Jewett City, Connecticut

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Jewett City, Connecticut

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High Points

Jewett City strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Connecticut):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 6% Jewett City Affordability of Property Taxes
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Jewett City Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Jewett City Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Jewett City, Connecticut

Comparing Jewett City to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Connecticut (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 6
Well-Paid Single Women 10 6
Male Share of the Population 8 7
Racial Diversity 8 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 5
Senior Citizens 4 5
Female Share of the Population 3 4
Age of the Population 3 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 2 1
Portion of People Married 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 7 4
Median Family Income 7 3
People Above Poverty 6 4
College Educated Adults 5 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 1
Short Commute Times 5 4
Walking and Biking to Work 5 3
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 6
People Living Alone 9 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 1
Affordability of Rents 2 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 10
Housing Recently Built 2 2

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Jewett City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles W of Warwick, Rhode Island (center to center)
Nearest Large City 70 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts
County New London
Metro Area New London - Norwich
Standard Zip Codes 06351, 06384
Phone Area Codes 860
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.606
Longitude -71.981

Jewett City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.7 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 38 F
Apr Temp 37 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 52.7 inches
Distance 14.4 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 35 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 58 to 82 F
Oct Temp 36 to 62 F
Annual Precip 51.5 inches
Station STORRS
Distance 19.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 34 F
Apr Temp 37 to 56 F
Jul Temp 61 to 80 F
Oct Temp 41 to 61 F
Annual Precip 51.6 inches
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Jewett City Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,053 100%
Male 1,512 49.5%
Female 1,541 50.5%
Under 18 729 23.9%
18+ 2,324 76.1%
65+ 393 12.9%
Median Age 34.1
Average Family Size 2.92
White 2,811 92.1%
African-American 75 2.5%
Asian 44 1.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 27 0.9%
Other 34 1.1%
Mixed Race 60 2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 87 2.8%

Estimated Jewett City Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,001
Growth -52
Growth % -1.7%

Jewett City Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
French (except Basque) 19.2%
French Canadian 11.6%
Italian 10.8%
Irish 9.8%
Polish 9.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9%
German 6.8%
English 5.3%
Haitian 3.9%
Portuguese 3.2%
Swedish 2.5%
Scotch-Irish 2.1%
Scottish 1.2%
US/American 1%
Russian 1%
Ukrainian 0.5%
British 0.4%
Canadian 0.4%
South African 0.4%
Greek 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Icelander 0.3%
Finnish 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Jewett City, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Baltic (06351)
Hopeville (06351)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Jewett City 3,053 $45,826
Danielson 4,265 $40,990
Groton 10,010 $43,859
Mystic 4,001 $70,625
New London 25,671 $38,942
Norwich 36,117 $49,155
Willimantic 15,823 $38,427
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1. Brooklawn, New Jersey 86.1   30.6% 13.2% 7.9% 23 $47,891 7% 9.7% 2,354 7.3% 71.4 0.1% 9.8
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3. Highspire, Pennsylvania 83.9   37.6% 15.2% 10.3% 21 $40,398 6.4% 13.4% 2,720 10.4% 42.3 0.3% 5.2
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