Groton Long Point, CT Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Groton Long Point Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Groton Long Point Content

Also See: Groton Long Point, CT ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Groton Long Point, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Borough of Groton Long Point had a population of 522 as of July 1, 2016. Groton Long Point ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Connecticut. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Groton Long Point is located at latitude 41.3142 and longitude -72.0102 in New London County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Groton Long Point (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. New London County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.

The Borough of Groton Long Point (GNIS ID: 2378276) 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.

The Borough of Groton Long Point is located within Town of Groton, a minor civil division (MCD) of New London County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Groton Long Point population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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.


Borough of Groton Long Point, CT Boundary Map

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

Search the map for:

Groton Long Point, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 522
Population in Households 522
Population in Familes 411
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,222
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 250
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 164
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 626 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 192 (30.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 58 ( 9.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 376 (60.1%)
Median Home Value $811,321
Average Home Value $827,083


Median Household Income $95,724
Average Household Income $150,978
Per Capita Income $72,307
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.12% 0.19%
Households 0.13% 0.16%
Families 0.0% 0.12%
Median Household Income   3.0%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
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.

Groton Long Point, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Groton Long Point 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 139 3rd
Population Density1 # 83 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 134 6th
Median Household Income # 27 82nd
Per Capita Income # 10 94th

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