Bethel SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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Bethel, Connecticut Info Snack

Bethel (/bl/) is a town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States, about 69 miles (111 km) from New York City. Its population was 18,584 at the 2010 census. The town center is defined by the U.S. Census Bureau as a census-designated place (CDP). The core area of the town center has also been designated as a historic district.
Population
9,659
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
4.4%
Median Home
$295,000
Median Income
$76,462
Median Rent
$1,339

Rankings for Bethel in Connecticut

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Map Of Bethel, CT

Population over time in Bethel

Year Population % Change
2017 9,659 -1.2%
2016 9,780 2.5%
2015 9,541 -2.0%
2014 9,731 2.7%
2013 9,471 0.1%
2012 9,457 4.8%
2011 9,028 -1.2%
2010 9,140 3.9%
2009 8,799 -
Crime/100k Bethel CT USA
Violent Crime 20.0 207.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 2.3 5.0
Robbery 0.0 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15.0 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 720.9 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 75.1 222.5 376.0
Larceny 580.8 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 65.1 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bethel

White
79.4% (7,671)
African American
1.9% (187)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
8.7% (841)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (33)
Hispanic
9.6% (927)
Race Bethel CT USA
White 79.4% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 8.7% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.3% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.6% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Bethel, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
2.6% (25,399)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (23,263)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (76,673)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (81,896)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.3% (89,967)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (177,560)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (90,916)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.9% (240,940)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.7% (74,537)
$200,000 or more
8.8% (84,744)
Income Bethel CT USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 517.1% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 357.6% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 737.0% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 713.5% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.3% 1064.2% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 1550.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 1245.1% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.9% 1722.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.7% 904.4% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 8.8% 1187.8% 697.9%

Gender in Bethel

Female
51.5% (4,975)
Male
48.5% (4,684)
Gender Bethel CT USA
Female 51.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bethel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (386)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (386)
High School / GED
23.0% (2,221)
Some College
21.0% (2,028)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (579)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (2,511)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,062)
Professional Degree
2.0% (193)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (289)
Education Bethel CT USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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