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Demographics Analysis

The people of Prospect 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
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 218

5 to 9 years : 278

10 to 14 years : 415

15 to 17 years : 250

18 and 19 years : 153

20 years : 53

21 years : 45

22 to 24 years : 137

25 to 29 years : 159

30 to 34 years : 227

35 to 39 years : 376

40 to 44 years : 408

45 to 49 years : 534

50 to 54 years : 334

55 to 59 years : 349

60 and 61 years : 117

62 to 64 years : 99

65 and 66 years : 111

67 to 69 years : 93

70 to 74 years : 112

75 to 79 years : 32

80 to 84 years : 39

85 years and over : 40

Female:

Under 5 years : 418

5 to 9 years : 353

10 to 14 years : 199

15 to 17 years : 129

18 and 19 years : 162

20 years : 38

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 84

25 to 29 years : 114

30 to 34 years : 357

35 to 39 years : 311

40 to 44 years : 425

45 to 49 years : 464

50 to 54 years : 363

55 to 59 years : 314

60 and 61 years : 84

62 to 64 years : 173

65 and 66 years : 69

67 to 69 years : 90

70 to 74 years : 55

75 to 79 years : 184

80 to 84 years : 59

85 years and over : 239


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,508

Multiple ancestry : 4,261

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 73

Ancestry not reported : 444


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,543

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 9

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 40

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 480

Not a U.S. citizen : 214


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Total:

Under 5 years : 636

5 to 17 years : 1,624

18 to 24 years : 695

25 to 34 years : 857

35 to 44 years : 1,520

45 to 54 years : 1,695

55 to 59 years : 663

60 and 61 years : 201

62 to 64 years : 272

65 to 74 years : 530

75 years and over : 593

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 560

5 to 17 years : 1,452

18 to 24 years : 633

25 to 34 years : 645

35 to 44 years : 1,156

45 to 54 years : 1,290

55 to 59 years : 446

60 and 61 years : 156

62 to 64 years : 229

65 to 74 years : 357

75 years and over : 386

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 53

5 to 17 years : 81

18 to 24 years : 15

25 to 34 years : 147

35 to 44 years : 220

45 to 54 years : 264

55 to 59 years : 139

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 15

65 to 74 years : 142

75 years and over : 116

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 9

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 : 23

5 to 17 years : 91

18 to 24 years : 47

25 to 34 years : 65

35 to 44 years : 104

45 to 54 years : 132

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 91


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,748

Female : 3,562

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 506

Female : 727

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 32

Female : 17

Foreign born:

Male : 293

Female : 401


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 7,065

Born in other state in the United States : 1,162

Native: born outside the United States : 40

Foreign born : 586


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,526

Now married, except separated : 3,407

Divorced : 315

Separated : 47

Widowed : 333

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 114

Now married, except separated : 782

Divorced : 132

Separated : 13

Widowed : 76

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 49

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 78

Now married, except separated : 390

Divorced : 26

Separated : 52

Widowed : 65


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 7,660

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 104

Speak English less than "very well" : 42

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 90

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 95

Speak English less than "very well" : 60

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 74

Speak English less than "very well" : 51

German:

Speak English "very well" : 76

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 124

Speak English less than "very well" : 138

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Prospect Town, Connecticut

  • Italian: 2,555   (23.1%)
  • Irish: 1,884   (17.0%)
  • English: 1,018   (9.2%)
  • German: 966   (8.7%)
  • Polish: 788   (7.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 761   (6.9%)
  • French Canadian: 459   (4.2%)
  • Portuguese: 416   (3.8%)
  • Other Groups: 387   (3.5%)
  • Lithuanian: 302   (2.7%)
  • United States Or American: 205   (1.9%)
  • Scottish: 188   (1.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 146   (1.3%)
  • Albanian: 135   (1.2%)
  • Russian: 104   (0.9%)
  • Ukrainian: 100   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 68   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 67   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 62   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 59   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 52   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 48   (0.4%)
  • Canadian: 46   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 39   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 39   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 29   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 26   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 21   (0.2%)
  • Brazilian: 18   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 16   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Danish: 9   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 7   (0.1%)
  • British: 6   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Prospect Town, Connecticut is 9,286



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Prospect Town, Connecticut: 4,579
Female Population in Prospect Town, Connecticut: 4,707


