|• Administrative body||Edmonton City Council|
|• Councillor||Bev Esslinger|
|• Total||1.32 km2 (0.51 sq mi)|
|Elevation||680 m (2,230 ft)|
|• Density||2,723.5/km2 (7,054/sq mi)|
|• Change (2009–12)||-6%|
According to the 2001 federal census three in ten (27.8%) of residences in the neighbourhood were built shortly after the end of World War II, that is, between 1946 and 1960. Another four in ten residences (37.0%) were built during the 1960s. There was little new development in the neighbourhood until the mid-1990s. Between 1996 and 2000, there was a sharp increase in the number of residences constructed with another one in five (21.8%) being built during this period.
In 2005, the most common type of residence in the neighbourhood was the single-family dwelling. These accounted for six out of ten (63%) of the residences in the neighbourhood. Rented apartments and apartment style condominiums accounted for another one in four (23%) of residences. Duplexes accounting for one in eight (12%) or residences. The remaining 2% of residences were row houses. Seven out of ten (71%) or residences were owner occupied, while three out of ten (29%) were rented.
There is a single school in the neighbourhood, Kensington Elementary School, operated by the Edmonton Public School System. Since September 2011, a portion of Kensington School is leased to the Greater North Central Francophone Education Region No. 2 which operates a Kindergarten to grade 6 francophone school, École À la Découverte.
In the City of Edmonton's 2012 municipal census, Kensington had a population of 3,595 living in 1,753 dwellings, a -6% change from its 2009 population of 3,824. With a land area of 1.32 km2 (0.51 sq mi), it had a population density of 2,723.5 people/km2 in 2012.
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- Includes triplexes and quadruplexes.
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