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   (County: Middlesex County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Chester 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
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 100

5 to 9 years : 77

10 to 14 years : 149

15 to 17 years : 83

18 and 19 years : 50

20 years : 0

21 years : 32

22 to 24 years : 138

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 85

35 to 39 years : 119

40 to 44 years : 120

45 to 49 years : 269

50 to 54 years : 156

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 67

62 to 64 years : 92

65 and 66 years : 62

67 to 69 years : 48

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 114

80 to 84 years : 72

85 years and over : 40

Female:

Under 5 years : 105

5 to 9 years : 70

10 to 14 years : 126

15 to 17 years : 81

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 27

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 62

25 to 29 years : 93

30 to 34 years : 34

35 to 39 years : 77

40 to 44 years : 169

45 to 49 years : 219

50 to 54 years : 138

55 to 59 years : 205

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 35

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 40

70 to 74 years : 24

75 to 79 years : 65

80 to 84 years : 60

85 years and over : 88


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,915

Multiple ancestry : 1,549

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 11

Ancestry not reported : 354


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,639

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 11

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 102

Not a U.S. citizen : 77


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Total:

Under 5 years : 205

5 to 17 years : 586

18 to 24 years : 334

25 to 34 years : 303

35 to 44 years : 485

45 to 54 years : 782

55 to 59 years : 294

60 and 61 years : 81

62 to 64 years : 127

65 to 74 years : 193

75 years and over : 439

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 176

5 to 17 years : 447

18 to 24 years : 303

25 to 34 years : 188

35 to 44 years : 306

45 to 54 years : 348

55 to 59 years : 193

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 87

65 to 74 years : 30

75 years and over : 199

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 122

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 99

35 to 44 years : 117

45 to 54 years : 403

55 to 59 years : 95

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 139

75 years and over : 224

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 11

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 : 6

18 to 24 years : 18

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 62

45 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,256

Female : 1,072

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 728

Female : 583

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 11

Foreign born:

Male : 78

Female : 101


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 2,275

Born in other state in the United States : 1,285

Native: born outside the United States : 11

Foreign born : 82


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 558

Now married, except separated : 945

Divorced : 158

Separated : 8

Widowed : 135

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 258

Now married, except separated : 735

Divorced : 186

Separated : 0

Widowed : 35

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 29

Now married, except separated : 108

Divorced : 26

Separated : 0

Widowed : 10


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 3,423

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 75

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 36

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 24

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Chester Town, Connecticut

  • Italian: 771   (17.0%)
  • English: 654   (14.4%)
  • Irish: 625   (13.8%)
  • German: 576   (12.7%)
  • Polish: 365   (8.0%)
  • Swedish: 244   (5.4%)
  • Other Groups: 171   (3.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 170   (3.7%)
  • United States Or American: 152   (3.3%)
  • French Canadian: 124   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 102   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 78   (1.7%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 72   (1.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 49   (1.1%)
  • Russian: 45   (1.0%)
  • Norwegian: 45   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 37   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 31   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 30   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 23   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 22   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 21   (0.5%)
  • Scandinavian: 20   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 17   (0.4%)
  • Arab: 13   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 12   (0.3%)
  • British: 11   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 11   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 10   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Chester Town, Connecticut is 3,829



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Chester Town, Connecticut: 2,062
Female Population in Chester Town, Connecticut: 1,767


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Chester Town, Connecticut: 44.4
Median Female Resident Age in Chester Town, Connecticut: 45.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Chester Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

49.3

Male

48.7

Female

49.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

26.5

Male

36.5

Female

21.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

60.5

Male

55.0

Female

60.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

38.3

Female

35.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

25.5

Male

25.0

Female

40.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.7

Male

18.0

Female

16.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.5

Male

30.5

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

49.4

Male

48.8

Female

49.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Chester Town, Connecticut


  • White: 3,653
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 59
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 55
  • Two or More Races: 62



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (1.39%)
  • 9th Grade: 30   (2.32%)
  • 10th Grade: 23   (1.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (2.47%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 67   (5.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 340   (26.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 67   (5.18%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 161   (12.44%)
  • Associate Degree: 112   (8.66%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 218   (16.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 87   (6.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 83   (6.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 51   (3.94%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.68%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (0.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (2.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 52   (3.55%)
  • 11th Grade: 39   (2.66%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 13   (0.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 380   (25.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 53   (3.62%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 181   (12.35%)
  • Associate Degree: 154   (10.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 311   (21.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 150   (10.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (2.93%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 38   (2.59%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Chester Town, Connecticut

