Norwich-New London, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area CT Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Norwich-New London, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Norwich-New London, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 277,916
Population in Households 265,161
Population in Familes 210,683
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,755
Population Density1 418
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 108,559
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 70,489
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 124,082 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 70,779 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 37,780 (30.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,523 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $255,431
Average Home Value $307,339


Median Household Income $65,510
Average Household Income $89,460
Per Capita Income $35,841
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.24%
Households 0.22% 0.24%
Families 0.14% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.45%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.