Zip 20895 (South Kensington, MD) Cost of Living

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South Kensington cost of living score
More expensive
38.5% higher
than the US average
23.9% higher
than the Maryland average
South Kensington (zip 20895), Maryland gets a BestPlaces Cost of Living score of 138.5, which means the total cost of housing, food, childcare, transportation, healthcare, taxes, and other necessities is 38.5% higher than the U.S. average and 23.9% lower than the average for Maryland.

Zip 20895 (South Kensington, MD)

Housing costs in South Kensington?
A typical home costs $726,400, which is 114.8% more expensive than the national average of $338,100 and 87.2% more expensive than the average Maryland home, at $388,100. Renting a two-bedroom unit in South Kensington costs $1,890 per month, which is 16.7% more than the national average of $1,620 and 3.7% more than the state average of $1,820.

Can I afford South Kensington?
To live comfortably in South Kensington (zip 20895), Maryland, a minimum annual income of $139,320 for a family, and $66,400 for a single person is recommended.

What does A.I. say about South Kensington?
The cost of living in 20895 South Kensington, MD is relatively high due to its close proximity to Washington DC. The median home value in this area is $794,400 and the median rent is $2,874 per month. Groceries are also more expensive than the national average, and utilities costs are significantly higher. While many residents of this area enjoy the convenience of being able to take advantage of all that DC has to offer, they must also take into consideration the added cost of living in this area.
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As a resident of Kensington, Maryland for over 8 years and also a community member active in the local school PTA and local citizen's association, I like to say how  More

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