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Demographics Analysis

The people of Canaan Town, Connecticut give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 25

5 to 9 years : 30

10 to 14 years : 20

15 to 17 years : 27

18 and 19 years : 20

20 years : 0

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 4

25 to 29 years : 15

30 to 34 years : 15

35 to 39 years : 32

40 to 44 years : 55

45 to 49 years : 64

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 12

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 23

70 to 74 years : 41

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 24

Female:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 33

15 to 17 years : 24

18 and 19 years : 10

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 11

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 19

35 to 39 years : 41

40 to 44 years : 39

45 to 49 years : 80

50 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 11

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 46

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 43


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 544

Multiple ancestry : 524

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 72


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,055

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 45

Not a U.S. citizen : 40


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Total:

Under 5 years : 41

5 to 17 years : 171

18 to 24 years : 60

25 to 34 years : 67

35 to 44 years : 167

45 to 54 years : 212

55 to 59 years : 85

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 23

65 to 74 years : 146

75 years and over : 131

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 109

18 to 24 years : 50

25 to 34 years : 38

35 to 44 years : 101

45 to 54 years : 88

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 53

75 years and over : 56

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 3

5 to 17 years : 62

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 25

35 to 44 years : 48

45 to 54 years : 102

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 12

65 to 74 years : 72

75 years and over : 64

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 4

35 to 44 years : 18

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 21

75 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 304

Female : 313

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 215

Female : 223

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 34

Female : 51


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 597

Born in other state in the United States : 430

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 76


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 127

Now married, except separated : 228

Divorced : 89

Separated : 9

Widowed : 55

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 63

Now married, except separated : 213

Divorced : 71

Separated : 0

Widowed : 39

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 5

Now married, except separated : 66

Divorced : 3

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Speak only English : 1,012

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Canaan Town, Connecticut

  • Irish: 229   (17.1%)
  • German: 193   (14.4%)
  • English: 185   (13.8%)
  • Italian: 110   (8.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 64   (4.8%)
  • Polish: 63   (4.7%)
  • United States Or American: 57   (4.2%)
  • Other Groups: 52   (3.9%)
  • Russian: 52   (3.9%)
  • French Canadian: 42   (3.1%)
  • Swedish: 40   (3.0%)
  • Scottish: 39   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 31   (2.3%)
  • Hungarian: 30   (2.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 23   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 18   (1.3%)
  • Arab: 14   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 14   (1.0%)
  • European: 14   (1.0%)
  • Slovak: 13   (1.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 11   (0.8%)
  • British: 9   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 8   (0.6%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.5%)
  • Eastern European: 6   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.4%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 5   (0.4%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 3   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Canaan Town, Connecticut is 1,140



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Canaan Town, Connecticut: 553
Female Population in Canaan Town, Connecticut: 587


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Canaan Town, Connecticut: 48.1
Median Female Resident Age in Canaan Town, Connecticut: 46.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Canaan Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

49.9

Male

48.6

Female

51.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

60.0

Male

36.5

Female

64.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

45.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

17.5

Male

17.5

Female

18.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

48.5

Male

0.0

Female

48.5

Other


Both sexes

17.5

Male

17.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

31.0

Male

27.0

Female

36.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.5

Male

17.0

Female

44.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.1

Male

49.0

Female

51.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Canaan Town, Connecticut


  • White: 1,103
  • African American: 18
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 11
  • Two or More Races: 8



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Canaan Town, Connecticut citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Canaan Town, Connecticut

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 3   (0.81%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.54%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (2.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 8   (2.16%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.62%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 8   (2.16%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 109   (29.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 18   (4.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 56   (15.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (5.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 78   (21.08%)
  • Master's Degree: 35   (9.46%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (2.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (1.62%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1   (0.25%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (2.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (2.04%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (2.8%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 100   (25.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 21   (5.34%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 78   (19.85%)
  • Associate Degree: 42   (10.69%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 72   (18.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 40   (10.18%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (2.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Canaan Town, Connecticut

