Willimantic is a city located in Windham County Connecticut. Willimantic has a 2020 population of 17,358. It is also the county seat of Windham County. Willimantic is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,737 in 2010.
The average household income in Willimantic is $49,942 with a poverty rate of 30.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $881 per month, and the median house value is $151,500. The median age in Willimantic is 28.5 years, 27.5 years for males, and 29.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Willimanticwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 92.06%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.15%.
56.41% of Willimantic residents speak only English, while 43.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.09% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Willimantic is Asian, with 52.06% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Willimantic is Multiple, with 16.45% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.16%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Willimantic
88.35% of Willimantic residents were born in the United States, with 52.03% having been born in Connecticut. 8.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.