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Blue Hills, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Blue Hills Census Designated Place had a population of 2,916 as of July 1, 2019. Blue Hills ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Connecticut. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Blue Hills is located at latitude 41.8129 and longitude -72.6976 in Hartford County. The formal boundaries for the Blue Hills Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hartford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 138 feet.

The Blue Hills Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378337) 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.

The Blue Hills Census Designated Place is located within Town of Bloomfield, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hartford County.


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Blue Hills, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Blue Hills, CT Housing Affordability Index is 171
State of Connecticut Housing Affordability Index is 111
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Blue Hills, CT Wealth Index is 72
State of Connecticut Wealth Index is 142
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 2,916
Population in Households 2,875
Population in Familes 2,490
Population in Group Qrtrs 41
Population Density 2,503
Diversity Index1 33
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $60,457
Average Household Income $68,870
Per Capita Income $24,432
Wealth Index3 72

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,079 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 873 (80.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 163 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 43 ( 4.0%)
Median Home Value $148,968
Housing Affordability Index2 171
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,036
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 759
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.06% 0.1%
Households 0.03% 0.06%
Families 0.01% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   1.94%

Blue Hills, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Blue Hills to the other 143 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 83 43rd
Population Density # 36 76th
Diversity Index # 70 52nd
Median Household Income # 105 27th
Per Capita Income # 133 8th

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