Kensington, MD 20895 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 20895: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Kensington, MD 20895

Not Acceptable, USPS
North Bethesda, MD 20895

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Montgomery County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.027, Longitude -77.077
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 765
  • PO Box Addresses: 150
  • Residential Addresses: 7,264
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 736
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,528

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Kensington, MD 20895 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,593
Daytime Population: Workers 9,606
Daytime Population: Residents 10,214
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,820
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 20,282
Population in Familes 16,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 311
Population Density2 4,789
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $115,705
Average Household Income $155,856
Per Capita Income $59,183


Total Housing Units 8,052 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,826 (72.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,921 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 305 ( 3.8%)
Median Home Value $555,387
Average Home Value $609,265


Total Households 7,747
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 5,153
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.92% 0.91%
Households 0.78% 0.82%
Families 0.63% 0.72%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   1.87%

Kensington, MD 20895 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 20895 to the other 456 ZIP Codes in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 123 73rd
Population Density # 47 90th
Diversity Index # 107 77th
Median Household Income # 57 88th
Per Capita Income # 38 92nd

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