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Population in 2010: 61,171. Population change since 2000: +0.1%
 

Males: 29,119  (47.6%)
Females: 32,052  (52.4%)

Median resident age:  42.8 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06830.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $121,245 (it was $99,086 in 2000)
Greenwich:

$121,245
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $93,635

Greenwich town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $1,051,488 (it was $691,000 in 2000)
Greenwich:

$1,051,488
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $1,327,598; Detached houses: $1,464,264; Townhouses or other attached units: $770,134; In 2-unit structures: $796,488; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $817,027; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $657,402; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $607,028
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  • White alone - 48,807 (79.8%)
  • Hispanic - 5,964 (9.7%)
  • Asian alone - 4,017 (6.6%)
  • Black alone - 1,232 (2.0%)
  • Two or more races - 875 (1.4%)
  • Other race alone - 233 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 35 (0.06%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 8 (0.01%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Greenwich: 566.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (18.4%), Irish (16.6%), English (13.6%), German (12.0%), Polish (5.6%), United States (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/6/1656

Elevation: 140 feet

Land area: 47.8 square miles.

Population density: 1,279 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Greenwich:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greenwich town:

  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

11,601 residents are foreign born (7.8% Europe, 5.2% Latin America, 4.5% Asia).

This town:  19.0%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Greenwich, Connecticut as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Greenwich to the number of sex offenders is 15,592 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


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

Greenwich town:  0.8% ($5,849)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Greenwich satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (18.3 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (27.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Cos Cob, CT (1.1 miles ), Glenville, CT (1.4 miles ), Pemberwick, CT (1.5 miles ), Byram, CT (1.7 miles ), Old Greenwich, CT (1.8 miles ), Port Chester, NY (1.8 miles ), Rye Brook, NY (1.9 miles ), Stamford, CT (2.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 73 buildings, average cost: $728,900
  • 1998: 88 buildings, average cost: $658,100
  • 1999: 97 buildings, average cost: $541,800
  • 2000: 128 buildings, average cost: $638,100
  • 2001: 114 buildings, average cost: $661,400
  • 2002: 142 buildings, average cost: $633,900
  • 2003: 132 buildings, average cost: $663,600
  • 2004: 176 buildings, average cost: $680,900
  • 2005: 194 buildings, average cost: $872,600
  • 2006: 214 buildings, average cost: $818,900
  • 2007: 191 buildings, average cost: $985,100
  • 2008: 123 buildings, average cost: $1,018,300
  • 2009: 94 buildings, average cost: $1,019,000
  • 2010: 64 buildings, average cost: $1,595,700
  • 2011: 59 buildings, average cost: $1,429,500
  • 2012: 62 buildings, average cost: $1,314,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.04 N, Longitude: 73.62 W

Area code: 203

Greenwich household income distribution Greenwich home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Greenwich by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 110002121000
per 100,000 1.71.60.00.00.03.21.63.21.60.00.00.0
Rapes 342211122132
per 100,000 5.06.53.23.21.61.61.63.23.21.64.93.2
Robberies 1010356104579146
per 100,000 16.616.34.88.09.616.16.48.111.314.222.89.7
Assaults 12181113111219613121015
per 100,000 19.929.317.720.917.619.330.59.721.019.016.324.2
Burglaries 911117211010158718372947945
per 100,000 151.3180.6116.0176.5162.093.3114.2134.0116.1148.5128.972.6
Thefts 564544414475422428350362404421326301
per 100,000 937.6885.3666.8762.0676.7688.8562.7584.3651.4665.3531.9485.9
Auto thefts 825152513328253638381822
per 100,000 136.383.083.881.852.945.140.258.161.360.029.435.5
Arson 572183205414
per 100,000 8.311.43.21.612.84.83.20.08.16.31.66.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.4) 77.876.350.760.552.055.947.852.554.252.848.238.9

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 172 (146 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Connecticut average:

2.36

Greenwich, Connecticut accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.0%
Connecticut:

8.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (24%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Private households (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9%)
  • Top executives (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Financial managers (5%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Lawyers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Greenwich-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.4 miles away from the Greenwich town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/19/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenwich-area historical earthquake activity is above Connecticut state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/26/2003 at 18:24:18, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.5 ML, Depth: 1.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 3.1 miles away from Greenwich center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fairfield County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Chris Coons - Politician, Glenn Close - (born 1947), actor, Kathleen Kennedy Townsend - Maryland politician, Tim Teufel - Baseball player and coach, Kevin Shattenkirk - Ice hockey player, Bijou Phillips - Actress, Conrad Kennedy III - Professional wrestling, Alden Marin - Artist, Beth Bye - Politician, Robert Deyber - Artist.

Main business address for: AMERICAN TAX CREDIT PROPERTIES III LP (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), AMERICAN TAX CREDIT PROPERTIES II L P (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), AMERICAN TAX CREDIT PROPERTIES LP (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), BERKLEY W R CORP (FIRE, MARINE & CASUALTY INSURANCE), SECURITY CAPITAL CORP/DE/ (INSURANCE AGENTS BROKERS & SERVICES), WILDER RICHMAN HISTORIC PROPERTIES II LP (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), BLYTH INC (MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES), TECHNOLOGY INVESTMENT CAPITAL CORP and 12 other public companies.


Hospitals/medical centers in Greenwich:

  • STERLING CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 235 GLENVILLE ROAD)
  • GREENWICH HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 5 PERRYRIDGE RD)
  • GREENWICH HOSPITAL HOME CARE D (Hospital, 5 PERRYRIDE ROAD)
  • CONNECTICUT HEALTH OF GREENWICH (Nursing Home, 1188 KING ST)
  • GREENWICH WOODS HEALTH CARE CE (Nursing Home, 1165 KING ST)
  • WITHERELL, NATHANIEL (Nursing Home, 70 PARSONAGE RD)

Political contributions by individuals in Greenwich, CT

Amtrak stations near Greenwich:

  • 5 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.greenwichct.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenwich:

  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 5 miles; Purchase, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,811)
  • Manhattanville College (about 6 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 9 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 7,789)
  • Norwalk Community College (about 10 miles; Norwalk, CT; FT enrollment: 2,562)
  • Iona College (about 12 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,506)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 13 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,494)
  • Mercy College (about 14 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 5,386)

Public high school in Greenwich:

Private high schools in Greenwich:

  • BRUNSWICK SCHOOL (Students: 893; Location: 100 MAHER AVE; Grades: PK - 12; Boys only)
  • GREENWICH ACADEMY (Students: 793; Location: 200 N MAPLE AVE; Grades: PK - 12; Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Greenwich:

Private elementary/middle schools in Greenwich:

  • THE STANWICH SCHOOL (Students: 456; Location: 257 STANWICH RD; Grades: PK - 9)
  • GREENWICH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 407; Location: 471 NORTH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • WHITBY SCHOOL (Students: 334; Location: 969 LAKE AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • EAGLE HILL SCHOOL (Students: 230; Location: 45 GLENVILLE RD; Grades: UG - UG; Girls only)
  • THE GREENWICH JAPANESE SCHOOL (Students: 180; Location: 15 RIDGEVIEW AVE; Grades: 1 - 9)
  • WESTCHESTER FAIRFIELD HEBREW ACADEMY (Students: 171; Location: 270 LAKE AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Greenwich, School District: GREENWICH SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Greenwich:

  • GREENWICH LIBRARY (Operating income: $9,263,192; Location: 101 WEST PUTNAM AVE.; 369,295 books; 8,667 e-books; 49,164 audio materials; 30,372 video materials; 62 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 731 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Public Middle School : Eastern Middle School (grades 6-8)

