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Demographics

People

Total Population18,477
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens22.9%
Employed Population 16+9,328
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married52%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher46.2%
Median Earnings25+$45,962
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,380
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,611

Wealth

Median Family Income$97,288
% Above Poverty Level91.5%
% Below Poverty Level8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home6.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone31.1%
Median Gross Rent$1,057
Median House Value$315,300

Ancestry

English19.9%
Irish19.7%
Italian18.4%
German12.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.5%
French Except Basque7.3%
Polish6.6%
Portuguese5.6%
Scottish4.2%
Canadian4.1%
Swedish1.8%
Dutch1.4%
Russian1%
Welsh0.9%
Hungarian0.8%
Ukrainian0.7%
Greek0.7%
Lithuanian0.7%
Norwegian0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Czech0.4%
Slovak0.3%
Arab0.3%
Lebanese0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Albanian0.1%
Turkish0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
New Zealand0.1%
Slovene0.1%
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Stonington Almanac

CategoryValue
County New London County
Standard Zip Codes6378
Phone Area Codes860
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.33
Approximate Longitude-71.9

Stonington 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
Distance6.7 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
StationBLOCK ISLAND STATE AP
Distance20.5 miles
Jan Temp27 to 39 F
Apr Temp41 to 53 F
Jul Temp64 to 77 F
Oct Temp49 to 62 F
Annual Precip39.7 inches
StationGREENPORT POWER HOUSE
Distance29 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Groton9,240$62,500
Groton Long Point477$119,375
Mystic4,241$117,135
New London27,218$39,494
Niantic3,042$87,159
Norwich40,057$57,677

Stonington Public Libraries

Stonington Free Library
20 HIGH ST.
Stonington, Connecticut
(860) 535-0268

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Stonington Public Schools

Deans Mill School
35 Deans Mill Road
ZIP: 6378
Primary
Total Enrollment 414

Stonington Private Schools

A Child's Garden Montessori School
28 Whittaker Dr
ZIP: 6378
Elementary
Total Enrollment 8
Pine Point School
89 Barnes Rd
ZIP: 6378
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 222
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