East Haven, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 29,257.
Population change since 2000: +3.8%
Males: 13,971  (47.8%)
Females: 15,286  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
Connecticut median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 06473, 06512, 06513.

East Haven Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $64,986 (it was $47,930 in 2000)
East Haven:

$64,986
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,891 (it was $22,396 in 2000)

East Haven CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $206,053 (it was $125,000 in 2000)
East Haven:

$206,053
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $219,353; detached houses: $227,330; townhouses or other attached units: $156,324; in 2-unit structures: $265,947; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,943; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $175,009

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,171.

March 2019 cost of living index in East Haven: 128.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.7%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.4% for Black residents, 8.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.6% for American Indian residents, 9.7% for other race residents, 1.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in East Haven, CT (2017)
    • 21,76075.2%White alone
    • 4,46315.4%Hispanic
    • 1,3064.5%Asian alone
    • 6912.4%Black alone
    • 4511.6%Two or more races
    • 620.2%American Indian alone
    • 350.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 39 registered sex offenders living in East Haven, Connecticut as of May 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in East Haven is 741 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in East Haven by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(10.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
6
(20.9)
4
(13.9)
3
(10.5)
3
(10.4)
0
(0.0)
6
(20.5)
3
(10.3)
8
(27.5)
2
(6.9)
4
(13.9)
6
(20.9)
3
(10.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
21
(72.7)
17
(59.2)
26
(90.4)
22
(76.7)
18
(62.9)
20
(69.0)
12
(40.9)
15
(51.2)
12
(41.1)
11
(37.8)
8
(27.6)
14
(48.5)
23
(80.0)
8
(27.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
10
(34.6)
6
(20.9)
10
(34.8)
24
(83.7)
14
(48.9)
20
(69.0)
12
(40.9)
10
(34.1)
14
(48.0)
14
(48.1)
12
(41.4)
14
(48.5)
12
(41.8)
9
(31.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
93
(322.0)
99
(344.8)
123
(427.8)
121
(421.8)
147
(513.4)
119
(410.7)
117
(399.2)
166
(566.8)
95
(325.7)
110
(378.1)
101
(348.3)
101
(349.7)
75
(261.0)
60
(208.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
470
(1,627)
386
(1,344)
513
(1,784)
590
(2,057)
500
(1,746)
744
(2,568)
611
(2,085)
642
(2,192)
558
(1,913)
506
(1,739)
506
(1,745)
458
(1,586)
462
(1,608)
434
(1,507)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
127
(439.8)
96
(334.4)
107
(372.1)
108
(376.5)
71
(248.0)
81
(279.6)
107
(365.1)
67
(228.8)
101
(346.3)
101
(347.2)
40
(137.9)
98
(339.3)
70
(243.6)
99
(343.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(13.9)
5
(17.4)
2
(7.0)
3
(10.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
4
(13.6)
4
(13.7)
2
(6.9)
4
(13.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)151.6136.4181.8192.8162.6196.6161.0191.1157.2166.8148.0150.4151.1132.2

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in East Haven, CT

Crime rate in East Haven detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 57 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Connecticut average:

2.15
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East Haven, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (41.6%), Irish (8.9%), Polish (4.2%), American (2.0%), German (1.6%), Arab (1.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1785

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 12.3 square miles.

Population density: 2,386 people per square mile   (low).

East Haven, Connecticut map

2,946 residents are foreign born (3.6% Latin America, 2.5% Europe, 1.3% Africa, 1.3% Asia).

This place:

10.2%
Connecticut:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,615 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,992 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: New Haven, CT (3.3 miles , pop. 123,626).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (54.7 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (60.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Branford Center, CT (1.7 miles ),
Branford, CT (1.8 miles ),
New Haven, CT (1.8 miles ),
West Haven, CT (2.3 miles ),
Hamden, CT (2.5 miles ),
North Branford, CT (2.5 miles ),
North Haven, CT (2.5 miles ),
Woodmont borough, CT (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.29 N, Longitude: 72.87 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -7,413 (-25.6%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,202 (15.5%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 203

