Kensington is located close to the center of Maryland. Kensington is part of Montgomery County. Kensington has 0.48 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Kensington population is 1,909, which has grown 1.92% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 11.16% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Kensington median household income is $128,021 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 66.88% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 40.25% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Kensington median house value is $662,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 137.76% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 96.92% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Kensington is better than the state average in quality. The Kensington area codes are 240, 301.