Gales Ferry, Connecticut Population 2021

899
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Gales Ferry is a city located in New London County Connecticut. Gales Ferry has a 2020 population of 899. Gales Ferry is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -22.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,162 in 2010. Gales Ferry reached it's highest population of 1,162 in 2010.

The average household income in Gales Ferry is $93,008 with a poverty rate of 7.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $231,300. The median age in Gales Ferry is 50.9 years, 50.2 years for males, and 51.7 years for females.

Gales Ferry Demographics

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

  • White: 93.55%
  • Black or African American: 3.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gales Ferry, Connecticut is 899 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 862.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,162.

Gales Ferry, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White84193.55%
Black or African American353.89%
Two or More Races232.56%
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Gales Ferry Population by Race

Gales Ferry Population Pyramid $2021

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Gales Ferry Median Age

50.9


Total

50.2


Male

51.7


Female

Gales Ferry Adults

There are 722 adults, (243 of whom are seniors) in Gales Ferry.

Gales Ferry Age Dependency

87.7

Age Dependency Ratio

50.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Gales Ferry Sex Ratio

Female

398

44.27%

Male

501

55.73%

Gales Ferry Population by Age

Gales Ferry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gales Ferry Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married100%0%
All95.5%4.5%
Non Family88%12%
Male0%0%

95.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gales Ferry Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4042.2395.5
Married2372.68100
Non Family1501.4288
Female173100
Male00

2.7

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Gales Ferry Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate20828.81%
Some College12517.31%
Associates Degree12717.59%
Bachelors Degree19827.42%
Graduate Degree648.86%
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Gales Ferry Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gales Ferry Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White652652262
Hispanic4747
2+ Races2323
Black1212

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 40.18%.

Gales Ferry Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$66,296$72,469$56,274
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$70,281$70,563$
Some College$73,083$96,833$
Bachelors Degree$57,380$$57,163
Graduate Degree$$$

$66,296

Average Earnings

$72,469

Average Male

$56,274

Average Female

Gales Ferry Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gales Ferry Language by Age

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Gales Ferry Language

97.91% of Gales Ferry residents speak only English, while 2.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.09% of the population.

Gales Ferry Language

Gales Ferry Poverty by Race

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7.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.79%

Male Poverty Rate

8.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gales Ferry

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gales Ferry is White, with 8.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gales Ferry is White, with 8.44% 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.76%.

Gales Ferry Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School8.17%
Some College6.75%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%

Gales Ferry Poverty Rate by Education

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

Gales Ferry Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gales Ferry Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$98,750$93,008
Families$105,969$97,243
Married Families$106,403-
Non Families$81,029$85,838
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Income by Household Type

Gales Ferry Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

65.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.6%

Male Marriage Rate

68.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gales Ferry Married by Age and Sex

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Gales Ferry 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 45-54.

Gales Ferry Marital Status by Race

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Gales Ferry Marital Status

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145

Number of Veterans

145

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam113
Second Gulf War18
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Gales Ferry Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+95
65 to 7432
18 to 3418
55 to 64
35 to 54

Gales Ferry Veterans by Age

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Gales Ferry Veterans by Race

Gales Ferry Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gales Ferry Veterans by Education

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57.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Gales Ferry Employment by Age

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Gales Ferry Employment by Race

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Gales Ferry 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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24.92%

Born in Gales Ferry

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gales Ferry residents were born in the United States, with 24.92% having been born in Connecticut. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Gales Ferry Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218990.00%
20208990.00%
2019899374.29%
2018862-85-8.98%
2017947-58-5.77%
20161,00518121.97%
2015824-61-6.89%
2014885-88-9.04%
201397390.93%
2012964-2-0.21%
2011966-196-16.87%
20101,1620.00%

Gales Ferry Population by Year