Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut Population 2022

5,193
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Lake Pocotopaug is a city located in Connecticut. Lake Pocotopaug has a 2020 population of 5,193. Lake Pocotopaug is currently growing at a rate of 2.89% annually and its population has increased by 5.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,901 in 2010.

The average household income in Lake Pocotopaug is $102,326 with a poverty rate of 6.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,271 per month, and the median house value is $268,500. The median age in Lake Pocotopaug is 47.3 years, 46.7 years for males, and 48.9 years for females.

Lake Pocotopaug Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lake Pocotopaugwas:

  • White: 88.04%
  • Asian: 5.80%
  • Black or African American: 2.14%
  • Native American: 2.10%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut is 5,193 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,901.

Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,26988.04%
Black or African American1042.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native1022.10%
Asian2815.80%
Two or More Races931.92%
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Lake Pocotopaug Population by Race

Lake Pocotopaug Population Pyramid 2022

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Lake Pocotopaug Median Age

49.2


Total

52.1


Male

46.6


Female

Lake Pocotopaug Adults

There are 3,852 adults, (1,082 of whom are seniors) in Lake Pocotopaug.

Lake Pocotopaug Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Pocotopaug Sex Ratio

Female

2,565

52.90%

Male

2,284

47.10%

Lake Pocotopaug Population by Age

Lake Pocotopaug Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Pocotopaug Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.9%11.1%
Female86.1%13.9%
All85.8%14.2%
Non Family85.3%14.7%
Male38.2%61.8%

85.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake Pocotopaug Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0132.4185.8
Married9343.0988.9
Male553.8438.2
Female2963.2786.1
Non Family7281.0785.3

3.03

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Lake Pocotopaug Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2085.88%
9th to 12th Grade481.36%
High School Graduate90825.69%
Some College80322.72%
Associates Degree2577.27%
Bachelors Degree67919.21%
Graduate Degree63217.88%
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Lake Pocotopaug Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Pocotopaug Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian154154150
White3,1612,9051,138
2+ Races51519
Black10410414
Native American6565
Hispanic1616

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 asian people with a rate of 97.40%.

Lake Pocotopaug Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$58,402$79,333$40,769
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$55,326$59,522$
Some College$40,625$62,266$25,833
Bachelors Degree$73,125$115,515$53,726
Graduate Degree$95,949$96,852$91,488

$58,402

Average Earnings

$79,333

Average Male

$40,769

Average Female

Lake Pocotopaug Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Pocotopaug Language by Age

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Lake Pocotopaug Language

95.60% of Lake Pocotopaug residents speak only English, while 4.40% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Lake Pocotopaug Language

Lake Pocotopaug Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian2818931.67%
Multiple932627.96%
White4,2462185.13%
Black10410.96%
OtherNaN%

6.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.51%

Male Poverty Rate

9.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Pocotopaug

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Pocotopaug is Asian, with 31.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Pocotopaug is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.50%.

Lake Pocotopaug Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.39%
High School1.87%
Some College8.11%
Bachelors or Greater4.73%

Lake Pocotopaug Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.19%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed4.11%
Female Unemployed35.04%

Lake Pocotopaug Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Pocotopaug Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$79,132$108,182
Families$105,216$134,305
Married Families$127,561-
Non Families$43,716$44,970
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Income by Household Type

Lake Pocotopaug Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Pocotopaug Married by Age and Sex

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Lake Pocotopaug Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lake Pocotopaug Marital Status by Race

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Lake Pocotopaug Marital Status

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566

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War47
First Gulf War67
Vietnam260
Korea70
World War II11

Lake Pocotopaug Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3441
35 to 5459
55 to 6489
65 to 74266
75+111

Lake Pocotopaug Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White47213.74%
Black9086.54%
Asian42.48%

Lake Pocotopaug Veterans by Race

Lake Pocotopaug Veterans by Education

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7.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Pocotopaug Veterans by Education

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64.3%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Pocotopaug Employment by Age

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Lake Pocotopaug Employment by Race

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Lake Pocotopaug 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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68.84%

Born in Lake Pocotopaug

94.58%

Native Born

5.42%

Foreign Born

3.53%

Non Citizen

1.90%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.58% of Lake Pocotopaug residents were born in the United States, with 68.84% having been born in Connecticut. 3.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lake Pocotopaug Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20103,4360.00%
20113,5821464.25%
20123,7281464.08%
20133,8741463.92%
20144,0201463.77%
20154,1661463.63%
20164,3121463.50%
20174,4581463.39%
20184,6041463.28%
20194,7501463.17%
20204,9011513.18%
20215,0471462.98%
20225,1931462.89%

Lake Pocotopaug Population by Year