Berlin, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 19,866. Population change since 2000: +9.1%
 
Males: 9,638  (48.5%)
Females: 10,228  (51.5%)
Median resident age:  45.5 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06037.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $85,297 (it was $68,068 in 2000)
Berlin:

$85,297
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,025 (it was $27,744 in 2000)

Berlin town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $273,289 (it was $169,100 in 2000)
Berlin:

$273,289
CT:

$267,000
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  • Races in Berlin, CT (2010)

    Berlin races chart
    • 18,38192.5%White alone
    • 6453.2%Hispanic
    • 5272.7%Asian alone
    • 1450.7%Two or more races
    • 1280.6%Black alone
    • 210.1%American Indian alone
    • 170.09%Other race alone
    • 20.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Berlin detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Berlin: 113.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Berlin, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (29.0%), Polish (20.3%), Irish (17.3%), English (11.1%), German (11.0%), French (9.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1785

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 26.5 square miles.

Population density: 751 people per square mile   (low).

Berlin,CT real estate house value index trend

Berlin, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Berlin:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Berlin town:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 64.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

1,560 residents are foreign born (6.2% Europe, 1.5% Asia).

This town:

8.6%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Berlin, Connecticut as of September 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Berlin to the number of sex offenders is 5,117 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Berlin town:  1.9% ($3,294)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Berlin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Britain, CT (3.9 miles , pop. 71,538).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (74.9 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (78.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Kensington, CT (0.9 miles ), New Britain, CT (2.0 miles ), Newington, CT (2.2 miles ), Cromwell, CT (2.2 miles ), Rocky Hill, CT (2.4 miles ), Southington, CT (2.5 miles ), Meriden, CT (2.5 miles ), Plainville, CT (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 64 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 1998: 89 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 1999: 101 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 2000: 93 buildings, average cost: $114,600
  • 2001: 118 buildings, average cost: $113,000
  • 2002: 89 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2003: 80 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2004: 76 buildings, average cost: $119,100
  • 2005: 63 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2006: 93 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2007: 74 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 2008: 50 buildings, average cost: $137,300
  • 2009: 49 buildings, average cost: $126,800
  • 2010: 116 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 2011: 52 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2012: 57 buildings, average cost: $117,300
  • 2013: 38 buildings, average cost: $127,900
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $125,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.62 N, Longitude: 72.76 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Geographic Center of CT

Area code commonly used in this area: 860


Crime rates in Berlin by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000600000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.030.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 4001112121053
per 100,000 21.60.00.05.15.14.99.74.99.55.00.024.214.4
Robberies 44671049526541
per 100,000 21.620.830.935.951.119.643.924.39.530.125.119.44.8
Assaults 129610281061181657
per 100,000 64.846.830.951.210.239.348.729.152.540.280.324.233.7
Burglaries 84658847888982626980554157
per 100,000 453.8337.8452.8240.8449.9436.7399.7300.8329.2401.9275.9198.5274.5
Thefts 333268279331293299366231260279243225222
per 100,000 1,799.11,392.81,435.61,696.01,498.01,467.11,784.11,120.81,240.31,401.81,219.01,089.21,069.0
Auto thefts 47272930402231131120111119
per 100,000 253.9140.3149.2153.7204.5107.9151.163.152.5100.555.253.391.5
Arson 1001303031213
per 100,000 5.40.00.05.115.30.014.60.014.35.010.04.814.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 167.4110.5121.3127.1198.4120.3148.091.5101.8118.0100.095.592.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Berlin detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 55 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Connecticut average:

2.40
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Connecticut:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Engineers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Berlin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Berlin, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Berlin, Connecticut average temperatures Berlin, Connecticut average precipitation Berlin, Connecticut humidity Berlin, Connecticut wind speed Berlin, Connecticut snowfall Berlin, Connecticut sunshine Berlin, Connecticut clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Berlin-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Berlin town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 18.6 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Berlin-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 180.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 204.1 miles away from Berlin center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 142.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 216.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 192.9 miles away from Berlin center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 120.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Berlin topographic map

Birthplace of: Greg Zipadelli - NASCAR crew chief, Richard D. Hubbard - Politician.

