New London County CT Information

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New London County Subdivisions

New London County CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 277,916
Population in Households 265,161
Population in Familes 210,683
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,755
Population Density1 418
Diversity Index2 48
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 108,559
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 70,489
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 124,082 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 70,779 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 37,780 (30.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 15,523 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $255,431
Average Home Value $307,339
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $65,510
Average Household Income $89,460
Per Capita Income $35,841
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.22% 0.24%
Households 0.22% 0.24%
Families 0.14% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.45%
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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New London County CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New London County to the other 8 counties and county equivalents 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 # 4 63rd
Population Density1 # 5 50th
Diversity Index2 # 4 63rd
Median Household Income # 5 50th
Per Capita Income # 6 38th

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