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Prospect Town, Connecticut: 39.7
Median Female Resident Age in Prospect Town, Connecticut: 42.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Prospect Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

44.2

Male

43.4

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

44.3

Male

42.5

Female

44.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

51.5

Male

53.5

Female

49.5

Asian


Both sexes

37.5

Male

29.5

Female

41.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

38.6

Male

34.5

Female

41.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.0

Male

17.5

Female

18.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

31.8

Male

27.5

Female

35.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.4

Male

43.7

Female

45.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Prospect Town, Connecticut


  • White: 8,853
  • African American: 72
  • American Indian: 20
  • Asian: 70
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 154
  • Two or More Races: 117



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 20   (0.7%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.21%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 4   (0.14%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 62   (2.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 43   (1.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 71   (2.48%)
  • 11th Grade: 72   (2.51%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 120   (4.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 959   (33.44%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 160   (5.58%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 409   (14.26%)
  • Associate Degree: 294   (10.25%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 437   (15.24%)
  • Master's Degree: 174   (6.07%)
  • Professional School Degree: 33   (1.15%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.14%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (0.76%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 22   (0.7%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 108   (3.43%)
  • 9th Grade: 52   (1.65%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (1.08%)
  • 11th Grade: 36   (1.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 89   (2.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,039   (33.02%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 244   (7.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 427   (13.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 337   (10.71%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 435   (13.82%)
  • Master's Degree: 213   (6.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 52   (1.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 24   (0.76%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Prospect Town, Connecticut

  • Prospect Public Library


    17 Center St., Prospect, CT 06712

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Prospect Town, Connecticut


  • Matt Gardner Homestead Museum


    110 Dixontown Road, Prospect, TN 38477

  • Patriots Peace Memorial Committee Inc


    Po Box 355, Prospect, KY 40059

  • Prospect Area Preservation Society


    Po Box 586, Prospect, PA 16052

  • Prospect Historical Society


    6 Maria Hotchkiss Road, Prospect, CT 06712

  • Prospect Historical Society


    Po Box 50, Prospect, VA 23960

  • Prospect Historical Society Incorporated


    Po Box 7335, Prospect, CT 06712

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Prospect Town, Connecticut


Building


(1) Hotchkiss House   (2) Prospect Public Library   (3) Prospect Resident State Trooper Office   (4) Prospect Town Garage   (5) United Church Of Christ Library   (6) Volunteer Fire Department Of Prospect  

Cemetery


(1) Prospect Cemetery  

Church


(1) Prospect Congregational Church   (2) The Meeting Place  

Civil


(1) Town Of Prospect  

Dam


(1) Cheshire Reservoir Dam   (2) New Naugatuck Reservoir Dam   (3) Old Naugatuck Reservoir Dam   (4) Straitsville Reservoir Dam  

Lake


(1) Beer Pond   (2) Brooks Pond  

Locale


(1) Highland Greens Golf Course  

Park


(1) Confield Park   (2) Fusco Field   (3) Hotchkiss Field   (4) Mcgrath Park   (5) Town Hall Field  

Populated Place


(1) Mountaincrest   (2) Prospect   (3) Valley Mobile Home Park  

Reservoir


(1) Cheshire Reservoir   (2) New Naugatuck Reservoir   (3) Old Naugatuck Reservoir   (4) Straitsville Reservoir   (5) Waterbury Reservoir Number 2   (6) West Brook Reservoir  

School


(1) Algonquin School   (2) Long River Middle School   (3) Prospect Community Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Mixville Brook   (2) West Brook  

Summit


(1) Bluff Head   (2) Hopkins Hill   (3) Mount Sanford   (4) Prospect Hill   (5) Prospect Mountain   (6) Talmadge Hill  

Swamp


(1) Brittany Meadows  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Prospect Town, Connecticut

06712 (pop. 8,660)


Cities Nearby Prospect Town, Connecticut

Cheshire Town, CT  (pop. 29,255) 3.8 Miles
Naugatuck Borough, CT  (pop. 31,754) 3.9 Miles
Naugatuck Town, CT  (pop. 31,754) 3.9 Miles
Cheshire Village Cdp, CT  (pop. 5,810) 3.9 Miles
Waterbury Town, CT  (pop. 109,871) 4.9 Miles
Waterbury City, CT  (pop. 109,871) 4.9 Miles
Bethany Town, CT  (pop. 5,510) 6.0 Miles
Beacon Falls Town, CT  (pop. 5,733) 6.3 Miles
Wolcott Town, CT  (pop. 16,297) 6.4 Miles
Middlebury Town, CT  (pop. 7,189) 7.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Prospect Town, Connecticut

