Preston strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Connecticut):
College Educated Adults
Comparing Preston to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Connecticut (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||30 miles W of Warwick, Rhode Island (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||73 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Metro Area||New London - Norwich|
|Standard Zip Codes||06351, 06365|
|Phone Area Codes||860|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||NORWICH PUB UTIL PLANT|
|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|
|Jan Temp||20 to 38 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 56 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||48.7 inches|
|Station||MANSFIELD HOLLOW LAKE|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.95|
|American Indian & Alaskan||39||0.8%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||65||1.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||4,867|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||7.9%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||6.8%|
According to the US Postal Service, Preston, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Baltic (06351)
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