Wauregan, Connecticut Population 2021

1,458
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Wauregan is a city located in Windham County Connecticut. Wauregan has a 2020 population of 1,458. Wauregan is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 21.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,205 in 2010. Wauregan reached it's highest population of 1,458 in 2019.

The average household income in Wauregan is $79,045 with a poverty rate of 17.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,129 per month, and the median house value is $160,900. The median age in Wauregan is 33.8 years, 35.1 years for males, and 31.5 years for females.

Wauregan Demographics

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

  • White: 86.49%
  • Two or more races: 7.96%
  • Native American: 3.70%
  • Black or African American: 1.85%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wauregan, Connecticut is 1,458 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,321.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,205.

Wauregan, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,26186.49%
Two or More Races1167.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native543.70%
Black or African American271.85%
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Wauregan Population by Race

Wauregan Population Pyramid $2021

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Wauregan Median Age

33.8


Total

35.1


Male

31.5


Female

Wauregan Adults

There are 937 adults, (53 of whom are seniors) in Wauregan.

Wauregan Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Wauregan Sex Ratio

Female

875

60.01%

Male

583

39.99%

Wauregan Population by Age

Wauregan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wauregan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
Married70.3%29.7%
All55.1%44.9%
Female8.6%91.4%
Male0%100%

55.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wauregan Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4523.2355.1
Married2663.4170.3
Female933.358.6
Non Family541.78100
Male393.690

3.32

Average Family Size

3.23

Average Household Size

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Wauregan Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade12714.55%
High School Graduate33538.37%
Some College24227.72%
Associates Degree586.64%
Bachelors Degree738.36%
Graduate Degree384.35%
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Wauregan Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wauregan Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White77067993
Native American404018
Hispanic36
2+ Races36
Black2727

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 native american people with a rate of 45.00%.

Wauregan Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,398$50,859$26,531
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$36,310$45,349$
Some College$35,000$59,188$26,350
Bachelors Degree$36,763$$
Graduate Degree$82,262$$

$36,398

Average Earnings

$50,859

Average Male

$26,531

Average Female

Wauregan Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wauregan Language by Age

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Wauregan Language

93.75% of Wauregan residents speak only English, while 6.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.25% of the population.

Wauregan Language

Wauregan Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,2611229.67%
Multiple1168573.28%
Hispanic8585100.00%
Native5454100.00%

17.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.52%

Male Poverty Rate

21.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wauregan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wauregan is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wauregan is White, with 9.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.13%.

Wauregan Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.35%
Bachelors or Greater16.22%
Some College14.00%
High School11.04%

Wauregan Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed11.25%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.93%

Wauregan Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wauregan Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$80,119$79,045
Families$81,429$79,916
Married Families$95,769-
Non Families$51,250$52,391
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Income by Household Type

Wauregan Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wauregan Married by Age and Sex

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Wauregan 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 Over 65.

Wauregan Marital Status by Race

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Wauregan Marital Status

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57

Number of Veterans

57

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War28
Vietnam14
World War II8
Korea
Second Gulf War

Wauregan Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5420
75+15
55 to 6415
65 to 747
18 to 34

Wauregan Veterans by Age

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Wauregan Veterans by Race

Wauregan Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wauregan Veterans by Education

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73.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.7%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Wauregan Employment by Age

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Wauregan Employment by Race

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Wauregan 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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70.23%

Born in Wauregan

99.45%

Native Born

0.55%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.55%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.45% of Wauregan residents were born in the United States, with 70.23% having been born in Connecticut. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wauregan Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,4580.00%
20201,4580.00%
20191,45813710.37%
20181,321-60-4.34%
20171,381352.60%
20161,346-82-5.74%
20151,42821818.02%
20141,210-28-2.26%
20131,238-35-2.75%
20121,2731028.71%
20111,171-34-2.82%
20101,2050.00%

Wauregan Population by Year