Living in Bethel, CT

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Bethel, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
10,012
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
4.8%
Median Home
$295,600
Median Income
$73,393
Median Rent
$1,259

Bethel SnackAbility

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

Bethel, CT Crime Report

131
Total Crimes
659.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-73.36%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bethel
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 131 659.8 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 6 30.2 183.6 366.7
Murder 2 10.1 2.9 5.0
Robbery 1 5.0 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2 10.1 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 125 629.6 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 13 65.5 180.7 340.5
Larceny 108 543.9 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 20.1 167.3 219.9

Bethel, CT Cost Of Living

129
Bethel's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bethel Connecticut National Average
Overall 129 124 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 110 108 100
Health 117 112 100
Housing 149 137 100
Transportation 124 114 100
Utilities 123 129 100

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Rankings for Bethel in Connecticut

Map Of Bethel, CT

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Population over time in Bethel

Year Population % Change
2019 10,012 3.7%
2018 9,659 -1.2%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bethel

White
76.9% (7,701)
African American
5.5% (553)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
8.0% (801)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.4% (43)
Hispanic
9.1% (914)
Race Bethel CT USA
White 76.9% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 5.5% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 8.0% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.4% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.1% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Bethel

Female
53.1% (5,316)
Male
46.9% (4,696)
Gender Bethel CT USA
Female 53.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bethel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (300)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (400)
High School / GED
23.0% (2,302)
Some College
22.0% (2,202)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (500)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (2,703)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,101)
Professional Degree
2.0% (200)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (300)
Education Bethel CT USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bethel, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
2.2% (22,462)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.7% (16,785)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (63,932)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (121,447)
$35,000 to $49,999
8.6% (86,395)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.3% (202,905)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.3% (93,060)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.3% (222,900)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.4% (63,685)
$200,000 or more
10.7% (107,624)
Income Bethel CT USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.7% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 8.6% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.3% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.3% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.4% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 10.7% 12.6% 7.7%

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