The Gales Ferry Census Designated Place had a population of 1,204 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gales Ferry is located at latitude 41.4217 and longitude -72.0845 in New London County. The formal boundaries for the Gales Ferry Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles. New London County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 43 feet.
The Gales Ferry Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631563) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gales Ferry 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 Gales Ferry: Gale Ferry, Gale Town, Gale's Ferry, Gale-town.
|Population in Households||1,195|
|Population in Familes||1,004|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||9|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||499 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||394 (79.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||73 (14.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 ( 6.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$235,350|
|Average Home Value||$256,378|
|Median Household Income||$69,263|
|Average Household Income||$89,025|
|Per Capita Income||$35,001|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.04%|
|Per Capita Income||1.53%|
The table below compares Gales Ferry 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||# 125||13th|
|Population Density1||# 73||49th|
|Diversity Index2||# 53||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 74||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 86||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.