new kensington Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 400 5.1 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 3,904 49.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,714 21.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,259 16.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 600 7.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,963 88.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,568 19.9 % 19.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,959 - -
19 years old and under 2,982 23.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 3,646 28.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 3,847 29.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,484 19.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,764 98.5 % 84.8 %
Spanish 145 1.2 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 39 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,477 32.3 % 33.2 %
Married 2,214 48.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 122 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 759 16.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,762 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,824 86.1 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 938 13.9 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,637 68.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 203 3.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 532 7.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 315 4.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 428 6.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 197 2.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 387 5.7 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 63 0.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 131 1.9 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 402 5.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 547 8.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 642 9.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,000 44.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,888 27.9 % 13.1 %
Electric 335 5.0 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 44 0.7 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 5,286 78.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 73 1.1 % 4.2 %
Coal 5 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 34 0.5 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 19 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 28 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 10,617 86.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,407 11.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 87 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 146 1.2 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 46 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,555 53,657
Median Family Income 51,842 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 21,798 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 83.67 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.14 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.04
    [CDD] 9.14
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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