Ansonia, CT

18,950 Population
6 square miles 3,148.5 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.5%
was 0.5%
 
Population Density
3,148.5
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
50.2%
was 51.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
12.3%
was 11.8%
 
Percent Under 18
22.3%
was 23.1%
 
Percent 65 and Over
14.6%
was 14.5%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
6.4
was 8
Ranked 13th Lowest in CT
Percent Living in Poverty
20.7%
was 19.0%
 
Median Household Income
$43,386
was $43,305
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
47.4
46.2
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
132.4
was 172.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,853.1
was 2,054.6
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
7,486
was 7,408
 
Median Rent
$1,031
was $1,057
 
Total Building Permits
3
was 4
 
Occupied Housing Units
6,897
was 6,954
 
Homeownership Rate
58.1%
was 57.1%
 
Single Family Building Permits
3
was 4
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,243.8
was 1,230.8
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
16.9%
was 13.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.4
was 0.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.2
was 0.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.5%
was 97.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
87.8%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
87.0%
was 87.5%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
16.4%
was 16.3%
 

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