West Haven, CT
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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West Haven, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
54,666
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
11.1%
Median Home
$196,800
Median Income
$64,255
Median Rent
$1,164

West Haven SnackAbility

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

West Haven, CT Crime Report

1,305
Total Crimes
2,393.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.04%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Haven
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,305 2,393.8 1,746.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 87 159.6 181.6 387.8
Murder 2 3.7 3.9 6.5
Robbery 33 60.5 57.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 41 75.2 103.8 279.7
Property Crime 1,218 2,234.2 1,565.1 1,958.2
Burglary 96 176.1 187.1 314.2
Larceny 888 1,628.9 1,141.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 234 429.2 236.8 246.0

West Haven, CT Cost Of Living

112
West Haven's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense West Haven Connecticut National Average
Overall 112 124 100
Services 118 121 100
Groceries 108 108 100
Health 111 112 100
Housing 110 138 100
Transportation 107 112 100
Utilities 143 134 100

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Rankings for West Haven in Connecticut

Map Of West Haven, CT

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Population over time in West Haven

Year Population % Change
2020 54,666 -0.5%
2019 54,918 -0.2%
2018 55,044 0.1%
2017 54,972 -0.4%
2016 55,189 -0.2%
2015 55,290 -0.1%
2014 55,349 -0.1%
2013 55,386 0.2%
2012 55,249 0.3%
2011 55,070 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Haven

White
48.2% (26,356)
African American
17.5% (9,544)
American Indian
0.1% (46)
Asian
3.9% (2,123)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (305)
Two Or More
3.0% (1,632)
Hispanic
26.8% (14,660)
Race West Haven CT USA
White 48.2% 66.0% 60.1%
African American 17.5% 9.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 3.9% 4.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.6% 2.8%
Hispanic 26.8% 16.4% 18.2%

Gender in West Haven

Female
50.4% (27,570)
Male
49.6% (27,096)
Gender West Haven CT USA
Female 50.4% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Haven for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (2,733)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (4,373)
High School / GED
37.0% (20,226)
Some College
19.0% (10,386)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,826)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (7,653)
Master's Degree
9.0% (4,919)
Professional Degree
1.0% (546)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Haven CT USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Haven, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
5.0% (272,928)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (192,573)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.4% (516,208)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (514,268)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (656,690)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (1,025,212)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.3% (779,161)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.9% (921,860)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (300,082)
$200,000 or more
5.3% (287,613)
Income West Haven CT USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 4.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.4% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.4% 6.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 15.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.3% 12.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.9% 17.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 9.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.3% 13.2% 8.3%

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