Bethel SnackAbility

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

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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
9,780
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
2.9%
Median Home
$279,900
Median Income
$76,636
Median Rent
$1,350

Rankings for Bethel in Connecticut

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Map Of Bethel, CT

Population over time in Bethel

Year Population % Change
2017 9,780 2.5%
2016 9,541 -2.0%
2015 9,731 2.7%
2014 9,471 0.1%
2013 9,457 4.8%
2012 9,028 -1.2%
2011 9,140 3.9%
2010 8,799 -

Crime in Bethel Per 100k

Crime Bethel CT USA
Violent Crime 45.5 228.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.8 5.3
Robbery 15.2 78.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 20.2 123.4 248.9
Property Crime 863.8 1769.9 2362.0
Burglary 101.0 247.8 430.4
Larceny 742.6 1318.5 1694.0
Car Theft 20.2 203.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Bethel

White
80.4% (7,860)
African American
2.1% (204)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
7.6% (740)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (67)
Hispanic
9.3% (909)
Race Bethel CT USA
White 80.4% 68.1% 61.5%
African American 2.1% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 7.6% 4.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.0% 2.3%
Hispanic 9.3% 15.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Bethel, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
2.5% (24,450)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (12,714)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.5% (92,910)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.7% (45,966)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.9% (116,382)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (187,776)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (120,294)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.0% (234,720)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (56,724)
$200,000 or more
8.8% (86,064)
Income Bethel CT USA
Less than $10,000 2.5% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 3.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.5% 7.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.7% 7.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.9% 10.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 12.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.0% 17.1% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 8.6% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 8.8% 11.0% 6.3%

Gender in Bethel

Female
51.6% (5,045)
Male
48.4% (4,734)
Gender Bethel CT USA
Female 51.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bethel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (357)
9-12th Grade
4.3% (418)
High School / GED
25.8% (2,520)
Some College
19.1% (1,871)
Associate's Degree
6.1% (592)
Bachelor's Degree
24.3% (2,380)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,271)
Professional Degree
1.6% (154)
Doctorate Degree
2.2% (212)
Education Bethel CT USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 4.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.3% 5.6% 7.2%
High School / GED 25.8% 27.2% 27.3%
Some College 19.1% 17.0% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.1% 7.6% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.3% 21.5% 19.1%
Master's Degree 13.0% 12.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.6% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.2% 1.7% 1.4%

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