Main business address for: CONNECTICUT LIGHT & POWER CO (ELECTRIC SERVICES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Berlin:

  • BERLIN VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (240 KENSINGTON RD)
  • KEEPMEHOME (1340 WORTHINGTON RIDGE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Berlin:

  • LEDGECREST HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; KENSINGTON, CT)
  • ANDREW HOUSE HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEW BRITAIN, CT)
  • ANDREW HOUSE SNF (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEW BRITAIN, CT)
  • APPLE REHAB CROMWELL (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CROMWELL, CT)
  • RIDGEVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER, INC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CROMWELL, CT)
  • NEW ENGLAND HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; CROMWELL, CT)
  • OPTIMUM HOME HEALTH OF CONNECTICUT INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; CROMWELL, CT)

Heliports located in Berlin:

Amtrak stations near Berlin:

  • 2 miles: BERLIN (KENSINGTON, DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: MERIDEN (60 STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: HARTFORD (1 UNION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Berlin:

  • Central Connecticut State University (about 5 miles; New Britain, CT; Full-time enrollment: 9,989)
  • Wesleyan University (about 7 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 3,517)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 9 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • Trinity College (about 10 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • Goodwin College (about 11 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Capital Community College (about 12 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • University of Hartford (about 13 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)

Public high school in Berlin:

Public elementary/middle schools in Berlin:

See full list of schools located in Berlin

Libraries in Berlin:

  • BERLIN-PECK MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $949,988; Location: 234 KENSINGTON ROAD; 89,540 books; 18 e-books; 6,742 audio materials; 6,282 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 31 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 168 print serial subscriptions)
  • BERLIN FREE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $48,797; Location: 834 WORTHINGTON RIDGE; 21,357 books; 30 audio materials; 50 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 8 print serial subscriptions)
  • EAST BERLIN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $11,202; Location: 80 MAIN ST.; 8,601 books; 30 state licensed databases)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Missing is Griwold Elementary School

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Notable locations in Berlin: Timberline Golf Course (A), Kensington Atlantic State Fishing Hatchery (B), Berlin Station (C), Shuttle Meadow Golf Club (D), Lions Fairgrounds (E), East Berlin Fire Department (F), South Kensington Fire Department (G), Berlin Fire Department (H), Berlin Town Emergency Management Office (I), Kensington Fire District Tax Office (J), Berlin Free Library (K), Saint Pauls Convent (L), New Britain Youth Museum at Hungerford Park (M), Kensington Volunteer Fire Department (N), Berlin-Peck Memorial Library (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Webster Square Shopping Center (1), Brickyard Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Berlin: CONNECTICUT LIGHT & POWER CO (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Berlin include: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (A), Sacred Heart Church of East Berlin (B), Saint Gabriels Episcopal Church (C), Kensington Baptist Church (D), Kensington Congregational Church (E), Kensington United Methodist Church (F), Saint Pauls Church (G), Berlin Congregational Church (H), Bethany Covenant Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bridge Cemetery (1), Christian Lane Cemetery (2), Dunham Cemetery (3), South Burying Ground (4), Maple Grove Cemetery (5), Blue Hills Cemetery (6), Wilcox Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Swede Pond (A), Sage Pond (B), Gills Pond (C), Mason Pond (D), Norton Pond (E), Silver Lake (F), Kenmere Reservoir (G), Papel Goods Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Brook (A), Penny Brook (B), Snow Hill Brook (C), Spruce Brook (D), Belcher Brook (E), Bradley Brook (F), Willow Brook (G), Crooked Brook (H), Hatchery Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Berlin include: Griswold Park (1), Percival Field (2), Treasure Field (3), Dennehy Field (4), Sage Park (5), Timberline Park (6), Wilcox Park (7), Hungerford Park (8), Lamentation Mountain State Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Berlin Historical Society Museum (305 Main Street) (1), Mountain-View Golf Driving Range (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2061 Wilbur Crossing Highway) (2), Connecticut Vending Corporation (Amusement & Theme Parks; 162 Burnham Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western New England Inn (2253 Berlin Turnpike) (1), Hawthorne Inn - Lodging (2421 Wilbur Crossing Highway) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.285. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.285
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.773. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.773
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.6%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.5%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.0%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Berlin in 2010:

  • 53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
98 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Berlin (2011 data):

  • Webster Bank, National Association: Berlin Branch at 40 Webster Square Place, branch established on 1961/09/09. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • Bank of America, National Association: Berlin Branch at 525 New Britain Road, branch established on 1951/07/16. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Liberty Bank: Berlin Branch at 1169 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 2010/01/14. Info updated 2011/01/06: Bank assets: $3,394.1 mil, Deposits: $2,747.0 mil, headquarters in Middletown, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices
  • People's United Bank: Berlin Branch at 1135 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 2005/11/03. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • TD Bank, National Association: Heritage Plaza Branch at 1127 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 1998/03/02. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Farmington Bank: Berlin Branch at 1191 Farmington Avenue, branch established on 2010/10/19. Info updated 2009/10/20: Bank assets: $1,615.5 mil, Deposits: $1,256.2 mil, headquarters in Farmington, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Connecticut average:

12.8

Berlin travel time to work - commute Berlin mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Berlin town (based on Hartford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,203100
Mainline Protestant73,522183
Evangelical Protestant50,619214
Other28,18394
Black Protestant8,44626
Orthodox3,66513
None451,376-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 215
Hartford County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 92
Hartford County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Hartford County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 755
Here:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hartford County:

22.1%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.0%
State:

15.8%

3.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.81%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($815 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.47% ($45,348 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.46% ($42,466)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.30% ($54,942)


4.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,564 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,263 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.10%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tolland County, CT  0.48% ($49,038 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.41% ($47,917)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.33% ($59,193)

Strongest AM radio stations in Berlin:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 3 kW; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP OF CT)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT)
  • WMRD (1150 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CROSSROADS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Berlin:

  • WERB (94.5 FM; BERLIN, CT; Owner: BERLIN BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WIHS (104.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFCS (107.7 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Berlin:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Berlin fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 62Number of bridges
  • 227m745ftTotal length
  • $98,000Total costs
  • 1,610,109Total average daily traffic
  • 126,015Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 2Before 1900
  • 11910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 201960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 161980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Berlin, CT

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Valerie H Moore, 1000 Shuttle Meadow Rd (Lat: 41.644194 Lon: -72.812917), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 2016844292, Vmoore01@sprintspectrum.Com, 1 INTERNATIONAL BLVD. SUITE 800
  • Valerie Moore, 1000 Shuttle Meadow Rd (Lat: 41.644194 Lon: -72.812917), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: 2016844292, Vmoore01@sprintspectrum.Com, 1 INTERNATIONAL BLVD. SUITE 800

