New London County (South) PUMA, CT

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Population

133,140

0.398% decline

Median Household Income

$67,237

2.19% growth

Number of Employees

67,070

0.289% growth

Median Property Value

$272,400

0.0734% decline

About

In 2017, New London County (South) PUMA, CT had a population of 133k people with a median age of N/A and a median household income of $67,237. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT declined from 133,672 to 133,140, a -0.398% decrease and its median household income grew from $65,795 to $67,237, a 2.19% increase.

The population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT is 73.5% White Alone, 13.3% Hispanic or Latino, and 5.82% Black or African American Alone. 15.1% of the people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT speak a non-English language, and 96.2% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are Connecticut College (558 degrees awarded in 2016), United States Coast Guard Academy (219 degrees), and Mitchell College (151 degrees).

The median property value in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is $272,400, and the homeownership rate is 61%. Most people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is 2 cars per household.

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Economy

The economy of New London County (South) PUMA, CT employs 67.1k people. The largest industries in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are Ship & boat building (4,305 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,302 people), and U. S. Navy (4,046 people), and the highest paying industries are Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($233,496), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($192,667), and Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($159,990).

Median household income in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is $67,237. Males in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have an average income that is 1.27 times higher than the average income of females, which is $57,969. The income inequality in New London County (South) PUMA, CT (measured using the Gini index) is 0.492, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$67,237

2017 value

± $2,311

2.19%

1 Year Growth

± 4.51%

Households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have a median annual income of $67,237, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $65,795 in 2016, which represents a 2.19% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$73,376

Average Male Salary

± $11,207

$57,969

Average Female Salary

± $9,295

In 2017, full-time male employees in New London County (South) PUMA, CT made 1.27 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $59,135 ± $7,497

  2. Asian

    $58,937 ± $25,549

  3. Black

    $45,323 ± $28,602

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New London County (South) PUMA, CT workers was White. These workers were paid 1 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.492

2017 Wage GINI

0.491

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 0.492 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.25% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for New London County (South) PUMA, CT was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in New London County (South) PUMA, CT in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2017, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT with a value of $146,739, followed by Stamford & Greenwich Towns PUMA, CT and Norwalk, Westport & Darien Towns PUMA, CT, with respective values of $101,764 and $100,341.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in New London County (South) PUMA, CT colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in New London County (South) PUMA, CT (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Males 6 - 11.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    8,928 ± 666

  2. Hispanic

    5,055 ± 567

  3. Black

    1,747 ± 351

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

67.1k

2017 Value

0.289%

1 Year growth

± 0.289%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in New London County (South) PUMA, CT grew at a rate of 0.289%, from 66.9k employees to 67.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, are Military enlisted tactical operations & air/weapons specialists & crew members (2,798 people), Miscellaneous managers (1,989 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,877 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of New London County (South) PUMA, CT.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of New London County (South) PUMA, CT, by number of employees, are Military enlisted tactical operations & air/weapons specialists & crew members (2,798 people), Miscellaneous managers (1,989 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,877 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, New London County (South) PUMA, CT has an unusually high number of residents working as Marine engineers & naval architects (153 times higher than expected), Military enlisted tactical operations & air/weapons specialists & crew members (36.3 times), and Military, rank not specified (13.4 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of New London County (South) PUMA, CT, by average salary, are Dentists ($417,540), Chief executives & legislators ($226,084), and Personal financial advisors ($189,106).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

67.1k

2017 Value

0.289%

1 Year growth

± 0.289%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in New London County (South) PUMA, CT grew at a rate of 0.289%, from 66.9k employees to 67.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, are Ship & boat building (4,305 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,302 people), and U. S. Navy (4,046 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of New London County (South) PUMA, CT, though some of these residents may live in New London County (South) PUMA, CT and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, by number of employees, are Ship & boat building (4,305 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,302 people), and U. S. Navy (4,046 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, New London County (South) PUMA, CT has an unusually high number of U. S Coast Guard (143 times higher than expected), Ship & boat building (50.9 times), and U. S. Navy (38.5 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, by average salary, are Periodical, book, & directory publishers ($233,496), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($192,667), and Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($159,990).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Connecticut to other states, or from other states to Connecticut.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $34.1B

  2. $20.4B

  3. $16.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Connecticut product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $34.1B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($20.4B) and Motorized vehicles ($16.1B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$198B

2015 Value

$307B

Projected 2045 Value

54.9% growth

In 2015, total outbound Connecticut trade was $198B. This is expected to increase 54.9% to $307B by 2045.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Connecticut to other states, or from other states to Connecticut.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25B

  2. $20.8B

  3. $11.9B

In 2015, the top outbound Connecticut domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $25B, followed by Massachusetts with $20.8B and New Jersey and $11.9B.

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Health

94.5% of the population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT has health coverage, with 47% on employee plans, 16.6% on Medicaid, 12.6% on Medicare, 13.7% on non-group plans, and 4.56% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of New London County (South) PUMA, CT was $9,859 in 2014. This is a 3.59% increase from the previous year ($9,517).

