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Demographics Analysis

The people of Meriden 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
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,063

5 to 9 years : 1,750

10 to 14 years : 1,957

15 to 17 years : 973

18 and 19 years : 623

20 years : 250

21 years : 395

22 to 24 years : 996

25 to 29 years : 2,300

30 to 34 years : 2,261

35 to 39 years : 2,551

40 to 44 years : 1,554

45 to 49 years : 1,958

50 to 54 years : 2,300

55 to 59 years : 2,309

60 and 61 years : 639

62 to 64 years : 1,242

65 and 66 years : 478

67 to 69 years : 863

70 to 74 years : 884

75 to 79 years : 691

80 to 84 years : 425

85 years and over : 480

Female:

Under 5 years : 2,003

5 to 9 years : 1,464

10 to 14 years : 1,095

15 to 17 years : 1,352

18 and 19 years : 724

20 years : 387

21 years : 241

22 to 24 years : 1,201

25 to 29 years : 2,223

30 to 34 years : 2,308

35 to 39 years : 2,314

40 to 44 years : 1,890

45 to 49 years : 1,798

50 to 54 years : 2,375

55 to 59 years : 2,713

60 and 61 years : 550

62 to 64 years : 1,166

65 and 66 years : 456

67 to 69 years : 790

70 to 74 years : 1,191

75 to 79 years : 781

80 to 84 years : 576

85 years and over : 1,048


(updated 2013)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 49,791

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 5,029

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 210

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 2,459

Not a U.S. citizen : 3,099


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,596

5 to 17 years : 6,636

18 to 24 years : 3,046

25 to 34 years : 5,685

35 to 44 years : 4,253

45 to 54 years : 5,227

55 to 59 years : 2,802

60 and 61 years : 653

62 to 64 years : 1,416

65 to 74 years : 2,662

75 years and over : 2,168

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 268

5 to 17 years : 1,289

18 to 24 years : 740

25 to 34 years : 1,878

35 to 44 years : 1,711

45 to 54 years : 1,465

55 to 59 years : 1,396

60 and 61 years : 233

62 to 64 years : 462

65 to 74 years : 1,098

75 years and over : 1,107

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 149

5 to 17 years : 333

18 to 24 years : 592

25 to 34 years : 672

35 to 44 years : 882

45 to 54 years : 1,023

55 to 59 years : 423

60 and 61 years : 196

62 to 64 years : 356

65 to 74 years : 384

75 years and over : 229

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 17 years : 333

18 to 24 years : 439

25 to 34 years : 857

35 to 44 years : 1,463

45 to 54 years : 716

55 to 59 years : 401

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 174

65 to 74 years : 518

75 years and over : 497


(updated 2013)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 11,867

Now married, except separated : 12,398

Divorced : 3,256

Separated : 330

Widowed : 1,453

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 3,733

Now married, except separated : 4,678

Divorced : 1,252

Separated : 312

Widowed : 679

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 1,817

Now married, except separated : 2,092

Divorced : 685

Separated : 159

Widowed : 143

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,330

Now married, except separated : 3,394

Divorced : 274

Separated : 41

Widowed : 363


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 3,487

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,908

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,631

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,348

$25,000 to $34,999 : 3,517

$35,000 to $49,999 : 4,284

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,430

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,408

$75,000 or more : 2,291

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,551

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,485

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,001

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,685

$25,000 to $34,999 : 782

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,389

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,007

$65,000 to $74,999 : 475

$75,000 or more : 1,279

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 564

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,031

$10,000 to $14,999 : 745

$15,000 to $24,999 : 906

$25,000 to $34,999 : 618

$35,000 to $49,999 : 460

$50,000 to $64,999 : 338

$65,000 to $74,999 : 54

$75,000 or more : 180

Foreign born:

No income : 936

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 669

$10,000 to $14,999 : 711

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,113

$25,000 to $34,999 : 619

$35,000 to $49,999 : 537

$50,000 to $64,999 : 412

$65,000 to $74,999 : 133

$75,000 or more : 272


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 30,701

Born in other state of the United States : 30,779

Native; born outside the United States : 20,203

Foreign born : 21,255


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Under 3 years : 2,145

3 and 4 years : 1,921

5 years : 727

6 to 8 years : 1,652

9 to 11 years : 1,907

12 to 14 years : 1,969

15 to 17 years : 2,318


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 1,729

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,209

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,225

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,252

$25,000 to $29,999 : 921

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,446

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,477

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,043

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,173

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,270

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,930

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,765

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,759

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,041

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,126

$200,000 or more : 363


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Meriden Town, Connecticut is 60,588



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Meriden Town, Connecticut: 29,942
Female Population in Meriden Town, Connecticut: 30,646


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Meriden Town, Connecticut: 37.2
Median Female Resident Age in Meriden Town, Connecticut: 40.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Meriden Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

42.3

Male

41.2

Female

43.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.5

Male

29.8

Female

31.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.7

Male

28.8

Female

28.6

Asian


Both sexes

34.6

Male

34.5

Female

34.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

21.5

Female

29.5

Other


Both sexes

26.1

Male

25.0

Female

27.6

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.1

Male

17.4

Female

18.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.0

Male

25.0

Female

27.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

46.0

Male

44.9

Female

47.2


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,329

No health insurance coverage : 38

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,304

No health insurance coverage : 58

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,523

No health insurance coverage : 728

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,559

No health insurance coverage : 944

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,299

No health insurance coverage : 779

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,600

No health insurance coverage : 658

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,927

No health insurance coverage : 211

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,077

No health insurance coverage : 132

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,504

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,426

No health insurance coverage : 0

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,232

No health insurance coverage : 255

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,276

No health insurance coverage : 277

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,892

No health insurance coverage : 639

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,637

No health insurance coverage : 567

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,556

No health insurance coverage : 590

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,179

No health insurance coverage : 225

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,252

No health insurance coverage : 91

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,052

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 938

No employer-based health insurance : 1,429

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,119

No employer-based health insurance : 2,243

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,009

No employer-based health insurance : 1,242

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,345

No employer-based health insurance : 2,158

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,330

No employer-based health insurance : 1,748

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,593

No employer-based health insurance : 1,665

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,815

No employer-based health insurance : 1,323

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,125

No employer-based health insurance : 1,084

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 612

No employer-based health insurance : 892

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,075

No employer-based health insurance : 1,351

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,205

No employer-based health insurance : 2,282

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,030

No employer-based health insurance : 1,523

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,329

No employer-based health insurance : 2,202

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,491

No employer-based health insurance : 1,713

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,778

No employer-based health insurance : 1,368

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,221

No employer-based health insurance : 1,183

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,101

No employer-based health insurance : 1,242

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 793

No employer-based health insurance : 1,259


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 38,144

Born in other state in the United States : 11,647

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 5,029

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 210

Foreign born : 5,558


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Speak only English : 41,463

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 11,642

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 550

German or other West Germanic languages : 6

Slavic languages : 707

Other Indo-European languages : 1,332

Korean : 12

Chinese : 0

Vietnamese : 54

Tagalog : 271

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 166

Other and unspecified languages : 319


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 60

No Medicare coverage : 6,669

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 883

No Medicare coverage : 18,345

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,375

No Medicare coverage : 338

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 5,913

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 854

No Medicare coverage : 18,984

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 4,155

No Medicare coverage : 240


(updated 2013)



Races in Meriden Town, Connecticut


  • White: 46,827
  • African American: 6,866
  • American Indian: 393
  • Asian: 590
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 4,577
  • Two or More Races: 1,335



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 176   (0.98%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 102   (0.57%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 328   (1.82%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 744   (4.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 601   (3.34%)
  • 10th Grade: 868   (4.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 567   (3.15%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 693   (3.85%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,365   (35.34%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,129   (6.27%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,147   (11.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,247   (6.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,070   (11.49%)
  • Master's Degree: 682   (3.79%)
  • Professional School Degree: 163   (0.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 131   (0.73%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 184   (0.9%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 147   (0.72%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 283   (1.38%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 856   (4.18%)
  • 9th Grade: 746   (3.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 833   (4.07%)
  • 11th Grade: 702   (3.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 786   (3.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 7,102   (34.66%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,652   (8.06%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,544   (12.42%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,393   (6.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,057   (10.04%)
  • Master's Degree: 927   (4.52%)
  • Professional School Degree: 237   (1.16%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 42   (0.2%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 726

