The Gales Ferry Census Designated Place had a population of 1,138 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Gales Ferry is located at latitude 41.4298 and longitude -72.082 in New London County. The formal boundaries for the Gales Ferry Census Designated Place 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.
|Total Population||1,138 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,130 (99.3%)|
|Population in Families||946 (83.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||8 ( 0.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$76,167|
|Average Household Income||$80,605|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$31,800|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||482 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||379 (78.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||66 (13.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37 ( 7.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$252,754|
|Average Home Value||$252,836|
|Housing Affordability Index3||172|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.21%|
The table below compares Gales Ferry 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||# 127||12th|
|Population Density||# 80||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 74||49th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 109||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 109||24th|
|Diversity Index||# 54||63rd|
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