Kensington's January First-Time Homebuyer Report

The population of Kensington is less affluent than average compared to others in Philadelphia with a median income of $30,653 per household. It's also considered a less expensive neighborhood in terms of affordability with a cost of living adjustment score of 100.5. Kensington is made up of homes that are considered older than most with a median of 73 years. The best school in the neighborhood is Hackett Horatio B School.

Price Range

Kensington has some of the more affordable homes in the city with a median home value of $64,927 and a current average list price of $278,010.

Make sure you take a look at these eye-catching homes in Kensington that generated the most views from potential buyers:

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Typical Dwelling

The typical dwelling in Kensington is a three-bedroom townhouse worth about $317,624. To purchase a similar home, a buyer with good credit and a $63,525 cash down payment could obtain a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate and a $1,544 monthly payment. The property tax rate is $15.59 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.

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Data reported through 1/12/2017

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