Naugatuck, CT Profile: Facts & Data


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Naugatuck, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Borough of Naugatuck had a population of 32,189 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Naugatuck is located at latitude 41.4885 and longitude -73.0519 in New Haven County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Naugatuck (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. New Haven County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 194 feet.

The Borough of Naugatuck (GNIS ID: 2378283) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Naugatuck: Judds Meadow, Judd's Meadow, Naugatuck Village, Nawcotuck, Salem Bridge.

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Naugatuck, CT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 32,189
Population in Households 31,919
Population in Familes 26,430
Population in Group Qrtrs 270
Population Density2 1,975
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $62,642
Average Household Income $83,170
Per Capita Income $32,183


Total Housing Units 13,155 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,161 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,209 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 785 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $228,091
Average Home Value $246,321


Total Households 12,370
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 8,452
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.12% 0.13%
Households 0.03% 0.06%
Families -0.05% 0.02%
Median Household Income   3.46%
Per Capita Income   3.41%

Naugatuck, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Naugatuck to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 21 86th
Population Density # 49 66th
Diversity Index # 38 74th
Median Household Income # 94 35th
Per Capita Income # 105 27th

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