Ledyard, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 15,051. Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 
Males: 7,502  (49.8%)
Females: 7,549  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06339.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $77,784 (it was $62,647 in 2000)
Ledyard:

$77,784
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,359 (it was $24,953 in 2000)

Ledyard town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $247,140 (it was $143,200 in 2000)
Ledyard:

$247,140
CT:

$267,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $279,324; Detached houses: $295,147; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,402; In 2-unit structures: $187,717; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $175,852; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $193,804; Mobile homes: $43,108
  • Races in Ledyard, CT (2010)

    Ledyard races chart
    • 12,36282.1%White alone
    • 8355.5%Hispanic
    • 5263.5%Asian alone
    • 5033.3%Two or more races
    • 4563.0%Black alone
    • 3352.2%American Indian alone
    • 240.2%Other race alone
    • 100.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ledyard: 115.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (20.9%), Irish (19.4%), German (17.4%), Italian (12.8%), French (8.0%), Polish (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/1836

Land area: 38.1 square miles.

Population density: 395 people per square mile   (very low).

Ledyard,CT real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Ledyard:

  • High school or higher: 93.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ledyard town:

  • Never married: 23.2%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

651 residents are foreign born (1.9% Asia, 1.4% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.5% North America).

This town:

4.4%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Ledyard, Connecticut as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ledyard to the number of sex offenders is 2,167 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:

Ledyard town:  1.8% ($2,548)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, CT (34.5 miles , pop. 54,740).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (77.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (104.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Gales Ferry, CT (1.7 miles ), Mashantucket, CT (1.8 miles ), Old Mystic, CT (2.1 miles ), Oxoboxo River, CT (2.2 miles ), Preston, CT (2.2 miles ), Conning Towers-Nautilus Park, CT (2.2 miles ), Montville, CT (2.5 miles ), Long Hill, CT (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $86,900
  • 1998: 64 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2000: 40 buildings, average cost: $122,700
  • 2001: 49 buildings, average cost: $127,400
  • 2002: 53 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2003: 58 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2004: 64 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2005: 49 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2006: 37 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $214,000
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $137,900
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $163,500
  • 2012: 24 buildings, average cost: $137,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.45 N, Longitude: 72.03 W

Area code: 860

Ledyard household income distribution Ledyard home values distribution

Ledyard tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Transportation equipment (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Chemicals (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Health care (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Engineers (9%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Ledyard-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Connecticut state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 44.7 miles away from the Ledyard town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/21/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 26.1 miles away from the town center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ledyard-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 209.5 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 227.1 miles away from Ledyard 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 143.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 185.3 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 223.3 miles away from Ledyard center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in New London County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Snows: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Doc Hammer - Multi-disciplinary artist, Frederick Ayer - Manufacturing businesspeople, Leslie Holdridge - Botanist and climatologist, Ron Jirsa - College basketball coach.

Hospitals and medical centers in Ledyard:

  • LEDYARD REGIONAL VISITING NURSE AGENCY (741 C0LONEL LEDYARD HWY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Ledyard:

  • REGENCY HEIGHTS OF NORWICH, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NORWICH, CT)
  • UNCAS ON THAMES HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NORWICH, CT)
  • ORCHARD GROVE SPECIALTY CARE CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; UNCASVILLE, CT)
  • HAMILTON PAVILION HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NORWICH, CT)
  • SOUTH REGION-DURANT/ RIVERVIEW UNIT (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MYSTIC, CT)
  • SOUTH REGION-RAINBOW HOUSE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MYSTIC, CT)
  • FAIRVIEW (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GROTON, CT)

Amtrak station:

FOXWOOD CASINO (ROUTE 2) - Bus Station

Operable nuclear power plants near Ledyard:

  • 9 miles: Millstone 1 and 2 in Waterford, CT.
  • 9 miles: Millstone 3 in Waterford, CT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ledyard:

  • Three Rivers Community College (about 6 miles; Norwich, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,897)
  • Connecticut College (about 7 miles; New London, CT; FT enrollment: 2,068)
  • Eastern Connecticut State University (about 22 miles; Willimantic, CT; FT enrollment: 4,985)
  • University of Rhode Island (about 27 miles; Kingston, RI; FT enrollment: 14,656)
  • University of Connecticut (about 28 miles; Storrs, CT; FT enrollment: 22,037)
  • New England Institute of Technology (about 32 miles; East Greenwich, RI; FT enrollment: 3,183)
  • Wesleyan University (about 34 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 3,517)

Public high school in Ledyard:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ledyard:

See full list of schools located in Ledyard

Library in Ledyard:

  • LEDYARD PUBLIC LIBRARIES (Operating income: $598,603; Location: 718 COLONEL LEDYARD HIGHWAY; 72,962 books; 18 e-books; 4,821 audio materials; 2,984 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 182 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ledyard: Grange Hall (A), The Ledyard Oak (B), Harvard Boathouse (C), Yale Boathouse (D), Stoddard Landing (E), Gales Ferry Volunteer Fire Company (F), Mashantucket Tribal Fire Department (G), Ledyard Fire Department Company 1 (H), Ledyard Fire Marshal's Office (I), Ledyard Firefighters Company (J), Saint David Episcopal Church Library (K), Nathan Lester House (L), Ledyard Library (M), Gales Ferry and Bill Library (N), Foxwoods Casino (O), Board of Education Administration Office (P), Ledyard Volunteer Emergency Services (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Riverside Village Mall Shopping Center (1), Ledyard Center Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ledyard include: Anchor Baptist Church (A), Gallup Hill Baptist Church (B), Ledyard Assembly of God Church (C), Ledyard Congregational Church (D), New Life Church (E), Saint Davids Episcopal Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bill Cemetery (1), Roach Cemetery (2), Church Hill Cemetery (3), Quakertown Cemetery (4), Levi Chapman Cemetery (5), Ledyard Center Cemetery (6), Lester Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Rosemond Lake (A), Lantern Hill Pond (B), Long Pond (C), Smith Pond (D), Rosemond Lake (E), Ledyard Reservoir (F), Billings Avery Diversion Pond (G), Tribrook Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pine Swamp Brook (A), Billings Avery Brook (B), Williams Brook (C), Ed Lamb Brook (D), Flat Brook (E), Tom Allyn Brook (F), Lantern Brook (G), Lee Brook (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ledyard include: Highland Lake Park (1), Colonel Ledyard Park (2), Liberty Square (3), Stoddard Hill State Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Moonwalk Rentals (Amusement & Theme Parks; 5 Royal Oaks Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Abbey's Lantern Hill Inn (780 Lantern Hill Road) (1), Applewood Farms Inn (528 Colonel Ledyard Highway) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

New London 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 97.3. This is worse than average.

City:

97.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.29. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.29
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.59. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.59
U.S.:

20.22

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.09
U.S.:

9.14

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

LEDYARD WPCA - LEDYARD CENTER (Population served: 6,354, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-23-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-23-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-05-2011)
LEDYARD WPCA, GALES FERRY SYSTEM (Population served: 2,054, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2007), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-28-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-28-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007)

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

  • BORDER HILL MOBILE HOME PARK LIC. #36 (Serves RI, Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.7%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.6%
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: 0.2% 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:

1.9%
Whole state:

3.9%
31 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Ledyard compared to Connecticut state average:

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

Banks with branches in Ledyard (2011 data):

  • Dime Bank: Ledyard Branch at 744 Colonel Ledyard Highway, branch established on 1977/04/23. Info updated 2008/05/08: Bank assets: $707.4 mil, Deposits: $491.2 mil, headquarters in Norwich, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ledyard, Connecticut:

  • Applewood Farms Inn Bed & Breakfast, 528 Col Ledyard Hwy, Ledyard, CT 06339 , Phone: (860) 536-2022
  • Two Trees Inn, 240 Lantern HL Rd, Ledyard, CT 06339 , Phone: (860) 885-3041
  • Mare's Inn, 333 Colonel Ledyard Hwy, Ledyard, CT 06339 , Phone: (860) 572-0483
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ledyard, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Connecticut average:

12.8

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (81%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ledyard town (based on New London County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic84,76534
Mainline Protestant18,99379
Evangelical Protestant9,32075
Other5,02232
Black Protestant2,59410
Orthodox2,4564
None150,905-
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: 48
New London County:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 36
New London County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
New London County:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 264
Here:

10.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
New London County:

22.4%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.5%
State:

15.8%

5.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,148 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,067 average AGI)
New London County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Windham County, CT  0.51% ($36,959 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.34% ($58,706)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.31% ($49,094)


5.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,144 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($837 average AGI)
New London County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Windham County, CT  0.49% ($34,002 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.34% ($43,190)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.30% ($61,318)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ledyard:

  • WICH (1310 AM; 5 kW; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INCORPORATED)
  • WSUB (980 AM; 1 kW; GROTON, CT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLIS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OLD SAYBROOK, CT; Owner: CROSSROADS COMM. OLD SAYBROOK, LLC)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ledyard:

  • WBMW (106.5 FM; LEDYARD, CT; Owner: RED WOLF BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
  • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
  • WQGN-FM (105.5 FM; GROTON, CT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKNL (100.9 FM; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCNI (90.9 FM; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT COLLEGE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WNLC (98.7 FM; EAST LYME, CT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXLM (102.3 FM; STONINGTON, CT; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • W233AG (94.5 FM; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGE)
  • WHUS (91.7 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: THE BD. OF TRUSTEES, THE UNIV. OF CT)
  • WRIU (90.3 FM; KINGSTON, RI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND)

TV broadcast stations around Ledyard:

  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Ledyard fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 50m164ftTotal length
  • $18,000Total costs
  • 83,274Total average daily traffic
  • 4,921Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ledyard, CT

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Ledyard)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fox Woods Resort And Casino (Lat: 41.473889 Lon: -179.984167), Type: Building, Structure height: 134.1 m, Overall height: 137.5 m, Call Sign: WPHB961
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.962 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/02/2000, Expiration Date: 05/02/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • VINEGAR HILL, Vinegar Hill Rd (Lat: 41.423722 Lon: -72.057306), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: KCG292, Licensee ID: L00010326
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.1600 MHz, 47.3000 MHz, 47.0800 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/16/2013, Expiration Date: 05/19/2023
    Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 280 West St, Rocky Hill, CT 06067-3502, Phone: (860) 258-0376, Fax: (860) 258-0399, Email:
  • 24 Gallup Hill Rd (Lat: 41.442861 Lon: -72.991778), Call Sign: KNCS300
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.965 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/14/2002, Expiration Date: 02/14/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/21/2012
    Registrant: Town Of Ledyard, 741 Colonel Ledyard Highway, Ledyard, CT 06339, Phone: (860) 464-8417, Fax: (860) 464-8417, Email:
  • 136 Vinegar Hill Road (Lat: 41.425667 Lon: -72.056472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WPGU372
    Assigned Frequencies: 866.512 MHz, 867.012 MHz, 867.512 MHz, 868.012 MHz, 851.012 MHz, 851.112 MHz, 851.512 MHz, 851.825 MHz, 852.012 MHz, 852.162 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 01/07/2005, Expiration Date: 04/06/2015, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler
    Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Rd, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • 758 Colonel Ledyard Hwy (Lat: 41.443889 Lon: -72.017306), Call Sign: WPYU533
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/30/2003, Expiration Date: 10/30/2013, Certifier: Jennifer S Christo
    Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 14110 Stowe Drive, Poway, CA 92064, Phone: (858) 535-6015, Fax: (858) 452-7207, Email:
  • 136 Vinegar Hill Road (Lat: 41.425667 Lon: -72.056472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 59 m, Call Sign: WQEF345
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/03/2013, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler
    Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • Lat: 41.458444 Lon: -71.980361, Call Sign: WQFP571
    Assigned Frequencies: 4940.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/01/2006, Expiration Date: 09/01/2016, Certifier: Richard Lasaracina
    Registrant: Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, 101 Pequot Trail, Mashantucket, CT 06388, Phone: (860) 396-2547, Fax: (860) 396-2545, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ledyard)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ledyard)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 42
  • Hazardous Condition: 53
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Ledyard

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ledyard, CT
Businesses in Ledyard, CT
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Dunkin Donuts1Subway1
Panera Bread1True Value1

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