The City of Torrington had a population of 35,901 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Torrington is located at latitude 41.8341 and longitude -73.1314 in Litchfield County. The formal boundaries for the City of Torrington (see map below) encompass a land area of 39.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.56 sq. miles. Litchfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 548 feet.
The City of Torrington (GNIS ID: 2378293) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Torrington 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 Torrington: Mast Swamp, New Orleans Village, Spruce Swamp, Wolcottville.
|Population in Households||35,101|
|Population in Familes||26,895|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||800|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||17,119 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9,637 (56.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,441 (31.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,041 (11.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$183,515|
|Average Home Value||$201,263|
|Median Household Income||$51,479|
|Average Household Income||$64,987|
|Per Capita Income||$27,890|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-1.6%|
|Per Capita Income||0.97%|
The table below compares Torrington 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.
|Total Population||# 20||87th|
|Population Density1||# 103||28th|
|Diversity Index2||# 43||70th|
|Median Household Income||# 118||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 114||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.