  • Douglas Library


    108 Main St., Canaan, CT 06018

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Canaan Town, Connecticut


  • Canaan Historical Society


    Po Box 402, Canaan, NH 03741

  • Canaan Historical Society


    13 Warner Crossing Road, Canaan, NY 12029

  • Connecticut Railroad Historical Association Incorporated


    Po Box 255, Canaan, CT 06018

  • Jefferson County Preservation Council Inc


    9713n Sr 62, Canaan, IN 47224

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Canaan Town, Connecticut affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Canaan Town, Connecticut.

Area Features of Canaan Town, Connecticut


Airport


(1) North Canaan Aviation Facilities Inc Airport  

Bridge


(1) Dutchers Bridge  

Building


(1) C H Pease Museum   (2) Canaan Fire Company   (3) Connecticut Railroad Historical Museum   (4) Connecticut State Police Department Troop B   (5) Douglas Library   (6) North Canaan Town Hall   (7) North Canaan Volunteer Ambulance Corps  

Cemetery


(1) Canaan Cemetery   (2) Mountain View Cemetery  

Census


(1) Canaan Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Canaan United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of North Canaan  

Hospital


(1) Geer Memorial Health Center  

Locale


(1) Camp Wangum   (2) Canaan Country Club  

Park


(1) Canaan Village Historic District   (2) Eddy Field   (3) Lawrence Field  

Populated Place


(1) Canaan   (2) Sodom   (3) Wangum Village   (4) Weatogue  

Post Office


(1) Canaan Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) North Canaan Community Pool  

School


(1) North Canaan Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Blackberry River   (2) Squabble Brook  

Summit


(1) Church Hill   (2) Dutcher Hill   (3) Miles Mountain   (4) Rattlesnake Hill  

Swamp


(1) Keep Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Canaan Town, Connecticut

06018 (pop. 2,828)


Cities Nearby Canaan Town, Connecticut

North Canaan Town, CT  (pop. 3,363) 5.3 Miles
Salisbury Town, CT  (pop. 3,995) 5.3 Miles
Canaan Cdp, CT  (pop. 1,489) 5.7 Miles
Cornwall Town, CT  (pop. 1,459) 7.2 Miles
Norfolk Town, CT  (pop. 1,723) 7.4 Miles
Sharon Town, CT  (pop. 3,021) 8.6 Miles
Goshen Town, CT  (pop. 3,163) 8.9 Miles
Colebrook Town, CT  (pop. 1,541) 12.5 Miles
Winchester Town, CT  (pop. 10,765) 12.7 Miles
Winsted Cdp, CT  (pop. 6,756) 13.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Canaan Town, Connecticut

860



Elevation in Canaan Town, Connecticut is 929.0 ft. (283.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Canaan Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.948694 N        Long: -73.329605 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Canaan Town, Connecticut need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Connecticut

