Living in Waterbury, CT

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

Waterbury, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
108,276
Unemployment
9.6%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$130,700
Median Income
$42,401
Median Rent
$969

Waterbury SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
7

Waterbury, CT Crime Report

3,588
Total Crimes
3,328.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
34.37%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Waterbury
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,588 3,328.0 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 325 301.5 183.6 366.7
Murder 5 4.6 2.9 5.0
Robbery 124 115.0 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 143 132.6 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 3,263 3,026.6 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 450 417.4 180.7 340.5
Larceny 2,272 2,107.4 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 541 501.8 167.3 219.9

Waterbury, CT Cost Of Living

108
Waterbury's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Waterbury Connecticut National Average
Overall 108 124 100
Services 125 123 100
Groceries 109 108 100
Health 113 112 100
Housing 78 137 100
Transportation 110 114 100
Utilities 142 129 100

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Rankings for Waterbury in Connecticut

Map Of Waterbury, CT

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Population over time in Waterbury

Year Population % Change
2019 108,276 -0.4%
2018 108,672 -0.5%
2017 109,250 0.0%
2016 109,211 -0.3%
2015 109,551 -0.3%
2014 109,887 -0.1%
2013 110,052 -0.0%
2012 110,074 -0.0%
2011 110,075 0.1%
2010 109,941 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waterbury

White
37.8% (40,936)
African American
18.8% (20,358)
American Indian
0.0% (19)
Asian
2.3% (2,540)
Hawaiian
0.0% (22)
Other
0.4% (477)
Two Or More
3.1% (3,381)
Hispanic
37.4% (40,543)
Race Waterbury CT USA
White 37.8% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 18.8% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 37.4% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Waterbury

Female
52.1% (56,371)
Male
47.9% (51,905)
Gender Waterbury CT USA
Female 52.1% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waterbury for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (9,744)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (11,910)
High School / GED
37.0% (40,062)
Some College
20.0% (21,655)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (7,579)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (10,827)
Master's Degree
5.0% (5,413)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,082)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Waterbury CT USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waterbury, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
11.0% (1,195,513)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (894,783)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.1% (1,313,213)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (1,123,835)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (1,484,870)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (1,737,991)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (1,280,945)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.6% (1,259,521)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (338,023)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (198,899)
Income Waterbury CT USA
Less than $10,000 11.0% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.1% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.6% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 12.6% 7.7%

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