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 107 Selden Street (Lat: 41.647694 Lon: -72.725556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 11 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNJT975
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.6000 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/2012, Expiration Date: 09/01/2022Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Selden St (Lat: 41.650389 Lon: -72.725917), Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WNMQ338
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.250 MHzGrant Date: 07/31/2015, Expiration Date: 09/27/2025Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Lat: 41.605083 Lon: -72.808139, Call Sign: WPSN601
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, 456.187 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2001, Expiration Date: 06/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2011, Certifier: Jonathan ZukRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, 17503, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239
  • 185 New Britain Rd (Lat: 41.621389 Lon: -72.746111), Call Sign: WPTY964
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.4000 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 154.515 MHz, 30.8400 MHz, 35.0200 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 151.835 MHzGrant Date: 01/10/2012, Expiration Date: 01/15/2022, Certifier: Nicholas HaskosRegistrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6177, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • Lat: 41.601583 Lon: -72.808111, Call Sign: WQDW214
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.887 MHz, 458.887 MHzGrant Date: 11/14/2005, Expiration Date: 11/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/16/2016, Certifier: Jonathan ZukRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • MOB, Lat: 41.645056 Lon: -72.741250, Call Sign: WQXJ777
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.312 MHz, 467.262 MHzGrant Date: 03/26/2016, Expiration Date: 03/26/2026, Certifier: Robert YurasitsRegistrant: Bearcom Operating LLC, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • TURKEY HILL, Elwood Road (Lat: 41.615833 Lon: -72.784444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPUB491
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.550 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2012, Expiration Date: 01/29/2022, Certifier: James SimonRegistrant: Wpcs International Inc. Hartford Operations, 427 Hayden Station Rd., Windsor, CT 06095, Phone: (860) 640-6600, Fax: (860) 640-6601, Email:
  • BERLIN FIRE, 1658 Wilbur Cross Parkway (Lat: 41.649722 Lon: -72.725833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 7.9 m, Call Sign: WPUB492
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.150 MHzGrant Date: 01/07/2012, Expiration Date: 01/29/2022, Certifier: James SimonRegistrant: Wpcs International Inc. Hartford Operations, 427 Hayden Station Road, Suite A & B, Windsor, CT 06095, Phone: (860) 640-6600, Fax: (860) 640-6601, Email:
  • TOWN HILL, 1658 Wilbur Cross Parkway (Lat: 41.626222 Lon: -72.775944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WPYR864
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.550 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2013, Expiration Date: 10/09/2023, Certifier: James SimonRegistrant: Utility Communications, 920 Sherman Avenue, Hamden, CT 06514, Phone: (203) 287-1306, Fax: (203) 248-9167, Email:
  • CT-HFD0126A, 1657 Wilbur Cross Hwy (Lat: 41.606194 Lon: -72.749694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQMR647
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 19375.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 19475.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/29/2010, Expiration Date: 10/29/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-WallaceRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • STATION, 107 Selden St (Lat: 41.649806 Lon: -72.725861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WBD200
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 09/22/2011, Expiration Date: 09/26/2021Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Berlin)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: STINSON 10A (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 4AC199D&E SER (90 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 32272 , Serial Number: 7920, Year manufactured: 1941
    Registrant (Individual): Robert L Jr Clark, 501 Berlin Turnpike, Berlin, CT 06037
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3416Q , Serial Number: 28-7790457, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Dominique Jaouen, 959 Four Rod Rd, Berlin, CT 06037
  • Aircraft: OGREN CRAIG R LONG EZE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-360 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 42850 , Serial Number: 2678081, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Craig R Ogren, 49 Cambridge Hts, Berlin, CT 06037
  • Aircraft: DJI INSPIRE 1 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 508CV , Serial Number: W13DCD8030074
    Registrant (Individual): Carl B Vernlund, 673 Spruce Brook Rd, Berlin, CT 06037
  • Aircraft: DJI INSPIRE 1 (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 640CV , Serial Number: W13DCC30030018
    Registrant (Individual): Carl B Vernlund, 673 Spruce Brook Rd, Berlin, CT 06037
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7739N , Serial Number: 28-5183, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/1968
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John A Senia, 228 Lamentation Drive, Berlin, CT 06037, Other Owners: Heather J Senia
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-235 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8753W , Serial Number: 28-10293, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Glenn S Davis, 1579 Kensington Rd, Berlin, CT 06037

Drinking water stations with addresses in Berlin and their reported violations in the past:

BERLIN WATER CONTROL COMMISSION (Population served: 5,128, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2012)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 109 regular monitoring violations
  • 14 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 66
  • Hazardous Condition: 92
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Berlin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Berlin, CT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Berlin, Connecticut:

  • Days Inn, 2387 Berlin Tpke, Berlin, Connecticut 06037 , Phone: (860) 828-4181, Fax: (860) 828-1634
  • Best Western, 2253 Berlin Tpke, Berlin, Connecticut 6037 , Phone: (860) 828-3000, Fax: (860) 801-6300
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Berlin, Connecticut

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (46%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Berlin, CT
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1McDonald's1
Best Western1New Balance1
Burger King1Nike1
CVS1Stop & Shop1
Days Inn1Subaru1
Dunkin Donuts4Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
Ford1UPS6
Home Depot1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets2YMCA1

Berlin compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Berlin on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Drugs, sundries, and chemical and allied products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Electricians (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Engineers (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in United Kingdom (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Yugoslavia (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Melanesia (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Micronesia (population 500+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Polynesia (population 500+)"
  • #69 (06037) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Polish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
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