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Notable locations in Greenwich: Indian Harbor Yacht Club (A), Field Club of Greenwich (B), Grass (C), Greenwich Town Hall (D), Greenwich Library (E), Greenwich Hospital Library (F), Greenwich Arts Council (G), Bruce Museum Library (H), Bruce Museum (I), Putnam Cottage Museum (J), Greenwich Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (K), Greenwich Fire Chief's Office (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Thru-Way Shopping Center (1), Stop and Shop Shopping Center (2), Greenwich Avenue Center Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Greenwich include: Temple Sholam (A), Christ Episcopal Church (B), Saint Mary Parish Church (C), Saint Rochs Church (D), Second Congregational Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Union Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Horseneck Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Greenwich include: Grass Island Park (1), Greenwich Avenue Historic District (2), Greenwich Common (3), Greenwich Municipal Center Historic District (4), Havemeyer Fields (5), Roger Sherman Baldwin Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Bruce Museum Seaside Center (Tods Point), Israel Putnam House Associates (Museums; 243 East Putnam Avenue), Community Answers (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 101 West Putnam Avenue), Byram Shubert Branch (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 29 Mead Avenue), House Of Fins (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 99 Bruce Park Ave), Audubon Ecology Workshop (Nature Centers; 613 Riversville Road), Cruiseone (Tours & Charters; 200 Lake Avenue), Chez MOI En (Tours & Charters; 57 Northfield Street).

Hotels: Thomas Henkelmann at Homestead Inn (420 Field Point Road), Veterans Advantage (81 Holly Hill Lane), Mews (Bolling Place), Delamar Greenwich Harbor (500 Steamboat Road), Homestead Inn (420 Field Point Road), Stanton House Inn (76 Maple Avenue).

 
Fairfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 31.3. This is about average.
City:

31.3
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.398. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.398
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 3.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

3.66
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 19.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

19.3
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 21.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.0
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.59. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.59
U.S.:

9.59

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

KILLINGTON MALL (Address: 82 ROUND HILL RD , Serves VT, Population served: 392, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2005), St Boil Water Order (NOV-15-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-28-2003), St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2003)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2000, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-01-2001), St Public Notif received (FEB-02-2001)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
BRUNSWICK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT Study Recommendation - Between JUL-2001 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Water Quality Parameter WQP M&R - Between JUL-2000 and DEC-2000, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2001), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2001), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2001), St Public Notif received (FEB-12-2001)
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
LAURELTON CONVALESCENT HOME (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (AUG-22-2000), St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-22-2000), St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2000), St BCA signed (FEB-14-2001), St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2001)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-1998), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-1998), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-1999)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-1998), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-1998), St Compliance achieved (JAN-13-1999)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-22-2006)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between AUG-10-2005 and NOV-28-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2005 and NOV-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2005)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-19-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St No addtl Formal Action needed (JAN-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-11-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2005), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2005)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 49 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
PURDYS HOMESTEAD RESTAURANT (Address: 485 WEST PUTNAM AVE , Serves NY, Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • ST. MARY'S COLLEGE (Serves MN, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.8%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

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

4.0%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

2.5%
Whole state:

3.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Greenwich, CT

People in group quarters in Greenwich in 2010:

  • 445 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 165 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 65 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 26 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Greenwich in 2000:

  • 479 people in nursing homes
  • 48 people in other group homes
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 33 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 32 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 17 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 2 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)

Greenwich compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Greenwich (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 10 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • People's United Bank: Pickwick Plaza Branch, The Old Greenwich Branch, Greenwich Branch, Riverside 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: Glenville, Byram Branch, Greenwich Havemeyer Branch, Greenwich Lafayette. 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
  • Connecticut Community Bank, National Association: Greenwich Bank & Trust Division, Railroad Branch, Glenville Branch. Info updated 2008/07/16: Bank assets: $403.0 mil, Deposits: $363.8 mil, headquarters in Westport, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Associated Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: 55 Railroad Ave Branch, Bryam Branch, Greenwich Trust Branch. 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
  • Citibank, National Association: Greenwich Branch at 16 Railroad Ave #18, branch established on 1993/12/10; Greenwich Branch at 48 West Putnam Avenue, branch established on 2007/02/26. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • The First Bank of Greenwich: Messenger Branch at 165 Mason Street, branch established on 2008/03/10. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $75.3 mil, Deposits: $62.4 mil, headquarters in Cos Cob, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Fieldpoint Private Bank & Trust: at 100 Field Point Road, branch established on 2008/04/30. Info updated 2012/04/03: Bank assets: $567.3 mil, Deposits: $441.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Hudson Valley Bank, National Association: Greenwich Branch at 500 West Putnam Avenue, branch established on 2008/10/29. Info updated 2012/03/13: Bank assets: $2,794.2 mil, Deposits: $2,433.4 mil, headquarters in Stamford, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 36 total offices, Holding Company: Hudson Valley Holding Corp.
  • 6 other banks with 6 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Greenwich, Connecticut:

