City of Milford, CT Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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City of Milford, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The City of Milford had a population of 52,256 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for City of Milford is located at latitude 41.2236 and longitude -73.0646 in New Haven County. The formal boundaries for the City of Milford (see map below) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with City of Milford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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City of Milford, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 52,256
Daytime Population: Workers 33,145
Daytime Population: Residents 23,959
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 57,104
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 51,777
Population in Familes 41,458
Population in Group Qrtrs 479
Population Density2 2,386
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $84,122
Average Household Income $108,956
Per Capita Income $44,482


Total Housing Units 22,456 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,553 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,669 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,234 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $323,020
Average Home Value $363,007


Total Households 21,222
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 13,554
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.26% 0.26%
Households 0.13% 0.16%
Families 0.02% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

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

The table below compares City of Milford to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 53 63rd

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