Willimantic is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Willimantic Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Windham County at latitude 41.7107 and longitude -72.2081. Windham County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 223 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Willimantic Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Willimantic: Thread City, Wallamantuck, Walumantticuk, Waramantick, We-am-man-tuck, Wewemantick.Photos of the local Willimantic, CT area
|Population in Households||15,320|
|Population in Familes||10,869|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2,721|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,436 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,031 (31.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,895 (60.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||510 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$136,329|
|Average Home Value||$148,363|
|Median Household Income||$36,940|
|Average Household Income||$48,306|
|Per Capita Income||$17,162|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.91%|
|Per Capita Income||2.99%|
The table below compares Willimantic 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.
|Total Population||# 32||78th|
|Population Density1||# 14||91st|
|Diversity Index2||# 7||95th|
|Median Household Income||# 137||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 140||2nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.