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The East Haven Census Designated Place had a population of 28,770 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for East Haven is located at latitude 41.2762 and longitude -72.8684 in New Haven County. The formal boundaries for the East Haven Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 12.3 sq. miles and a water area of 1.2 sq. miles. New Haven County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.
The East Haven Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377819) 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 East Haven: East Village, Easthaven, Iron Works Village, Mioonkh-tuk.
|Total Population||28,770 (100%)|
|Population in Households||28,367 (98.6%)|
|Population in Families||22,458 (78.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||403 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$67,136|
|Average Household Income||$91,302|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$36,682|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||12,644 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||8,085 (63.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,466 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,093 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$218,756|
|Average Home Value||$238,361|
|Housing Affordability Index3||139|
|Average Household Size||2.46|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.48%|
|Per Capita Income||0.9%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.08%|
The table below compares East Haven 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||# 24||84th|
|Population Density||# 42||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 92||36th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 74||52nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 93||36th|
|Diversity Index||# 39||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.