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Demographics

People

Total Population481
Male Share of the Population41.2%
Female Share of the Population58.8%
Senior Citizens34.9%
Employed Population 16+184
Age of the Population55

Families

% of people married55.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,397
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,042

Wealth

Median Family Income$66,667
% Above Poverty Level89.8%
% Below Poverty Level10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home1.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone39.9%
Median Gross Rent$446
Median House Value$53,900

Ancestry

German43.2%
Irish20.8%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.5%
English12.7%
Swedish5%
Scottish3.3%
Dutch2.3%
Czech1.5%
French Except Basque0.8%
African0.4%
Canadian0.2%
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Kensington Almanac

CategoryValue
County Smith County
Standard Zip Codes66951
Phone Area Codes785
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude39.76
Approximate Longitude-99.03

Kensington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationKIRWIN DAM
Distance8.3 miles
Jan Temp12 to 37 F
Apr Temp36 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 92 F
Oct Temp38 to 69 F
Annual Precip24.2 inches
StationFRANKLIN #2
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp12 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 90 F
Oct Temp37 to 68 F
Annual Precip25.2 inches
StationHARLAN COUNTY LAKE
Distance24 miles
Jan Temp12 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 89 F
Oct Temp38 to 67 F
Annual Precip24 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Agra256$47,188
Gaylord122$60,000
Glade46$37,500
Kirwin189$78,500
Phillipsburg2,526$49,375
Smith Center1,615$47,893

Kensington Public Libraries

Kensington Community/school Library
203 SOUTH JACKSON
Kensington, Kansas
(785) 476-2219

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Kensington Public Schools

Thunder Ridge Elementary
128 S Kansas Street
ZIP: 66951
(785) 476-3241
Primary
Total Enrollment 55
Thunder Ridge High School
209 East Ash
ZIP: 66951
(785) 476-2217
High
Total Enrollment 70
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