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   (County: Litchfield County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Sharon 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
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Male:

Under 5 years : 66

5 to 9 years : 45

10 to 14 years : 76

15 to 17 years : 77

18 and 19 years : 14

20 years : 0

21 years : 24

22 to 24 years : 40

25 to 29 years : 27

30 to 34 years : 77

35 to 39 years : 100

40 to 44 years : 156

45 to 49 years : 139

50 to 54 years : 143

55 to 59 years : 98

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 68

65 and 66 years : 18

67 to 69 years : 47

70 to 74 years : 69

75 to 79 years : 107

80 to 84 years : 28

85 years and over : 62

Female:

Under 5 years : 40

5 to 9 years : 121

10 to 14 years : 15

15 to 17 years : 55

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 8

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 55

25 to 29 years : 48

30 to 34 years : 89

35 to 39 years : 102

40 to 44 years : 128

45 to 49 years : 100

50 to 54 years : 112

55 to 59 years : 121

60 and 61 years : 96

62 to 64 years : 42

65 and 66 years : 26

67 to 69 years : 53

70 to 74 years : 69

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 56

85 years and over : 105


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,538

Multiple ancestry : 1,277

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 15

Ancestry not reported : 191


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,596

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 183

Not a U.S. citizen : 225


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Total:

Under 5 years : 106

5 to 17 years : 389

18 to 24 years : 156

25 to 34 years : 241

35 to 44 years : 486

45 to 54 years : 494

55 to 59 years : 219

60 and 61 years : 168

62 to 64 years : 110

65 to 74 years : 282

75 years and over : 370

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 73

5 to 17 years : 221

18 to 24 years : 75

25 to 34 years : 133

35 to 44 years : 237

45 to 54 years : 154

55 to 59 years : 71

60 and 61 years : 61

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 110

75 years and over : 93

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 26

5 to 17 years : 89

18 to 24 years : 81

25 to 34 years : 59

35 to 44 years : 146

45 to 54 years : 317

55 to 59 years : 148

60 and 61 years : 95

62 to 64 years : 100

65 to 74 years : 122

75 years and over : 175

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 : 17

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 : 7

5 to 17 years : 79

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 49

35 to 44 years : 86

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 50

75 years and over : 102


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 676

Female : 562

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 637

Female : 721

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 223

Female : 185


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Born in state of residence : 1,214

Born in other state in the United States : 1,281

Native: born outside the United States : 17

Foreign born : 222


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 320

Now married, except separated : 583

Divorced : 69

Separated : 11

Widowed : 26

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 340

Now married, except separated : 783

Divorced : 80

Separated : 0

Widowed : 107

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 17

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 26

Now married, except separated : 260

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 36


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,487

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 76

Speak English less than "very well" : 186

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 69

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 17


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Sharon Town, Connecticut

  • Irish: 674   (18.9%)
  • English: 515   (14.4%)
  • German: 447   (12.5%)
  • Italian: 315   (8.8%)
  • Other Groups: 179   (5.0%)
  • United States Or American: 179   (5.0%)
  • Polish: 154   (4.3%)
  • Scottish: 138   (3.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 133   (3.7%)
  • Swedish: 113   (3.2%)
  • Hungarian: 82   (2.3%)
  • Russian: 69   (1.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 66   (1.8%)
  • French Canadian: 66   (1.8%)
  • European: 58   (1.6%)
  • Danish: 50   (1.4%)
  • Dutch: 47   (1.3%)
  • British: 41   (1.1%)
  • Greek: 33   (0.9%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 32   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 31   (0.9%)
  • Welsh: 29   (0.8%)
  • Czech: 15   (0.4%)
  • Slovak: 15   (0.4%)
  • Armenian: 14   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 11   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Scandinavian: 10   (0.3%)
  • Latvian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Austrian: 7   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 7   (0.2%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 6   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 5   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Sharon Town, Connecticut is 3,021



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Sharon Town, Connecticut: 1,553
Female Population in Sharon Town, Connecticut: 1,468


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Sharon Town, Connecticut: 46.8
Median Female Resident Age in Sharon Town, Connecticut: 46.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Connecticut is 40


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Sharon Town, Connecticut


White


Both sexes

52.0

Male

51.7

Female

52.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

40.0

Male

42.5

Female

34.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.0

Male

50.5

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

49.5

Male

42.5

Female

53.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

37.0

Male

38.3

Female

20.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.5

Male

33.5

Female

14.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.5

Male

42.5

Female

29.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.1

Male

51.9

Female

52.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Sharon Town, Connecticut


  • White: 2,734
  • African American: 49
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 17
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 183
  • 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 Sharon Town, Connecticut citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 22   (2.13%)
  • 9th Grade: 13   (1.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 6   (0.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 19   (1.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 32   (3.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 311   (30.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 61   (5.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 163   (15.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 55   (5.31%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 173   (16.71%)
  • Master's Degree: 96   (9.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 71   (6.86%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (1.26%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (2.57%)
  • 9th Grade: 34   (2.92%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (1.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 40   (3.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (0.43%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 257   (22.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 83   (7.12%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 152   (13.04%)
  • Associate Degree: 105   (9.01%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 227   (19.47%)
  • Master's Degree: 158   (13.55%)
  • Professional School Degree: 54   (4.63%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.51%)


