New Milford, Connecticut Population 2021

26,569
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New Milford is a city located in Litchfield County Connecticut. New Milford has a 2020 population of 26,569. New Milford is currently declining at a rate of -0.44% annually and its population has decreased by -5.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,072 in 2010. New Milford reached it's highest population of 28,072 in 2010.

The average household income in New Milford is $113,947 with a poverty rate of 4.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,256 per month, and the median house value is $301,300. The median age in New Milford is 44 years, 42.4 years for males, and 45 years for females.

New Milford Demographics

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

  • White: 89.32%
  • Two or more races: 3.75%
  • Asian: 3.22%
  • Other race: 2.12%
  • Black or African American: 1.55%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Milford, Connecticut is 26,569 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,923.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 28,072.

New Milford, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,12889.32%
Two or More Races1,0133.75%
Asian8693.22%
Some Other Race5732.12%
Black or African American4191.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.04%
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New Milford Population by Race

New Milford Population Pyramid $2021

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New Milford Median Age

44


Total

42.4


Male

45


Female

New Milford Adults

There are 21,712 adults, (4,077 of whom are seniors) in New Milford.

New Milford Age Dependency

53.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

New Milford Sex Ratio

Female

14,045

51.99%

Male

12,969

48.01%

New Milford Population by Age

New Milford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Milford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.6%8.4%
All77.8%22.2%
Male66.2%33.8%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female54.4%45.6%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Milford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5122.5477.8
Married5,9653.191.6
Non Family3,2661.3160.5
Female9053.0554.4
Male3763.2366.2

3.04

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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New Milford Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3361.72%
9th to 12th Grade8024.10%
High School Graduate5,06725.88%
Some College3,86819.76%
Associates Degree1,6148.24%
Bachelors Degree5,19226.52%
Graduate Degree2,69913.79%
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New Milford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Milford Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White17,13416,1396,941
Hispanic1,2001,103349
Asian590551279
Other Race47643980
2+ Races407407213
Black29228582
Native American1212

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 2+ races people with a rate of 52.33%.

New Milford Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,792$63,062$38,405
Less Than 9th Grade$27,368$44,423$22,939
High School Graduate$42,301$51,071$32,264
Some College$41,257$52,896$31,535
Bachelors Degree$60,202$84,595$44,774
Graduate Degree$79,551$101,150$61,362

$48,792

Average Earnings

$63,062

Average Male

$38,405

Average Female

New Milford Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Milford Language by Age

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New Milford Language

86.01% of New Milford residents speak only English, while 13.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.98% of the population.

New Milford Language

New Milford Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,8358393.67%
Hispanic1,92920610.68%
Black41918443.91%
Multiple1,01311611.45%
Asian869384.37%
Other573223.84%

4.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.80%

Male Poverty Rate

4.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Milford

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Milford is Black, with 43.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Milford is White, with 3.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.40%.

New Milford Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.08%
High School4.88%
Some College4.20%
Bachelors or Greater2.83%

New Milford Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed16.17%
Female Unemployed5.62%
Female Employed3.24%
Male Employed1.54%

New Milford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Milford Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$89,969$113,947
Families$111,000$136,779
Married Families$118,845-
Non Families$52,883$60,794
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Income by Household Type

New Milford Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

New Milford Married by Age and Sex

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New Milford 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 35-44.

New Milford Marital Status by Race

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New Milford Marital Status

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1,198

Number of Veterans

1,133

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam519
Second Gulf War173
First Gulf War115
Korea98
World War II46

New Milford Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74383
75+329
55 to 64196
35 to 54178
18 to 34112

New Milford Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1305.73%
Hispanic14010.27%
2+ Races295.64%
Other Race214.41%
Black185.45%

New Milford Veterans by Race

New Milford Veterans by Education

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0.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Milford Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

69.5%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

New Milford Employment by Age

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New Milford Employment by Race

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New Milford 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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48.32%

Born in New Milford

89.18%

Native Born

10.82%

Foreign Born

4.53%

Non Citizen

6.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.18% of New Milford residents were born in the United States, with 48.32% having been born in Connecticut. 4.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

New Milford Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202126,569-118-0.44%
202026,687-118-0.44%
201926,805-118-0.44%
201826,923-78-0.29%
201727,001-85-0.31%
201627,086-186-0.68%
201527,272-179-0.65%
201427,451-226-0.82%
201327,677-105-0.38%
201227,782-211-0.75%
201127,993-79-0.28%
201028,0720.00%

New Milford Population by Year