Oakville, CT Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Oakville, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Oakville Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Litchfield County at latitude 41.5923 and longitude -73.0852. Litchfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 545 feet.

The formal official name is the Oakville Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Oakville, Connecticut.

The U5 Census Class Code for Oakville indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Oakville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Oakville: The City.

Oakville Census Designated Place, CT Boundary Map

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Oakville, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 9,063
Population in Households 8,943
Population in Familes 7,438
Population in Group Qrtrs 120
Population Density1 2,791
Diversity Index2 25
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,599
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,461
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,787 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,522 (66.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,077 (28.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 188 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $182,280
Average Home Value $191,347
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $60,442
Average Household Income $72,571
Per Capita Income $29,023
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.04% -0.06%
Households 0.27% 0.06%
Families 0.02% -0.07%
Median Household Income   2.7%
Per Capita Income   2.55%
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.

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Oakville, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oakville to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 41 72nd
Population Density1 # 30 80th
Diversity Index2 # 81 44th
Median Household Income # 90 37th
Per Capita Income # 107 25th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.