New Haven County, Connecticut Population 2022

New Haven County, Connecticut's estimated population is 848,115 with a growth rate of -0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New Haven County, Connecticut is the 4th largest county in Connecticut. The 2010 Population was 863,357 and has seen a growth of -1.77% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179030,8300.00%
180032,1621,3324.32%
181037,0644,90215.24%
182039,6162,5526.89%
183043,8474,23110.68%
184048,5824,73510.80%
185065,58817,00635.00%
186097,34531,75748.42%
1870121,25723,91224.56%
1880156,52335,26629.08%
1890209,05852,53533.56%
1900269,16360,10528.75%
1910337,28268,11925.31%
1920415,21477,93223.11%
1930463,44948,23511.62%
1940484,31620,8674.50%
1950545,78461,46812.69%
1960660,315114,53120.98%
1970744,94884,63312.82%
1980761,33716,3892.20%
1990804,21942,8825.63%
2010863,35759,1387.35%
2011863,8715140.06%
2012864,5666950.08%
2013862,820-1,746-0.20%
2014862,885650.01%
2015860,186-2,699-0.31%
2016857,901-2,285-0.27%
2017857,748-153-0.02%
2018856,971-777-0.09%
2019854,757-2,214-0.26%
2020852,543-2,214-0.26%
2021850,329-2,214-0.26%
2022848,115-2,214-0.26%
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New Haven County, Connecticut Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White612,87771.62%
Black or African American116,36813.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,5550.18%
Asian34,6624.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1530.02%
Some Other Race50,9125.95%
Two or More Races39,2064.58%
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New Haven County, Connecticut Population by Race

New Haven County, Connecticut Population Pyramid 2022

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New Haven County, Connecticut Median Age

40.5


Total

38.6


Male

42.1


Female

New Haven County, Connecticut Adults

There are 682,716 adults, (148,857 of whom are seniors) in New Haven County, Connecticut.

New Haven County, Connecticut Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

New Haven County, Connecticut Sex Ratio

Female

443,329

51.81%

Male

412,404

48.19%

New Haven County, Connecticut Population by Age

New Haven County, Connecticut Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Haven County, Connecticut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.6%17.4%
All62.1%37.9%
Male55.2%44.8%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female42.4%57.6%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Haven County, Connecticut Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All332,7652.4962.1
Married145,6453.2182.6
Male15,9163.2755.2
Female46,6103.3242.4
Non Family124,5941.2346.5

3.15

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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New Haven County, Connecticut Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade24,2934.06%
9th to 12th Grade33,4985.60%
High School Graduate179,78130.06%
Some College101,81917.02%
Associates Degree43,4807.27%
Bachelors Degree113,61919.00%
Graduate Degree101,57016.98%
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New Haven County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Haven County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian23,68621,58715,811
White403,724379,584166,131
Islander12010848
2+ Races17,25415,0025,028
Black74,26665,43616,497
Hispanic89,00166,54513,672
Native American838625109
Other Race31,43422,2663,785

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 66.75%.

New Haven County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,475$55,371$42,214
Less Than 9th Grade$27,172$31,843$22,123
High School Graduate$37,119$43,629$30,377
Some College$42,168$51,743$37,087
Bachelors Degree$61,731$72,391$52,395
Graduate Degree$79,213$94,056$69,847

$49,475

Average Earnings

$55,371

Average Male

$42,214

Average Female

New Haven County, Connecticut Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Haven County, Connecticut Language by Age

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New Haven County, Connecticut Language

77.83% of New Haven County, Connecticut residents speak only English, while 22.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.13% of the population.

New Haven County, Connecticut Language

New Haven County, Connecticut Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,45033623.17%
Hispanic155,28631,95120.58%
Black112,18322,39219.96%
Islander1532214.38%
Multiple38,1365,42014.21%
Asian33,1773,2179.70%
White513,61233,9096.60%
Other10,801NaN%

11.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.92%

Male Poverty Rate

12.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Haven County, Connecticut

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Haven County, Connecticut is Native, with 23.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Haven County, Connecticut is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.46%.

New Haven County, Connecticut Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.73%
High School11.75%
Some College7.84%
Bachelors or Greater4.38%

New Haven County, Connecticut Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.30%
Male Unemployed25.09%
Female Employed5.87%
Female Unemployed29.14%

New Haven County, Connecticut Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Haven County, Connecticut Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,370$97,361
Families$92,508$118,089
Married Families$113,807$140,837
Non Families$42,248$59,193
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Income by Household Type

New Haven County, Connecticut Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

New Haven County, Connecticut Married by Age and Sex

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New Haven County, Connecticut 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 45-54.

New Haven County, Connecticut Marital Status by Race

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New Haven County, Connecticut Marital Status

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36,972

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War5,469
First Gulf War4,522
Vietnam13,157
Korea4,673
World War II1,572

New Haven County, Connecticut Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342,629
35 to 546,452
55 to 645,495
65 to 7410,093
75+12,303

New Haven County, Connecticut Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White31,8746.30%
Black3,5634.08%
Native American302.67%
Asian3951.43%
Islander1714.17%
Other Race5261.43%
2+ Races5672.44%
Hispanic2,7042.50%

New Haven County, Connecticut Veterans by Race

New Haven County, Connecticut Veterans by Education

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5.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Haven County, Connecticut Veterans by Education

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.9%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

New Haven County, Connecticut Employment by Age

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New Haven County, Connecticut Employment by Race

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New Haven County, Connecticut 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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60.48%

Born in New Haven County, Connecticut

86.97%

Native Born

13.03%

Foreign Born

6.03%

Non Citizen

7.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.97% of New Haven County, Connecticut residents were born in the United States, with 60.48% having been born in Connecticut. 6.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

New Haven County, Connecticut Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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