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Demographics Analysis

The people of Preston 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
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 159

5 to 9 years : 96

10 to 14 years : 232

15 to 17 years : 29

18 and 19 years : 44

20 years : 13

21 years : 42

22 to 24 years : 70

25 to 29 years : 88

30 to 34 years : 73

35 to 39 years : 190

40 to 44 years : 204

45 to 49 years : 203

50 to 54 years : 246

55 to 59 years : 167

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 74

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 94

70 to 74 years : 100

75 to 79 years : 107

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 45

Female:

Under 5 years : 159

5 to 9 years : 121

10 to 14 years : 90

15 to 17 years : 158

18 and 19 years : 77

20 years : 0

21 years : 9

22 to 24 years : 28

25 to 29 years : 63

30 to 34 years : 99

35 to 39 years : 222

40 to 44 years : 218

45 to 49 years : 184

50 to 54 years : 233

55 to 59 years : 191

60 and 61 years : 36

62 to 64 years : 110

65 and 66 years : 63

67 to 69 years : 95

70 to 74 years : 164

75 to 79 years : 81

80 to 84 years : 48

85 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,243

Multiple ancestry : 2,381

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 9

Ancestry not reported : 286


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,622

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 121

Not a U.S. citizen : 167


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Total:

Under 5 years : 318

5 to 17 years : 726

18 to 24 years : 283

25 to 34 years : 323

35 to 44 years : 834

45 to 54 years : 866

55 to 59 years : 358

60 and 61 years : 141

62 to 64 years : 184

65 to 74 years : 546

75 years and over : 340

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 298

5 to 17 years : 493

18 to 24 years : 175

25 to 34 years : 207

35 to 44 years : 449

45 to 54 years : 571

55 to 59 years : 170

60 and 61 years : 83

62 to 64 years : 126

65 to 74 years : 313

75 years and over : 172

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 163

18 to 24 years : 79

25 to 34 years : 75

35 to 44 years : 312

45 to 54 years : 246

55 to 59 years : 181

60 and 61 years : 58

62 to 64 years : 47

65 to 74 years : 224

75 years and over : 160

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 9

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 : 61

18 to 24 years : 29

25 to 34 years : 41

35 to 44 years : 73

45 to 54 years : 49

55 to 59 years : 7

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 9

75 years and over : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,648

Female : 1,409

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 671

Female : 894

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 9

Foreign born:

Male : 138

Female : 150


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 2,953

Born in other state in the United States : 1,501

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 134


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 451

Now married, except separated : 1,670

Divorced : 160

Separated : 0

Widowed : 60

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 266

Now married, except separated : 948

Divorced : 185

Separated : 20

Widowed : 40

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 63

Now married, except separated : 144

Divorced : 35

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,257

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 113

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 49

Speak English less than "very well" : 114


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Preston Town, Connecticut

  • Irish: 884   (14.9%)
  • Polish: 794   (13.3%)
  • English: 716   (12.0%)
  • Italian: 646   (10.9%)
  • German: 632   (10.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 519   (8.7%)
  • Other Groups: 380   (6.4%)
  • French Canadian: 236   (4.0%)
  • Scottish: 200   (3.4%)
  • United States Or American: 191   (3.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 91   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 84   (1.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 69   (1.2%)
  • Dutch: 57   (1.0%)
  • Portuguese: 50   (0.8%)
  • Danish: 44   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 42   (0.7%)
  • Norwegian: 38   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 29   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 28   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 26   (0.4%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 24   (0.4%)
  • Belgian: 24   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 23   (0.4%)
  • European: 21   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 18   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 15   (0.3%)
  • Latvian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Albanian: 13   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Slovene: 8   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Preston Town, Connecticut is 4,919



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Preston Town, Connecticut: 2,457
Female Population in Preston Town, Connecticut: 2,462


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Preston Town, Connecticut: 44.8
Median Female Resident Age in Preston Town, Connecticut: 44.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Preston Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

