Living in New Britain, CT

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

New Britain, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
72,767
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
21.7%
Median Home
$160,800
Median Income
$46,499
Median Rent
$1,025

New Britain SnackAbility

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

New Britain, CT Crime Report

1,501
Total Crimes
2,074.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.24%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
New Britain
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,501 2,074.5 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 306 422.9 183.6 366.7
Murder 3 4.1 2.9 5.0
Robbery 66 91.2 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 193 266.7 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 1,195 1,651.6 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 188 259.8 180.7 340.5
Larceny 826 1,141.6 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 181 250.2 167.3 219.9

New Britain, CT Cost Of Living

108
New Britain's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense New Britain Connecticut National Average
Overall 108 124 100
Services 121 123 100
Groceries 107 108 100
Health 106 112 100
Housing 89 137 100
Transportation 108 114 100
Utilities 122 129 100

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Rankings for New Britain in Connecticut

Map Of New Britain, CT

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Population over time in New Britain

Year Population % Change
2019 72,767 -0.1%
2018 72,839 -0.3%
2017 73,069 0.3%
2016 72,876 -0.2%
2015 72,988 -0.1%
2014 73,095 -0.0%
2013 73,112 -0.0%
2012 73,122 0.1%
2011 73,055 0.1%
2010 72,954 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Britain

White
40.0% (29,094)
African American
11.2% (8,146)
American Indian
0.0% (15)
Asian
2.8% (2,038)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (159)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,815)
Hispanic
43.3% (31,500)
Race New Britain CT USA
White 40.0% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 11.2% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 43.3% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in New Britain

Female
51.1% (37,176)
Male
48.9% (35,591)
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% (5,821)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (8,004)
High School / GED
36.0% (26,196)
Some College
17.0% (12,370)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (5,821)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (9,459)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,638)
Professional Degree
1.0% (727)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (727)
Education New Britain CT USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Britain, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
10.7% (782,002)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.8% (348,731)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (836,129)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (870,925)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (1,088,721)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (1,176,097)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (921,701)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.4% (828,139)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (271,149)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (153,101)
Income New Britain CT USA
Less than $10,000 10.7% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.8% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.4% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 12.6% 7.7%

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