  • Chester Public Library


    21 West Main Street, Chester, CT 06412

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Chester Town, Connecticut


  • Chester County Historical Scty


    107 Mcaliley St, Chester, SC 29706
    http://www.southcarolinamuseums.org

  • Chester County Historical Society


    Po Box 811, Chester, SC 29706
    http://chesterscmuseum.org

  • Chester County Historical Society Museum


    , Chester, SC 29706

  • Chester Foundation


    10 Prospect St, Chester, MA 01011

  • Chester Historical Preservation Committee Inc


    2320 Chestnut St, Chester, PA 19013

  • Chester Historical Society


    Po Box 34, Chester, NH 03036

  • Chester Historical Society


    Po Box 376, Chester, NJ 07930
    http://www.historicchesternj.com

  • Chester Historical Society


    Village Hall 47 Main St, Chester, NY 10918

  • Chester Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 204, Chester, CT 06412

  • Chester Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 118, Chester, VT 05143

  • Chester Historical Society Of Oklahoma


    Po Box 37, Chester, OK 73838

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Chester 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 Chester Town, Connecticut.

Area Features of Chester Town, Connecticut


Airport


(1) Chester Airport  

Bay


(1) Deep River Cove   (2) Hadlyme Cove   (3) Selden Cove  

Bench


(1) Rattlesnake Ledges  

Building


(1) Chester Fire Department Hose Company 1   (2) Chester Fire Department Station 2   (3) Chester Public Library   (4) Chester Town Hall   (5) Chester Town Police Department   (6) Connecticut River Artisans Cooperative   (7) Gillette Castle   (8) National Theatre Of The Deaf  

Cemetery


(1) Cedar Lake Cemetery   (2) Cove Cemetery   (3) Hearse Hill Cemetery   (4) Laurel Hill Cemetery   (5) Saint Joseph Cemetery  

Census


(1) Chester Center Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Chester Town Meeting House   (2) Saint Josephs Church   (3) United Church Of Chester  

Civil


(1) Town Of Chester  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 6   (2) Interchange Six  

Dam


(1) Deep Hollow Reservoir Dam   (2) Pattaconk Reservoir Dam   (3) Waterhouse Pond Dam  

Island


(1) Lord Island   (2) Rich Island  

Lake


(1) Cedar Lake   (2) Chapman Pond   (3) Deuses Pond   (4) Griswold Pond   (5) Jennings Pond   (6) Lampes Pond   (7) Upper Pond   (8) Waterhouse Pond  

Locale


(1) Camp Hazen   (2) Chester Creek Marina   (3) Chester Ferry Landing Historical   (4) Chester-hadlyme Ferry  

Park


(1) Gillette Castle State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Cedar Lake   (2) Chester  

Post Office


(1) Chester Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Deep Hollow Reservoir   (2) Pattaconk Reservoir  

School


(1) Chester Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Burr Brook   (2) Chester Creek   (3) Deep River   (4) Great Brook   (5) Hemlock Valley Brook   (6) Pattaconk Brook   (7) Selden Creek   (8) Waterhouse Brook   (9) Whalebone Creek  

Summit


(1) Fort Hill   (2) Story Hill   (3) Turkey Hill   (4) Wig Hill  

Swamp


(1) Cedar Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Chester Town, Connecticut

06412 (pop. 3,743)


Cities Nearby Chester Town, Connecticut

Chester Town, CT  (pop. 3,829) 0.0 Miles
Chester Center Cdp, CT  (pop. 1,432) 1.1 Miles
Deep River Center Cdp, CT  (pop. 2,545) 2.4 Miles
Deep River Town, CT  (pop. 4,680) 2.4 Miles
Essex Town, CT  (pop. 6,763) 4.9 Miles
Haddam Town, CT  (pop. 7,776) 5.0 Miles
Essex Village Cdp, CT  (pop. 2,614) 5.5 Miles
Killingworth Town, CT  (pop. 6,462) 5.7 Miles
Lyme Town, CT  (pop. 2,236) 6.5 Miles
Moodus Cdp, CT  (pop. 974) 6.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Chester Town, Connecticut

860



Elevation in Chester Town, Connecticut is 141.0 ft. (43.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Chester Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.408775 N        Long: -72.472130 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Chester 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 Chester Town, Connecticut

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 5   (0.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 80   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 78   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 107   (5.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 229   (12.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 265   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 352   (18.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 314   (16.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 125   (6.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 97   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 28   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 94   (4.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 111   (5.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,494

