New London County (South) PUMA, CT

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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Population
132,307
0.626% 1-year decline
US Senator
Richard Blumenthal
Democratic Party
US Senator
Chris Murphy
Democratic Party
Median Age
41

Poverty Rate
11.8%

Median Household Income
$69,957
4.05% 1-year growth
Median Property Value
$275,200
1.03% 1-year growth
Number of Employees
66,091
0.564% 1-year decline

About

In 2018, New London County (South) PUMA, CT had a population of 132k people with a median age of 41 and a median household income of $69,957. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT declined from 133,140 to 132,307, a -0.626% decrease and its median household income grew from $67,237 to $69,957, a 4.05% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are White (Non-Hispanic) (73.3%), White (Hispanic) (6.01%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.97%), Other (Hispanic) (5.41%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.29%). 15.1% of the people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT speak a non-English language, and 95.8% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are Connecticut College (518 degrees awarded in 2019), United States Coast Guard Academy (241 degrees), and Mitchell College (125 degrees).

In 2018, the median property value in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was $275,200, and the homeownership rate was 61%. Most people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 2 cars per household.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Connecticut, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Connecticut (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
Y-Axis
-5.78%
Year-over-year decline
Employment change between November 2019 and November 2020

As of November 2020, there are 145M people employed in Connecticut. This represents a -5.78% decrease in employment when compared to November 2019.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Connecticut.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Connecticut across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Connecticut went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 54.6% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (40.9%), followed by Gary Johnson (2.96%). The most partisan county was Hartford County, CT with 59.1% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy are the senators currently representing the state of Connecticut. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Connecticut is currently represented by 5 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Connecticut
54.6% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Connecticut
  1. 59.1% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 57.9% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  3. 54.4% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Connecticut was Hartford County, CT with 59.1% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

The following map shows the counties in Connecticut colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Connecticut

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Richard Blumenthal
Senator from Connecticut3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Chris Murphy
Senator from Connecticut1
Assumed office on January 3, 2013

Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy are the senators currently representing Connecticut.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Connecticut over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Connecticut

Connecticut is currently represented by 5 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Connecticut have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Diversity

New London County (South) PUMA, CT is home to a population of 132k people, from which 95.8% are citizens. As of 2018, 9.11% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents were born outside of the country (12k people).

In 2018, there were 12.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (97k people) in New London County (South) PUMA, CT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.95k White (Hispanic) and 7.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are Spanish (11,480 speakers), Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (990 speakers), and French (Incl. Cajun) (795 speakers).

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in New London County (South) PUMA, CT
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    97k ± 1.12k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    7.95k ± 910
  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    7.9k ± 591
13.7%
Hispanic Population
18.2k people

In 2018, there were 12.2 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (97k people) in New London County (South) PUMA, CT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 7.95k White (Hispanic) and 7.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

13.7% of the people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are hispanic (18.2k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races 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
    11,480 speakers (9.1%)
  2. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    990 speakers (0.785%)
  3. French (Incl. Cajun)
    795 speakers (0.63%)

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 21.9%. In 2018, the most common non-English language spoken in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Spanish. 9.1% of the overall population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT are native Spanish speakers. 0.785% speak Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) and 0.63% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

9.11%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
12k people
9.05%
2016 Foreign-Born Population
12.1k people

As of 2018, 9.11% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents (12k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than 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 increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
46
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 2.1

In 2018, the median age of all people in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 41. 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 getting older. In 2017, the average age of all New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents was 41.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Dominican Republic
    1,444 ± 928 people
  2. Philippines
    1,195 ± 845 people
  3. India
    858 ± 717 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Dominican Republic, the natal country of 1,444 New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents, followed by Philippines with 1,195 and India with 858.

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Citizenship

95.8%
2018 Citizenship
96.2%
2017 Citizenship

As of 2018, 95.8% of New London County (South) PUMA, CT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.2%. In 2017, the percentage of US citizens in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 96.2%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,219 ± 239
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    2,197 ± 364
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,166 ± 207

New London County (South) PUMA, CT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.47 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in New London County (South) PUMA, CT is $69,957. In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT with a value of $163,105, followed by Stratford, Shelton, Trumbull, Newtown & Monroe Towns PUMA, CT and Norwalk, Westport & Darien Towns PUMA, CT, with respective values of $104,111 and $102,525.

Males in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have an average income that is 1.25 times higher than the average income of females, which is $60,946. The income inequality in New London County (South) PUMA, CT (measured using the Gini index) is 0.49, which is higher than than the national average.

The economy of New London County (South) PUMA, CT employs 66.1k people. The largest industries in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are Ship & boat building (4,518 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,208 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,015 people), and the highest paying industries are Sewage treatment facilities ($263,081), Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($162,786), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($161,536).

Wages

Median Household Income

$69,957
2018 value
± $2,015
4.05%
1 Year Growth
± 4.31%

Households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have a median annual income of $69,957, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $67,237 in 2017, which represents a 4.05% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$76,479
Average Male Salary in New London County (South) PUMA, CT
± $11,489
$60,946
Average Female Salary in New London County (South) PUMA, CT
± $9,114

In 2019, full-time male employees in New London County (South) PUMA, CT made 1.25 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in New London County (South) PUMA, CT by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in New London County (South) PUMA, CT
  1. Asian
    $65,815 ± $28,575
  2. White
    $61,614 ± $7,711
  3. Black
    $35,638 ± $12,011

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of New London County (South) PUMA, CT workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.07 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in New London County (South) PUMA, CT.

