The Gales Ferry Census Designated Place had a population of 1,176 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Gales Ferry is located at latitude 41.4217 and longitude -72.0845 in New London County. The formal boundaries for the Gales Ferry Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles. New London County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 43 feet.
The Gales Ferry Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631563) 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 Gales Ferry: Gale Ferry, Gale Town, Gale's Ferry, Gale-town.
|Population in Households||1,168|
|Population in Familes||983|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Median Household Income||$76,993|
|Average Household Income||$92,649|
|Per Capita Income||$36,401|
|Total Housing Units||489 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||388 (79.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||68 (13.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||33 ( 6.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$277,692|
|Average Home Value||$274,223|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.86%|
The table below compares Gales Ferry 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||# 125||13th|
|Population Density||# 77||46th|
|Diversity Index||# 53||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 66||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 89||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.