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Baltic, Connecticut - Basic Facts

Baltic is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Baltic Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in New London County at latitude 41.617 and longitude -72.0845. New London County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 66 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Baltic Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,319
Population in Households 1,319
Population in Familes 1,071
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,060
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 506
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 352
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 581 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 274 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 232 (39.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $217,606
Average Home Value $239,872


Median Household Income $57,039
Average Household Income $77,109
Per Capita Income $28,795
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.27% 0.86%
Households 1.3% 0.89%
Families 3.51% 0.73%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   3.82%
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.


Baltic, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baltic 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 # 119 17th
Population Density1 # 92 36th
Diversity Index2 # 42 71st
Median Household Income # 100 30th
Per Capita Income # 108 25th

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