Naugatuck, Connecticut Population 2021

30,750
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Naugatuck is a city located in New Haven County Connecticut. With a 2020 population of 30,750, it is the 17th largest city in Connecticut and the 1267th largest city in the United States . Naugatuck is currently declining at a rate of -0.58% annually and its population has decreased by -3.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 31,862 in 2010. Naugatuck reached it's highest population of 31,872 in 2010. Spanning over 16 miles, Naugatuck has a population density of 1,887 people per square mile.

The average household income in Naugatuck is $94,227 with a poverty rate of 7.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,069 per month, and the median house value is $183,400. The median age in Naugatuck is 39.9 years, 37.6 years for males, and 43.6 years for females.

Naugatuck Demographics

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

  • White: 78.69%
  • Black or African American: 9.32%
  • Other race: 5.08%
  • Two or more races: 4.16%
  • Asian: 2.66%
  • Native American: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Naugatuck, Connecticut is 30,750 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 31,287.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 31,862.

Naugatuck, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,66778.69%
Black or African American2,9229.32%
Some Other Race1,5935.08%
Two or More Races1,3034.16%
Asian8332.66%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.09%
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Naugatuck Population by Race

Naugatuck Population Pyramid $2021

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Naugatuck Median Age

39.9


Total

37.6


Male

43.6


Female

Naugatuck Adults

There are 24,596 adults, (4,600 of whom are seniors) in Naugatuck.

Naugatuck Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Naugatuck Sex Ratio

Female

15,560

49.64%

Male

15,787

50.36%

Naugatuck Population by Age

Naugatuck Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Naugatuck Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
Male78%22%
All69%31%
Non Family50.6%49.4%
Female50.6%49.4%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Naugatuck Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,5892.6869
Married5,6583.3885.1
Non Family3,6021.2950.6
Female1,6603.0950.6
Male6693.2878

3.18

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

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Naugatuck Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9464.26%
9th to 12th Grade1,0244.61%
High School Graduate7,20132.40%
Some College4,88721.99%
Associates Degree2,0999.45%
Bachelors Degree3,23814.57%
Graduate Degree2,82812.73%
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Naugatuck Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Naugatuck Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16,87715,4744,733
Hispanic2,2861,989372
Black2,0711,960514
Other Race936791110
Asian614519418
2+ Races42334083
Native American2929

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.08%.

Naugatuck Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,462$59,364$44,726
Less Than 9th Grade$23,155$22,167$26,125
High School Graduate$43,093$50,709$37,389
Some College$48,633$60,022$40,661
Bachelors Degree$61,939$75,280$52,500
Graduate Degree$75,232$76,933$69,096

$52,462

Average Earnings

$59,364

Average Male

$44,726

Average Female

Naugatuck Earnings by Educational Attainment

Naugatuck Language by Age

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Naugatuck Language

78.70% of Naugatuck residents speak only English, while 21.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 10.47% of the population.

Naugatuck Language

Naugatuck Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,2981,5596.99%
Black2,88532711.33%
Multiple1,29729222.51%
Hispanic3,8652185.64%
Asian833748.88%
Other1,563493.13%

7.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.76%

Male Poverty Rate

8.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Naugatuck

The race most likely to be in poverty in Naugatuck is Multiple, with 22.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Naugatuck is Other, with 3.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.34%.

Naugatuck Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade11.02%
Some College8.25%
High School8.14%
Bachelors or Greater1.82%

Naugatuck Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.55%
Male Unemployed19.68%
Female Employed3.60%
Male Employed1.21%

Naugatuck Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Naugatuck Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,944$94,227
Families$92,352$105,816
Married Families$109,601-
Non Families$43,477$57,754
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Income by Household Type

Naugatuck Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Naugatuck Married by Age and Sex

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Naugatuck Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Naugatuck Marital Status by Race

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Naugatuck Marital Status

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1,662

Number of Veterans

1,530

Male Veterans

132

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam575
Second Gulf War242
First Gulf War238
Korea124
World War II48

Naugatuck Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54466
65 to 74452
55 to 64330
75+310
18 to 34104

Naugatuck Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5347.63%
Black1155.11%
Hispanic1104.11%
Other Race80.82%
2+ Races50.84%

Naugatuck Veterans by Race

Naugatuck Veterans by Education

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4.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Naugatuck Veterans by Education

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Naugatuck Employment by Age

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Naugatuck Employment by Race

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Naugatuck 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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64.81%

Born in Naugatuck

87.04%

Native Born

12.96%

Foreign Born

4.30%

Non Citizen

8.66%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.04% of Naugatuck residents were born in the United States, with 64.81% having been born in Connecticut. 4.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Naugatuck Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202130,750-179-0.58%
202030,929-179-0.58%
201931,108-179-0.57%
201831,287-62-0.20%
201731,349-60-0.19%
201631,409-158-0.50%
201531,567-141-0.44%
201431,708-45-0.14%
201331,753-70-0.22%
201231,82340.01%
201131,819-53-0.17%
201031,8728830.28%
200030,9893640.12%
199030,6254,1691.47%
198026,4563,4221.39%
197023,0343,5231.67%
196019,5112,0561.12%
195017,4552,0671.27%
194015,3881,0730.73%
193014,315-736-0.50%
192015,0512,3291.70%
191012,7222,1811.90%
190010,5410.00%

Naugatuck Population by Year