46.9

Male

47.0

Female

46.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.5

Male

41.5

Female

31.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.5

Male

36.5

Female

10.8

Asian


Both sexes

41.9

Male

42.0

Female

41.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

31.0

Male

17.5

Female

44.5

Other


Both sexes

28.5

Male

28.8

Female

25.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.8

Male

14.5

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

21.5

Male

17.4

Female

25.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.2

Male

47.4

Female

47.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Preston Town, Connecticut


  • White: 4,597
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 36
  • Asian: 248
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 38



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 20   (1.19%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.24%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 57   (3.41%)
  • 9th Grade: 27   (1.61%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (2.39%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (1.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 64   (3.82%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 578   (34.53%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 134   (8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 207   (12.37%)
  • Associate Degree: 160   (9.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 206   (12.31%)
  • Master's Degree: 101   (6.03%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (1.61%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.54%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 47   (2.77%)
  • 9th Grade: 33   (1.95%)
  • 10th Grade: 35   (2.06%)
  • 11th Grade: 64   (3.77%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 53   (3.13%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 589   (34.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 121   (7.13%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 216   (12.74%)
  • Associate Degree: 114   (6.72%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 254   (14.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 120   (7.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 31   (1.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 15   (0.88%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Preston Town, Connecticut

  • Preston Public Library


    389 Route 2, Preston, CT 06365

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Preston Town, Connecticut


  • Preston Historical Society


    Po Box 138, Preston, MN 55965

  • Preston Historical Society Inc


    7 Nw Corner Rd, Preston, CT 06365

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Preston Town, Connecticut


Building


(1) Laurel Hill Volunteer Fire Department Company 1   (2) New London County Home Historical   (3) Poquetanuck Volunteer Fire Department   (4) Preston City Fire Company   (5) Preston Resident State Trooper Office  

Cemetery


(1) Avery Cemetery   (2) Brewster Neck Cemetery   (3) Crary Cemetery   (4) Davis Cemetery   (5) Fobes-amos Cemetery   (6) Gates Cemetery   (7) Gore Cemetery   (8) Hamilton Avenue Cemetery   (9) Hebrew Cemetery   (10) Long Society Cemetery   (11) Poquetanuck Cemetery   (12) Smallpox Cemetery   (13) Woodward Cemetery  

Church


(1) Calvary Bible Church   (2) Long Society Congregational Church   (3) Preston City Congregational Church   (4) Refuge House Of Prayer   (5) Saint Catherine Church   (6) Saint Nicholas Church  

Civil


(1) Preston Township   (2) Town Of Preston  

Dam


(1) Hallville Pond Dam   (2) Lake Of Isles Dam  

Harbor


(1) Venetian Harbor  

Hospital


(1) Norwich State Hospital Historical  

Lake


(1) Amos Lake   (2) Avery Pond   (3) Bates Pond   (4) Cooks Pond   (5) Gates Pond   (6) Hallville Pond   (7) Lewis Pond  

Levee


(1) Long Rock Dike  

Locale


(1) Long Society  

Park


(1) Fitzgerald Field   (2) Preston City Historic District   (3) Preston Highway Park  

Populated Place


(1) Hallville   (2) Poquetanuck   (3) Preston City   (4) Shewville   (5) Sunnyside Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Ayer Pond   (2) Cooks Pond Historical   (3) Lake Of Isles   (4) State Hospital Pond  

School


(1) Bishop School   (2) Creston Plains Elementary School   (3) Geer Hill School Historical   (4) Poquetanuck Elementary School   (5) Preston City School   (6) Preston School   (7) Veterans Memorial School  

Stream


(1) Crowley Brook   (2) Folwix Brook   (3) Halsey Brook   (4) Hewitt Brook   (5) Indiantown Brook   (6) Joe Clark Brook   (7) Lake Of Isles Brook   (8) Main Brook   (9) Miller Brook   (10) Myers Brook   (11) Poquetanuck Brook   (12) Prentice Brook   (13) Rose Brook   (14) Shewville Brook  

