Colebrook, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 1,485.
Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 
Males: 752  (50.6%)
Females: 733  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

46.2 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06021.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $84,674 (it was $58,684 in 2000)
Colebrook:

$84,674
CT:

$78,833

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $49,021 (it was $29,789 in 2000)

Colebrook town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $300,758 (it was $183,300 in 2000)
Colebrook:

$300,758
CT:

$280,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $327,769; detached houses: $349,002; townhouses or other attached units: $172,777; in 2-unit structures: $167,813; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,961; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $126,813; mobile homes: $144,236; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $131,123
March 2019 cost of living index in Colebrook: 128.5 (high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Colebrook, CT (2010)
    • 1,44097.0%White alone
    • 171.1%Hispanic
    • 120.8%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Black alone
    • 30.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Colebrook, Connecticut as of March 03, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Colebrook is 1,485 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Colebrook, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: English (24.2%), Irish (16.6%), Italian (14.2%), French (11.7%), German (11.1%), United States (9.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/11779

Elevation: 1178 feet

Land area: 31.5 square miles.

Population density: 47 people per square mile   (very low).

Colebrook, Connecticut map

73 residents are foreign born (3.4% Europe, 0.7% Asia, 0.5% Latin America).

This town:

5.0%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Colebrook town:

1.6% ($2,968)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (23.0 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (89.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Winchester, CT (2.2 miles ),
Winsted, CT (2.2 miles ),
Norfolk, CT (2.3 miles ),
Tolland, MA (2.5 miles ),
Barkhamsted, CT (2.7 miles ),
Hartland, CT (2.8 miles ),
Sandisfield, MA (3.0 miles ),
New Hartford Center, CT (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.99 N, Longitude: 73.09 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in Colebrook, CT in 2019
Colebrook satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $126,200
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $93,500
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $124,100
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $144,800
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,600
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $253,100
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $435,200
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $216,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $63,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Colebrook, CT residents
Average permit cost in Colebrook, CT
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Connecticut:

7.7%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Colebrook, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.5%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Colebrook, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)

Average climate in Colebrook, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Colebrook, Connecticut average temperatures Colebrook, Connecticut average precipitation Colebrook, Connecticut humidity Colebrook, Connecticut wind speed Colebrook, Connecticut snowfall Colebrook, Connecticut sunshine Colebrook, Connecticut clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.7. This is better than average.

City:

60.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.160
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 2.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.119. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.119
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 35.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.23
U.S.:

19.64
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.42
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Colebrook-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 14% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Colebrook town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 20.6 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:

Colebrook-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Connecticut state average. It is 69% 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 149.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 176.9 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) earthquake occurred 175.4 miles away from the city 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 128.9 miles away from Colebrook center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 166.2 miles away from Colebrook center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 381.6 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 Litchfield County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colebrook topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Colebrook:

  • C R I - SPENCER HILL ROAD (Hospital, about 4 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • C R I BOYD STREET (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • FOOTHILLS VN HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • FOOTHILLS VISITING NURSE AND H (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • HIGHLAND ACRES R H (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • LAUREL HILL HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINSTED, CT)
  • BERKSHIRE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SANDISFIELD, MA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colebrook:

  • Westfield State University (about 19 miles; Westfield, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,548)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 23 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • University of Hartford (about 24 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)
  • Bay Path College (about 27 miles; Longmeadow, MA; FT enrollment: 2,085)
  • Capital Community College (about 27 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 27 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 27 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)

Public elementary/middle school in Colebrook:

See full list of schools located in Colebrook

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Colebrook: Camp Jewell (A), Colebrook Volunteer Fire Department Forge Station (B), Colebrook Town Hall (C), Colebrook Town Garage (D), Colebrook Historical Society Building (E), Colebrook Volunteer Fire Department Center Station (F), Colebrook Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Colebrook: Colebrook Congregational Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Center Cemetery (1), Colebrook River Burying Ground (2), Hemlock Cemetery (3), South Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Gaylord Pond (A), Phelps Pond (B), Schwartz Pond (C), Colebrook River Lake (D), Lemanquais Pond (E), Lake Triangle (F), West Branch Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Loon Brook (A), Wright Brook (B), North Brook (C), Slocum Brook (D), Center Brook (E), Doolittle Lake Brook (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Colebrook include: Charles Arnold Recreation Area (1), Maasser Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Julius Rockwell - Politician.

Litchfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.4%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.1%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.6%
Whole state:

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

1.4%
Whole state:

3.9%
15 people in college/university student housing in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Colebrook:

Marital status in Colebrook, CT
  • Never married: 18.2%
  • Now married: 67.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Colebrook:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Colebrook, CT (based on Litchfield County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,35430
Mainline Protestant20,68187
Evangelical Protestant4,48339
Other4,42016
Orthodox1752
Black Protestant1602
None109,654-
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: 43
Litchfield County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Here:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Litchfield County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 208
Litchfield County:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Litchfield County:

6.9%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Litchfield County:

21.1%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Litchfield County:

11.8%
State:

15.8%

4.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,621 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  1.18% ($53,686 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.92% ($57,673)
from Fairfield County, CT  0.83% ($91,557)


5.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New Haven County, CT  0.95% ($51,717 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.90% ($56,439)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.60% ($78,338)

Businesses in Colebrook, CT

  • YMCA: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Colebrook:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Colebrook:

  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSGG (89.3 FM; NORFOLK, CT; Owner: REVIVAL CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; SHARON, CT; Owner: THE RIDGEFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Colebrook:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, 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.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Colebrook, Connecticut
  • Fatal accident count17
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents25
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities17
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents54
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Connecticut average
  • Fatal accident count5550
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents8084
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2559
  • Fatalities5994
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents13659
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents358
See more detailed statistics of Colebrook fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.9mTotal length
  • 60,377Total average daily traffic
  • 3,011Total average daily truck traffic
  • 89,715Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Colebrook, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Colebrook, CT

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • North Road (Lat: 41.971472 Lon: -73.089833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 27 m, Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: WPRI288,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.012 MHz, 851.137 MHz, 851.512 MHz, 851.612 MHz, 851.862 MHz, 852.012 MHz, 852.225 MHz, 852.512 MHz, 853.012 MHz, 853.612 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 09/27/2025, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
  • 35 Simons Pond Road (Lat: 42.037778 Lon: -73.078333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Call Sign: WPVL812,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.0400 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/2012, Expiration Date: 07/11/2022, Cancellation Date: 09/14/2012, Certifier: Wayne P Hamel, Registrant: 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 Microwave Towers:

2
  • COLEBROOK, 35 Simons Pond Road (Lat: 42.021250 Lon: -73.078472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPSM561,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, 6775.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/11/2011, Expiration Date: 06/20/2021, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
  • #11 Colebrook, 35 Simons Pond Road (Lat: 42.021250 Lon: -73.078472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.5 m, Call Sign: WQBV593,
    Assigned Frequencies: 934.375 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2014, Expiration Date: 12/22/2024, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 0.2 Km North On Old Colebrook Road (Lat: 41.971472 Lon: -73.089806), Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: KNKE210,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.637 MHz, 931.237 MHz, Grant Date: 04/14/1998, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/29/1999, Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Colebrook)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-A1D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 95TS , Serial Number: 2843103, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 09/09/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 12/05/2005
    Registrant (Individual): James Millar, Po Box 10, Colebrook, CT 06021

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 9. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 21 took place in 2009, and the least - 3 in 2007. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Colebrook, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (53.4%), and Outside Fires (23.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Colebrook, CT
    • 7953.4%Structure Fires
    • 3523.6%Outside Fires
    • 1711.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1711.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colebrook, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Colebrook, CT
  • 81.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.2%Wood
  • 5.9%Electricity
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Solar energy
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Colebrook, CT
  • 61.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.9%Utility gas
  • 6.6%Electricity
  • 6.6%Wood
  • 5.3%Coal or coke


Colebrook 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Robb Janak (1)
  • Paul A. Orlowski (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.