Wethersfield, Connecticut Population 2022

26,171
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Wethersfield is a city located in Hartford County Connecticut. Wethersfield has a 2020 population of 26,171. Wethersfield is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,668 in 2010.

The average household income in Wethersfield is $108,251 with a poverty rate of 5.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,093 per month, and the median house value is $257,200. The median age in Wethersfield is 44.5 years, 42.1 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Wethersfield Demographics

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

  • White: 83.63%
  • Black or African American: 6.27%
  • Two or more races: 3.97%
  • Asian: 3.35%
  • Other race: 2.70%
  • Native American: 0.08%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wethersfield, Connecticut is 26,171 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,171.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,668.

Wethersfield, Connecticut Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,80183.63%
Black or African American1,6346.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.08%
Asian8733.35%
Some Other Race7052.70%
Two or More Races1,0353.97%
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Wethersfield Population by Race

Wethersfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Wethersfield Median Age

44.7


Total

43.2


Male

46.4


Female

Wethersfield Adults

There are 21,023 adults, (5,329 of whom are seniors) in Wethersfield.

Wethersfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wethersfield Sex Ratio

Female

13,524

51.88%

Male

12,544

48.12%

Wethersfield Population by Age

Wethersfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wethersfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
All78.7%21.3%
Male76.2%23.8%
Female64%36%
Non Family63.4%36.6%

78.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wethersfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9292.3878.7
Married5,6562.9891.9
Male4293.3576.2
Female1,1063.0164
Non Family3,7381.1863.4

2.96

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Wethersfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6543.46%
9th to 12th Grade5923.13%
High School Graduate4,99526.44%
Some College2,57013.60%
Associates Degree1,1506.09%
Bachelors Degree4,80625.44%
Graduate Degree4,12821.85%
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Wethersfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wethersfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian509509292
White15,49514,7447,727
Native American20208
Hispanic1,4771,012461
2+ Races449360140
Black1,1781,155332
Other Race541266102

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 57.37%.

Wethersfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,803$72,197$52,137
Less Than 9th Grade$26,342$$25,893
High School Graduate$46,781$53,770$32,877
Some College$49,893$67,415$41,364
Bachelors Degree$68,243$78,388$56,528
Graduate Degree$86,938$98,589$80,686

$61,803

Average Earnings

$72,197

Average Male

$52,137

Average Female

Wethersfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wethersfield Language by Age

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Wethersfield Language

78.35% of Wethersfield residents speak only English, while 21.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 13.45% of the population.

Wethersfield Language

Wethersfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native20840.00%
Hispanic2,27556424.79%
Black1,63321112.92%
Asian87311112.71%
White20,6927363.56%
Other146NaN%
Multiple1,03413112.67%

5.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.86%

Male Poverty Rate

5.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wethersfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wethersfield is Native, with 40.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wethersfield is Multiple, with 12.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.01%.

Wethersfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.34%
High School7.73%
Some College4.54%
Bachelors or Greater2.40%

Wethersfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.59%
Male Unemployed49.72%
Female Employed3.38%
Female Unemployed18.09%

Wethersfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wethersfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$90,881$109,841
Families$113,340$132,221
Married Families$123,654-
Non Families$47,970$64,047
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Income by Household Type

Wethersfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wethersfield Married by Age and Sex

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Wethersfield 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 55-64.

Wethersfield Marital Status by Race

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Wethersfield Marital Status

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1,047

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War143
First Gulf War82
Vietnam357
Korea133
World War II56

Wethersfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3481
35 to 54136
55 to 64125
65 to 74384
75+321

Wethersfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9045.08%
Black1037.60%
Native American840.00%
Asian101.71%
Other Race223.79%
Hispanic221.36%

Wethersfield Veterans by Race

Wethersfield Veterans by Education

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9.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wethersfield Veterans by Education

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68.2%

Labor Force Participation

65%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wethersfield Employment by Age

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Wethersfield Employment by Race

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Wethersfield 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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66.33%

Born in Wethersfield

85.97%

Native Born

14.03%

Foreign Born

3.53%

Non Citizen

10.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.97% of Wethersfield residents were born in the United States, with 66.33% having been born in Connecticut. 3.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wethersfield Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201026,6680.00%
201126,641-27-0.10%
201226,670290.11%
201326,590-80-0.30%
201426,579-11-0.04%
201526,510-69-0.26%
201626,396-114-0.43%
201726,395-1-0.00%
201826,267-128-0.48%
201926,171-96-0.37%
202026,1710.00%
202126,1710.00%
202226,1710.00%

Wethersfield Population by Year