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Salmon Brook, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Salmon Brook Census Designated Place had a population of 2,295 as of July 1, 2020. Salmon Brook ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Salmon Brook is located at latitude 41.9565 and longitude -72.7954 in Hartford County. The formal boundaries for the Salmon Brook Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hartford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 236 feet.

The Salmon Brook Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377858) 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 Salmon Brook Census Designated Place is located within Town of Granby, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hartford County.


Salmon Brook, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2020)


Total Population 2,295 (100%)
Population in Households 2,221 (96.8%)
Population in Families 1,763 (76.8%)
Population in Group Quarters1 74 ( 3.2%)
Population Density 765
Diversity Index2 18


Median Household Income $93,374
Average Household Income $114,537
% of Income for Mortgage4 12%
Per Capita Income $47,724
Wealth Index5 145


Total HU (Housing Units) 1,022 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 737 (72.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 227 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 ( 5.7%)
Median Home Value $258,721
Average Home Value $277,510
Housing Affordability Index3 176


Total Households 964
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 615
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. 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.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.


2010-2020 2020-2025
Population -0.12% -0.06%
Households -0.03% -0.04%
Families -0.16% -0.1%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
Owner Occupied HU   0.11%


Salmon Brook, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Salmon Brook to the other 143 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 # 95 34th
Population Density # 112 22nd
Median Household Income # 45 69th
Housing Affordability Index # 114 80th
Per Capita Income # 57 61st
Diversity Index # 120 17th

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