(updated 2010)





Public Libraries (Central) In Sharon Town, Connecticut

  • Hotchkiss Library


    10 Upper Main St., Sharon, CT 06069

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Sharon Town, Connecticut


  • American Mural Project Inc


    173 Low Rd, Sharon, CT 06069

  • Broad River Basin Historical Society


    6641 Lockhart Hwy, Sharon, SC 29742

  • Greater Barber County Historical Action Association Inc


    Po Box 46, Sharon, KS 67138

  • Kendall Whaling Museum


    27 Everett St., Sharon, MA 02067

  • Mercer County Genealogical Society


    Po Box 812, Sharon, PA 16146

  • Museum Of Western York County


    6641 Lockhart Highway, Sharon, SC 29742

  • Sharon Historical Society


    18 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069
    http://www.sharonhist.org

  • Sharon Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 175, Sharon, MA 02067

  • Sharon Historicqal Society Inc


    4626 Vt Route 14, Sharon, VT 05065
    http://sharonvt.net

  • Vocal Group Hall Of Fame Foundation


    82 W State St, Sharon, PA 16146

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Sharon Town, Connecticut


Airport


(1) Sharon Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Gay-holt House Museum   (2) Hotchkiss Library Of Sharon   (3) Medical Arts Building   (4) Sharon Fire Department Station 1   (5) Sharon Fire Department Station 2   (6) Sharon Fire Marshal S Office  

Cemetery


(1) Bolland District Cemetery   (2) East Street Cemetery   (3) Ellsworth Cemetery  

Census


(1) Sharon Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) First Congregational Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Sharon  

Dam


(1) Ford Pond Dam   (2) Hatch Pond Dam   (3) Miles Pond Dam   (4) Roger Lewis Pond Dam  

Hospital


(1) Sharon Hospital  

Lake


(1) Beardsley Pond   (2) Mudge Pond  

Locale


(1) Pearson Corners   (2) Sharon Country Club  

Park


(1) Housatonic Meadows State Park   (2) Miles Wildlife Sanctuary   (3) Sharon Valley Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Ellsworth   (2) Mitcheltown   (3) Mudgetown   (4) Sharon   (5) Sharon Valley   (6) South Ellsworth   (7) West Woods  

Reservoir


(1) Bog Meadow Pond   (2) Eastman Pond   (3) Ford Pond   (4) Hamlin Pond   (5) Hatch Pond   (6) Miles Pond   (7) Oak Ledge Pond   (8) Roger Lewis Pond  

Stream


(1) Beardsley Pond Brook   (2) Beebe Brook   (3) Bog Meadow Brook   (4) Hatch Brook   (5) Indian Lake Creek   (6) Mill Brook   (7) Mudge Pond Brook  

Summit


(1) Bread Loaf Mountain   (2) Buck Hill   (3) Cemetery Hill   (4) Deming Hill   (5) Ellsworth Hill   (6) King Hill   (7) Mine Mountain   (8) Mount Easter   (9) Sharon Mountain   (10) Silver Hill   (11) Tan Fat Hill  

Tower


(1) Memorial Clock Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Sharon Town, Connecticut

06069 (pop. 2,752)


Cities Nearby Sharon Town, Connecticut

Cornwall Town, CT  (pop. 1,459) 5.9 Miles
Salisbury Town, CT  (pop. 3,995) 8.2 Miles
Canaan Town, CT  (pop. 1,140) 8.6 Miles
Kent Town, CT  (pop. 2,947) 9.8 Miles
Warren Town, CT  (pop. 1,464) 9.8 Miles
Goshen Town, CT  (pop. 3,163) 10.6 Miles
North Canaan Town, CT  (pop. 3,363) 13.3 Miles
Canaan Cdp, CT  (pop. 1,489) 13.3 Miles
New Preston Cdp, CT  (pop. 1,124) 13.6 Miles
Bantam Borough, CT  (pop. 920) 14.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Sharon Town, Connecticut

860



Elevation in Sharon Town, Connecticut is 1,096.0 ft. (334.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Sharon Town, Connecticut

Lat: 41.860609 N        Long: -73.448618 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 27   (2.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 23   (1.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 52   (4.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 125   (9.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 104   (8.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 223   (17.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 199   (15.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 128   (9.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 106   (8.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 135   (10.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 45   (3.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 16   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 61   (4.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 49   (3.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 982

