Latest Data (2018)
Population 2,374
Nationwide Rank 6983

Quick Facts

Kensington, Maryland is the 6,983rd largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Kensington, Maryland is a town.

Kensington, Maryland is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Kensington had its largest population ever.

Kensington, Maryland is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 88% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
6973 Madison, Nebraska 2,381 0.8%
6974 Reed City, Michigan 2,381 -1.9%
6975 Daingerfield, Texas 2,380 -5.1%
6976 Cowpens, South Carolina 2,379 4.1%
6977 Inman, South Carolina 2,378 17.7%
6978 Mount Vernon, Georgia 2,378 22.1%
6979 New London, Ohio 2,378 -11.8%
6980 Louisa, Kentucky 2,375 17.9%
6981 Highspire, Pennsylvania 2,374 -12.5%
6982 Hollandale, Mississippi 2,374 -30.5%
6983 Kensington, Maryland 2,374 28.4%
6984 Eureka, Kansas 2,373 -18.3%
6985 Hallowell, Maine 2,371 -3.8%
6986 Mayodan, North Carolina 2,371 -3.9%
6987 Ponder, Texas 2,371 349.0%
6988 Greentown, Indiana 2,370 -12.8%
6989 Winfield, West Virginia 2,370 24.2%
6990 Timmonsville, South Carolina 2,369 2.4%
6991 Emsworth, Pennsylvania 2,368 -9.2%
6992 Maxton, North Carolina 2,368 -12.8%
6993 Red Hill, Pennsylvania 2,367 7.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Maryland

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
4926 Middletown 4,688 75.3%
5012 Capitol Heights 4,524 9.8%
5031 Denton 4,493 45.5%
5082 Perryville 4,421 20.1%
5349 Pocomoke City 4,042 -1.6%
5412 Sykesville 3,957 -5.9%
5524 Indian Head 3,807 11.1%
5561 Leonardtown 3,759 97.7%
5643 North East 3,632 30.8%
5696 Boonsboro 3,579 26.9%
5743 Princess Anne 3,523 50.9%
5774 Brentwood 3,478 22.2%
5968 Berwyn Heights 3,261 10.2%
5996 Delmar 3,231 70.9%
6104 Emmitsburg 3,137 39.7%
6243 Chevy Chase 2,992 9.4%
6272 Smithsburg 2,968 35.4%
6426 Rising Sun 2,799 59.5%
6615 Federalsburg 2,661 1.8%
6638 University Park 2,641 13.8%
6708 Crisfield 2,571 -5.8%
6709 Forest Heights 2,571 -0.6%
6983 Kensington 2,374 28.4%
7394 Williamsport 2,106 12.9%
7451 Mountain Lake Park 2,083 -7.0%
7496 Chevy Chase Village 2,060 0.5%
7536 Snow Hill 2,038 -16.4%
7560 North Beach 2,027 15.1%
7569 Hurlock 2,023 8.3%
7834 Greensboro 1,878 14.7%
7957 Oakland 1,825 -15.5%
8017 Myersville 1,799 27.9%
8133 Westernport 1,746 -16.8%
8346 Ridgely 1,650 20.5%
8349 Landover Hills 1,648 7.3%
8597 Hancock 1,541 -11.5%
8638 Fairmount Heights 1,524 0.9%
8724 Edmonston 1,491 11.3%
8795 Pittsville 1,465 23.7%
8806 Colmar Manor 1,461 16.0%
8956 New Windsor 1,404 7.7%
9091 Cottage City 1,357 19.3%
9295 Morningside 1,289 2.7%
9329 Somerset 1,280 13.5%
9359 Rock Hall 1,269 -9.3%
9448 Woodsboro 1,240 46.2%
9534 Keedysville 1,211 138.8%
9602 Charlestown 1,195 15.9%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 2,374 6,983
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