City of Milford, CT Profile: Facts & Data

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City of Milford, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The City of Milford had a population of 51,948 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for City of Milford is located at latitude 41.2237 and longitude -73.0616 in New Haven County. The formal boundaries for the City of Milford encompass a land area of 21.9 sq. miles and a water area of 3.23 sq. miles. New Haven County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.

The City of Milford (GNIS ID: ) has a C8 Census Class Code which indicates the balance of a consolidated city excluding the separately incorporated place(s) within that consolidated government. Separate census estimates are also produced for the semi-independent places which together with the "balance record," sum to the entire territory of the consolidated city.

The City of Milford is located within Town of Milford, a minor civil division (MCD) of New Haven County.


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City of Milford, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

City of Milford, CT Housing Affordability Index is 120
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

City of Milford, CT Wealth Index is 155
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 51,948
Population in Households 51,473
Population in Familes 41,196
Population in Group Qrtrs 475
Population Density 2,372
Diversity Index1 37
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $87,216
Average Household Income $113,206
Per Capita Income $46,218
Wealth Index3 155

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 22,543 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,948 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,259 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,335 ( 5.9%)
Median Home Value $304,924
Housing Affordability Index2 120
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 21,208
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 13,515
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 0.14% 0.13%
Households 0.1% 0.09%
Families -0.02% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.09%

City of Milford, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares City of Milford 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 # 14 91st
Population Density # 41 72nd
Diversity Index # 55 62nd
Median Household Income # 45 69th
Per Capita Income # 54 63rd

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