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 59

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 6

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 10

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

Subway or elevated : 18

Railroad : 84

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 12

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 154

Other means : 32

Worked at home : 82


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Less than 5 minutes : 135

5 to 9 minutes : 292

10 to 14 minutes : 335

15 to 19 minutes : 144

20 to 24 minutes : 73

25 to 29 minutes : 54

30 to 34 minutes : 63

35 to 39 minutes : 38

40 to 44 minutes : 38

45 to 59 minutes : 66

60 to 89 minutes : 6

90 or more minutes : 113


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 427

No Social Security income : 774


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 245

No retirement income : 956


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 7

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 77

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 171

$75,000 to $99,999 : 144

$100,000 to $124,999 : 109

$125,000 to $149,999 : 68

$150,000 to $199,999 : 48

$200,000 or more : 75


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $77,857


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Sharon Town, Connecticut

  • WHDD (1020 AM; 2.5 kW; Millerton, NY; Owner: Willpower Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1.0 kW; Bristol, CT; Owner: Nievezquez Productions, Inc)
  • WJGK (1200 AM; 4.7 kW; Highland, NY; Owner: Sunrise Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WWCO (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5.0 kW; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Watr, Inc.)
  • WEOK (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Poughkeepsie, NY; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WKIP (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Poughkeepsie, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WKNY (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Kingston, NY; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1.0 kW; Harwinton, CT; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Connecticut, Llc)
  • WLAD (800 AM; 1.0 kW; Danbury, CT; Owner: The Berkshire Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 2.7 kW; Egremont, MA; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WGHQ (920 AM; 5.0 kW; Port Ewen, NY; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WINE (940 AM; 0.68 kW; Brookfield, CT; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WHVW (950 AM; 0.5 kW; Poughkeepsie, NY; Owner: Joseph Paul Ferraro)

FM Radio Stations Near Sharon Town, Connecticut

  • WDST (100.1 FM; Lake Katrine, NY; Owner: Chet-5 Broadcasting, L.p.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; Millerton, NY; Owner: The Ridgefield Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Egremont, MA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of The Berkshires)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Egremont, MA; Owner: University Of Massachusetts)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Danbury Community Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Wamc)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: State University Of New York)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Wmht Educational Telecommunications)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; Burlington, CT; Owner: St. Thomas Seminary)
  • WSGG (89.3 FM; Norfolk, CT; Owner: Revival Christian Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Hillsdale, NY; Owner: Berkshire Community Radio Alliance)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: The I.b. And Zena H. Temkin Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Cornwall, CT; Owner: Fine Arts Radio, Inc)
  • WBSL-FM (91.7 FM; Sheffield, MA; Owner: The Berkshire School, Inc.)
  • WFRH (91.7 FM; Lake Katrine, NY; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WXCI (91.7 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Western Connecticut State University)
  • WHDD-FM (91.9 FM; Sharon, CT; Owner: Tri-state Public Communications, Inc.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WBPM (92.9 FM; Lake Katrine, NY; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Amfm Radio Licenses, L.l.c.)
  • WFAR (93.3 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Danbury Community Radio, Inc.)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; Brookfield, CT; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WPKF (96.1 FM; Poughkeepsie, NY; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; Torrington, CT; Owner: Local Girls And Boys Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; Highland, NY; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; Millerton, NY; Owner: Willpower Radio, L.l.c.)
  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; Danbury, CT; Owner: Berkshire Broadcasting Corp.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Sharon Town, Connecticut

  • WTXX (Channel 20; Waterbury, CT; Owner: Wtxx Inc.)
  • WTBY-TV (Channel 54; Highland, NY; Owner: Trinity Broadcasting Of New York, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Sharon Town, Connecticut

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 308  (37.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 101  (12.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 144  (17.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 189  (23.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 348  (50.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 116  (16.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 200  (28.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 35 Farms In Sharon Town, Connecticut


(updated 2008)



Banks In Sharon Town, Connecticut

Webster Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Salisbury Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Sharon Town, Connecticut

  • Sky Acres


    (about 18.3 miles in Verbank, New York; Airport Code: NY5)

  • Candlelight Farms


    (about 20.1 miles in Sherman, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT4)

  • Walter J. Koladza


    (about 22.5 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Great Barrington Airport


    (about 22.5 miles in North Egremont, Massachusetts; Airport Code: GBR)

  • Dutchess County


    (about 27.6 miles in New Hamburg, New York; Airport Code: POU)

  • Kingston Ulster


    (about 27.9 miles in Barrytown, New York; Airport Code: NY1)

  • Waterbury Oxford


    (about 31.0 miles in Waterbury, Connecticut; Airport Code: OXC)

