New London County, Connecticut Population 2018

New London County, Connecticut's estimated population is 269,033 with a growth rate of -1.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New London County, Connecticut is the 4th largest county in Connecticut.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017269,033-3,000-1.10%
2016272,0332,7261.01%
2016269,307-959-0.35%
2015270,266-1,598-0.59%
2014271,864-1,524-0.56%
2013273,388-892-0.33%
2012274,2801,0540.39%
2011273,226-810-0.30%
2010274,03619,0797.48%
1990254,95716,5486.94%
1980238,4098,0613.50%
1970230,34844,60324.01%
1960185,74540,92428.26%
1950144,82119,59715.65%
1940125,2246,2585.26%
1930118,96614,35513.72%
1920104,61113,35814.64%
191091,2538,49510.26%
190082,7586,1247.99%
189076,6343,4824.76%
188073,1526,5829.89%
187066,5704,8397.84%
186061,7319,91019.12%
185051,8217,35816.55%
184044,4632,2625.36%
183042,2016,25817.41%
182035,9431,2363.56%
181034,707-176-0.50%
180034,8831,6835.07%
179033,2000.00%

New London County, Connecticut Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White221,407
Black or African American15,526
Two or More Races13,476
Asian11,283
Some Other Race8,668
American Indian and Alaska Native1,616
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander57

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

New London County, Connecticut Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

New London County, Connecticut Median Age

40.9


Total

38.8


Male

42.8


Female

New London County, Connecticut Adults

There are 216,810 adults, (43,797 of which are seniors) in New London County, Connecticut.

New London County, Connecticut Age Dependency

57.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

New London County, Connecticut Sex Ratio

Female

135,843

49.94%

Male

136,190

50.06%

New London County, Connecticut Households and Families

New London County, Connecticut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New London County, Connecticut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All66.1%33.9%
Non Family51.5%48.5%
Male50.8%49.2%
Female44.9%55.1%

66.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

New London County, Connecticut Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All106,1702.4466.1
Married50,7653.0883.7
Non Family36,7461.2251.5
Female13,0863.1644.9
Male5,5733.0750.8

3.01

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New London County, Connecticut Households

New London County, Connecticut Education

New London County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,0562.68%
9th to 12th Grade10,8595.75%
High School Graduate58,20930.84%
Some College37,86220.06%
Associates Degree15,5568.24%
Bachelors Degree33,59717.80%
Graduate Degree27,57714.61%

New London County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White152,448142,85752,904
Hispanic13,87810,6822,134
Black9,9808,2461,460
Asian8,0277,0173,697
Other Race5,3423,924501
Multiple Races5,0194,4021,096
Native American905842144
Islander28288

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 46.06%.

New London County, Connecticut Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,124$52,088$32,528
Less Than High School$22,531$27,684$19,032
High School Grad$32,315$40,545$26,579
Some College$41,198$52,069$30,776
Bachelors Degree$52,580$69,407$41,564
Graduate Degree$76,209$93,650$62,935

$42,124

Average Earnings

$52,088

Average Male

$32,528

Average Female

New London County, Connecticut Language

New London County, Connecticut Language by Age

New London County, Connecticut Language

86.65% of New London County, Connecticut residents speak only English, while 13.35% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.38% of the population.

New London County, Connecticut Poverty

New London County, Connecticut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White200,06613,9596.98%
Hispanic25,0166,45525.80%
Black13,8772,96521.37%
Multiple12,6172,41619.15%
Other7,8552,27628.98%
Asian11,1286525.86%
Native1,48322515.17%

9.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.83%

Male Poverty Rate

10.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New London County, Connecticut

The race most likely to be in poverty in New London County, Connecticut is Other, with 28.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New London County, Connecticut is Asian, with 5.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.32%.

New London County, Connecticut Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.33%
High School10.18%
Some College7.10%
Bachelors or Greater3.03%

New London County, Connecticut Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.29%
Male Unemployed21.05%
Female Employed5.15%
Male Employed3.89%

New London County, Connecticut Income

New London County, Connecticut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,574$88,199
Families$83,925$103,692
Married Families$101,797$121,266
Non Families$41,480$54,596

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

New London County, Connecticut Married by Age and Sex

New London County, Connecticut Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status by Race

New London County, Connecticut Veterans

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by War

23,796

Number of Veterans

22,023

Male Veterans

1,773

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam8,381
First Gulf War5,210
Second Gulf War4,048
Korea2,629
World War II1,371

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 546,057
65 to 745,613
75+5,412
55 to 644,624
18 to 342,090

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White21,36612.19%
Black1,23910.92%
Hispanic9775.73%
2 or More5347.90%
Asian2833.22%
Other2453.71%
Indian12910.32%

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Education

4.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

New London County, Connecticut Employment Status

New London County, Connecticut Employment by Age

68.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

New London County, Connecticut Employment by Race

New London County, Connecticut Employment by Education

Population of Cities in New London County, Connecticut

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Norwich4049639556-940-2.32%
New London2762026984-636-2.30%
Groton93899134-255-2.72%
Jewett City34873406-81-2.32%
Stonington929900-29-3.12%
Groton Long Point518508-10-1.93%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990