Summit


(1) Campbell Hill   (2) Crown Hill   (3) Fox Hill   (4) Huckleberry Hill   (5) Prospect Hill   (6) Rye Hill  

Swamp


(1) Cedar Swamp  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Preston Town, Connecticut

06365 (pop. 1,221)


Cities Nearby Preston Town, Connecticut

Norwich Town, CT  (pop. 40,413) 3.4 Miles
Norwich City, CT  (pop. 40,413) 3.4 Miles
Ledyard Town, CT  (pop. 15,159) 4.8 Miles
Lisbon Town, CT  (pop. 4,229) 5.6 Miles
Jewett City Borough, CT  (pop. 2,993) 6.8 Miles
Griswold Town, CT  (pop. 11,389) 6.9 Miles
Oxoboxo River Cdp, CT  (pop. 2,995) 7.1 Miles
Montville Town, CT  (pop. 19,793) 7.4 Miles
Sprague Town, CT  (pop. 2,999) 7.7 Miles
Bozrah Town, CT  (pop. 2,414) 8.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Preston Town, Connecticut

860



Elevation in Preston Town, Connecticut is 174.0 ft. (53.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Preston Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.514798 N        Long: -72.025053 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 42   (1.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 66   (3.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 111   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 249   (11.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 220   (9.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 308   (13.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 343   (15.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 236   (10.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 209   (9.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 36   (1.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 27   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 163   (7.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 194   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,197

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 91

In 3-person carpool : 10

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 7

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 10

Walked : 16

Other means : 16

Worked at home : 62


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 45

5 to 9 minutes : 113

10 to 14 minutes : 363

15 to 19 minutes : 385

20 to 24 minutes : 383

25 to 29 minutes : 158

30 to 34 minutes : 386

35 to 39 minutes : 84

40 to 44 minutes : 85

45 to 59 minutes : 161

60 to 89 minutes : 98

90 or more minutes : 86


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 594

No Social Security income : 1,333


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 502

No retirement income : 1,425


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 46

$10,000 to $14,999 : 56

$15,000 to $19,999 : 21

$20,000 to $24,999 : 86

$25,000 to $29,999 : 21

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 77

$40,000 to $44,999 : 111

$45,000 to $49,999 : 29

$50,000 to $59,999 : 134

$60,000 to $74,999 : 93

$75,000 to $99,999 : 332

$100,000 to $124,999 : 191

$125,000 to $149,999 : 145

$150,000 to $199,999 : 122

$200,000 or more : 88


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $83,702


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Preston Town, Connecticut

  • WCNX (1180 AM; 1.8 kW; Hope Valley, RI; Owner: Judson Group, Inc.)
  • WXNI (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Pawcatuck, CT; Owner: Wrni Foundation)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Norwich, CT; Owner: Wich, Incorporated)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5.0 kW; Putnam, CT; Owner: Osbrey Broadcasting Company)
  • WKFD (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Charlestown, RI; Owner: Astro Tele-communications Corp.)
  • WILI (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Nutmeg Broadcasting Company)
  • WLIS (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Old Saybrook, CT; Owner: Crossroads Communications Of Old Saybrook, Llc)
  • WLKW (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; West Warwick, RI; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Uncasville, CT; Owner: The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSUB (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Groton, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Preston Town, Connecticut

