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Demographics

People

Total Population2,918
Male Share of the Population46.3%
Female Share of the Population53.7%
Senior Citizens28.6%
Employed Population 16+1,608
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married47.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher47%
Median Earnings25+$42,486
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,177

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,198
% Above Poverty Level92.8%
% Below Poverty Level7.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone38.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,232
Median House Value$281,500

Ancestry

Italian29.8%
Irish28.4%
English15.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11%
German10.9%
Polish7.4%
French Except Basque5.4%
Canadian3.3%
Greek1.8%
Ukrainian1.4%
Swedish1.3%
Norwegian1%
Scottish0.9%
Swiss0.9%
Russian0.8%
Hungarian0.7%
Estonian0.7%
US/American0.6%
Welsh0.6%
Lithuanian0.5%
Slovak0.5%
Portuguese0.5%
Danishn0.5%
Arab0.4%
Lebanese0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Cape Verdean0.1%
African0.1%
Czech0.1%
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Niantic Almanac

CategoryValue
County New London County
Standard Zip Codes6357
Phone Area Codes860
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.32
Approximate Longitude-72.22

Niantic Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGROTON
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp20 to 38 F
Apr Temp38 to 56 F
Jul Temp63 to 81 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationGREENPORT POWER HOUSE
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp24 to 38 F
Apr Temp40 to 55 F
Jul Temp66 to 80 F
Oct Temp48 to 63 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationMANSFIELD HOLLOW LAKE
Distance29.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 35 F
Apr Temp34 to 58 F
Jul Temp58 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 62 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Groton9,184$63,252
Groton Long Point480$131,250
Mystic4,268$120,694
New London27,147$45,429
Norwich39,875$62,381

Niantic Public Libraries

East Lyme Public Library
39 SOCIETY ROAD
Niantic, Connecticut
(860) 739-6926

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Niantic Public Schools

East Lyme Middle School
31 Society Road
ZIP: 6357
Other
Total Enrollment 861
Lillie B. Haynes School
29 Society Road
ZIP: 6357
Primary
Total Enrollment 314
Niantic Center School
7 West Main Street
ZIP: 6357
Primary
Total Enrollment 179
York Correctional Institution
201 West Main Street
ZIP: 6357
High
Total Enrollment 22
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