Sharon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Sharon Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Litchfield County at latitude 41.8793 and longitude -73.4768. Litchfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 709 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Sharon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.Photos of the local Sharon, CT area
Also See: Sharon, CT ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||693|
|Population in Familes||524|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||60|
|Average Household Size||2.06|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||459 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||229 (49.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||107 (23.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||123 (26.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$306,579|
|Average Home Value||$426,092|
|Median Household Income||$77,173|
|Average Household Income||$105,609|
|Per Capita Income||$47,591|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.05%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares Sharon 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.
|Total Population||# 135||6th|
|Population Density1||# 137||4th|
|Diversity Index2||# 107||25th|
|Median Household Income||# 57||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 36||75th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.