East Haven is a city located in New Haven County Connecticut. East Haven has a 2020 population of 27,657. East Haven is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -0.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,923 in 2010.
The average household income in East Haven is $85,610 with a poverty rate of 8.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,178 per month, and the median house value is $219,600. The median age in East Haven is 43 years, 39.7 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Havenwas:
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 asian people with a rate of 43.66%.
77.98% of East Haven residents speak only English, while 22.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.98% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in East Haven is Black, with 17.36% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in East Haven is Hispanic, with 8.38% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.97%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in East Haven
87.17% of East Haven residents were born in the United States, with 72.62% having been born in Connecticut. 5.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.