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.01 9.11 7.55 12.83 0.00 9.16
  Total Electric Industry 10.01 9.11 7.55 12.83 0.00 9.16
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.51 9.49 7.93 13.42 0.00 9.60
  Total Electric Industry 10.51 9.49 7.93 13.42 0.00 9.60
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 9.86 8.22 13.92 0.00 10.04
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 9.86 8.22 13.92 0.00 10.04
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.39 10.04 8.29 14.08 0.00 10.26
  Total Electric Industry 11.39 10.04 8.29 14.08 0.00 10.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.47 9.99 7.90 14.00 0.00 10.18
  Total Electric Industry 11.47 9.99 7.90 14.00 0.00 10.18
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.95 10.33 7.94 14.38 0.00 10.50
  Total Electric Industry 11.95 10.33 7.94 14.38 0.00 10.50
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.05 10.29 7.86 14.35 0.00 10.51
  Total Electric Industry 12.05 10.29 7.86 14.35 0.00 10.51
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.13 10.28 7.76 14.52 0.00 10.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.13 10.28 7.76 14.52 0.00 10.52
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.95 10.01 7.70 11.65 0.00 10.30
  Total Electric Industry 11.95 10.01 7.70 11.65 0.00 10.30
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.46 9.69 7.42 10.93 0.00 9.96
  Total Electric Industry 11.46 9.69 7.42 10.93 0.00 9.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.86 9.27 7.32 10.06 0.00 9.52
  Total Electric Industry 10.86 9.27 7.32 10.06 0.00 9.52
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.48 4.40 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.48
  Energy-Only Providers 4.97 5.03 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.97
  Full-Service Providers 10.91 9.26 7.62 10.00 0.00 9.62
  Total Electric Industry 10.90 9.26 7.62 10.00 0.00 9.62
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.22 4.54 3.05 12.97 0.00 4.34
  Energy-Only Providers 5.23 4.72 4.10 4.76 0.00 4.73
  Full-Service Providers 10.96 9.32 7.69 10.34 0.00 9.72
  Total Electric Industry 10.96 9.32 7.68 10.35 0.00 9.71
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.19 4.66 3.11 0.00 0.00 4.53
  Energy-Only Providers 5.20 5.05 4.23 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 11.34 9.93 8.01 0.00 7.72 10.18
  Total Electric Industry 11.31 9.93 7.99 0.00 7.72 10.16
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.34 4.45 2.82 0.00 0.00 4.42
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.24 4.63 0.00 0.00 5.46
  Full-Service Providers 11.63 9.90 7.90 0.00 7.25 10.27
  Total Electric Industry 11.63 9.90 7.89 0.00 7.25 10.26
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.22 5.02 2.71 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Energy-Only Providers 7.44 6.57 5.46 0.00 0.00 6.87
  Full-Service Providers 13.64 11.52 9.42 0.00 8.78 12.06
  Total Electric Industry 13.64 11.53 9.40 0.00 8.78 12.06
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 6.28 5.14 3.14 0.00 0.00 5.04
  Energy-Only Providers 10.71 8.95 8.70 0.00 0.00 9.39
  Full-Service Providers 16.85 14.02 11.70 0.00 14.55 14.85
  Total Electric Industry 16.86 14.03 11.71 0.00 14.55 14.83

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Canaan Town, Connecticut

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 15   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 11   (2.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 35   (6.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 63   (11.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 54   (9.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 87   (15.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 94   (16.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 65   (11.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 44   (7.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 7   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 43   (7.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 26   (4.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 452

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 45

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 5

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 3

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 9

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 14

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 48


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 40

5 to 9 minutes : 69

10 to 14 minutes : 136

15 to 19 minutes : 93

20 to 24 minutes : 49

25 to 29 minutes : 22

30 to 34 minutes : 43

35 to 39 minutes : 16

40 to 44 minutes : 2

45 to 59 minutes : 25

60 to 89 minutes : 10

90 or more minutes : 23


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

With Social Security income : 235

No Social Security income : 314


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

With retirement income : 130

No retirement income : 419


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 6

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 32

$60,000 to $74,999 : 17

$75,000 to $99,999 : 47

$100,000 to $124,999 : 46

$125,000 to $149,999 : 37

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 11


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $79,722


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Canaan Town, Connecticut

  • WHDD (1020 AM; 2.5 kW; Millerton, NY; Owner: Willpower Radio, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (1040 AM; 0.2 kW; West Simsbury, CT; Owner: God Radio Group)
  • WUPE (1110 AM; 5.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WHUC (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBRK (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WBEC (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1.0 kW; Harwinton, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50.0 kW; Montgomery, MA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 2.7 kW; Egremont, MA; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Canaan Town, Connecticut

