Living in New Milford, CT

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Updated: 2020-03-11

New Milford SnackAbility

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

New Milford, CT Crime Report

283
Total Crimes
1,049.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-59.12%
Below National Average

New Milford, CT Cost Of Living

120
New Milford's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

New Milford, Connecticut Info Snack

New Milford is a town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States. It is in Northwestern Connecticut, United States.14 miles (23 km) north of Danbury, on the Housatonic River. It is the largest town in the state in terms of land area at nearly 62 square miles (161 km2). The population was 28,671 according to the Census Bureau's 2006 estimates. The town center is also listed as a census-designated place (CDP). The northern portion of the town is situated in the region considered Northwestern CT and the far eastern portions are part of the Litchfield Hills region.
Population
6,737
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$217,900
Median Income
$55,944
Median Rent
$1,152

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Map Of New Milford, CT

Population over time in New Milford

Year Population % Change
2017 6,737 -4.8%
2016 7,073 -0.1%
2015 7,080 2.4%
2014 6,915 5.3%
2013 6,568 3.1%
2012 6,371 1.1%
2011 6,302 -3.0%
2010 6,500 1.0%
2009 6,437 -
Crime/100k New Milford CT USA
Violent Crime 74.2 207.4 368.9
Murder 7.4 2.3 5.0
Robbery 3.7 61.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 44.5 120.2 246.8
Property Crime 975.7 1681.0 2199.5
Burglary 18.5 222.5 376.0
Larceny 912.6 1251.8 1594.6
Car Theft 44.5 206.7 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in New Milford

White
81.2% (5,469)
African American
2.1% (143)
American Indian
0.2% (12)
Asian
2.7% (183)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (8)
Two Or More
3.0% (199)
Hispanic
10.7% (723)
Race New Milford CT USA
White 81.2% 67.5% 61.1%
African American 2.1% 9.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 4.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.7% 15.7% 17.8%

Household Income For New Milford, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
6.1% (41,169)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (31,324)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (89,498)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.0% (67,347)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.8% (79,429)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (131,339)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.2% (116,124)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.7% (72,270)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (20,808)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (24,388)
Income New Milford CT USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 7.4% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.0% 7.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.8% 10.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 15.5% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.2% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.7% 17.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 9.0% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 11.9% 7.0%

Gender in New Milford

Female
56.1% (3,778)
Male
43.9% (2,958)
Gender New Milford CT USA
Female 56.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 43.9% 48.8% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
4.0% (269)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (336)
High School / GED
31.0% (2,088)
Some College
22.0% (1,482)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (606)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,280)
Master's Degree
9.0% (606)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (67)
Education New Milford CT USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 17.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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