5 to 9 years : 2,733

10 to 14 years : 2,761

15 to 17 years : 2,131

18 and 19 years : 602

20 to 24 years : 653

25 to 34 years : 895

35 years and over : 586

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 292

5 to 9 years : 360

10 to 14 years : 257

15 to 17 years : 79

18 and 19 years : 104

20 to 24 years : 153

25 to 34 years : 251

35 years and over : 263

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 903

5 to 9 years : 121

10 to 14 years : 34

15 to 17 years : 115

18 and 19 years : 641

20 to 24 years : 2,664

25 to 34 years : 7,946

35 years and over : 33,173


(updated 2013)



Largest Universities & Colleges In Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • Brio Academy Of Cosmetology-meriden


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 128; Location: 231 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450, Web: http://www.brioacademy.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • St Stanislaus School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 81 Akron Street, Meriden, CT 06450, Phone: (203) 237-1005, Students: 259 )

  • St Joseph School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 159 W Main Street, Meriden, CT 06451, Phone: (203) 237-6800, Students: 202 )

  • Our Lady Of Mt Carmel


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 115 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451, Phone: (203) 235-2959, Students: 131 )

  • St Mary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 97 Grove Street, Meriden, CT 06451, Phone: (203) 237-2931, Students: 90 )

  • Curtis School


    ( Grades: 5-9, Location: 380 Crown Street, Meriden, CT 06450, Phone: (203) 237-9526, Students: 13 )

  • Montessori Childrens House


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: 71 Catlin Street Suite 201, Meriden, CT 06450, Phone: (203) 235-4036, Students: 6 )

  • Kinder Garden Learning Center


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 20 S Broad Ter, Meriden, CT 06450, Phone: (203) 686-1586, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • Meriden Public Library


    105 Miller St., Meriden, CT 06450

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Meriden Town, Connecticut


  • American Silver Museum Inc


    39 W Main St, Meriden, CT 06451

  • Friends Of The Worthington Meeting House Incorporated


    2270 Chamberlain Hwy, Meriden, CT 06451

  • Meriden Historical Society Incorporated


    1090 Hanover Ave, Meriden, CT 06451

  • The Connecticut State Police Academy Alumni Association Muse


    Po Box 1945, Meriden, CT 06450

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Meriden Town, Connecticut


Airport


(1) C N Flagg Heliport   (2) Meriden Markham Municipal Airport   (3) Meriden-wallingford Hospital Heliport  

Beach


(1) Dossin Park Beach  

Building


(1) Andrews Homestead Museum   (2) Curtist Memorial Library   (3) Hunters Ambulance Service   (4) Law Enforcement Resource Center   (5) Meriden Fire Engine Company 1   (6) Meriden Fire Engine Company 2   (7) Meriden Fire Engine Company 3   (8) Meriden Fire Engine Company 4   (9) Meriden Fire Engine Company 5   (10) Meriden Fire Prevention   (11) Meriden Police Department   (12) Meriden Public Library   (13) South Meriden Volunteer Fire Department   (14) Veterans Memorial Hospital Health Sciences Library   (15) Ywca  

Cemetery


(1) Broad Street Cemetery   (2) Burying Ground 1720   (3) Cheshire Street Cemetery   (4) East Cemetery   (5) Gethsemane Cemetery   (6) Meriden Hebrew Cemetery   (7) Sacred Heart Cemetery   (8) Saint Laurents Cemetery   (9) Saint Patricks Cemetery   (10) Saint Stanislaus Cemetery   (11) Walnut Grove Cemetery   (12) West Cemetery  