  • WBRK-FM (101.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Wbrk, Inc.)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; Millerton, NY; Owner: The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corporation)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Egremont, MA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of The Berkshires)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Egremont, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; Burlington, CT; Owner: St. Thomas Seminary)
  • WSGG (89.3 FM; Norfolk, CT; Owner: Revival Christian Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Hillsdale, NY; Owner: Berkshire Community Radio Alliance)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stockbridge, MA; Owner: Home Improvement Ministries)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Stockbridge, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • WSKB (89.5 FM; Montgomery, MA; Owner: Trustees Of Westfield State College)
  • WTBR-FM (89.7 FM; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Pittsfield Public School Committee)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; North Granby, CT; Owner: Morgan Brook Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: The I.b. And Zena H. Temkin Foundation, Inc.)
  • WSUF (89.9 FM; Greenport, NY; Owner: Sacred Heart University, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Cornwall, CT; Owner: Fine Arts Radio, Inc)
  • WBSL-FM (91.7 FM; Sheffield, MA; Owner: The Berkshire School, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Lenox, MA; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors)
  • WHDD-FM (91.9 FM; Sharon, CT; Owner: Tri-state Public Communications, Inc.)
  • WZCR (93.5 FM; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBEC-FM (95.9 FM; Lenox, MA; Owner: Vox Communications Group Llc)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: Local Girls And Boys Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; Millerton, NY; Owner: Willpower Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WCTW (98.5 FM; Hudson, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Canaan Town, Connecticut

  • WNYA (Channel 51; Pittsfield, MA; Owner: Venture Technologies Group, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Canaan Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 92  (29.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 38  (12.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 36  (11.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (3.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 73  (23.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 116  (43.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 61  (22.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 84  (31.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 11 Farms In Canaan Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Canaan Town, Connecticut

Salisbury Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $621.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

People's United Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $33.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 406

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Canaan Town, Connecticut

  • Walter J. Koladza


    (about 16.7 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Great Barrington Airport


    (about 16.7 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Sky Acres


    (about 26.8 miles in Verbank, New York; Airport Code: NY5)

  • Candlelight Farms


    (about 27.1 miles in Sherman, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT4)

  • Simsbury Airport


    (about 28.4 miles in Tariffville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT2)

  • Robertson Field


    (about 29.9 miles in Plainville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT1)

  • Columbia County


    (about 30.7 miles in Stottville, New York; Airport Code: 1B1)

  • Kingston Ulster


    (about 32.7 miles in Barrytown, New York; Airport Code: NY1)

  • Pittsfield Municipal


    (about 33.1 miles in Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Airport Code: PSF)

  • Bradley International


    (about 33.2 miles in Windsor Locks, Connecticut; Airport Code: BDL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Canaan Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.18%

Carpooled

7.67%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.70%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.70%

Railroad

1.39%

Ferryboat

0.35%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.70%

Walked

2.44%

Other Means

1.57%

Worked At Home

3.31%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Canaan Town, Connecticut, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 238

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 24

Female householder, no husband present : 52

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 220

Householder not living alone : 15


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 3

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 12

All other households : 534


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 204

Renter-occupied housing units : 34

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 41

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 118

Renter-occupied housing units : 117


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 29

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 33

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 31

$40,000 to $44,999 : 20

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 43

$60,000 to $74,999 : 24

$75,000 to $99,999 : 64

$100,000 to $124,999 : 68

$125,000 to $149,999 : 40

$150,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Total : 713


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 549

Vacant : 164


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 77

Built 1990 to 1999 : 61

Built 1980 to 1989 : 80

Built 1970 to 1979 : 42

Built 1960 to 1969 : 87

Built 1950 to 1959 : 83

Built 1940 to 1949 : 16

Built 1939 or earlier : 267


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 23

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 66

Electricity : 74

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 332

Coal or coke : 5

Wood : 35

Solar energy : 9

Other fuel : 5

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 5

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 3

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 22

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $174,999 : 13

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 62

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19

$300,000 to $399,999 : 109

$400,000 to $499,999 : 39

$500,000 to $749,999 : 47

$750,000 to $999,999 : 26

$1,000,000 or more : 4


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 6

Home equity loan only : 77

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 149

Housing units without a mortgage : 143


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Canaan Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $450,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $340,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $291,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $386,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $291,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $350,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $266,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $339,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Canaan Town, Connecticut: 53.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Canaan Town, Connecticut