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 80

In 3-person carpool : 17

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 55

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 10

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 50

Other means : 101

Worked at home : 122


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 78

5 to 9 minutes : 225

10 to 14 minutes : 264

15 to 19 minutes : 210

20 to 24 minutes : 315

25 to 29 minutes : 143

30 to 34 minutes : 152

35 to 39 minutes : 115

40 to 44 minutes : 34

45 to 59 minutes : 167

60 to 89 minutes : 84

90 or more minutes : 20


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 395

No Social Security income : 1,055


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 328

No retirement income : 1,122


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 15

$35,000 to $39,999 : 39

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 98

$60,000 to $74,999 : 156

$75,000 to $99,999 : 244

$100,000 to $124,999 : 173

$125,000 to $149,999 : 96

$150,000 to $199,999 : 60

$200,000 or more : 110


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $89,000


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Chester Town, Connecticut

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WMRD (1150 AM; 2.5 kW; Middletown, CT; Owner: Crossroads Communications, Llc)
  • WQUN (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WNEZ (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Manchester, CT; Owner: Freedom Communications Of Connecticut, Inc.)
  • WCCC (1290 AM; 0.021 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Marlin Broadcasting Of Hartford, Llc)
  • WCCC (1290 AM; 0.49 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Marlin Broadcasting Of Hartford, Llc)
  • WAVZ (1300 AM; 1.0 kW; New Haven, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Norwich, CT; Owner: Wich, Incorporated)
  • WYBC (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; New Haven, CT; Owner: Yale Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WILI (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Nutmeg Broadcasting Company)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WLIS (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Old Saybrook, CT; Owner: Crossroads Communications Of Old Saybrook, Llc)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 2.5 kW; Meriden, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Uncasville, CT; Owner: The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Eight Forty Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WSUB (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Groton, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Chester Town, Connecticut

  • WKNL (100.9 FM; Uncasville, CT; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WURH (104.1 FM; Meriden, CT; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WIHS (104.9 FM; Middlefield, CT; Owner: Connecticut Radio Fellowship, Inc.)
  • WQGN-FM (105.5 FM; Groton, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Marlin Broadcasting Of Hartford, Llc)
  • WFCS (107.7 FM; New Britain, CT; Owner: Central Connecticut State University)
  • WESU (88.1 FM; Middletown, CT; Owner: Wesleyan)
  • WKIV (88.1 FM; North Stonington, CT; Owner: Southern Rhode Island Public Radio Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WNHU (88.7 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: University Of New Haven)
  • WNPR (89.1 FM; Bozrah, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WRTC-FM (89.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Trustees Of Trinity College)
  • WQTQ (89.9 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Hartford Board Of Education)
  • WSUF (89.9 FM; Greenport, NY; Owner: Sacred Heart University, Inc.)
  • WWEB (89.9 FM; Wallingford, CT; Owner: Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Eastern Connecticut State College)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manchester, CT; Owner: Cape Cod Christian Broadcasting)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manchester, CT; Owner: Legion Of Christ College, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Manchester, CT; Owner: Morgan Brook Christian Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bolton, CT; Owner: Wamc)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: University Of Hartford)
  • WGRS (91.5 FM; Madison, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • WHUS (91.7 FM; Storrs Mansfield, CT; Owner: The Board Of Trustees, The University Of Connnecticut)
  • WLNG (92.1 FM; Sag Harbor, NY; Owner: Main Street Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: Yale Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WERB (94.5 FM; Berlin, CT; Owner: Berlin Board Of Education)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; Meriden, CT; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; Uncasville, CT; Owner: Wich, Inc.)
  • WQAQ (98.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WQAQ (98.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WQAQ (98.1 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Nutmeg Broadcasting Company)
  • WNLC (98.7 FM; Groton, CT; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Chester Town, Connecticut

  • WUVN (Channel 18; Hartford, CT; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; Hartford, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; East Lyme, CT; Owner: Paxson Hartford License, Inc.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; East Lyme, CT; Owner: Paxson Hartford License, Inc.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; Hartford, CT; Owner: Meredith Corporation)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; Bozrah, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; Hamden, CT; Owner: Wtnh Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; New Haven, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; Hamden, CT; Owner: Wtnh Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Chester Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 423  (38.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 108  (9.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 171  (15.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 227  (20.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 489  (50.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 137  (14.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 255  (26.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 10 Farms In Chester Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Chester Town, Connecticut

First Niagara Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $38.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 424

Essex Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $329.6k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 6

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Chester Town, Connecticut

  • Griswold


    (about 10.3 miles in Clinton, Connecticut; Airport Code: MPE)

  • Trumbull


    (about 22.8 miles in Groton, Connecticut; Airport Code: GON)

  • Groton-New London


    (about 22.8 miles in Groton, Connecticut; Airport Code: GON)

  • Tweed New Haven


    (about 23.7 miles in East Haven, Connecticut; Airport Code: HVN)

  • Newburgh Airport


    (about 23.8 miles in Norwich, Connecticut; Airport Code: NBJ)

  • Hartford Brainard


    (about 24.2 miles in Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: HFD)

  • Rentschler Heliport


    (about 25.1 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Rentschler


    (about 25.3 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Elizabeth Field


    (about 25.3 miles in Fishers Island, New York; Airport Code: FID)

