Mystic, Connecticut Population 2021

4,249
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Mystic is a city located in New London County Connecticut. Mystic has a 2020 population of 4,249. Mystic is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,205 in 2010. Mystic reached it's highest population of 4,268 in 2017.

The average household income in Mystic is $133,696 with a poverty rate of 5.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,341 per month, and the median house value is $428,500. The median age in Mystic is 54.8 years, 54.3 years for males, and 57.4 years for females.

Mystic Demographics

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

  • White: 93.55%
  • Asian: 2.45%
  • Two or more races: 1.46%
  • Black or African American: 1.39%
  • Other race: 1.15%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mystic, Connecticut is 4,249 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,221.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,205.

Mystic, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,97593.55%
Asian1042.45%
Two or More Races621.46%
Black or African American591.39%
Some Other Race491.15%
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Mystic Population by Race

Mystic Population Pyramid $2021

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Mystic Median Age

54.8


Total

54.3


Male

57.4


Female

Mystic Adults

There are 3,761 adults, (1,375 of whom are seniors) in Mystic.

Mystic Age Dependency

78.1

Age Dependency Ratio

57.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mystic Sex Ratio

Female

2,281

53.68%

Male

1,968

46.32%

Mystic Population by Age

Mystic Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mystic Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.3%13.7%
Female85.1%14.9%
All67.5%32.5%
Non Family45.2%54.8%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mystic Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0171.9767.5
Married1,0222.6886.3
Non Family9211.1745.2
Female672.0685.1
Male72.14100

2.6

Average Family Size

1.97

Average Household Size

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Mystic Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade310.87%
9th to 12th Grade2236.27%
High School Graduate56015.75%
Some College45412.77%
Associates Degree2707.59%
Bachelors Degree91425.70%
Graduate Degree1,10431.05%
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Mystic Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mystic Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,3003,0871,888
Hispanic988758
Asian977550
Black413310
Other Race4029
2+ Races202012

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 60.00%.

Mystic Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$62,210$78,472$45,938
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$48,036$61,434$36,083
Some College$44,688$59,231$26,761
Bachelors Degree$53,750$76,250$48,422
Graduate Degree$88,313$108,616$72,721

$62,210

Average Earnings

$78,472

Average Male

$45,938

Average Female

Mystic Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mystic Language by Age

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Mystic Language

90.28% of Mystic residents speak only English, while 9.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.46% of the population.

Mystic Language

Mystic Poverty by Race

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5.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.70%

Male Poverty Rate

6.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mystic

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mystic is White, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mystic is White, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.44%.

Mystic Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School14.35%
Some College7.05%
Less Than 9th Grade5.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.72%

Mystic Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed46.77%
Male Unemployed36.96%
Male Employed3.39%
Female Employed0.67%

Mystic Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mystic Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$94,102$133,696
Families$118,636$172,543
Married Families$133,438-
Non Families$75,202$86,475
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Income by Household Type

Mystic Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Mystic Married by Age and Sex

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Mystic 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 35-44.

Mystic Marital Status by Race

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Mystic Marital Status

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294

Number of Veterans

286

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
World War II46
Korea39
First Gulf War29
Second Gulf War27

Mystic Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+146
65 to 7456
55 to 6447
35 to 5445
18 to 34

Mystic Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2717.79%
Black1220.34%
Hispanic1110.09%
Other Race1127.50%

Mystic Veterans by Race

Mystic Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mystic Veterans by Education

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58.9%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Mystic Employment by Age

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Mystic Employment by Race

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Mystic 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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35.09%

Born in Mystic

90.56%

Native Born

9.44%

Foreign Born

3.41%

Non Citizen

6.02%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.56% of Mystic residents were born in the United States, with 35.09% having been born in Connecticut. 3.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Mystic Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,2490.00%
20204,2490.00%
20194,249280.66%
20184,221-47-1.10%
20174,268270.64%
20164,2412606.53%
20153,981761.95%
20143,905-72-1.81%
20133,9771283.33%
20123,849-72-1.84%
20113,921-284-6.75%
20104,2050.00%

Mystic Population by Year