236.0
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1832%45%46%
Speak Englishn/a59%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in Kensington is 23% higher than San Diego
  • The median age in Kensington is 22% higher than San Diego
  • In Kensington 79.72% of the population is White
  • In Kensington 7.12% of the population is Black
  • In Kensington 5.90% of the population is Asian

Compare San Diego, CA Demographics


      Kensington population breakdown by race

      RaceKensingtonSan DiegoCalifornia
      American Indian0.37%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.42%0.39%
      Mixed race6.32%4.87%4.62%
      Other race0.57%6.35%13.28%
      In Kensington, 30.2% 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Kensington age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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