Kensington, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,350 housing units in Kensington. This represents a 6% growth from 3,159 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 3,350 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Kensington is about 84.1%. Kensington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.1%. Average household size is 2.58 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Kensington were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10%
Two Bedrooms20%
Three Bedrooms52.90%
Four Bedrooms14.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1963
Median Value of occupied units$159,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$132,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$142

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage4.90%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage50.30%
Debt Free36.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.6%