Cornwall, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 1,420.
Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 704  (49.6%)
Females: 716  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

50.1 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06754.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $76,503 (it was $54,886 in 2000)
Cornwall:

$76,503
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $62,809 (it was $42,484 in 2000)

Cornwall town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $402,338 (it was $240,600 in 2000)
Cornwall:

$402,338
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $316,733; detached houses: $334,904; townhouses or other attached units: $179,809; in 2-unit structures: $201,765; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,177; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,624; mobile homes: $238,990; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $123,642
March 2019 cost of living index in Cornwall: 135.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Cornwall, CT (2010)
    • 1,35795.6%White alone
    • 342.4%Hispanic
    • 161.1%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

Races in Cornwall 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 Cornwall, Connecticut as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cornwall is 1,420 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Cornwall, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: English (26.1%), Irish (18.5%), German (17.5%), Italian (7.1%), United States (6.3%), Scottish (5.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1740

Elevation: 718 feet

Land area: 46.0 square miles.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (very low).

Cornwall, Connecticut map

88 residents are foreign born (3.8% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

This town:

6.1%
Connecticut:

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

1.0% ($2,496)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (23.6 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (74.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Goshen, CT (2.2 miles ),
Sharon, CT (2.4 miles ),
Warren, CT (2.7 miles ),
Falls Village, CT (2.8 miles ),
Bantam borough, CT (3.1 miles ),
Lakeville, CT (3.1 miles ),
Litchfield borough, CT (3.2 miles ),
Salisbury, CT (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 41.85 N, Longitude: 73.34 W

Area code: 860

Distribution of median household income in Cornwall, CT in 2017
Cornwall satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $95,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $139,700
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $151,200
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $266,700
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $547,500
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $333,100
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $676,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $205,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $837,500
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $575,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $345,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Cornwall, CT residents
Average permit cost in Cornwall, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Unemployment by year
Most common industries in Cornwall, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.5%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.1%)
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Cornwall, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Media and communications workers (3.3%)
  • Carpenters (3.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Carpenters (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Architects, surveyors, and cartographers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.9%)

Average climate in Cornwall, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Cornwall, Connecticut average temperatures Cornwall, Connecticut average precipitation Cornwall, Connecticut humidity Cornwall, Connecticut wind speed Cornwall, Connecticut snowfall Cornwall, Connecticut sunshine Cornwall, 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 63.9. This is about average.

City:

63.9
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 2.6 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 2.6 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 2.6 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 2.6 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 2.6 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 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.42
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Cornwall-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the Cornwall town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 29.5 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cornwall-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 154.5 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 183.7 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 144.5 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 175.5 miles away from Cornwall 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 87.6 miles away from Cornwall 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 247.1 miles away from Cornwall 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 a lot greater than the US average (13).
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).
Cornwall topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cornwall:

  • GEER NURSING AND REHABILITATIO (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CANAAN, CT)
  • SHARON HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SHARON, CT)
  • SHARON HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SHARON, CT)
  • ROSE HAVEN, LTD (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LITCHFIELD, CT)
  • L A R C: BERTOLI DRIVE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; LITCHFIELD, CT)
  • LITCHFIELD WOODS HEALTH CARE C (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TORRINGTON, CT)
  • TORRINGTON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TORRINGTON, CT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cornwall:

  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 25 miles; Waterbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,491)
  • Post University (about 26 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 26 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 26 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 31 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)
  • Vassar College (about 31 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 32 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)

Public elementary/middle school in Cornwall:

See full list of schools located in Cornwall

Library in Cornwall:

  • CORNWALL LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (Operating income: $165,309; Location: 30 PINE ST.; 23,577 books; 1,071 audio materials; 864 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 15 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cornwall: Kellogg Corners (A), Dean Corners (B), Cornwall Hollow (C), Housatonic Boy Scout Reservation (D), Cornwall Center (E), Camp Mohawk (F), North Corners (G), Mohawk Mountain Ski Area (H), Emmons Corners (I), Cornwall Bridge Pottery (J), Hitchcock Corners (K), East Street (L), Pine Lodge (M), Cornwall Town Hall (N), Calhaoun Memorial Library (O), Base Lodge (P), Cornwall Volunteer Fire Department Cornwall Bridge Firehouse (Q), Cornwall Volunteer Fire Department West Cornwall Firehouse (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Cornwall: North Cornwall Meeting House (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Cornwall Cemetery (1), Sedgwick Cemetery (2), Southeast Cemetery (3), Wright Cemetery (4), Allen Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Clark Pond (A), Cream Hill Lake (B), Wilford Pond (C), Hart Pond (D), Hawkins Pond (E), Hedden Pond (F), Mohawk Pond (G), Nash Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mill Brook (A), Millard Brook (B), Ocain Brook (C), Reed Brook (D), Spruce Brook (E), Adams Brook (F), Baldwin Brook (G), Birdseye Brook (H), Bloody Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Cornwall: Mohawk State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: John Sedgwick - Union Army general, George R. Gold - Politician, Major Andre Andrews - 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:

2.3 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

64.0%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.4%
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: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.0%
Whole state:

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

1.2%
Whole state:

3.9%
2 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Cornwall:

Marital status in Cornwall, CT
  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 58.8%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Cornwall:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 47.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cornwall, 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.
State:

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

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 208
This county:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

6.9%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

21.1%
Connecticut:

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

11.8%
Connecticut:

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)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cornwall:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKZE (1020 AM; daytime; 3 kW; SHARON, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cornwall:

  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; SHARON, CT; Owner: THE RIDGEFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; SALISBURY, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS, INC.)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)

TV broadcast stations around Cornwall:

  • 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)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • Cornwall, Connecticut
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:5
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents16
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Connecticut average
  • Fatal accident count3088
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents4468
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1454
  • Fatalities3341
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents7425
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents160
See more detailed statistics of Cornwall fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 29.4mTotal length
  • 7,355Total average daily traffic
  • 314Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,930Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cornwall, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cornwall, CT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 7 Sirdan Mountain Road (Cornwall Site) (Lat: 41.862028 Lon: -73.399611), Type: Mast, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: KNKN833
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 08/30/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: John T Scott IiiRegistrant: Cellco Partnership, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Cream Hill Rd (Lat: 41.893694 Lon: -73.322056), Type: Building, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPGQ674,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 02/24/2000, Expiration Date: 02/24/2010, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2010, Certifier: J. Roy Pottle, Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, Nw, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Mohawk Mountain (Lat: 41.822306 Lon: -73.188444), Call Sign: KCA790,
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.0400 MHz, 42.5200 MHz, 42.5800 MHz, 42.6400 MHz, 154.665 MHz, 154.695 MHz, Grant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/18/2022, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
  • Public Safety Tower (Lat: 41.822306 Lon: -73.188444), Call Sign: KNFF785, Licensee ID: L00399980,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.355 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/2012, Expiration Date: 04/22/2022, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 84 Wadsworth St, Hartford, CT 06106, Phone: (203) 567-0844
  • Mohawk State Forest (Lat: 41.821194 Lon: -73.297333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WPQB999,
    Assigned Frequencies: 163.250 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2015, Expiration Date: 05/17/2025, Certifier: Alan T Gawel, Registrant: Northeastern Communications, 7 Great Hill Rd, Naugatuck, CT 06770, Phone: (203) 575-9008
  • Mohawk Mountain State Park (Lat: 41.821194 Lon: -73.297333), Structure height: 55 m, Call Sign: WNSM676,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.137 MHz, 851.300 MHz, 851.512 MHz, 851.612 MHz, 851.750 MHz, 851.862 MHz, 852.012 MHz, 852.075 MHz, 852.225 MHz, 852.512 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 03/31/2015, Expiration Date: 06/19/2025, Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
  • Lat: 41.842028 Lon: -73.314639, Call Sign: WQJU911,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz, 151.895 MHz, 159.945 MHz, 151.685 MHz, 159.690 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2019, Expiration Date: 01/08/2029, Certifier: D Stevenson Hedden, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Public Safety Tower Mohawk Mtn (Lat: 41.821472 Lon: -73.296778), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WNEH297,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2141.20 MHz, 2144.40 MHz, Grant Date: 11/17/1994, Expiration Date: 11/17/1999, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2000, Phone: (203) 566-3333

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cornwall)
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cornwall, CT
  • 76.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.5%Wood
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.7%Electricity
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cornwall, CT
  • 65.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.8%Wood
  • 8.7%Electricity
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Cornwall 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Cornwall on our top lists:

  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Northern America (population 500+)"
  • #40 (06754) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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