Bloomfield, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 20,486. Population change since 2000: +4.6%
 
Males: 9,199  (44.9%)
Females: 11,287  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  47.9 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06002.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,433 (it was $53,812 in 2000)
Bloomfield:

$67,433
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $38,491 (it was $28,843 in 2000)

Bloomfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $215,432 (it was $133,300 in 2000)
Bloomfield:

$215,432
CT:

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

    Bloomfield races chart
    • 11,51856.2%Black alone
    • 6,86333.5%White alone
    • 1,1495.6%Hispanic
    • 4792.3%Two or more races
    • 3821.9%Asian alone
    • 380.2%American Indian alone
    • 490.2%Other race alone
    • 80.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bloomfield: 113.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: West Indian (16.0%), English (7.7%), Irish (6.4%), German (5.5%), Italian (4.7%), Polish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1835

Elevation: 121 feet

Land area: 26.0 square miles.

Population density: 788 people per square mile   (low).

Bloomfield,CT real estate house value index trend

Bloomfield, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Bloomfield:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 30.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bloomfield town:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

3,513 residents are foreign born (14.2% Latin America).

This town:

17.9%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 40 registered sex offenders living in Bloomfield, Connecticut as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bloomfield to the number of sex offenders is 517 to 1.


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

Bloomfield town:  2.1% ($2,781)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Bloomfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Hartford, CT (5.1 miles , pop. 63,589).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (87.9 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (90.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Blue Hills, CT (1.5 miles ), Windsor, CT (1.9 miles ), Weatogue, CT (2.3 miles ), West Hartford, CT (2.3 miles ), Hartford, CT (2.3 miles ), Simsbury Center, CT (2.3 miles ), Simsbury, CT (2.3 miles ), Tariffville, CT (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 33 buildings, average cost: $69,100
  • 1998: 37 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $79,600
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $90,100
  • 2002: 61 buildings, average cost: $110,200
  • 2003: 63 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2004: 96 buildings, average cost: $104,400
  • 2005: 71 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2006: 99 buildings, average cost: $185,500
  • 2007: 49 buildings, average cost: $214,100
  • 2008: 48 buildings, average cost: $225,900
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $175,800
  • 2011: 24 buildings, average cost: $181,000
  • 2012: 25 buildings, average cost: $185,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.83 N, Longitude: 72.73 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Bloomfield household income distribution Bloomfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Bloomfield by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 010000011101
per 100,000 0.05.00.00.00.00.00.04.84.74.90.04.8
Rapes 1481616494123659
per 100,000 71.140.280.380.319.543.419.257.514.229.224.343.6
Robberies 152124202013121298810
per 100,000 76.1105.5120.5100.497.762.657.657.542.739.038.948.5
Assaults 1199551163332162219281826
per 100,000 604.1477.3256.080.3161.2154.276.8105.590.1136.487.6126.0
Burglaries 6154737672827710176836951
per 100,000 309.7271.3366.4381.6351.7395.0369.6484.3360.4404.4335.7247.1
Thefts 480488438407464440423367394345404391
per 100,000 2,436.72,451.92,198.22,043.42,266.42,119.62,030.41,759.71,868.51,681.01,965.31,894.7
Auto thefts 475540624855533120273222
per 100,000 238.6276.3200.8311.3234.5264.9254.4148.694.8131.6155.7106.6
Arson 334213112301
per 100,000 15.215.120.110.04.914.54.84.89.514.60.04.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 293.3) 352.6321.1292.7253.8219.8226.8182.6218.7165.8185.5169.9193.5

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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 Bloomfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 60 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Connecticut average:

2.37

Bloomfield tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.8%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (21%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)

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

Average climate in Bloomfield, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bloomfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the Bloomfield town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 32.6 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bloomfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% 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 167.9 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 190.3 miles away from Bloomfield 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 128.8 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 227.2 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 201.5 miles away from Bloomfield 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 114.1 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).
Bloomfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Anika Noni Rose - Actor, David Ushery - Television journalist, Ferdiand Cain - College basketball player (Char. Southern Buccaneers), Francis Gillette - Politician, Leeshan Reid - College basketball player (Connecticut Huskies), Nykesha Sales - WNBA player (Connecticut Sun, born: May 10, 1976).

Main business address for: KAMAN CORP (WHOLESALE-MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES).

Hospitals in Bloomfield:

  • C I B: DUNCASTER (225 DUNCASTER ROAD)

Dialysis Facilities in Bloomfield:

  • BLOOMFIELD DIALYSIS (29 GRIFFIN ROAD SOUTH)
  • FMC OF WESTERN HARTFORD (725 PARK AVENUE,)

Home Health Centers in Bloomfield:

  • NURSE REGISTRY INC (2 BARNARD LN)
  • SEABURY HOME CARE (200 SEABURY DRIVE)

Nursing Homes in Bloomfield:

  • ALEXANDRIA MANOR (55 TUNXIS AVE)
  • BLOOMFIELD HEALTH CARE CENTER (355 PARK AVENUE)
  • BLOOMFIELD MANOR (160 COVENTRY GARDENS)
  • CALEB HITCHCOCK HEALTH CARE CE (40 LOEFFLER RD)
  • SEABURY RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (200 SEABURY DRIVE)
  • WINTONBURY CARE CENTER, LLC (140 PARK AVE)
  • WINTONBURY MANOR (140 PARK AVE)

Heliports located in Bloomfield:

Amtrak stations near Bloomfield:

  • 5 miles: WINDSOR (41 CENTRAL ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 6 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.
  • 9 miles: WINDSOR LOCKS (S. MAIN ST. (RTE. 159)) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bloomfield:

  • University of Hartford (about 3 miles; West Hartford, CT; Full-time enrollment: 6,398)
  • Capital Community College (about 6 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Trinity College (about 7 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • Goodwin College (about 8 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Manchester Community College (about 10 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 4,667)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 11 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 12 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)

Public high schools in Bloomfield:

Private high school in Bloomfield:

  • WEBB SCHOOL AT BLOOMFIELD (Students: 32; Location: 2 NORTHWESTERN DR; Grades: 8 - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bloomfield:

Private elementary/middle school in Bloomfield:

  • THE BESS AND PAUL SIGEL HEBREW ACADEMY (Students: 143; Location: 53 GABB RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Bloomfield, School District: BLOOMFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Bloomfield:

  • PROSSER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,314,519; Location: 1 TUNXIS AVE.; 111,569 books; 18 e-books; 6,696 audio materials; 11,090 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 155 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Bloomfield: Blue Hills Industrial Park (A), Tumble Brook Country Club (B), Bloomfield Fire Department Company 2 (C), Prosser Public Library (D), Wintonbury Building (E), Bloomfield Fire Department Company 1 (F), Blue Hills Fire Department Station 4 (G), Blue Hills Fire Department Station 3 (H), Blue Hills Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (I), Bloomfield Fire Department Company 3 (J), Archbishop Henry O'Brien Library (K), Bloomfield Volunteer Ambulance Service (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Bloomfield Shopping Center (1), Tunxis Plaza Shopping Center (2), The Center of Bloomfield Shopping Center (3), Copacos Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Bloomfield: KAMAN CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Bloomfield include: Saint Andrews Church (A), Beth Hillel Synagogue (B), Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (C), Bloomfield United Methodist Church (D), Brothers of the Sacred Heart Church (E), Christ the King Church (F), First Congregational Church (G), Sacred Heart Parish Church (H), Saint Johns Full Gospel Deliverance Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Andrews Cemetery (1), Old Wintonbury Cemetery (2), Latimer Hill Cemetery (3), Mount Saint Benedict Cemetery (4), Mountain View Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Gale Pond (A), Lake Louise (B), Barber Pond (C), Bloomfield Reservoir (D), Bloomfield Reservoir 3A (E), Wintonbury Reservoir (F), Cold Spring Reservoir (G), Blue Hills Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beamans Brook (A), Wash Brook (B), Tumble Brook (C), Griffin Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Bloomfield include: Bloomfield Town Green (1), Filley Park (2), Hubbard Street Tot Lot (3), Mill Brook State Park (4), Pershing Park Playground (5), West Eggleston Street Tot Lot (6), Marion K Wilcox Park (7), Penwood State Park (8), North Branch State Access Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Bloomfield Town - Probate Court (800 Bloomfield Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location 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 2012 was 90.6. This is worse than average.

City:

90.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.216. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.216
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.77. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.77
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.66. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2005 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.51. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.51
U.S.:

9.14

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

JUNIPER CLUB INC. (Population served: 104, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif received (OCT-29-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2010)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-17-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-17-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-17-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008)
  • 4 other older health violations
SHARON HEIGHTS WATER ASSOCIATION (Address: 41 SHARON ROAD , Population served: 51, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2010)
  • 91 regular monitoring violations
ORCHARD HILL ASSOCIATION (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bloomfield that have no violations reported:

  • GRANT HILL ASSOCIATES, INC. (Population served: 97, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.5%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.6%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

2.5%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Bloomfield in 2010:

  • 473 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 39 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Bloomfield in 2000:

  • 491 people in nursing homes
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 17 people in religious group quarters
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in other group homes

Bloomfield compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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.

Banks with branches in Bloomfield (2011 data):

  • People's United Bank: Seabury Retirement Branch, Bloomfield Super Stop & Shop, Duncaster Branch. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Bloomfield Branch at 44 Jerome Avenue, branch established on 1972/09/18. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • The Simsbury Bank & Trust Company: Bloomfield Office Branch at 864 Cottage Grove Road, branch established on 2006/06/13. Info updated 2010/09/29: Bank assets: $376.9 mil, Deposits: $344.9 mil, headquarters in Simsbury, CT, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Sbt Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Bloomfield Branch at 836 Park Avenue, branch established on 1957/01/14. 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
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Bloomfield Branch at 275 Cottage Grove Road, branch established on 1962/02/01. 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
  • Windsor Federal Savings and Loan Association: Bloomfield Branch at 48 Jerome Avenue, branch established on 1979/06/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $393.3 mil, Deposits: $309.8 mil, headquarters in Windsor, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Connecticut average:

12.8

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (47%)
  • Utility gas (38%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bloomfield 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 Bloomfield:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKND (1480 AM; 1 kW; WINDSOR, CT; Owner: HARTCOM, INC.)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTMI (1290 AM; 1 kW; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bloomfield:

  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WQTQ (89.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARTFORD BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • 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)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTC-FM (89.3 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRUSTEES OF TRINITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Bloomfield:

  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • W12CL (Channel 12; GRANBY, CT; Owner: SALVATORE MINNITI)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Bloomfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $32,000Total costs
  • 182,080Total average daily traffic
  • 6,250Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31910-1919
  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 51960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bloomfield, CT
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bloomfield)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bloomfield, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bloomfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bloomfield)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 96
  • Hazardous Condition: 103
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Bloomfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bloomfield, CT
Businesses in Bloomfield, CT
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Avenue1Nike3
Burger King1Payless1
Burlington Coat Factory1RadioShack1
CVS2Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts4Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx5Starbucks1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Stop & Shop1
GNC1Subway2
GameStop1T-Mobile1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS5
IHOP1Vans1
KFC1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1

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