Windham County CT Information


Windham County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 120,280
Population in Households 115,365
Population in Familes 92,263
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,915
Population Density1 235
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 45,429
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 30,616
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 50,139 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,345 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,084 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,710 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $211,602
Average Home Value $239,261


Median Household Income $57,119
Average Household Income $74,669
Per Capita Income $29,240
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.25% 0.08%
Households 0.22% 0.07%
Families 0.14% 0.02%
Median Household Income   0.7%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.


Windham County CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Windham 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 # 8 13th
Population Density1 # 7 25th
Diversity Index2 # 5 50th
Median Household Income # 8 13th
Per Capita Income # 8 13th

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