Church


(1) All Saints Parish Church   (2) Alpha And Omega Church   (3) Apostolic Community Church   (4) Bibleway Church   (5) Calvary Baptist Church   (6) Center Congregational Church   (7) Christian Pentecostal Church   (8) Door Of Hope Community Church   (9) Faith Center Church   (10) Family Christian Worship Center   (11) First Assembly Of God Church   (12) First Baptist Church Of Meriden   (13) First Congregational Church   (14) First United Methodist Church   (15) Grace Baptist Church   (16) Holy Angels Church   (17) Immanuel Lutheran Church   (18) Main Street Baptist Church   (19) Meriden Hills Baptist Church   (20) Mount Hebron Baptist Church   (21) Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church   (22) Parker African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church   (23) Saint Andrews Episcopal Church   (24) Saint John Lutheran Church   (25) Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church   (26) Saint Laurent Roman Catholic Church   (27) Saint Nicholas Church   (28) Saint Rose Roman Catholic Church   (29) Saint Stanislaus Roman Catholic Church   (30) Saints Peter And Paul Orthodox Church   (31) South Meriden United Methodist Church   (32) Temple B Nai Abraham   (33) Unitarian Universalist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Meriden   (2) Town Of Meriden  

Crossing


(1) Interchange 16   (2) Interchange 17   (3) Interchange 18   (4) Interchange 4   (5) Interchange 67  

Dam


(1) Baldwins Pond Dam   (2) Beaver Pond Dam   (3) Bishops Pond Dam   (4) Black Pond Dam   (5) Bradley Hubbard Reservoir Dam   (6) Elmere Reservoir Dam   (7) Hallmere Reservoir Dam   (8) Hanover Pond Dam   (9) Merimere Reservoir Dam   (10) Mirror Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Memorial Hospital   (2) Midstate Medical Center   (3) Undercliff Sanitorium  

Island


(1) Mine Island  

Lake


(1) Baldwins Pond   (2) Beaver Pond   (3) Bishops Pond   (4) Hanover Pond   (5) Kifmire Pond   (6) Mirror Lake   (7) Wilcox Pond  

Locale


(1) Camp Highland   (2) Castle Crag   (3) Centennial Plaza Shopping Center   (4) Chamberlain Plaza Shopping Center   (5) Colony Shopping Park Shopping Center   (6) Express Plaza Shopping Center   (7) Hunter Memorial Golf Course   (8) Lincoln Plaza Shopping Center   (9) Meriden Hub Shopping Center   (10) Meriden Parkade Shopping Center   (11) Meriden Square Shopping Center   (12) Mesites Plaza Shopping Center   (13) Park Plaza Shopping Center   (14) Pilgrims Harbor Historical   (15) South Meriden Shopping Center   (16) The Corner   (17) Town Line Square Shopping Center  

Park


(1) Benjamin J Nessing Memorial Park   (2) Birch Wood Park   (3) Black Pond State Wildlife Area   (4) Bronson Avenue Park   (5) Brookside Park   (6) Cedar Park   (7) Ceppa Field   (8) Cockaponset State Forest   (9) Columbus Park   (10) Connecticut Law Enforcement Memorial   (11) Diamond Hill Park   (12) Doctor Francis Giuffrida Park   (13) Falcon Field   (14) Habershon Field   (15) Hubbard Park   (16) Johnson Hill Park   (17) Kensington Avenue Park   (18) Mule Well Field   (19) North End Field   (20) Prageman Park   (21) Saint Johns Field   (22) Washington Park   (23) West Peak State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Cheshire Street Historical   (2) East Meriden   (3) Meriden   (4) Miller Memorial Community   (5) Pondside   (6) Pratts Corner   (7) South Meriden   (8) Tracy  

Post Office


(1) Meriden Post Office  

Range


(1) Hanging Hills  

Reserve


(1) Black Pond State Wildlife Area  

Reservoir


(1) Black Pond   (2) Bradley Hubbard Reservoir   (3) Elmere Reservoir   (4) Hallmere Reservoir   (5) Ives Pond Historical   (6) Jordan Pond   (7) Merimere Reservoir   (8) New Dam Pond  