  • Robertson Field


    (about 32.3 miles in Plainville, Connecticut; Airport Code: CT1)

  • Columbia County


    (about 32.6 miles in Stottville, New York; Airport Code: 1B1)

  • Danbury Municipal


    (about 33.8 miles in Danbury, Connecticut; Airport Code: DXR)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Sharon Town, Connecticut

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.13%

Carpooled

4.78%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.27%

Subway Or Elevated

1.08%

Railroad

0.88%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

1.28%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

5.66%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

12.93%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 755

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 12

Female householder, no husband present : 59

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 322

Householder not living alone : 53


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 11

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 15

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,175


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 622

Renter-occupied housing units : 133

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 33

Renter-occupied housing units : 26

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 297

Renter-occupied housing units : 78


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 46

$10,000 to $14,999 : 38

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 43

$25,000 to $29,999 : 77

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 49

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 44

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 195

$75,000 to $99,999 : 190

$100,000 to $124,999 : 191

$125,000 to $149,999 : 68

$150,000 to $199,999 : 66

$200,000 or more : 110


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Total : 1,694


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 1,201

Vacant : 493


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 12

Built 2000 to 2004 : 64

Built 1990 to 1999 : 111

Built 1980 to 1989 : 193

Built 1970 to 1979 : 141

Built 1960 to 1969 : 204

Built 1950 to 1959 : 161

Built 1940 to 1949 : 143

Built 1939 or earlier : 665


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 17

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 88

Electricity : 113

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 909

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 56

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 18

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Sharon Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 10

$125,000 to $149,999 : 64

$150,000 to $174,999 : 23

$175,000 to $199,999 : 25

$200,000 to $249,999 : 48

$250,000 to $299,999 : 124

$300,000 to $399,999 : 268

$400,000 to $499,999 : 92

$500,000 to $749,999 : 88

$750,000 to $999,999 : 112

$1,000,000 or more : 85


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Sharon 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 : 35

Home equity loan only : 121

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 470

Housing units without a mortgage : 338


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $275,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $355,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $584,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $321,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $436,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $308,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $347,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $375,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Sharon Town, Connecticut: 60.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Sharon Town, Connecticut

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 58.26%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 41.74%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Sharon 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 18 18 $2,604,838
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,604,838
2000        
  Single Family 17 17 $4,903,522
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 17 $4,903,522
2001        
  Single Family 14 14 $2,418,570
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

14 14 $2,418,570
2002        
  Single Family 20 20 $3,788,617
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

20 20 $3,788,617
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,883,133
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,883,133
2004        
  Single Family 32 32 $8,286,470
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $8,286,470
2005        
  Single Family 15 15 $6,406,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $6,406,000
2006        
  Single Family 10 10 $4,395,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $4,395,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Sharon Town, CT): $53,000
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Sharon Town): $200,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Sharon Town): $749
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Sharon Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 0.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.3%
Electricity: 11.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 74.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 7.9%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
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 Sharon Town, Connecticut are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Sharon Town, Connecticut

Salisbury Visiting Nurse Assoc


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

Vna Northwest, Inc


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

New Milford Vna Inc


     Address: 68 Park Lane Rd, New Milford, Connecticut 06776
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Foothills Vn Home Care Inc


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

Vna Health At Home Inc


     Address: 27 Siemon Company Drive, Watertown, Connecticut 06795
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Sharon Town, Connecticut

Sharon Hospital


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

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital


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

New Milford Hospital


     Address: 21 Elm St, New Milford, Connecticut 06776
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Fairview Hospital


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

Northern Dutchess Hospital


     Address: 6511 Springbrook Avenue, Rhinebeck, New York 12572
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Sharon Town, Connecticut

Sharon Health Care Center


     Address: 27 Hospital Hill Road, Sharon, Connecticut 06069
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Noble Horizons


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

Geer Nursing And Rehabilitatio


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

The Kent, Ltd


     Address: 46 Maple Street, Kent, Connecticut 06757
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Rose Haven, Ltd


     Address: 33 North St, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 21
     Percent Occupied: 84%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Sharon Town, Connecticut

Name: Indian Point 2, 3
Address: Broadway & Bleakley Ave.; Buchanan, NY 10511
Distance: 49 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Sharon Town, Connecticut

    Retired Workers: 455
    Disabled Workers: 35
    Widowers Workers: 45
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 25


(updated 2007)



Litchfield County, Connecticut Presidential Election

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



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

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

Relocation to Litchfield County, CT

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

Connecticut Average 5.12 %

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

Connecticut Average 0.19 %

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

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

Relocation away from Litchfield County, CT

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

Connecticut Average 5.64 %

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

Connecticut Average 0.11 %

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

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


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Connecticut

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


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Connecticut

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

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