203



Elevation in Prospect Town, Connecticut is 879.0 ft. (268.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Prospect Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.501856 N        Long: -72.977994 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 171   (3.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 140   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 203   (4.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 415   (9.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 455   (10.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 547   (12.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 708   (16.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 479   (10.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 408   (9.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 248   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 87   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 52   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 261   (5.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 230   (5.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,078

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 272

In 3-person carpool : 50

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 53

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 14

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 : 154

Other means : 18

Worked at home : 281


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 160

5 to 9 minutes : 681

10 to 14 minutes : 586

15 to 19 minutes : 693

20 to 24 minutes : 687

25 to 29 minutes : 313

30 to 34 minutes : 601

35 to 39 minutes : 214

40 to 44 minutes : 201

45 to 59 minutes : 314

60 to 89 minutes : 85

90 or more minutes : 104


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 849

No Social Security income : 2,377


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 588

No retirement income : 2,638


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 83

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 104

$40,000 to $44,999 : 68

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 262

$60,000 to $74,999 : 158

$75,000 to $99,999 : 573

$100,000 to $124,999 : 442

$125,000 to $149,999 : 265

$150,000 to $199,999 : 230

$200,000 or more : 264


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $95,833


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Prospect 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)
  • WQUN (1220 AM; 1.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Quinnipiac University)
  • 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)
  • WCUM (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Radio Cumbre Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 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.)
  • WFIF (1500 AM; 5.0 kW; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: K.w. Dolmar Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WDJZ (1530 AM; 5.0 kW; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: People's Broadcast Network, Llc)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Bloomfield, CT; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • WICC (600 AM; 1.0 kW; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Cumulus Licensing 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.)
  • WLAD (800 AM; 1.0 kW; Danbury, CT; Owner: The Berkshire Broadcasting Corp.)
  • 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.)
  • WINE (940 AM; 0.68 kW; Brookfield, CT; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Prospect 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)
  • WEBE (107.9 FM; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WESU (88.1 FM; Middletown, CT; Owner: Wesleyan)
  • WMNR (88.1 FM; Monroe, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Danbury Community Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Wamc)
  • WVOF (88.5 FM; Fairfield, CT; Owner: Fairfield University)
  • 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)
  • WPKN (89.5 FM; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Wpkn, Inc.)
  • 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)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Sacred Heart University, Inc.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; Hartford, CT; Owner: University Of Hartford)
  • WGRS (91.5 FM; Madison, CT; Owner: Monroe Board Of Education)
  • WXCI (91.7 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Western Connecticut State University)
  • WFAR (93.3 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Danbury Community Radio, 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)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; Brookfield, CT; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • 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)
  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; Hamden, CT; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Prospect 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)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; Bridgeport, CT; Owner: Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • 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 Prospect Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 821  (33.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 243  (9.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 504  (20.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 386  (15.5%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 925  (41.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 289  (13.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 814  (36.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 20  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





There are 6 Farms In Prospect Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Prospect Town, Connecticut

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Ion Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

Webster Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Prospect Town, Connecticut

  • Waterbury Oxford


    (about 8.3 miles in Waterbury, Connecticut; Airport Code: OXC)

  • Robertson Field


    (about 14.3 miles in Plainville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT1)

  • Tweed New Haven


    (about 17.1 miles in East Haven, Connecticut; Airport Code: HVN)

  • Hartford Brainard


    (about 23.3 miles in Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: HFD)

  • Igor I Sikorsky Memorial


    (about 24.5 miles in Bridgeport, Connecticut; Airport Code: BDR)

  • Rentschler Heliport


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

  • Candlelight Farms


    (about 25.5 miles in Sherman, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT4)

  • Rentschler


    (about 25.6 miles in East Hartford, Connecticut; Airport Code: EHT)

  • Griswold


    (about 27.3 miles in Clinton, Connecticut; Airport Code: MPE)

  • Danbury Municipal


    (about 27.6 miles in Danbury, Connecticut; Airport Code: DXR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Prospect Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

87.73%

Carpooled

8.55%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.18%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.13%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.64%

