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Broad Brook, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Broad Brook Census Designated Place had a population of 4,135 as of July 1, 2016. Broad Brook ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Connecticut. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Broad Brook is located at latitude 41.9112 and longitude -72.5411 in Hartford County. The formal boundaries for the Broad Brook Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Hartford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 131 feet.

The Broad Brook Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378339) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Broad Brook Census Designated Place is located within Town of East Windsor, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hartford County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Broad Brook population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Broad Brook: Braud Brook, Broadbrook.

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Broad Brook, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,135
Population in Households 4,124
Population in Familes 3,305
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density1 698
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 1,721
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 1,135
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,816 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,067 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 653 (36.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 95 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $255,128
Average Home Value $273,194


Median Household Income $76,582
Average Household Income $95,459
Per Capita Income $39,239
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.26% 0.27%
Households 0.2% 0.19%
Families 0.5% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.

Broad Brook, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Broad Brook to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 68 53rd
Population Density1 # 118 18th
Diversity Index2 # 36 75th
Median Household Income # 59 59th
Per Capita Income # 68 53rd

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