Kensington, NY Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 451 housing units in Kensington. This represents a 7.1% growth from 421 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 451 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 95.3%. Kensington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.85 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Kensington were built after 1943.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom7.30%
Two Bedrooms13.30%
Three Bedrooms18%
Four Bedrooms34.60%
Five Bedrooms or more26.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.84
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$699,600
Median Price asked for vacant units$1,000,001

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3
Median year structure was built1965

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.40%
Home Equity Loan9.70%
Simple Mortgage49%
Debt Free32.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs24.5%