School


(1) Benjamin Franklin School   (2) Casimir Pulaski School   (3) Connecticut Police Academy   (4) Eli Whitney School   (5) Francist T Maloney High School   (6) Hanover School   (7) Holy Angels School   (8) Israel Putnam School   (9) Jefferson School   (10) John Barry School   (11) Lincoln Middle School   (12) Nathan Hale School   (13) Orville H Platt High School   (14) Our Lady Of Mount Carmel School   (15) Roger Sherman School   (16) Saint Josephs School   (17) Saint Laurent School   (18) Saint Mary School   (19) Saint Rose School   (20) Saint Stanislaus School   (21) Thomas Hooker School   (22) Trumbull School   (23) Washington Middle School   (24) Wilcox Technical School  

Stream


(1) Broad Brook   (2) Cathole Brook   (3) Crow Hollow Brook   (4) Harbor Brook   (5) North Branch Harbor Brook   (6) North Branch Spoon Shop Brook   (7) Sodom Brook   (8) Spoon Shop Brook   (9) Spruce Glen Brook   (10) Willow Brook  

Summit


(1) Buckwheat Hill   (2) Camels Hump   (3) Cathole Mountain   (4) Chauncey Peak   (5) East Peak   (6) Higby Mountain   (7) Markham Hill   (8) South Mountain   (9) West Peak  

Tower


(1) Castle Crag   (2) Wdrc-fm Hartford   (3) Whcn-fm Hartford   (4) Wiof-fm Waterbury   (5) Wkss-fm Hartford-meriden   (6) Wmmw-am Meriden   (7) Wpkt-fm Meriden   (8) Wpkt-fm Middlefield   (9) Wtvu-tv New Haven   (10) Wwyz-fm Waterbury   (11) Wzmx-fm Hartford  

Valley


(1) Quinnipiac Gorge  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Meriden Town, Connecticut

06450 (pop. 34,611) 06451 (pop. 23,633)


Cities Nearby Meriden Town, Connecticut

Middlefield Town, CT  (pop. 4,255) 4.7 Miles
Wallingford Town, CT  (pop. 45,169) 5.3 Miles
Cheshire Village Cdp, CT  (pop. 5,810) 5.7 Miles
Cheshire Town, CT  (pop. 29,255) 5.7 Miles
Wallingford Center Cdp, CT  (pop. 17,840) 6.0 Miles
Southington Town, CT  (pop. 43,486) 6.3 Miles
Berlin Town, CT  (pop. 20,411) 6.3 Miles
Kensington Cdp, CT  (pop. 8,539) 6.8 Miles
Middletown City, CT  (pop. 47,489) 7.2 Miles
Middletown Town, CT  (pop. 47,489) 7.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Meriden Town, Connecticut

203



Elevation in Meriden Town, Connecticut is 230.0 ft. (70.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Meriden Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.532965 N        Long: -72.799649 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 820   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 442   (1.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 1,191   (4.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,858   (6.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 3,888   (14.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 3,619   (13.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 4,807   (17.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,837   (10.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,621   (6.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,262   (4.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 401   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 248   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,967   (7.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,875   (7.0%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,495

1 vehicle available : 4,249

2 vehicles available : 929

3 vehicles available : 115

4 or more vehicles available : 24

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 573

1 vehicle available : 2,677

2 vehicles available : 4,369

3 vehicles available : 840

4 or more vehicles available : 180

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 277

1 vehicle available : 1,185

2 vehicles available : 1,222

3 vehicles available : 1,063

4 or more vehicles available : 181

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 353

1 vehicle available : 893

2 vehicles available : 1,758

3 vehicles available : 735

4 or more vehicles available : 611


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

1-person household:

No workers : 3,398

1 worker : 3,414

2-person household:

No workers : 2,430

1 worker : 3,177

2 workers : 3,032

3-person household:

