The Wethersfield Census Designated Place had a population of 26,712 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Wethersfield is located at latitude 41.7143 and longitude -72.6526 in Hartford County. The formal boundaries for the Wethersfield Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 12.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.8 sq. miles. Hartford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 43 feet.
The Wethersfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377882) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wethersfield: Pyquaq, Watertown.
|Total Population||26,712 (100%)|
|Population in Households||26,500 (99.2%)|
|Population in Families||21,499 (80.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||212 ( 0.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$86,307|
|Average Household Income||$110,071|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$46,185|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||11,749 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,834 (75.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,369 (20.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||546 ( 4.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$255,787|
|Average Home Value||$279,449|
|Housing Affordability Index3||141|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.71%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.09%|
The table below compares Wethersfield 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.
|Total Population||# 27||82nd|
|Population Density||# 46||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 56||62nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 76||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 63||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 46||69th|
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