  • WKNL (100.9 FM; Uncasville, CT; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)
  • WMOS (102.3 FM; Pawcatuck, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WRNI-FM (102.7 FM; Narragansett, RI; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • WQGN-FM (105.5 FM; Groton, CT; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WKIV (88.1 FM; Westerly, RI; Owner: Southern Rhode Island Public Radio Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WKIV (88.1 FM; North Stonington, CT; Owner: Southern Rhode Island Public Radio Broadcasting Inc.)
  • WNPR (89.1 FM; Bozrah, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Charlestown, RI; Owner: Academy Of St. Therese)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Charlestown, RI; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Southeastern Connecticut)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Westerly, RI; Owner: Rhode Island Public Radio)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Eastern Connecticut State College)
  • WRIU (90.3 FM; Kingston, RI; Owner: University Of Rhode Island)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Plainfield, CT; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Southeastern Connecticut)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Sterling, CT; Owner: Franciscan Friars Of The Immmaculate Incorporated)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Coventry, RI; Owner: His Voice Ministries)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Bolton, CT; Owner: Wamc)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Bradford, RI; Owner: Colina Alta Ministries, Inc.)
  • WBVC (91.1 FM; Pomfret, CT; Owner: Pomfret School)
  • WCVY (91.5 FM; Coventry, RI; Owner: Coventry Rhode Island Public Schools)
  • WRJI (91.5 FM; East Greenwich, RI; Owner: Educational Radio For The Public Of The New Millennium)
  • WHUS (91.7 FM; Storrs Mansfield, CT; Owner: The Board Of Trustees, The University Of Connnecticut)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; Uncasville, CT; Owner: Wich, Inc.)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; Willimantic, CT; Owner: Nutmeg Broadcasting Company)
  • WNLC (98.7 FM; Groton, CT; Owner: Hall Communications, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Preston Town, Connecticut

  • WHPX (Channel 26; East Lyme, CT; Owner: Paxson Hartford License, Inc.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; East Lyme, CT; Owner: Paxson Hartford License, Inc.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; Bozrah, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Preston Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 333  (26.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 252  (20.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 169  (13.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 21  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 275  (22.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 458  (39.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 291  (25.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 314  (27.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 51 Farms In Preston Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Preston Town, Connecticut

Jewett City Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $246.8k
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 5

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Preston Town, Connecticut

  • Newburgh Airport


    (about 1.6 miles in Norwich, Connecticut; Airport Code: NBJ)

  • Groton-New London


    (about 12.8 miles in Groton, Connecticut; Airport Code: GON)

  • Trumbull


    (about 12.9 miles in Groton, Connecticut; Airport Code: GON)

  • Westerly State


    (about 16.0 miles in Westerly, Rhode Island; Airport Code: WST)

  • Windham


    (about 17.8 miles in Mansfield Center, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT3)

  • Elizabeth Field


    (about 18.2 miles in Fishers Island, New York; Airport Code: FID)

  • Sky Portal


    (about 30.8 miles in Montauk, New York; Airport Code: MTP)

  • Griswold


    (about 32.0 miles in Clinton, Connecticut; Airport Code: MPE)

  • Quonset State Air Reserve National Guard Helipad


    (about 32.0 miles in North Kingstown, Rhode Island; Airport Code: NCO)

  • Quonset State


    (about 32.2 miles in North Kingstown, Rhode Island; Airport Code: ZXU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Preston Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.66%

Carpooled

8.08%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.42%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

1.90%

Other Means

0.17%

Worked At Home

5.76%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,360

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 37

Female householder, no husband present : 206

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 266

Householder not living alone : 58


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 72

All other households : 1,827


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,312

Renter-occupied housing units : 48

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 28

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 104

Renter-occupied housing units : 102

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 255

Renter-occupied housing units : 69


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 56

$15,000 to $19,999 : 21

$20,000 to $24,999 : 128

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 84

$35,000 to $39,999 : 97

$40,000 to $44,999 : 142

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 144

$60,000 to $74,999 : 147

$75,000 to $99,999 : 424

$100,000 to $124,999 : 210

$125,000 to $149,999 : 145

$150,000 to $199,999 : 122

$200,000 or more : 88


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Total : 1,964


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 1,927

Vacant : 37


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 71

Built 2000 to 2004 : 94

Built 1990 to 1999 : 133

Built 1980 to 1989 : 293

Built 1970 to 1979 : 196

Built 1960 to 1969 : 382

Built 1950 to 1959 : 193

Built 1940 to 1949 : 136

Built 1939 or earlier : 466


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 0

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 38

Electricity : 208

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,548

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 124

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Preston Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 10

