The Colchester Census Designated Place had a population of 4,782 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Colchester is located at latitude 41.5778 and longitude -72.3329 in New London County. The formal boundaries for the Colchester Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. New London County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 466 feet.
The Colchester Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2378348) 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.
|Population in Households||4,622|
|Population in Familes||3,672|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||160|
|Median Household Income||$69,680|
|Average Household Income||$84,299|
|Per Capita Income||$34,949|
|Total Housing Units||2,137 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,233 (57.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||758 (35.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$243,375|
|Average Home Value||$255,495|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.43%|
|Per Capita Income||3.16%|
The table below compares Colchester 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.
|Total Population||# 62||57th|
|Population Density||# 92||36th|
|Diversity Index||# 78||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 81||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 93||35th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.