New London County, Connecticut Population 2022

New London County, Connecticut's estimated population is 261,969 with a growth rate of -0.41% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. New London County, Connecticut is the 5th largest county in Connecticut. The 2010 Population was 274,004 and has seen a growth of -4.39% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179033,2000.00%
180034,8831,6835.07%
181034,707-176-0.50%
182035,9431,2363.56%
183042,2016,25817.41%
184044,4632,2625.36%
185051,8217,35816.55%
186061,7319,91019.12%
187066,5704,8397.84%
188073,1526,5829.89%
189076,6343,4824.76%
190082,7586,1247.99%
191091,2538,49510.26%
1920104,61113,35814.64%
1930118,96614,35513.72%
1940125,2246,2585.26%
1950144,82119,59715.65%
1960185,74540,92428.26%
1970230,34844,60324.01%
1980238,4098,0613.50%
1990254,95716,5486.94%
2010274,00419,0477.47%
2011273,037-967-0.35%
2012274,0911,0540.39%
2013272,976-1,115-0.41%
2014271,462-1,514-0.55%
2015269,636-1,826-0.67%
2016268,403-1,233-0.46%
2017267,419-984-0.37%
2018266,285-1,134-0.42%
2019265,206-1,079-0.41%
2020264,127-1,079-0.41%
2021263,048-1,079-0.41%
2022261,969-1,079-0.41%
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New London County, Connecticut Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White213,15279.87%
Black or African American15,6225.85%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,6320.61%
Asian10,8554.07%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander430.02%
Some Other Race9,3573.51%
Two or More Races16,2076.07%
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New London County, Connecticut Population by Race

New London County, Connecticut Population Pyramid 2022

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New London County, Connecticut Median Age

41.4


Total

39


Male

43.8


Female

New London County, Connecticut Adults

There are 214,861 adults, (48,749 of whom are seniors) in New London County, Connecticut.

New London County, Connecticut Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

New London County, Connecticut Sex Ratio

Female

133,150

49.89%

Male

133,718

50.11%

New London County, Connecticut Population by Age

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

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New London County, Connecticut Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All67.1%32.9%
Male56.3%43.7%
Non Family52.8%47.2%
Female49.7%50.3%

67.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

New London County, Connecticut Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All109,6162.3367.1
Married52,3972.9383.1
Male6,0222.7756.3
Female13,0812.9249.7
Non Family38,1161.2252.8

2.83

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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New London County, Connecticut Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,5112.40%
9th to 12th Grade9,0274.80%
High School Graduate53,51928.45%
Some College40,06621.30%
Associates Degree16,3098.67%
Bachelors Degree34,86918.54%
Graduate Degree29,78715.84%
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New London County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New London County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian7,7726,8713,962
White149,203141,67254,805
2+ Races6,9806,1561,848
Native American1,0721,028257
Black10,3068,7521,672
Hispanic15,72912,4862,547
Other Race5,4454,345669
Islander4343

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.98%.

New London County, Connecticut Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,437$59,872$37,099
Less Than 9th Grade$24,728$33,083$21,018
High School Graduate$37,267$46,634$29,763
Some College$41,706$57,127$32,837
Bachelors Degree$58,108$72,751$46,327
Graduate Degree$84,240$106,318$65,766

$47,437

Average Earnings

$59,872

Average Male

$37,099

Average Female

New London County, Connecticut Earnings by Educational Attainment

New London County, Connecticut Language by Age

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New London County, Connecticut Language

86.68% of New London County, Connecticut residents speak only English, while 13.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.72% of the population.

New London County, Connecticut Language

New London County, Connecticut Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black14,0132,98021.27%
Hispanic27,6564,91717.78%
Multiple15,3371,87812.24%
Islander43511.63%
Asian10,6077086.67%
White192,28311,8976.19%
Native1,525946.16%
Other2,424NaN%

8.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.79%

Male Poverty Rate

9.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New London County, Connecticut

The race most likely to be in poverty in New London County, Connecticut is Black, with 21.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New London 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 1.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.99%.

New London County, Connecticut Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.84%
High School9.31%
Some College6.96%
Bachelors or Greater3.03%

New London County, Connecticut Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.35%
Male Unemployed23.30%
Female Employed5.37%
Female Unemployed28.99%

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

New London County, Connecticut Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,831$99,719
Families$94,894$117,879
Married Families$112,341$137,197
Non Families$46,590$60,316
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Income by Household Type

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

New London County, Connecticut Married by Age and Sex

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New London 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 35-44.

New London County, Connecticut Marital Status by Race

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New London County, Connecticut Marital Status

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21,063

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4,577
First Gulf War5,120
Vietnam7,544
Korea1,573
World War II615

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342,019
35 to 544,510
55 to 644,095
65 to 745,311
75+5,128

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18,18010.68%
Black1,21810.31%
Native American13110.41%
Asian3173.60%
Other Race2583.88%
2+ Races95911.07%
Hispanic1,2987.03%

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Race

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Education

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4.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

New London County, Connecticut Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

New London County, Connecticut Employment by Age

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New London County, Connecticut Employment by Race

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New London 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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51.91%

Born in New London County, Connecticut

91.35%

Native Born

8.65%

Foreign Born

3.68%

Non Citizen

4.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.35% of New London County, Connecticut residents were born in the United States, with 51.91% having been born in Connecticut. 3.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

New London 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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