No workers : 484

1 worker : 1,216

2 workers : 1,657

3 workers : 571

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 584

1 worker : 1,657

2 workers : 1,508

3 or more workers : 601


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 854

5 to 9 minutes : 2,739

10 to 14 minutes : 4,633

15 to 19 minutes : 4,214

20 to 24 minutes : 4,349

25 to 29 minutes : 1,738

30 to 34 minutes : 4,214

35 to 39 minutes : 704

40 to 44 minutes : 906

45 to 59 minutes : 1,432

60 to 89 minutes : 630

90 or more minutes : 408


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • NEW (1040 AM; 0.2 kW; West Simsbury, CT; Owner: God Radio Group)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations Inc.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1.0 kW; Bristol, CT; Owner: Nievezquez Productions, Inc)
  • WMRD (1150 AM; 2.5 kW; Middletown, CT; Owner: Crossroads Communications, Llc)
  • WCTF (1170 AM; 1.0 kW; Vernon, CT; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WWCO (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • 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)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Watr, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Naugatuck, CT; Owner: Candido Dias Carrelo)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 3.5 kW; Naugatuck, CT; Owner: Candido Dias Carrelo)
  • 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)
  • WKND (1480 AM; 0.5 kW; Windsor, CT; Owner: Freedom Communications Of Connecticut, Inc.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Bloomfield, CT; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1.0 kW; Harwinton, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WADS (690 AM; 3.2 kW; Derby, CT; Owner: Radio Amor, Inc.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1.0 kW; Hartford, CT; Owner: Eight Forty Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Farmington, CT; Owner: Freedom Communications Of Connecticut, Inc.)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • WRCH (100.5 FM; Farmington, CT; Owner: Cbs Radio Stations 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.)
  • 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)
  • WMNR (88.1 FM; Monroe, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • WNHU (88.7 FM; New Haven, CT; Owner: University Of New Haven)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; Burlington, CT; Owner: St. Thomas Seminary)
  • WRTC-FM (89.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Trustees Of Trinity College)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: The I.b. And Zena H. Temkin Foundation, Inc.)
  • WQTQ (89.9 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: Hartford Board Of Education)
  • WWEB (89.9 FM; Wallingford, CT; Owner: Choate Rosemary Hall Foundation)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; Seymour, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • 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; Vernon, CT; Owner: Northeast Hartford Acorn)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bolton, CT; Owner: Wamc)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Vernon, CT; Owner: Wnyc Radio)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: University Of Hartford)
  • WGRS (91.5 FM; Madison, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • 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.)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: Local Girls And Boys Broadcasting Corporation)
  • 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)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • WUVN (Channel 18; Hartford, CT; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Wtxx Inc.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; Farmington, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; Hartford, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; Hartford, CT; Owner: Meredith Corporation)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; Farmington, CT; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; Seymour, CT; Owner: Mtb Bridgeport-ny Licensee Llc)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; Hamden, CT; Owner: Wtnh Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; Farmington, CT; Owner: Tribune Television Company)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; New Haven, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; Hamden, CT; Owner: Wtnh Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Meriden Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,811  (26.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,103  (14.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,591  (18.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 19  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2,546  (17.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 4,300  (31.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,631  (19.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5,233  (38.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 87  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Meriden Town, Connecticut

Rail Station(s)


    60 State Street
    Meriden, Connecticut 06450

(updated 2008)



There are 28 Farms In Meriden Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Meriden Town, Connecticut

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Ion Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

People's United Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $67.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 406

Td Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $219.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 1,328

Liberty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Webster Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $21.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 167

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Meriden Town, Connecticut

  • Robertson Field


    (about 11.4 miles in Plainville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT1)

  • Hartford Brainard


    (about 15.9 miles in Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: HFD)

  • Rentschler Heliport


    (about 17.6 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Waterbury Oxford


    (about 17.8 miles in Waterbury, Connecticut; Airport Code: OXC)

  • Rentschler


    (about 18.1 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Tweed New Haven


    (about 19.1 miles in East Haven, Connecticut; Airport Code: HVN)

  • Griswold


    (about 22.2 miles in Clinton, Connecticut; Airport Code: MPE)

  • Simsbury Airport


    (about 27.6 miles in Tariffville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT2)

  • Bradley International


    (about 28.7 miles in Windsor Locks, Connecticut; Airport Code: BDL)

  • Igor I Sikorsky Memorial


    (about 30.5 miles in Bridgeport, Connecticut; Airport Code: BDR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Meriden Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.44%

Carpooled

10.36%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.99%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.10%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.12%

