Populations & Projections

Population

Year Town County State
1990 14,913 254,957 3,287,116
2000 14,687 259,088 3,405,565
2006 15,215 269,227 3,551,413
2011 15,687 277,348 3,667,369
2006 to 2011 Growth
0.6% 0.6%  

Race / Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Town County State
White 13,313 229,723 281,744
Black 463 15,220 336,250
Asian Pacific
465 7,358 117,614
Native American
27 1,474 5,713
Other/Multiple Race 687 15,452 247,962
Hispanic (Any Race)
550 17,825  

Poverty Rate

Area Percentage
Town 4%
County 6.4%
State  

Educational Attainment

Educational Attainment of Persons 25 Years and Older
Town (Number)
Town (Percent)
State (Number)
State (Percent)
High School Graduate
2,831 29% 653,300 28%
Some College
2,932 31% 553,667 24%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
3,121 32% 720,994  

Age Distribution in Town (By Gender)

Gender 0-4 Years Old
5-17 Years Old
18-24 Years Old
25-49 Years Old
50-64 Years Old
65 Years Old and Older
Total
Male 446 - 3%
1,575 - 10%
549 - 4%
2,750 - 18%
1,532 - 10%
648 - 4%
7,500
Female 448 - 3%
1,566 - 10%
546 - 4%
2,855 - 19%
1,512 - 10%
788 - 5%
 

Age Distribution (Larger Area)

Sector 0-4 Years Old
5-17 Years Old
18-24 Years Old
25-49 Years Old
50-64 Years Old
65 Years Old and Older
Total
County 15,929 - 6%
45,962 - 17%
25,715 - 10%
96,943 - 36%
48,788 - 18%
35,890 - 13%
269,227
State 212,473 - 6%
615,114 - 17%
327,812 - 9%
1,240,233 - 36%
666,797 - 19%
488,984 - 14%
 
Data Source
The source for all data is the Connecticut Economic Resource Center.