Other Means

0.11%

Worked At Home

2.65%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,272

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 118

Female householder, no husband present : 226

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 535

Householder not living alone : 75


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 69

Female householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and male partner : 52

All other households : 3,084


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,141

Renter-occupied housing units : 131

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 82

Renter-occupied housing units : 36

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 194

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 482

Renter-occupied housing units : 128


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 62

$10,000 to $14,999 : 70

$15,000 to $19,999 : 57

$20,000 to $24,999 : 70

$25,000 to $29,999 : 103

$30,000 to $34,999 : 95

$35,000 to $39,999 : 161

$40,000 to $44,999 : 123

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 342

$60,000 to $74,999 : 189

$75,000 to $99,999 : 624

$100,000 to $124,999 : 476

$125,000 to $149,999 : 285

$150,000 to $199,999 : 253

$200,000 or more : 264


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Total : 3,282


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 3,226

Vacant : 56


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 84

Built 2000 to 2004 : 325

Built 1990 to 1999 : 377

Built 1980 to 1989 : 521

Built 1970 to 1979 : 301

Built 1960 to 1969 : 543

Built 1950 to 1959 : 653

Built 1940 to 1949 : 331

Built 1939 or earlier : 147


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 59

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 118

Electricity : 173

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 2,753

Coal or coke : 9

Wood : 80

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 34

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Prospect Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 21

$20,000 to $24,999 : 20

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$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 : 37

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $174,999 : 91

$175,000 to $199,999 : 117

$200,000 to $249,999 : 441

$250,000 to $299,999 : 390

$300,000 to $399,999 : 862

$400,000 to $499,999 : 432

$500,000 to $749,999 : 359

$750,000 to $999,999 : 12

$1,000,000 or more : 24


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Prospect 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 : 81

Home equity loan only : 538

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 48

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,460

Housing units without a mortgage : 772


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $505,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $455,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $399,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $371,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $266,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $283,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $240,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $307,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $319,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Prospect Town, Connecticut: 77.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Prospect Town, Connecticut

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 85.51%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 14.49%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Prospect 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 62 62 $8,177,320
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

62 62 $8,177,320
2000        
  Single Family 64 64 $9,376,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

64 64 $9,376,000
2001        
  Single Family 32 32 $5,320,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $5,320,500
2002        
  Single Family 31 31 $5,147,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $5,147,000
2003        
  Single Family 28 28 $5,184,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $5,184,500
2004        
  Single Family 37 37 $6,755,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 37 $6,755,000
2005        
  Single Family 33 33 $6,108,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $6,108,000
2006        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,609,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,609,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Prospect Town, CT): $67,560
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Prospect Town): $178,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Prospect Town): $707
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Prospect Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 0.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.4%
Electricity: 7.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 87.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.6%
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 Prospect Town, Connecticut are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Prospect Town, Connecticut

All About You Home Care Servic


     Address: 21 Church Street, Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/22/2001

Naugatuck Visiting Nurses Asso


     Address: 16 - 18 Park Place, Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/1/1977

Hamlett Home Care Services,llc


     Address: 1660 East Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut 06705
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/13/2004

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

Hospitals Close To Prospect Town, Connecticut

Waterbury Hospital


     Address: 64 Robbins St, Waterbury, Connecticut 06721
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Marys Hospital


     Address: 56 Franklin St, Waterbury, Connecticut 06706
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

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

Bristol Hospital


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

Nursing Homes Close To Prospect Town, Connecticut

Marathon Healthcare Center Of Prospect, Llc


     Address: 25 Royal Crest Drive, Prospect, Connecticut 06712
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 90%

The Highlands Health Care Cent


     Address: 745 Highland Ave, Cheshire, Connecticut 06410
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Elim Park Baptist Home, Inc


     Address: 140 Cook Hill Rd, Cheshire, Connecticut 06410
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Beacon Brook Health Center


     Address: 89 Wied Drive, Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Glendale Center


     Address: 4 Hazel Ave, Naugatuck, Connecticut 06770
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 119
     Percent Occupied: 99%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Prospect Town, Connecticut

Name: Millstone 1,2,3
Address: PO Box 128; Waterford, CT 06385
Distance: 44 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Prospect Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 1,140
    Disabled Workers: 150
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 50
    Children Workers: 105


(updated 2007)



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 Prospect 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 Prospect 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 Prospect 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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