Distribution of median household income in East Haven, CT in 2017
Distribution of house value in East Haven, CT in 2017
East Haven satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 52 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $77,100
  • 1999: 42 buildings, average cost: $94,700
  • 2000: 40 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2001: 48 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2002: 39 buildings, average cost: $101,000
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2004: 46 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 2005: 63 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2006: 24 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $107,700
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $137,600
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2015: 19 buildings, average cost: $122,200
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $138,900
Number of permits per 10,000 East Haven, CT residents
Average permit cost in East Haven, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Most common industries in East Haven, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.7%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • U. S. Postal service (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
  • Personal & laundry services (2.8%)
Most common occupations in East Haven, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (2.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.3%)
  • Cashiers (3.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.3%)

Average climate in East Haven, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 84.2. This is about average.

City:

84.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.246. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.246
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.239. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.239
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 41.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.58
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

East Haven-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Connecticut state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the East Haven place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/29/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Haven-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 199.0 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 225.4 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 166.1 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 202.2 miles away from East Haven 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 178.7 miles away from the city 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 131.5 miles away from East Haven 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 New Haven County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Haven topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in East Haven:

  • BEN HAVEN: ROSENBERG HOUSE (177 HALF MILE ROAD)
  • I P P: MAPLE ST GR HOME (15 MAPLE ST)
  • UTOPIA HOME CARE INC (665 FOXON ROAD)
  • APPLE REHAB LAUREL WOODS (451 NORTH HIGH STREET)
  • EAST HAVEN REST HOME (83 MAIN STREET)
  • TALMADGE PARK HEALTHCARE (38 TALMADGE AVE)

Amtrak stations near East Haven:

  • 4 miles: NEW HAVEN (50 UNION AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: WALLINGFORD (37 HALL AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 18 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Haven:

  • Gateway Community College (about 4 miles; New Haven, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,672)
  • Yale University (about 4 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 13,121)
  • University of New Haven (about 5 miles; West Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 6,205)
  • Southern Connecticut State University (about 6 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 8,708)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 10 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 8,153)
  • Porter and Chester Institute of Stratford (about 17 miles; Stratford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • Housatonic Community College (about 19 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,677)

Public high school in East Haven:

Public elementary/middle schools in East Haven:

Private elementary/middle school in East Haven:

  • ST VINCENT DE PAUL SCHOOL (Students: 125, Location: 35 BISHOP ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Library in East Haven:

  • HAGAMAN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $737,434; Location: 227 MAIN ST.; 57,584 books; 18 e-books; 2,557 audio materials; 4,856 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 77 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in East Haven: Trolley Museum (A), Camp Hubinger (B), Alling Memorial Golf Course (C), Hagaman Memorial Library (D), East Haven Fire Department Station 3 (E), East Haven Fire Department Headquarters (F), East Haven Fire Department Station 6 (G), East Haven Fire Department Station 4 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Trolley Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in East Haven include: Old Stone Church (A), Saint Clare Church (B), Totoket Valley Church (C), Christ and the Epiphany Church (D), Christ Deliverance Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Greenlawn Cemetery (1), East Lawn Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Foxon Pond (A), Graniss Pond (B), Pirot Pond (C), Pollywog Pond (D), Lake Saltonstall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Maloney Brook (A), Farm River (B), Tuttle Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in East Haven: Kennedy Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Beaches: Silver Sands Beach (A), Momauguin Beach (B), West Silver Sands Beach (C), Shell Beach (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Quality Inn East Haven (30 Frontage Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: East Haven Town - Probate Court (250 Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Phil Esposito (ice hockey b. 1970) - Ice hockey player.

New Haven County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

63.2%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.8%
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: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in East Haven in 2010:

  • 367 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in residential schools for people with disabilities

People in group quarters in East Haven in 2000:

  • 152 people in nursing homes
  • 57 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in East Haven (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Frontage Road Branch at 50 Frontage Road, branch established on 1981/01/13; East Haven Branch at 245 Main Street, branch established on 1956/07/10. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: East Haven Ctr Branch at 263 Hemingway Avenue, branch established on 1989/02/24; Foxon Branch at 430 Foxon Road (Rte. 80), branch established on 1981/07/23. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Webster Bank, National Association: East Haven Branch at 260 Main Street, branch established on 1988/01/22. 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: East Haven Branch at 170 Main Street (Rte 100), branch established on 1948/07/19. 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
  • People's United Bank: Trolley Square Stop & Shop at 370 Hemingway Avenue, branch established on 1988/06/20. 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: East Haven Branch at 339 Hemingway Avenue, branch established on 1973/06/09. 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

