Branford Center CDP, CT Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Branford Center CDP Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Branford Center CDP Content

Also See: Branford, CT ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Branford Center CDP, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Branford Center Census Designated Place had a population of 6,326 as of July 1, 2017. Branford Center CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Connecticut. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Branford Center CDP is located at latitude 41.2777 and longitude -72.8161 in New Haven County. The formal boundaries for the Branford Center Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.21 sq. miles.

The Branford Center Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378338) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Branford Center Census Designated Place is located within Town of Branford, a minor civil division (MCD) of New Haven County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Branford Center CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Branford Center Census Designated Place, CT Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CT Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Town of Branford | New Haven County | Connecticut Counties

Search the map for:

Branford Center CDP, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,326
Daytime Population: Workers 3,724
Daytime Population: Residents 2,772
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,496
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 6,289
Population in Familes 4,060
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density2 3,364
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $56,999
Average Household Income $77,516
Per Capita Income $39,084


Total Housing Units 3,403 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,342 (39.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,835 (53.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 226 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $274,612
Average Home Value $332,917


Total Households 3,177
Average Household Size 1.98
Family Households 1,451
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.16% 0.84%
Households 0.99% 0.71%
Families 0.85% 0.64%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.51%

Branford Center CDP, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Branford Center CDP to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 54 63rd
Population Density # 22 85th
Diversity Index # 63 56th
Median Household Income # 103 28th
Per Capita Income # 74 49th

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

Connecticut Research Tools

Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Connecticut Census Data
Highest or Lowest: