Living in New Britain, CT

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Updated: 2020-03-11

New Britain SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
8.5

New Britain, CT Crime Report

2,324
Total Crimes
3,199.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
24.58%
Above National Average

New Britain, CT Cost Of Living

108
New Britain's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

New Britain, Connecticut Info Snack

New Britain is a city in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. It is located approximately 9 miles (14 km) southwest of Hartford. According to 2010 Census, the population of the city is 73,206.
Population
72,839
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
22.0%
Median Home
$159,300
Median Income
$45,258
Median Rent
$978

New Britain, CT Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for New Britain in Connecticut

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Map Of New Britain, CT

Population over time in New Britain

Year Population % Change
2017 72,839 -0.3%
2016 73,069 0.3%
2015 72,876 -0.2%
2014 72,988 -0.1%
2013 73,095 -0.0%
2012 73,112 -0.0%
2011 73,122 0.1%
2010 73,055 0.1%
2009 72,954 -
Crime/100k New Britain CT USA
Violent Crime 426.8 207.4 368.9
Murder 1.4 2.3 5.0
Robbery 115.7 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 268.5 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 2773.0 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 307.0 222.5 376.0
Larceny 1889.0 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 576.9 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in New Britain

White
41.5% (30,204)
African American
11.6% (8,447)
American Indian
0.0% (35)
Asian
3.0% (2,167)
Hawaiian
0.2% (147)
Other
0.2% (116)
Two Or More
2.2% (1,621)
Hispanic
41.3% (30,102)
Race New Britain CT USA
White 41.5% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 11.6% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.0% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 41.3% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For New Britain, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
12.0% (876,644)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (379,040)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.1% (810,177)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (845,079)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (1,117,619)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (1,177,157)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (869,715)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (849,955)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (230,452)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (128,057)
Income New Britain CT USA
Less than $10,000 12.0% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.1% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 10.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 15.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 9.0% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 11.9% 7.0%

Gender in New Britain

Female
51.1% (37,251)
Male
48.9% (35,588)
Gender New Britain CT USA
Female 51.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Britain for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (5,827)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (7,283)
High School / GED
38.0% (27,678)
Some College
16.0% (11,654)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,827)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (9,469)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,641)
Professional Degree
1.0% (728)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (728)
Education New Britain CT USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

2 Reviews & Comments About New Britain

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

Jeffrey Gajda

I live in New Britain and I never went to the high school or middle school so I went to a magnet school in Hartford. New Britain has high taxes really high taxes.


Chevon Avont'e

I live in new Britain it ain't that bad here wtf !,!,

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