Primary care physicians in New London County (South) PUMA, CT see 1180 patients per year on average, which represents a 0% change from the previous year (1180 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1184 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 288 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Windham County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (10.3%). Additionally, Windham County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (29.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,180 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Connecticut see an average of 1,180 patients per year. This represents a 0% change from the previous year (1,180 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$9,859

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,187

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,058

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,964

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Connecticut (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.59%, from $9,517 to $9,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.53%

Uninsured

47%

Employer Coverage

16.6%

Medicaid

12.6%

Medicare

13.7%

Non-Group

4.56%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in New London County (South) PUMA, CT stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 5.53%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 10.3% prevalence

  2. 9.5% prevalence

  3. 9% prevalence

Windham County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Connecticut, at 10.3%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Connecticut by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

New London County (South) PUMA, CT is home to a population of 133k people, from which 96.2% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT is composed of 97.9k White Alone residents (73.5%), 17.7k Hispanic or Latino residents (13.3%), 7.75k Black or African American Alone residents (5.82%), 5.03k Asian Alone residents (3.78%), 4.29k Two or More Races residents (3.23%), 241 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.181%), 169 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.127%), and 49 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0368%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are Spanish (10,943 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,284 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (806 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

40

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.6

46

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.4

In N/A, the median age of all people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was N/A. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 46. But people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are getting N/A. In N/A, the average age of all New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents was N/A.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

9.05%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

12.1k people

As of 2017, N/A% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 9.05%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Philippines

    901 ± 734 people

  2. India

    811 ± 697 people

  3. China

    802 ± 693 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Philippines, the natal country of 901 New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents, followed by India with 811 and China with 802.

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Citizenship

96.2%

2017 Citizenship

96.1%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 96.2% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 96.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    97.9k ± 903

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    17.7k ± 1.4k

  3. Black or African American Alone

    7.75k ± 676

In 2017, there were 5.52 times more White Alone residents (97.9k people) in New London County (South) PUMA, CT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 17.7k Hispanic or Latino and 7.75k Black or African American Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in New London County (South) PUMA, CT as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    10,943 speakers (8.61%)

  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)

    1,284 speakers (1.01%)

  3. French (Incl. Cajun)

    806 speakers (0.634%)

15.1% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Spanish. 8.61% of the overall population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT are native Spanish speakers. 1.01% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 0.634% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    3,446 ± 291

  2. Gulf War (2001-)

    2,217 ± 341

  3. Korea

    1,165 ± 161

New London County (South) PUMA, CT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.55 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT awarded 1,113 degrees. The student population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT is skewed towards women, with 2,161 male students and 2,311 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are White (737 and 69.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (103 and 9.68%), Unknown (74 and 6.95%), and Black or African American (66 and 6.2%).

The largest universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT by number of degrees awarded are Connecticut College (558 and 50.1%), United States Coast Guard Academy (219 and 19.7%), and Mitchell College (151 and 13.6%).

The most popular majors in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are General Business Administration & Management (116 and 10.4%), Massage Therapy (75 and 6.74%), and General Psychology (73 and 6.56%).

The median tuition costs in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are $40,255 for private four year colleges, and $11,224 and $33,016 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 67 degrees awarded

  2. 116 degrees awarded

  3. 69 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was General Economics with 67 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 558 degrees awarded

  2. 219 degrees awarded

  3. 151 degrees awarded

$11,224

Median In-State Public

$40,255

Median Private

In 2016, the New London County (South) PUMA, CT institution with the largest number of graduating students was Connecticut College with 558 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

401

Degrees Awarded to Men

712

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 401 men were awarded degrees from institutions in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, which is 0.563 times less than the 712 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    737 degrees awarded

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    103 degrees awarded

  3. Unknown

    74 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in New London County (South) PUMA, CT were to White students. These 737 degrees mean that there were 7.16 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 103 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was $272,400 in 2017, which is 1.25 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $272,600 to $272,400, a 0.0734% decrease. The homeownership rate in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is 61%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have an average commute time of 19.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$67,237

Median Household Income

± $2,311

54.7k

Number of Households

± 1,447

In 2017, the median household income of the 54.7k households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT grew to $67,237 from the previous year's value of $65,795.

The following chart displays the households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$272,400

2017 Median

± $4,335

$272,600

2016 Median

± $4,886

In 2017, the median property value in New London County (South) PUMA, CT declined from to $272,400 from the previous year's value of $272,600.

The following charts display, first, the property values in New London County (South) PUMA, CT compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In New London County (South) PUMA, CT the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In New London County (South) PUMA, CT the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

61%

2017 Homeownership

60.5%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 61% of the housing units in New London County (South) PUMA, CT were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 60.5%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in New London County (South) PUMA, CT compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

19.5 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have a shorter commute time (19.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 1.94% of the workforce in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    76.1%

  2. Carpooled

    7.92%

  3. Worked At Home

    6.75%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Drove Alone (76.1%), followed by those who Carpooled (7.92%) and those who Worked At Home (6.75%).

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