Motorcycle

0.07%

Bicycle

0.11%

Walked

2.53%

Other Means

0.42%

Worked At Home

1.86%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,134

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,370

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 627

Renter-occupied housing units : 505

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,441

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,657

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,914

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,081


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,395

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,039

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,300

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,443

Householder 60 to 64 years : 908

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,197

Householder 75 years and over : 381

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 57

Householder 35 to 44 years : 193

Householder 45 to 54 years : 470

Householder 55 to 59 years : 505

Householder 60 to 64 years : 736

Householder 65 to 74 years : 934

Householder 75 years and over : 1,558


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Meriden Town, Connecticut)

Less than 10.0 percent : 274

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 433

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 1,106

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 933

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 966

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 839

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 858

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,004

50.0 percent or more : 2,523

Not computed : 677


(updated 2013)



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

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $239,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $270,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $189,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $178,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $197,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $179,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $164,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $164,100


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Meriden Town, Connecticut: 63.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Meriden Town, Connecticut

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 0.42%
  • Juvenile facilities : 2.51%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 69.11%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 27.96%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Meriden 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 41 41 $3,259,290
  Two Family 1 2 $108,600
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 43 $3,367,890
2000        
  Single Family 68 68 $4,900,980
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

68 68 $4,900,980
2001        
  Single Family 46 46 $4,290,045
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 46 $4,290,045
2002        
  Single Family 71 71 $5,908,780
  Two Family 1 2 $118,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

72 73 $6,026,780
2003        
  Single Family 95 95 $7,763,994
  Two Family 1 2 $133,380
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

96 97 $7,897,374
2004        
  Single Family 133 133 $9,416,689
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 4 190 $10,707,000
  Total

137 323 $20,123,689
2005        
  Single Family 118 118 $7,981,250
  Two Family 1 2 $109,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $163,800
  Total

120 126 $8,254,050
2006        
  Single Family 58 58 $5,685,766
  Two Family 1 2 $118,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

59 60 $5,803,766


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Meriden Town, CT): $43,237
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Meriden Town): $114,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Meriden Town): $618
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Meriden Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 35.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.9%
Electricity: 14.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 47.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.2%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.3%


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

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Meriden Town, Connecticut

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 808 $4,182,341 64 $92,513 2,339 $62,114 $39.55
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 300 $829,360 263 $28,523 846 $33,174 $33.72

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Meriden Town, Connecticut

Franciscan Home Care


     Address: 267 Finch Ave, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 6/5/1987

Midstate Vna & Hospice


     Address: 1 Research Parkway, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Connecticut Vna, Inc.


     Address: 33 North Plains Industrial Road, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/13/1984

Vna Of Wallingford


     Address: 135 North Plains Industrial Highway, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Berlin Phn Service


     Address: 240 Kensington Rd, Berlin, Connecticut 06037
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Meriden Town, Connecticut

Midstate Medical Center


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

Masonic Home And Hospital


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

Middlesex Hospital


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

"hospital Of Central Connecticut, The"


     Address: 100 Grand Street, New Britain, Connecticut 06050
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bristol Hospital


     Address: Brewster Rd, Bristol, Connecticut 06010
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Meriden Town, Connecticut

Meriden Center


     Address: 845 Paddock Ave, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Westfield Care & Rehab Center


     Address: 65 Westfield Rd, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Miller Memorial Community


     Address: 360 Broad Street, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Silver Springs Care Center


     Address: 33 Roy St, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 153
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Coccomo Mem Health Care Ctr


     Address: 33 Cone Ave, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 96
     Percent Occupied: 96%

Connecticut Baptist Homes, Inc


     Address: 292 Thorpe Avenue, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 60
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Curtis Home - St Elizabeth Cen


     Address: 380 Crown Street, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 95%

The Bradley Home & Pavillion


     Address: 320 Colony Street, Meriden, Connecticut 06450
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Meriden Town, Connecticut

Name: Millstone 1,2,3
Address: PO Box 128; Waterford, CT 06385
Distance: 35 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Meriden Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 6,475
    Disabled Workers: 1,680
    Widowers Workers: 785
    Spouses Workers: 300
    Children Workers: 875