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 21

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 50

$150,000 to $174,999 : 17

$175,000 to $199,999 : 133

$200,000 to $249,999 : 320

$250,000 to $299,999 : 349

$300,000 to $399,999 : 399

$400,000 to $499,999 : 168

$500,000 to $749,999 : 135

$750,000 to $999,999 : 28

$1,000,000 or more : 21


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Preston 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 : 26

Home equity loan only : 224

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 27

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 819

Housing units without a mortgage : 603


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $351,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $432,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $362,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $317,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $310,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $272,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $198,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $313,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $236,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Preston Town, Connecticut: 74.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Preston Town, Connecticut

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Preston Town, CT): $54,942
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Preston Town): $143,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Preston Town): $644
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Preston Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 0.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.8%
Electricity: 11.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 79.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.3%
Wood: 5.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Preston Town, Connecticut are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Preston Town, Connecticut

Connecticut Vna, Se


     Address: 31 Clinton Avenue, Norwich, Connecticut 06360
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 10/1/1996

Interim Health Care Of Eastern


     Address: 12 Case St Suite 215, Norwich, Connecticut 06360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/1980

Ledyard Pub Hlth Nurs Serv


     Address: 741 C0lonel Ledyard Hwy, Ledyard, Connecticut 06339
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospice Of Southeastern Ct Inc


     Address: 179 Gallivan Ln, Uncasville, Connecticut 06382
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/28/1990

Vna Of Southeastern Ct Inc


     Address: 403 N Frontage Road, Waterford, Connecticut 06385
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Preston Town, Connecticut

William W Backus Hospital


     Address: 326 Washington St, Norwich, Connecticut 06360
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Lawrence & Memorial Hospital


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

Westerly Hospital


     Address: Wells Street, Westerly, Rhode Island 02891
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Windham Comm Mem Hosp & Hatch Hosp


     Address: 112 Mansfield Ave, Willimantic, Connecticut 06226
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

South County Hospital Inc


     Address: 95 Kenyon Ave, Wakefield, Rhode Island 02879
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Preston Town, Connecticut

Norwichtown Rehabilitation & C


     Address: 93 West Town Street, Norwich, Connecticut 06360
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Haven Health Ctr Of Norwich


     Address: 60 Crouch Ave, Norwich, Connecticut 06360
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Orchard Grove Specialty Care Center, Llc


     Address: 5 Richard Brown Drive, Uncasville, Connecticut 06382
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Groton Regency Center


     Address: 1145 Poquonnock Rd, Groton, Connecticut 06340
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 143
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Fairview


     Address: 235 Lestertown Rd, Groton, Connecticut 06340
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 115
     Percent Occupied: 96%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Preston Town, Connecticut

Name: Millstone 1,2,3
Address: PO Box 128; Waterford, CT 06385
Distance: 13 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Preston Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 655
    Disabled Workers: 90
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 50


(updated 2007)



New London County, Connecticut Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 55.81%
  • Bush & Cheney 42.19%
  • Other 2.00%



(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 Preston Town, Connecticut citizens.

Relocation to New London County, CT

6.16 % of New London County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $47,406

Connecticut Average 5.12 %

0.29 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,000

Connecticut Average 0.19 %

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

  • Windham County , CT 0.55 % ($34,428 AGI )
  • Hartford County , CT 0.44 % ($58,618 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , CT 0.38 % ($52,650 AGI )

Relocation away from New London County, CT

6.79 % of New London 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 $46,435

Connecticut Average 5.64 %

0.21 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,281

Connecticut Average 0.11 %

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

  • Windham County , CT 0.59 % ($36,914 AGI )
  • Hartford County , CT 0.38 % ($45,089 AGI )
  • Middlesex County , CT 0.34 % ($52,016 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 Preston Town, Connecticut is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Preston Town, Connecticut

  • Extratropical Storm: GORDON - September 2000 - Wind Speed: 25 Knots



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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 Preston 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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