new kensington Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 425 5.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 3,789 47.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,735 21.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,371 17.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 711 8.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,123 88.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,767 22.0 % 22.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,874 - -
19 years old and under 2,705 21.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,720 28.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,953 30.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,496 19.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,713 98.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 147 1.2 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 5 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,564 33.1 % 33.5 %
Married 2,332 49.4 % 50.5 %
Separated 55 1.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 768 16.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,653 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,842 87.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 811 12.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,565 68.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 235 3.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 423 6.4 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 350 5.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 381 5.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 233 3.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 400 6.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 66 1.0 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 130 2.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 401 6.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 466 7.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 802 12.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,945 44.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,695 25.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 369 5.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 73 1.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 5,187 78.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 82 1.2 % 4.1 %
Coal 3 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 53 0.8 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 34 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 41 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,732 86.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,371 11.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 105 0.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 118 1.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 47 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 38,355 55,775
Median Family Income 56,456 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 23,555 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 56.67 %
  • Temperature 79.61 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.22 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.53
    [CDD] 5.97
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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