For population 15 years and over in East Haven:

Marital status in East Haven, CT
  • Never married: 32.2%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in East Haven:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Connecticut average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - East Haven
Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in East Haven:

(East Haven, Connecticut Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for East Haven, CT (based on New Haven County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic304,677104
Mainline Protestant52,851149
Evangelical Protestant33,484208
Other19,94379
Black Protestant6,47135
Orthodox3,73111
None441,320-
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: 172
New Haven County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
New Haven County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
New Haven County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 186
New Haven County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 764
Here:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

8.2%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
New Haven County:

24.0%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
New Haven County:

15.4%
Connecticut:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
East Haven:

50.5%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
East Haven:

47.6%
Connecticut:

46.6%

Average BMI:
East Haven:

28.7
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
East Haven:

21.3%
Connecticut:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
East Haven:

10.6%
Connecticut:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Haven:

6.9
Connecticut:

6.8

Overweight people:
East Haven:

34.6%
Connecticut:

34.2%

General health condition:
East Haven:

56.6%
Connecticut:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.0%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Haven, CT Residents

4.17% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($381 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fairfield County, CT  0.98% ($57,745 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.48% ($54,707)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.25% ($62,540)


5.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($67,766 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($768 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fairfield County, CT  0.74% ($67,908 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.57% ($52,965)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.32% ($68,153)
Businesses in East Haven, CT
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1McDonald's1
AT&T1Nike1
AutoZone1Penske1
CVS2Quality1
CarMax1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid3
Domino's Pizza1Stop & Shop1
Dunkin Donuts4Subway2
FedEx1T.J.Maxx1
H&R Block2True Value1
Home Depot1UPS2
KFC1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets10

Strongest AM radio stations in East Haven:

  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAVZ (1300 AM; 1 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WYBC (1340 AM; 1 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WADS (690 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ANSONIA, CT; Owner: RADIO AMOR, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WFIF (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MILFORD, CT)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQUN (1220 AM; 1 kW; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Haven:

  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WNHU (88.7 FM; WEST HAVEN, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAVEN)
  • W252AS (98.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPKN (89.5 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WPKN, INC.)
  • W226AG (93.1 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: SAINT THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WMNR-FM1 (88.1 FM; HUNTINGTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around East Haven:

  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W28AJ (Channel 28; ALLINGTOWN, CT; Owner: PAGING ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of East Haven fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 187ft / 57.3mTotal length
  • 510,808Total average daily traffic
  • 42,315Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in East Haven, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 31970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for East Haven, CT
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in East Haven)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in East Haven, CT)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Haven)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in East Haven)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED180$181,844127$155,748572$173,45632$115,1882$3,075,00028$183,893
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$189,72214$152,50073$172,6443$13,3330$03$232,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED30$190,13332$159,594296$188,23344$73,9770$021$193,286
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN16$144,06318$175,833164$189,8174$91,0000$07$119,571
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$168,3334$173,75041$203,2684$103,2500$02$146,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1801.00 , 1802.00, 1803.00, 1804.00, 1805.00, 1806.01, 1806.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$180,3049$215,444
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$212,6007$162,714
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$149,6673$181,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$154,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1801.00 , 1802.00, 1803.00, 1804.00, 1805.00, 1806.01, 1806.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Haven, CT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in East Haven, CT - Value

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 fires per year is 102. The highest number of reported fires - 148 took place in 2012, and the least - 37 in 2005. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in East Haven, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (39.0%), and Outside Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in East Haven, CT
    • 67739.0%Structure Fires
    • 62335.9%Outside Fires
    • 25514.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 18010.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Haven, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Haven, CT
  • 49.4%Utility gas
  • 42.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.9%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Haven, CT
  • 46.5%Utility gas
  • 39.9%Electricity
  • 12.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used


East Haven compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

East Haven on our top lists:

  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved in more then 10 years ago (10,000+ households)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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