The Colchester Census Designated Place had a population of 4,803 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Colchester population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||4,008|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,066|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,074|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.26|
|Population in Households||4,634|
|Population in Familes||3,665|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||169|
|Median Household Income||$71,723|
|Average Household Income||$83,708|
|Per Capita Income||$34,528|
|Total Housing Units||2,149 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,201 (55.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||786 (36.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||161 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$234,035|
|Average Home Value||$251,332|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.01%|
|Per Capita Income||2.57%|
The table below compares Colchester 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.
|Total Population||# 62||57th|
|Population Density||# 91||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 75||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 73||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 92||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.