Manchester, CT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Manchester, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
29,972
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$165,900
Median Income
$62,622
Median Rent
$1,148

Manchester SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

Manchester, CT Crime Report

1,476
Total Crimes
2,561.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
3.41%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Manchester
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,476 2,561.2 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 100 173.5 183.6 366.7
Murder 1 1.7 2.9 5.0
Robbery 46 79.8 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 37 64.2 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,376 2,387.6 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 143 248.1 180.7 340.5
Larceny 1,135 1,969.5 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 98 170.1 167.3 219.9

Manchester, CT Cost Of Living

110
Manchester's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Manchester Connecticut National Average
Overall 110 124 100
Services 121 123 100
Groceries 107 108 100
Health 106 112 100
Housing 98 137 100
Transportation 108 114 100
Utilities 122 129 100

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Rankings for Manchester in Connecticut

Map Of Manchester, CT

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3

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6

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8

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Population over time in Manchester

Year Population % Change
2019 29,972 0.2%
2018 29,899 -0.4%
2017 30,021 -1.1%
2016 30,364 -1.7%
2015 30,883 0.9%
2014 30,621 -0.2%
2013 30,690 0.9%
2012 30,431 2.3%
2011 29,739 -0.6%
2010 29,917 -

Race / Ethnicity in Manchester

White
54.4% (16,310)
African American
18.6% (5,587)
American Indian
0.3% (102)
Asian
4.9% (1,472)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (41)
Two Or More
3.7% (1,104)
Hispanic
17.9% (5,356)
Race Manchester CT USA
White 54.4% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 18.6% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 4.9% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.9% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Manchester

Female
51.7% (15,484)
Male
48.3% (14,487)
Gender Manchester CT USA
Female 51.7% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Manchester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (599)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (1,798)
High School / GED
30.0% (8,991)
Some College
23.0% (6,893)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,997)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (5,394)
Master's Degree
10.0% (2,997)
Professional Degree
1.0% (299)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Manchester CT USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Manchester, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
6.8% (203,175)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.7% (110,274)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (288,354)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (184,353)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (423,483)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (554,268)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.0% (448,337)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.2% (544,857)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (123,546)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (116,548)
Income Manchester CT USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.7% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.0% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.2% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 12.6% 7.7%

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