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Wage Distribution

0.49
2019 Wage GINI in New London County (South) PUMA, CT
0.493
2018 Wage GINI in New London County (South) PUMA, CT

In 2019, the income inequality in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was 0.49 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.65% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for New London County (South) PUMA, CT was higher than than the national average of 0.478. 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 2018, 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 $163,105, followed by Stratford, Shelton, Trumbull, Newtown & Monroe Towns PUMA, CT and Norwalk, Westport & Darien Towns PUMA, CT, with respective values of $104,111 and $102,525.

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

11.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in New London County (South) PUMA, CT (14.5k out of 123k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 13.1%. 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
    8,458 ± 645
  2. Hispanic
    5,158 ± 572
  3. Other
    2,864 ± 463

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 Other.

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

66.1k
2019 Value
-0.564%
1 Year decline
± -0.564%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in New London County (South) PUMA, CT declined at a rate of -0.564%, from 66.5k employees to 66.1k 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 (2,633 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,821 people), and Retail salespersons (1,619 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 (2,633 people), Elementary & middle school teachers (1,821 people), and Retail salespersons (1,619 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 (160 times higher than expected), Military enlisted tactical operations & air/weapons specialists & crew members (34.7 times), and Sailors & marine oilers, & ship engineers (11 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 ($293,766), Chief executives & legislators ($226,020), and Physicians ($194,041).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

66.1k
2019 Value
-0.564%
1 Year decline
± -0.564%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in New London County (South) PUMA, CT declined at a rate of -0.564%, from 66.5k employees to 66.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, are Ship & boat building (4,518 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,208 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,015 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 (4,518 people), Elementary & secondary schools (4,208 people), and Restaurants & Food Services (4,015 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 (98.9 times higher than expected), Ship & boat building (56.3 times), and U. S. Navy (35.3 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, by average salary, are Sewage treatment facilities ($263,081), Pharmaceutical & medicine manufacturing ($162,786), and Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($161,536).

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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).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Connecticut products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$198B
2015 Value in Connecticut
$307B
Projected 2045 Value in Connecticut
54.9% growth

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

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Connecticut trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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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.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Connecticut shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Education

In 2019, universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT awarded 884 degrees. The student population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT is skewed towards women, with 1,990 male students and 2,141 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are White (607 and 72%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (67 and 7.95%), Asian (55 and 6.52%), and Black or African American (51 and 6.05%).

The largest universities in New London County (South) PUMA, CT by number of degrees awarded are Connecticut College (518 and 58.6%), United States Coast Guard Academy (241 and 27.3%), and Mitchell College (125 and 14.1%).

The most popular majors in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are General Political Science & Government (85 and 9.62%), General Psychology (55 and 6.22%), and General Business Administration & Management (52 and 5.88%).

The median tuition costs in New London County (South) PUMA, CT are $44,270 for private four year colleges, and $13,798 and $36,466 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 52 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 85 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 55 degree-majorss awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was General Business Administration & Management with 52 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in New London County (South) PUMA, CT according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 518 degrees awarded
  2. 241 degrees awarded
  3. 125 degrees awarded
$13,798
Median In-State Public
$44,270
Median Private

In 2019, the New London County (South) PUMA, CT institution with the largest number of graduating students was Connecticut College with 518 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

404
Degrees Awarded to Men
480
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 404 men were awarded degrees from institutions in New London County (South) PUMA, CT, which is 0.842 times less than the 480 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
    607 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    67 degrees awarded
  3. Asian
    55 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was White students. These 607 degrees mean that there were 9.06 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 67 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in New London County (South) PUMA, CT was $275,200 in 2018, which is 1.2 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2017 and 2018 the median property value increased from $272,400 to $275,200, a 1.03% increase. 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 19.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. 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.

Housing

Property Value

$275,200
2018 Median
± $5,656
$272,400
2017 Median
± $4,335

In 2018, the median property value in New London County (South) PUMA, CT grew to to $275,200 from the previous year's value of $272,400.

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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Household Income

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$69,957
Median Household Income
± $2,015
54.1k
Number of Households
± 1,400

In 2018, the median household income of the 54.1k households in New London County (South) PUMA, CT grew to $69,957 from the previous year's value of $67,237.

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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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%
2018 Homeownership
61%
2017 Homeownership

In 2018, 61% of the housing units in New London County (South) PUMA, CT were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 61%.

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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Commute Time

19.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in New London County (South) PUMA, CT have a shorter commute time (19.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.3 minutes). Additionally, 1.91% 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 Commute in 2018
  1. Drove Alone (75.7%)
  2. Carpooled (8.38%)
  3. Worked At Home (6.85%)

In 2018, 75.7% of workers in New London County (South) PUMA, CT drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (8.38%) and those who worked at home (6.85%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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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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Health

95.6% of the population of New London County (South) PUMA, CT has health coverage, with 45.9% on employee plans, 17.5% on Medicaid, 13.1% on Medicare, 14.4% on non-group plans, and 4.6% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Connecticut was $9,859 in 2014. This is a 3.59% increase from the previous year ($9,517).

Primary care physicians in Connecticut see 1183 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.58% decrease from the previous year (1202 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1139 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 242 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Windham County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (11%). Additionally, Windham County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (31%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,183 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Connecticut

Primary care physicians in Connecticut see an average of 1,183 patients per year. This represents a 1.58% decrease from the previous year (1,202 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Connecticut in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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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%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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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%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Connecticut.
$9,859
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Connecticut
$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

4.42%
Uninsured
45.9%
Employer Coverage
17.5%
Medicaid
13.1%
Medicare
14.4%
Non-Group
4.6%
Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2018, the percent of uninsured citizens in New London County (South) PUMA, CT declined by 20.1% from 5.53% to 4.42%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in New London County (South) PUMA, CT changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 11% prevalence
  2. 10.2% prevalence
  3. 10.2% prevalence

Windham County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Connecticut, at 11%.

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

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