  • Windham


    (about 27.6 miles in Mansfield Center, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT3)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Chester Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.48%

Carpooled

6.57%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.45%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.50%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.49%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.52%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Chester 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
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 869

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 106

Female householder, no husband present : 81

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 248

Householder not living alone : 146


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 111

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 92

All other households : 1,247


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 649

Renter-occupied housing units : 220

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 34

Renter-occupied housing units : 72

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 72

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 270

Renter-occupied housing units : 124


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 64

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 75

$40,000 to $44,999 : 33

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 118

$60,000 to $74,999 : 168

$75,000 to $99,999 : 276

$100,000 to $124,999 : 290

$125,000 to $149,999 : 96

$150,000 to $199,999 : 95

$200,000 or more : 117


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Total : 1,670


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 1,450

Vacant : 220


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 22

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 264

Built 1980 to 1989 : 187

Built 1970 to 1979 : 153

Built 1960 to 1969 : 207

Built 1950 to 1959 : 140

Built 1940 to 1949 : 89

Built 1939 or earlier : 582


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 15

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 98

Electricity : 221

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,053

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 52

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 65

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 49

$175,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 to $249,999 : 110

$250,000 to $299,999 : 149

$300,000 to $399,999 : 257

$400,000 to $499,999 : 108

$500,000 to $749,999 : 110

$750,000 to $999,999 : 70

$1,000,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Chester 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 : 64

Home equity loan only : 213

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 11

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 499

Housing units without a mortgage : 238


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $625,000

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $371,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $400,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $322,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $262,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $250,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $250,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $328,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Chester Town, Connecticut: 60.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Chester Town, Connecticut

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 73.94%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 26.06%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Chester 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 26 26 $4,386,017
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $4,386,017
2000        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,964,302
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,964,302
2001        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,837,980
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,837,980
2002        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,939,760
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,939,760
2003        
  Single Family 12 12 $3,509,789
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $3,509,789
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Chester Town, CT): $65,156
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Chester Town): $186,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Chester Town): $816
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Chester Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.0%
Electricity: 23.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 70.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Chester Town, Connecticut are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Chester Town, Connecticut

Deep River Visiting Nurses


     Address: 56 High Street, Deep River, Connecticut 06417
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 5/1/1975

Westbrook Phns


     Address: 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, Connecticut 06498
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Vna Community Healthcare, Inc


     Address: 753 Boston Post Road, Guilford, Connecticut 06437
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Middlesex Hospital Homecare


     Address: 51 Broad St, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Unison Home Care Services


     Address: 921 Saybrook Road, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/3/2000

Hospitals Close To Chester Town, Connecticut

Middlesex Hospital


     Address: 28 Crescent St, Middletown, Connecticut 06457
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Lawrence & Memorial Hospital


     Address: 365 Montauk Ave, New London, Connecticut 06320
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Masonic Home And Hospital


     Address: 22 Masonic Ave, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Midstate Medical Center


     Address: 435 Lewis Ave, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Eastern Long Island Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Chester Town, Connecticut

Chesterfields Health Care Center


     Address: 132 Main St, Chester, Connecticut 06412
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 52
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Aaron Manor Nursing & Rehabili


     Address: 3 South Wig Hill Rd, Chester, Connecticut 06412
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Essex Meadows Health Center


     Address: 30 Bokum Rd, Essex, Connecticut 06426
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Chestelm Health Care


     Address: 534 Town St, Moodus, Connecticut 06469
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Saybrook Health Care


     Address: 1775 Boston Post Rd, Old Saybrook, Connecticut 06475
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Chester Town, Connecticut

Name: Millstone 1,2,3
Address: PO Box 128; Waterford, CT 06385
Distance: 17 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Chester Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 545
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 75
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Middlesex County, Connecticut Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 56.31%
  • Bush & Cheney 41.97%
  • Other 1.71%



(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 Chester Town, Connecticut citizens.

Relocation to Middlesex County, CT

7.38 % of Middlesex County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $59,295

Connecticut Average 5.12 %

0.17 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $12,402

Connecticut Average 0.19 %

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

  • Hartford County , CT 2.07 % ($57,435 AGI )
  • New Haven County , CT 1.85 % ($59,251 AGI )
  • New London County , CT 0.56 % ($52,016 AGI )

Relocation away from Middlesex County, CT

7.10 % of Middlesex 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 $54,048

Connecticut Average 5.64 %

0.10 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,250

Connecticut Average 0.11 %

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

  • Hartford County , CT 1.78 % ($54,771 AGI )
  • New Haven County , CT 1.23 % ($47,288 AGI )
  • New London County , CT 0.63 % ($52,650 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 Chester 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 Chester 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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