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Danielson, Connecticut - Basic Facts

Danielson is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Borough of Danielson.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Windham County at latitude 41.8026 and longitude -71.8859. Windham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 210 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Borough of Danielson (see map) encompass a land area of 1.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Danielson: Danielson's Village, Danielsonville, West Killingly.

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


Total Population 4,019
Population in Households 3,869
Population in Familes 2,820
Population in Group Qrtrs 150
Population Density1 3,674
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 1,620
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 961
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,923 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 764 (39.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 855 (44.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 303 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $147,517
Average Home Value $152,582


Median Household Income $49,896
Average Household Income $52,900
Per Capita Income $21,342
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.19% -0.2%
Households -0.1% -0.17%
Families -0.34% -0.34%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   2.26%
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.


Danielson, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Danielson 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 # 68 53rd
Population Density1 # 17 89th
Diversity Index2 # 64 56th
Median Household Income # 120 16th
Per Capita Income # 132 8th

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