Located in the East Bay hills, Kensington is an unincorporated community made up of just over 2,200 homes between Berkeley and El Cerrito in Contra Costa County. The predominantly residential community offers its residents local shopping, gourmet dining and entertainment along with the Kensington library, community center and amphitheatre.
Nestled in the rolling hills above Berkeley, in close proximity to the University of California, Berkeley, Kensington offers a relaxed neighbourhood feel just moments away from a vibrant cultural center. The large homes, sunny terraces and views of Bay Area and wonderful schools, and close proximity to beautiful Tilden Park with its miles of hiking and biking trails make Kensington a highly sought after community.
Kensington is conveniently situated near public transportation with two Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) stations nearby at El Cerrito Plaza and North Berkeley providing residents with multiple commuting options.
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