Living in Middletown, CT

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Middletown SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Middletown, CT Crime Report

620
Total Crimes
1,338.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-47.88%
Below National Average

Middletown, CT Cost Of Living

117
Middletown's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Middletown, Connecticut Info Snack

Middletown is a city located in Middlesex County, Connecticut, along the Connecticut River, in the central part of the state, 16 miles (26 km) south of Hartford. In 1650, it was incorporated as a town under its original Indian name, Mattabeseck. It received its present name in 1653. Middletown was included within Hartford County upon its creation on May 10, 1666. In 1784, the central settlement was incorporated as a city distinct from the town. Both were included within newly formed Middlesex County in May 1785. In 1923, the City of Middletown was consolidated with the Town, making the city limits of the city quite extensive.
Population
46,473
Unemployment
5.6%
Poverty
11.4%
Median Home
$227,000
Median Income
$67,651
Median Rent
$1,132

Middletown, CT Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Middletown in Connecticut

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Map Of Middletown, CT

Population over time in Middletown

Year Population % Change
2017 46,473 -0.6%
2016 46,747 -0.4%
2015 46,933 -0.6%
2014 47,218 -0.4%
2013 47,424 -0.2%
2012 47,539 0.0%
2011 47,530 0.0%
2010 47,510 0.3%
2009 47,349 -
Crime/100k Middletown CT USA
Violent Crime 77.7 207.4 368.9
Murder 2.2 2.3 5.0
Robbery 17.3 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 51.8 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 1261.0 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 168.4 222.5 376.0
Larceny 930.6 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 161.9 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Middletown

White
67.8% (31,512)
African American
13.5% (6,273)
American Indian
0.0% (1)
Asian
6.2% (2,866)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (10)
Two Or More
2.7% (1,271)
Hispanic
9.8% (4,540)
Race Middletown CT USA
White 67.8% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 13.5% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 6.2% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.8% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Middletown, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
5.3% (245,121)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (225,121)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.6% (400,486)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (351,218)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (531,705)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.6% (773,655)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (619,997)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.7% (777,314)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (400,486)
$200,000 or more
6.9% (322,193)
Income Middletown CT USA
Less than $10,000 5.3% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.6% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 10.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.6% 15.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.7% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 9.0% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 6.9% 11.9% 7.0%

Gender in Middletown

Female
51.4% (23,875)
Male
48.6% (22,598)
Gender Middletown CT USA
Female 51.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Middletown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,394)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,858)
High School / GED
28.0% (13,012)
Some College
19.0% (8,829)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,717)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (9,294)
Master's Degree
13.0% (6,041)
Professional Degree
2.0% (929)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,394)
Education Middletown CT USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Middletown

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

There is a lot to do in Middletown. There are fireworks over the river around the 4th of July, plenary of places to eat and shop, and plenary of school option.

The food on Main Street is awesome. There are a ton of choices for food. The toy store is also amazing.

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