New Britain, Connecticut Population 2018

New Britain, Connecticut's estimated population is 72,710 according to the most recent United States census estimates. New Britain, Connecticut is the 8th largest city in Connecticut based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 5444.60 people/mi² (2102.16 people/km²), with a household density of 914.07 people/km² (2367.44 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34 years, 33 years for males, and 35 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 31,616 households in the city, with an average size of 2.49 people per household. The vacancy rate was 11.1%, with a median rent of $925/month. The median house has 4.7 rooms, and has a value of $157,300.

The median income for households in New Britain, Connecticut is $41,844, while the mean household income is $54,344. The per capita income is $22,087, and 18.5% of families and 22.9% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 32.9% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 12.4% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201772,710-213-0.29%
201672,923-399-0.54%
201573,3221600.22%
201473,162-56-0.08%
201373,218-70-0.10%
201273,288-60-0.08%
201173,348750.10%
201073,2731,7352.43%
200071,538-3,953-5.24%
199075,4911,6512.24%
198073,840-9,601-11.51%
197083,4411,2401.51%
196082,2018,47511.50%
195073,7265,0417.34%
194068,6855570.82%
193068,1288,81214.86%
192059,31615,40035.07%
191043,91617,91868.92%
190025,9989,47957.38%
189016,5194,71939.99%
188011,8003,79847.46%
18708,0020.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White51,548
Some Other Race8,217
Black or African American8,114
Two or More Races2,718
Asian2,142
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander73
American Indian and Alaska Native64

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

New Britain Ct Population Pyramid 2018

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New Britain Ct Median Age

34


Total

33


Male

35


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 55,841 adults in New Britain Ct.

New Britain Ct Age Dependency

54.8

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

New Britain Ct Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.7
Houses Without Mortgage
3,969
Houses With Mortgage
7,182
Vacancy Rate
11.1
Median Rent
925
Median Home Value
157,300
Renter-Occupied Units
16,967
Owner-Occupied Units
11,151
Total Housing Units
31,616

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in New Britain Ct for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 6.8% and the labor force participation rate is 64.1%.

New Britain Ct Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.49
Average Family Size
3.12
Total Households
28118
Married Couple Households
9038
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1965
Female Householder (no husband) Families
6162
Non Family Households
10953
Total Families
17165
Households With Own Children
8024
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
8.5
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

New Britain Ct Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
3,533
$10,000 to $14,999
1,970
$15,000 to $24,999
3,561
$25,000 to $34,999
3,111
$35,000 to $49,999
4,144
$50,000 to $74,999
5,013
$75,000 to $99,999
2,880
$100,000 to $149,999
2,657
$150,000 to $199,999
745
Over $200,000
504

New Britain Ct Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

New Britain Ct

Connecticut

$41,844

$71,755

$54,344

$102,616

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New Britain Ct Education Data

New Britain Ct Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
4,1548.88%
9th to 12th Grade
4,96810.62%
High School Graduate
17,89738.25%
Some College
7,97517.05%
Associates Degree
3,3167.09%
Bachelors Degree
5,24111.20%
Graduate Degree
3,2346.91%