Pawcatuck, Connecticut Population 2022

5,305
map placeholder

Pawcatuck is a city located in New London County Connecticut. Pawcatuck has a 2020 population of 5,305. Pawcatuck is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,624 in 2010.

The average household income in Pawcatuck is $78,319 with a poverty rate of 5.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,030 per month, and the median house value is $250,600. The median age in Pawcatuck is 44.1 years, 42.9 years for males, and 44.8 years for females.

Pawcatuck Demographics

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

  • White: 87.64%
  • Two or more races: 6.87%
  • Black or African American: 3.48%
  • Native American: 1.15%
  • Asian: 0.86%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Pawcatuck, Connecticut is 5,305 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,305.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,624.

Pawcatuck, Connecticut Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,40387.64%
Black or African American1753.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native581.15%
Asian430.86%
Two or More Races3456.87%
Loading...

Pawcatuck Population by Race

Pawcatuck Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Pawcatuck Median Age

45.1


Total

44.8


Male

45.2


Female

Pawcatuck Adults

There are 4,022 adults, (945 of whom are seniors) in Pawcatuck.

Pawcatuck Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pawcatuck Sex Ratio

Female

2,741

54.56%

Male

2,283

45.44%

Pawcatuck Population by Age

Pawcatuck Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Pawcatuck Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All55.3%44.7%
Non Family45.2%54.8%
Male44.7%55.3%
Female7.8%92.2%

55.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pawcatuck Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3882.155.3
Married9182.8686.8
Male1612.4844.7
Female3732.587.8
Non Family9361.145.2

2.59

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

Loading...

Pawcatuck Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1393.70%
9th to 12th Grade1133.01%
High School Graduate1,25233.35%
Some College68618.27%
Associates Degree3028.04%
Bachelors Degree75320.06%
Graduate Degree50913.56%
Loading...

Pawcatuck Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pawcatuck Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian434343
White3,4023,2291,218
2+ Races60601
Native American2525
Black141108
Hispanic11670

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 100.00%.

Pawcatuck Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,988$65,597$30,393
Less Than 9th Grade$30,511$31,136$
High School Graduate$37,143$56,131$19,688
Some College$48,214$62,875$33,021
Bachelors Degree$51,845$67,163$25,357
Graduate Degree$84,400$96,090$70,690

$48,988

Average Earnings

$65,597

Average Male

$30,393

Average Female

Pawcatuck Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pawcatuck Language by Age

Loading...

Pawcatuck Language

94.14% of Pawcatuck residents speak only English, while 5.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Pawcatuck Language

Pawcatuck Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native582543.10%
Multiple3453811.01%
White4,3002074.81%
OtherNaN%

5.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.89%

Male Poverty Rate

7.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pawcatuck

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pawcatuck is Native, with 43.10% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.47%.

Pawcatuck Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.52%
High School9.50%
Some College4.76%
Bachelors or Greater0.79%

Pawcatuck Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.36%
Male Unemployed28.13%
Female Employed3.33%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pawcatuck Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pawcatuck Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$67,373$85,449
Families$75,677$99,511
Married Families$104,130-
Non Families$39,545$49,707
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Pawcatuck Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pawcatuck Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Pawcatuck 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.

Pawcatuck Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Pawcatuck Marital Status

Loading...

324

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War58
First Gulf War112
Vietnam135
Korea8
World War II

Pawcatuck Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54108
55 to 6436
65 to 74150
75+30

Pawcatuck Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White3238.61%
2+ Races12.38%

Pawcatuck Veterans by Race

Pawcatuck Veterans by Education

Loading...

4.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pawcatuck Veterans by Education

Loading...

71.6%

Labor Force Participation

69.2%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pawcatuck Employment by Age

Loading...

Pawcatuck Employment by Race

Loading...

Pawcatuck Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

33.86%

Born in Pawcatuck

95.86%

Native Born

4.14%

Foreign Born

0.38%

Non Citizen

3.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.86% of Pawcatuck residents were born in the United States, with 33.86% having been born in Connecticut. 0.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Pawcatuck Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20105,6240.00%
20115,7271031.83%
20125,8361091.90%
20135,710-126-2.16%
20145,428-282-4.94%
20155,242-186-3.43%
20165,141-101-1.93%
20174,999-142-2.76%
20185,2492505.00%
20195,305561.07%
20205,3050.00%
20215,3050.00%
20225,3050.00%

Pawcatuck Population by Year