Old Mystic, CT Profile: Facts & Data


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Old Mystic, Connecticut - Basic Facts

The Old Mystic Census Designated Place had a population of 3,563 as of July 1, 2018. Old Mystic ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Connecticut. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Old Mystic is located at latitude 41.3836 and longitude -71.9862 in New London County. The formal boundaries for the Old Mystic Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles. New London County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Old Mystic Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377846) 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.

The Old Mystic Census Designated Place is located within Town of Groton, a minor civil division (MCD) of New London County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Old Mystic: Head of Mistick, Head of Mystic, Head of the River, Mystic, Pequot, River Head, Upper Mystic.

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


Total Population 3,563
Population in Households 3,554
Population in Familes 2,936
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density2 837
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $82,402
Average Household Income $98,456
Per Capita Income $39,489


Total Housing Units 1,488 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,191 (80.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 230 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 67 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $253,834
Average Home Value $258,159


Total Households 1,421
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 979
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 0.03% -0.06%
Households 0.06% -0.08%
Families -0.22% -0.14%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.79%

Old Mystic, CT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Old Mystic 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 # 73 49th
Population Density # 107 25th
Diversity Index # 51 65th
Median Household Income # 57 61st
Per Capita Income # 80 44th

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