Niantic, Connecticut Population 2021

2,935
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Niantic is a city located in New London County Connecticut. Niantic has a 2020 population of 2,935. Niantic is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,114 in 2010.

The average household income in Niantic is $105,480 with a poverty rate of 9.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,218 per month, and the median house value is $294,200. The median age in Niantic is 55.3 years, 55.4 years for males, and 54.9 years for females.

Niantic Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Nianticwas:

  • White: 93.39%
  • Two or more races: 6.13%
  • Asian: 0.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.14%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Niantic, Connecticut is 2,935 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,935.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,114.

Niantic, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,74193.39%
Two or More Races1806.13%
Asian100.34%
Black or African American40.14%
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Niantic Population by Race

Niantic Population Pyramid $2021

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Niantic Median Age

55.3


Total

55.4


Male

54.9


Female

Niantic Adults

There are 2,607 adults, (888 of whom are seniors) in Niantic.

Niantic Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

51.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Niantic Sex Ratio

Female

1,577

53.73%

Male

1,358

46.27%

Niantic Population by Age

Niantic Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Niantic Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female42.5%57.5%
Non Family50%50%
All65.8%34.2%
Married86.6%13.4%
Male100%0%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Niantic Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4571.9865.8
Non Family6821.2150
Married6352.586.6
Female1273.2842.5
Male134100

2.51

Average Family Size

1.98

Average Household Size

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Niantic Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.32%
9th to 12th Grade953.86%
High School Graduate47919.45%
Some College52321.23%
Associates Degree1867.55%
Bachelors Degree57323.26%
Graduate Degree59924.32%
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Niantic Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Niantic Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,3482,2551,147
2+ Races777725
Hispanic2424
Asian10
Black44

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 white people with a rate of 48.85%.

Niantic Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,495$58,850$31,280
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$26,786$30,125$22,083
Some College$$62,537$23,889
Bachelors Degree$42,353$77,760$32,401
Graduate Degree$80,694$94,063$68,750

$41,495

Average Earnings

$58,850

Average Male

$31,280

Average Female

Niantic Earnings by Educational Attainment

Niantic Language by Age

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Niantic Language

94.23% of Niantic residents speak only English, while 5.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.22% of the population.

Niantic Language

Niantic Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6682097.83%
Multiple1806837.78%
Hispanic1063331.13%

9.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.12%

Male Poverty Rate

9.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Niantic

The race most likely to be in poverty in Niantic is Multiple, with 37.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Niantic is White, with 7.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.19%.

Niantic Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College7.79%
High School7.19%
Bachelors or Greater6.79%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Niantic Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed67.80%
Female Employed7.06%
Male Employed3.74%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Niantic Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Niantic Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,375$105,480
Families$98,882$140,079
Married Families$143,125-
Non Families$51,250$61,127
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Income by Household Type

Niantic Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Niantic Married by Age and Sex

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Niantic Marriage

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

Niantic Marital Status by Race

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Niantic Marital Status

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360

Number of Veterans

309

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam114
First Gulf War76
Second Gulf War70
Korea26
World War II25

Niantic Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+104
65 to 7491
35 to 5478
55 to 6476
18 to 3411

Niantic Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White35614.65%
Hispanic2432.88%
Black4100.00%

Niantic Veterans by Race

Niantic Veterans by Education

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3.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Niantic Veterans by Education

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66.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Niantic Employment by Age

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Niantic Employment by Race

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Niantic 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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63.61%

Born in Niantic

94.38%

Native Born

5.62%

Foreign Born

1.67%

Non Citizen

3.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.38% of Niantic residents were born in the United States, with 63.61% having been born in Connecticut. 1.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Niantic Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,9350.00%
20202,9350.00%
20192,935632.19%
20182,872-46-1.58%
20172,918-124-4.08%
20163,042371.23%
20153,005-27-0.89%
20143,032150.50%
20133,017431.45%
20122,9741465.16%
20112,828-286-9.18%
20103,1140.00%

Niantic Population by Year