Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,394
Nationwide Rank 6935

Quick Facts

Kensington, Maryland is the 6,935th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Kensington, Maryland is a town.

Kensington, Maryland is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Kensington had its largest population ever.

Kensington, Maryland is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 93% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6925 Silver Lake, Wisconsin 2,403 2.8%
6926 Sisseton, South Dakota 2,402 -5.5%
6927 Eureka, Kansas 2,401 -17.4%
6928 Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania 2,401 3.8%
6929 Homerville, Georgia 2,400 -14.4%
6930 Seville, Ohio 2,400 3.3%
6931 Strafford, Missouri 2,399 27.4%
6932 Swanton, Vermont 2,397 -6.0%
6933 Taylor, Alabama 2,396 26.3%
6934 Monticello, Florida 2,395 -2.4%
6935 Kensington, Maryland 2,394 29.5%
6936 Lawson, Missouri 2,394 1.8%
6937 Lovell, Wyoming 2,393 1.6%
6938 West Branch, Iowa 2,393 8.3%
6939 Lapel, Indiana 2,390 28.2%
6940 Moline Acres, Missouri 2,390 -10.0%
6941 Chamberlain, South Dakota 2,389 1.8%
6942 Dalton Gardens, Idaho 2,389 4.6%
6943 Emsworth, Pennsylvania 2,388 -8.4%
6944 St. Bonifacius, Minnesota 2,388 24.8%
6945 Timmonsville, South Carolina 2,388 3.2%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maryland

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4851 Centreville 4,767 140.1%
4933 Berlin 4,638 29.0%
4950 Middletown 4,615 72.5%
4983 Capitol Heights 4,553 10.5%
5027 Denton 4,475 45.0%
5072 Perryville 4,413 19.9%
5323 Pocomoke City 4,061 -1.1%
5413 Sykesville 3,941 -6.3%
5509 Indian Head 3,807 11.1%
5535 Leonardtown 3,781 98.8%
5635 North East 3,635 30.9%
5700 Princess Anne 3,564 52.6%
5705 Boonsboro 3,553 25.9%
5755 Brentwood 3,492 22.6%
5943 Berwyn Heights 3,278 10.8%
6009 Delmar 3,210 69.8%
6136 Emmitsburg 3,090 37.6%
6214 Chevy Chase 3,014 10.2%
6252 Smithsburg 2,977 35.8%
6421 Rising Sun 2,800 59.6%
6603 Federalsburg 2,666 2.0%
6616 University Park 2,656 14.4%
6671 Crisfield 2,602 -4.6%
6702 Forest Heights 2,572 -0.5%
6935 Kensington 2,394 29.5%
7371 Williamsport 2,113 13.3%
7445 Mountain Lake Park 2,080 -7.2%
7453 Chevy Chase Village 2,076 1.3%
7498 Snow Hill 2,052 -15.8%
7535 Hurlock 2,033 8.8%
7572 North Beach 2,014 14.4%
7820 Greensboro 1,887 15.2%
7923 Oakland 1,838 -14.9%
8081 Westernport 1,767 -15.8%
8101 Myersville 1,759 25.1%
8301 Landover Hills 1,669 8.7%
8369 Ridgely 1,638 19.6%
8497 Morningside 1,582 26.0%
8570 Hancock 1,548 -11.1%
8604 Fairmount Heights 1,534 1.5%
8699 Edmonston 1,498 11.8%
8774 Colmar Manor 1,467 16.5%
8794 Pittsville 1,462 23.4%
8979 New Windsor 1,397 7.2%
9073 Cottage City 1,366 20.1%
9308 Somerset 1,285 14.0%
9356 Rock Hall 1,268 -9.4%
9490 Woodsboro 1,225 44.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,394 6,935
2016 2,379 6,958
2015 2,330 7,025
2014 2,313 7,039
2013 2,283 7,082
2012 2,264 7,090
2011 2,240 7,122
2010 2,213 7,150
2009 1,955 7,577
2008 1,924 7,619
2007 1,907 7,637
2006 1,899 7,627
2005 1,896 7,622
2004 1,886 7,634
2003 1,886 7,628
2002 1,882 7,636
2001 1,869 7,661
2000 1,848 7,700
1990 1,742 7,469