Bantam, Connecticut Population 2021

723
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Bantam is a city located in Litchfield County Connecticut. With a 2020 population of 723, it is the 28th largest city in Connecticut and the 11741st largest city in the United States . Bantam is currently declining at a rate of -0.28% annually and its population has decreased by -4.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 759 in 2010. Bantam reached it's highest population of 758 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Bantam has a population density of 716 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bantam is $62,289 with a poverty rate of 8.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $173,800. The median age in Bantam is 46 years, 38.5 years for males, and 56.1 years for females.

Bantam Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bantam was:

  • White: 96.06%
  • Asian: 1.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.52%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.30%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bantam, Connecticut is 723 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 729.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 759.

Bantam, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White63496.06%
Asian111.67%
Two or More Races101.52%
Some Other Race30.45%
Black or African American20.30%
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Bantam Population by Race

Bantam Population Pyramid $2021

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Bantam Median Age

46


Total

38.5


Male

56.1


Female

Bantam Adults

There are 555 adults, (194 of whom are seniors) in Bantam.

Bantam Age Dependency

82.8

Age Dependency Ratio

53.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bantam Sex Ratio

Female

370

56.06%

Male

290

43.94%

Bantam Population by Age

Bantam Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bantam Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male75%25%
Female71.4%28.6%
Married61.7%38.3%
All44.2%55.8%
Non Family31.7%68.3%

44.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bantam Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3371.9644.2
Non Family2021.1431.7
Married1203.1461.7
Male83.7575
Female73.1471.4

3.11

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

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Bantam Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91.75%
9th to 12th Grade407.80%
High School Graduate18936.84%
Some College10921.25%
Associates Degree356.82%
Bachelors Degree8416.37%
Graduate Degree479.16%
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Bantam Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bantam Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White467426113
Hispanic26187
Asian11117
2+ Races774
Other Race333
Black22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Bantam Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,125$43,897$30,938
Less Than 9th Grade$23,750$23,750$
High School Graduate$40,000$44,875$20,208
Some College$35,833$43,750$33,125
Bachelors Degree$34,417$60,313$
Graduate Degree$88,333$73,125$122,857

$38,125

Average Earnings

$43,897

Average Male

$30,938

Average Female

Bantam Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bantam Language by Age

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Bantam Language

90.28% of Bantam residents speak only English, while 9.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.94% of the population.

Bantam Language

Bantam Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White585498.38%
Hispanic5235.77%
Multiple7342.86%
Black22100.00%

8.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.62%

Male Poverty Rate

10.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bantam

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bantam is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bantam is Hispanic, with 5.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.61%.

Bantam Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.65%
Some College12.50%
High School5.29%
Bachelors or Greater1.53%

Bantam Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.97%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bantam Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bantam Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,194$62,289
Families$88,750$97,069
Married Families$94,167-
Non Families$26,042$38,800
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Income by Household Type

Bantam Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bantam Married by Age and Sex

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Bantam Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bantam Marital Status by Race

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Bantam Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
First Gulf War5
Korea4
Second Gulf War2
World War II

Bantam Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7420
55 to 6410
75+4
35 to 543
18 to 342

Bantam Veterans by Age

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Bantam Veterans by Race

Bantam Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bantam Veterans by Education

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56.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Bantam Employment by Age

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Bantam Employment by Race

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Bantam Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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62.27%

Born in Bantam

88.03%

Native Born

11.97%

Foreign Born

7.42%

Non Citizen

4.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.03% of Bantam residents were born in the United States, with 62.27% having been born in Connecticut. 7.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bantam Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021723-2-0.28%
2020725-2-0.28%
2019727-2-0.27%
2018729-1-0.14%
2017730-5-0.68%
2016735-4-0.54%
2015739-4-0.54%
2014743-5-0.67%
2013748-2-0.27%
2012750-4-0.53%
2011754-4-0.53%
20107580.00%

Bantam Population by Year