New London County, Connecticut Population 2018

New London County, Connecticut's estimated population is 269,033 with a growth rate of -0.10% 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
2017270,7721,7390.65%
2017269,033-274-0.10%
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
White219,757
Black or African American15,556
Two or More Races14,136
Asian11,210
Some Other Race8,330
American Indian and Alaska Native1,722
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander61

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

New London County, Connecticut Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,00012,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

New London County, Connecticut Median Age

41


Total

38.9


Male

43.2


Female

New London County, Connecticut Adults

There are 216,620 adults, (45,184 of whom are seniors) in New London County, Connecticut.

New London County, Connecticut Age Dependency

57.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Child Dependency Ratio

New London County, Connecticut Sex Ratio

Female

135,191

49.93%

Male

135,581

50.07%

New London County, Connecticut Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

New London County, Connecticut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All66.7%33.3%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Male52.4%47.6%
Female47.1%52.9%

66.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

New London County, Connecticut Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All107,1932.4166.7
Married51,4243.0383.3
Non Family37,4641.2252.7
Female13,1813.1547.1
Male5,1242.9952.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade4,8992.60%
9th to 12th Grade10,4155.52%
High School Graduate56,76130.09%
Some College38,37520.34%
Associates Degree16,0308.50%
Bachelors Degree34,11518.09%
Graduate Degree28,03314.86%

New London County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White151,764142,67753,526
Hispanic14,29511,2422,461
Black9,9808,4151,554
Asian8,0796,8253,514
Other Race5,3134,084548
Multiple Races5,2414,5931,158
Native American1,039980226
Islander3636

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 43.50%.

New London County, Connecticut Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,461$53,901$33,796
Less Than High School$25,251$29,140$19,699
High School Grad$33,036$40,931$26,547
Some College$42,063$53,581$30,926
Bachelors Degree$54,668$71,227$41,832
Graduate Degree$77,489$95,815$63,542

$43,461

Average Earnings

$53,901

Average Male

$33,796

Average Female

New London County, Connecticut Language

New London County, Connecticut Language by Age

New London County, Connecticut Language

86.55% of New London County, Connecticut residents speak only English, while 13.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.49% of the population.

New London County, Connecticut Poverty

New London County, Connecticut Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White198,39814,2227.17%
Hispanic25,4216,33824.93%
Black13,8983,01221.67%
Other7,4712,37031.72%
Multiple13,2172,27717.23%
Asian10,9927366.70%
Native1,61622413.86%
Islander61711.48%

9.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.82%

Male Poverty Rate

11.02%

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 31.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New London County, Connecticut is Asian, with 6.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.63%.

New London County, Connecticut Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.70%
High School10.66%
Some College7.06%
Bachelors or Greater3.12%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.83%
Male Unemployed23.04%
Female Employed5.14%
Male Employed3.68%

New London County, Connecticut Income

New London County, Connecticut Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,411$90,563
Families$85,198$107,165
Married Families$103,109$125,251
Non Families$43,146$55,556

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

New London County, Connecticut Veterans

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by War

22,715

Number of Veterans

20,930

Male Veterans

1,785

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam8,260
First Gulf War5,038
Second Gulf War4,411
Korea2,346
World War II1,129

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 745,571
35 to 545,338
75+5,277
55 to 644,369
18 to 342,160

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White20,00211.45%
Black1,35811.99%
Hispanic1,1896.82%
2 or More5527.90%
Asian3914.39%
Other3195.01%
Indian936.73%

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Education

4.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

New London County, Connecticut Employment Status

New London County, Connecticut Employment by Age

67.6%

Labor Force Participation

60%

Employment Rate

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