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Meriden Town, Connecticut


Charges


Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,510,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $44,000
Parking Facilities: $93,000
Parks & Recreation: $2,710,000
Sewerage: $6,169,000
Solid Waste Management: $130,000
All Other: $3,177,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $7,458,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Housing & Community Development: $1,161,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $69,505,000
General Support: $3,387,000
Health & Hospitals: $1,260,000
Highways: $1,336,000
All Other: $12,637,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $178,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $52,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $104,485,000
Financial Administration: $2,644,000
Fire Protection: $6,810,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $967,000
Central Staff Services: $2,117,000
General Public Buildings: $903,000
Health Services - Other: $3,291,000
Regular Highways: $2,196,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,168,000
Libraries: $1,752,000
Natural Resources - Other: $1,000
Parking Facilities: $138,000
Parks & Recreation: $783,000
Police Protection: $9,571,000
Welfare - Other: $182,000
Sewerage: $4,728,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,881,000
General - Other: $25,399,000
Water Utilities: $6,362,000


Construction


Elementary & Secondary Education: $33,000
Sewerage: $1,950,000
General: $15,879,000
Water Utilities: $1,273,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $483,000
General - Other: $88,000


General


Interest On Debt: $5,075,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $429,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Elementary And Secondary Education: $6,291,000


Tax


Property: $97,248,000
Other License: $91,000


Miscellaneous


Property Sale Other: $159,000
Interest Earnings: $1,871,000
Rents: $294,000
General Revenue, Nec: $4,217,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,288,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $4,363,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $37,406,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $65,684,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,305,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $89,983,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $104,288,000


Short Term Debt Outstanding


Beginning: $14,895,000
End Of Fiscal Year: $25,800,000


(updated 2006)



New Haven County, Connecticut Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 54.33%
  • Bush & Cheney 43.78%
  • Other 1.90%



(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 Meriden Town, Connecticut citizens.

Relocation to New Haven County, CT

4.86 % of New Haven County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $47,108

Connecticut Average 5.12 %

0.25 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $19,009

Connecticut Average 0.19 %

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

  • Fairfield County , CT 1.30 % ($53,789 AGI )
  • Hartford County , CT 0.43 % ($46,514 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , CT 0.25 % ($47,288 AGI )

Relocation away from New Haven County, CT

5.18 % of New Haven 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 $51,347

Connecticut Average 5.64 %

0.11 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,242

Connecticut Average 0.11 %

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

  • Fairfield County , CT 0.67 % ($52,105 AGI )
  • Hartford County , CT 0.61 % ($49,113 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , CT 0.38 % ($59,251 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 Meriden 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 Meriden Town, Connecticut directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Meriden Town, Connecticut

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 2 0 2 1 1 3 0 2 3 0 0 5 0
    per 100,000 3 0 3 2 2 5 0 3 5 0 0 8 0
Rape 7 4 8 14 14 11 6 10 12 6 9 25 19
    per 100,000 12 7 14 24 24 18 10 17 20 10 15 41 31
Robbery 56 81 60 121 93 135 106 72 88 70 57 76 85
    per 100,000 96 137 102 204 157 227 178 121 148 117 93 125 140
Assault 36 48 57 70 78 73 61 88 73 68 78 116 71
    per 100,000 61 81 97 118 132 123 102 148 123 113 128 190 117
Burglary 526 592 504 517 504 433 459 409 393 416 444 421 385
    per 100,000 898 1,000 853 872 851 727 770 689 663 693 728 691 636
Larceny Theft 1,545 1,787 1,633 1,511 1,617 1,463 1,448 1,473 1,574 1,289 1,136 1,223 972
    per 100,000 2,638 3,019 2,765 2,548 2,729 2,456 2,429 2,482 2,655 2,147 1,863 2,007 1,605
Vehicle Theft 157 110 146 182 177 215 186 161 125 132 141 168 146
    per 100,000 268 186 247 307 299 361 312 271 211 220 231 276 241
Arson 3 6 0 20 13 28 9 4 8 6 5 9 5
    per 100,000 5 10 0 34 22 47 15 7 13 10 8 15 8
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
25 33 32 52 47 56 43 43 44 36 36 56 44
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
558 624 571 558 578 535 526 512 525 461 432 455 377
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
292 329 301 305 312 295 284 277 285 248 234 255 210


(updated 2013)



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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