  • Stanton House Inn, 76 Maple Ave, Greenwich, CT 06830 , Phone: (203) 869-2110, Fax: (203) 629-2116
  • Homestead Inn, 420 FLD PT Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830 , Phone: (203) 869-7500, Fax: (203) 869-7500
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Greenwich, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Greenwich town (based on Fairfield County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.14%
Here70.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist Church
Adherents70.1%6.3%4.4%4.1%2.5%
Congregations19.8%5.9%9.9%9.5%7.2%
NameMuslim EstimateAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.4%2.0%1.1%1.0%6.1%
Congregations1.9%4.8%3.4%1.9%35.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 223
This county:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Fairfield County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 76
This county:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 151
Fairfield County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 861
Fairfield County:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

6.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

17.9%
Connecticut:

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

17.2%
Connecticut:

15.8%

4.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($99,145 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
Connecticut average:

5.12%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,364 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.20%
Connecticut average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from New Haven County, CT  0.68% ($52,105 average AGI)
from Westchester County, NY  0.53% ($116,933)
from New York County, NY  0.33% ($276,003)


5.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($93,808 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Connecticut average:

5.64%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,488 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.12%
Connecticut average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to New Haven County, CT  1.29% ($53,789 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.34% ($140,435)
to Litchfield County, CT  0.25% ($63,262)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenwich:

  • WGCH (1490 AM; 1 kW; GREENWICH, CT; Owner: THE GREENWICH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenwich:

  • WEDW-FM (88.5 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WKHL (96.7 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • W211AI (90.1 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Greenwich:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W27CD (Channel 27; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W17CD (Channel 17; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Greenwich fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 71
Total length: 393 meters (1,289ft)
Total costs: $122,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,733,097
Total average daily truck traffic: 347,573

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 2
  • 1900-1909: 4
  • 1910-1919: 1
  • 1920-1929: 5
  • 1930-1939: 13
  • 1940-1949: 3
  • 1950-1959: 29
  • 1960-1969: 4
  • 1970-1979: 2
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 1
  • 2000-2009: 3
  • 2010-2012: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Greenwich, CT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Greenwich)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Greenwich, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greenwich)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Greenwich)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 157 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Most common first names in Greenwich, CT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John46676.5 years
Mary44382.9 years
William29476.6 years
Joseph25177.6 years
Helen21682.6 years
Margaret21082.9 years
Frank18578.8 years
James18476.8 years
Anna17784.6 years
George16377.1 years
Most common last names in Greenwich, CT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6980.4 years
Johnson3877.1 years
Wilson3479.9 years
Martin3379.2 years
Brown3378.5 years
Anderson3080.0 years
Fox2875.8 years
Clark2680.2 years
Walker2574.8 years
Miller2580.6 years
Businesses in Greenwich, CT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1New Balance3
Apple Store1Nike10
BMW1Saks Fifth Avenue1
Bentleymotors.Com1Sephora1
Brooks Brothers1Staples1
CVS1Starbucks2
DHL1Subway3
Dunkin Donuts2Talbots1
FedEx9The Athlete's Foot1
Gap1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS12
Hyatt1Urban Outfitters1
J.Crew1Victoria's Secret1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Whole Foods Market1
McDonald's1YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Greenwich, CT


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  • #6 (06830) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2004 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
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