Kensington Real Estate

Kensington, Maryland 20895

Kensington, one of the cities in Montgomery County, Maryland, United States with a 20895 zip-code, has a population of 2,213 as stated in the 2010 United States Census. It is located in the northwest part of Silver Spring, west of Wheaton, southeast of Rockville, and northeast of Bethesda. Kensington has an overall area of 0.48 square miles based on the United States Census Bureau.

This developed town of Kensington was actually agricultural until 1873 when the B&O Railroad completed the metropolitan branch. Kensington developed into a summer sanctuary for Washington, D.C., residents wishing to escape the capital's hot summers. Currently, a lot of people are moving into this astonishing town because of its safe neighborhood. Aside from that, families won’t have problems with the education of their children as there are schools near the area. Some of these schools are Albert Einstein High School, Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, Sligo Middle School, and Somerset Elementary School.

Marc Brunswick Line serves Kensington at the Kensington, Maryland station. It links Downtown Kensington to Washington, D.C. through Washington Union Station, as well as to northern Maryland, including Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, and Point of Rocks, Maryland. It also has a Ride-on Bus service that includes lines 37, 33, 34, 4, and 5. It takes commuters from downtown Kensington to Twinbrook, Medical Center Station, Friendship Heights, Wheaton, and Glenmont Station.

This vibrant and lively city of Kensington is a good place because the city center is full of trendy boutiques and cafes, as well as great ethnic restaurants, and art galleries. Moving into Kensington is best for you because researchers gave Kensington an A+ in good for families, A+ in nightlife and housing. It’s an astonishing place to live in. Make Kensington your next home.

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Kensington - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Kensington: $1,172,700 / County Avg $1,003,200


Avg Taxes in Kensington: $6,400 / County Avg $10,100


Avg Sq. Ft. in Kensington: 2,629 / County Avg 2,985


Avg Price per/sqft in Kensington:$446 / County Avg $336


Avg Walkscore in Kensington: 63 / County Avg 46


Avg Year Built in Kensington: 1971 / County Avg 1972


Avg Days on Website in Kensington: 44 / County Avg 78


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