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 6 6 $938,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $938,000
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $608,530
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $608,530
2001        
  Single Family 5 5 $950,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $950,000
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $1,381,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $1,381,000
2003        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,639,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $1,639,000
2004        
  Single Family 11 11 $2,428,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $2,428,000
2005        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,980,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $1,980,000
2006        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,168,226
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,168,226


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Canaan Town, CT): $54,688
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Canaan Town): $172,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Canaan Town): $570
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Canaan Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.4%
Electricity: 8.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 78.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Canaan Town, Connecticut are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Canaan Town, Connecticut

Salisbury Visiting Nurse Assoc


     Address: 30a Salmon Kill Rd, Salisbury, Connecticut 06068
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/11/1974

Foothills Vn Home Care Inc


     Address: 32 Union St, Winsted, Connecticut 06098
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Lee Regional Vna Inc.


     Address: 21 High Street, Lee, Massachusetts 01238
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/17/1966

Vna Northwest, Inc


     Address: 607 Bantom Road, Unit F, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Community Health Association-richmond


     Address: 1831 State Road, Richmond, Massachusetts 01254
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Canaan Town, Connecticut

Fairview Hospital


     Address: 29 Lewis Avenue, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sharon Hospital


     Address: "50 Hospital Hill Road, Po Box 789", Sharon, Connecticut 06069
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital


     Address: 540 Litchfield St, Torrington, Connecticut 06790
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Eastern Long Island Hospital


     Address: 201 Manor Place, Greenport, New York 11944
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Columbia Memorial Hospital


     Address: 71 Prospect Avenue, Hudson, New York 12534
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Canaan Town, Connecticut

Geer Nursing And Rehabilitatio


     Address: 99 South Canaan Rd, Canaan, Connecticut 06018
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Noble Horizons


     Address: 17 Cobble Rd, Salisbury, Connecticut 06068
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Timberlyn Heights Nursing & Alzheimer's Center


     Address: 320 Maple Avenue, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 76
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Great Barrington Rehabilitation & Nursing Cent


     Address: 148 Maple Avenue, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 73
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Fairview Commons Nursing & Rehabilitation Cent


     Address: Christian Hill Road, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 110
     Percent Occupied: 61%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Canaan Town, Connecticut

Name: Indian Point 2, 3
Address: Broadway & Bleakley Ave.; Buchanan, NY 10511
Distance: 57 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Canaan Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 500
    Disabled Workers: 65
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Litchfield County, Connecticut Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 46.19%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.89%
  • Other 1.92%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Canaan Town, Connecticut citizens.

Relocation to Litchfield County, CT

5.52 % of Litchfield County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $59,310

Connecticut Average 5.12 %

0.03 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,304

Connecticut Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Litchfield County, CT (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • New Haven County , CT 1.40 % ($52,019 AGI )
  • Fairfield County , CT 1.06 % ($63,262 AGI )
  • Hartford County , CT 0.92 % ($49,007 AGI )

Relocation away from Litchfield County, CT

5.65 % of Litchfield County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $50,397

Connecticut Average 5.64 %

0.04 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,786

Connecticut Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Litchfield County, CT (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • New Haven County , CT 1.07 % ($41,196 AGI )
  • Hartford County , CT 1.02 % ($45,238 AGI )
  • Fairfield County , CT 0.55 % ($50,625 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Connecticut

Low Bracket: $10,000 (3.00%)
High Bracket: $10,000 (5.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Connecticut

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Canaan Town, Connecticut is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Canaan Town, Connecticut directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Connecticut

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
3,785 4,106 4,725 4,769 4,950 5,078 5,341 5,427 5,281 5,657


(updated 2014)



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