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Cities and Towns

State of Connecticut

Connecticut, abbreviated "CT", is in the New England region of the U.S. Its capital is Hartford. There were 3,592,053 people in Connecticut as per 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics, BLS.gov. The state ratified the US Constitution and officially became part of the country on January 9, 1788.

Please explore the cities and towns of Connecticut, below.

Top Connecticut College Towns

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS - 2015).

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CITY OR TOWN
COLLEGES
STUDENTS
1 Waterbury 7 18,231
2 Hartford 6 7,297
3 Bridgeport 6 11,625
4 New Haven 5 32,923
5 New London 4 3,829
6 Branford 3 821
7 East Hartford 3 3,975
8 Willimantic 3 5,320
9 Danbury 3 6,192
10 Middletown 3 6,256
11 Hamden 3 9,206
12 West Hartford 3 9,801
13 New Britain 3 14,425
14 Wolcott 2 38
15 Groton 2 846
16 Southington 2 1,169
17 Stamford 2 1,546
18 Stratford 2 2,422
19 Farmington 2 4,193
20 Norwich 2 4,569

Largest Connecticut Cities and Towns

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CITY OR TOWN POPULATION
Jewett 3,488
Manchester 30,621
Meriden 60,616
Middletown 47,424
Mystic 3,905
New Britain 73,095
New Haven 130,553
Newington 30,652
New London 27,536
New Milford 6,568
Niantic 3,032
Norfolk 666
North Haven 23,997
Norwalk 87,214
Norwich 40,378
Orange 13,947
Portland 5,634
Putnam 7,249
Ridgefield 7,599
Sharon 662

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People

Total Population 3,592,053
Male Share of the Population 48.7%
Female Share of the Population 51.3%
Senior Citizens 14.8%
Employed Population 16+ 1,766,934
Age of the Population 40.3

Families

% of people married 48.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 37%
Median Earnings25+ $44,948
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,479
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,651

Wealth

Median Family Income $88,217
% Above Poverty Level 89.5%
% Below Poverty Level 10.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.3%
% Using Public Transportation 4.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 27.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,069
Median House Value $274,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 27.8%
US/American 0.1%
English 8.9%
Irish 16%

Notable Places

Quinebaug & Shetucket Rivers Valley (Heritage Area)
Quinebaug-Shetucket Heritage Corridor, Inc.
Putnam, Connecticut 6260
860-963-7226

Weir Farm (Historic Site)
735 Nod Hill Road
Wilton, Connecticut 6897
203-834-1896

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