Middletown, Connecticut

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Population in 2013: 47,333 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.7%
 
Males: 22,237  (47.0%)
Females: 25,096  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Connecticut median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 06457.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,676 (it was $47,162 in 2000)
Middletown:

$58,676
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,038 (it was $25,720 in 2000)

Middletown city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $230,154 (it was $134,400 in 2000)
Middletown:

$230,154
CT:

$267,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $241,033; Detached houses: $260,048; Townhouses or other attached units: $188,077; In 2-unit structures: $246,874; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $192,358; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $123,732; Mobile homes: $44,638

Median gross rent in 2013: $922.

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  • Races in Middletown, CT (2013)

    Middletown races chart
    • 32,83969.1%White alone
    • 6,81214.3%Black alone
    • 4,91810.4%Hispanic
    • 2,0974.4%Asian alone
    • 1,2542.6%Two or more races
    • 3170.7%Other race alone
    • 490.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Middletown: 127.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (16.6%), Irish (12.4%), Polish (8.2%), German (7.6%), English (6.9%), French (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 09/11/1651

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 40.9 square miles.

Population density: 1,157 people per square mile   (low).

Middletown,CT real estate house value index trend

Middletown, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Middletown:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Middletown city:

  • Never married: 45.0%
  • Now married: 35.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

5,275 residents are foreign born (3.7% Europe, 3.1% Latin America, 2.1% Asia).

This city:

11.1%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 90 registered sex offenders living in Middletown, Connecticut as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Middletown to the number of sex offenders is 538 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $5,061 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,715 (2.1%)

Middletown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Meriden, CT (7.2 miles , pop. 58,244).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (74.9 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (79.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Portland, CT (1.6 miles ), Middlefield, CT (1.9 miles ), Cromwell, CT (2.0 miles ), Durham, CT (2.4 miles ), Berlin, CT (2.6 miles ), Higganum, CT (2.6 miles ), Meriden, CT (2.7 miles ), Rocky Hill, CT (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 123 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 1998: 152 buildings, average cost: $62,600
  • 1999: 87 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 2000: 97 buildings, average cost: $65,100
  • 2001: 88 buildings, average cost: $65,300
  • 2002: 93 buildings, average cost: $65,200
  • 2003: 89 buildings, average cost: $65,300
  • 2004: 89 buildings, average cost: $65,200
  • 2005: 86 buildings, average cost: $65,200
  • 2006: 72 buildings, average cost: $65,200
  • 2007: 58 buildings, average cost: $65,200
  • 2008: 36 buildings, average cost: $75,200
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $73,400
  • 2010: 26 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $153,600
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $159,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.55 N, Longitude: 72.66 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,785 (+10.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 8,713 (36.8%)

Area code: 860

Middletown household income distribution Middletown home values distribution

Crime rates in Middletown by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 2000210110010
per 100,000 4.60.00.00.04.22.10.02.12.10.00.02.10.0
Rapes 820013040410112
per 100,000 18.44.60.00.02.16.30.08.30.08.120.92.125.4
Robberies 26202122252525523220302522
per 100,000 59.945.647.246.652.952.852.4108.266.340.662.852.246.6
Assaults 28302622313123212735374526
per 100,000 64.568.458.546.665.665.548.243.755.971.077.594.055.1
Burglaries 21514812412919522217922021415714315687
per 100,000 495.2337.4279.0273.4412.7468.7374.9457.9443.1318.6299.6325.8184.2
Thefts 8227921,0031,0461,2451,1019661,3291,186914820661666
per 100,000 1,893.41,805.62,256.62,216.52,635.12,324.62,023.32,766.02,455.51,854.71,717.81,380.61,410.4
Auto thefts 138116115118148149122959259608374
per 100,000 317.9264.5258.7250.0313.2314.6255.5197.7190.5119.7125.7173.4156.7
Arson 0100000443230
per 100,000 0.02.30.00.00.00.00.08.38.36.14.26.30.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 192.8149.7158.2152.8200.8191.3154.7213.0181.7140.5152.6133.7128.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Middletown detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 113 (99 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Connecticut average:

2.37
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +316 (+0.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Middletown, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Middletown, Connecticut average temperatures Middletown, Connecticut average precipitation Middletown, Connecticut humidity Middletown, Connecticut wind speed Middletown, Connecticut snowfall Middletown, Connecticut sunshine Middletown, Connecticut clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Middletown-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Middletown city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 22.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Middletown-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 186.6 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 209.8 miles away from Middletown 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 145.1 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 209.6 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 195.5 miles away from Middletown 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 127.4 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 Middlesex County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Middletown topographic map

Birthplace of: Willie Pep - Italian- boxer, Dean Acheson - (1893-1971), USA Secretary, John Hasbrouck Van Vleck - Physicist, Joey Logano - Stock car racing driver, Thomas H. Stevens, Jr. - Navy Rear Admiral, Bill Denehy (baseball) - Major League Baseball pitcher, Joey Jay - Baseball player, Walter Wriston - Boxer, Corny Thompson - Basketball player, David Peoples - Science fiction writer.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Middletown: Thomas Harding.

Hospitals in Middletown:

  • CONNECTICUT VALLEY HOSP (SILVER ST)
  • MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 28 CRESCENT ST)
  • MIDDLESEX SURGICAL CENTER (530 SAYBROOK RD)

Dialysis Facilities in Middletown:

  • MIDDLESEX DIALYSIS CENTER, LLC. (100 MAIN STREET, SUITE A)

Home Health Centers in Middletown:

  • MIDDLESEX HOSPITAL HOMECARE (770 SAYBROOK ROAD)
  • UNISON HOME CARE SERVICES (921 SAYBROOK ROAD)

Nursing Homes in Middletown:

  • APPLE REHAB MIDDLETOWN (600 HIGHLAND AVE)
  • LUTHERAN HOME OF MIDDLETOWN INC (628 CONGDON ST W)
  • MIDDLESEX CONVALESCENT CTR (100 RANDOLPH RD)
  • MIDDLESEX HEALTH CARE CENTER (100 RANDOLPH RD)
  • RIDGEWOOD CENTRAL INC (959 WASHINGTON ST EXT)
  • WADSWORTH GLEN HEALTH CARE CEN (30 BOSTON RD)
  • WATER'S EDGE CENTER FOR HEALTH AND REHAB (111 CHURCH STREET)

Heliports located in Middletown:

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Amtrak stations near Middletown:

  • 8 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.
  • 8 miles: BERLIN (KENSINGTON, DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 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.

Colleges/Universities in Middletown:

  • Wesleyan University (Full-time enrollment: 3,517; Location: 237 High St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wesleyan.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Middlesex Community College (FT enrollment: 1,813; Location: 100 Training Hill Rd; Public; Website: www.mxcc.commnet.edu)
  • Vinal Technical High School (FT enrollment: 57; Location: 60 Daniels St; Public; Website: www.cttech.org/vinal)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Middletown:

  • Central Connecticut State University (about 11 miles; New Britain, CT; Full-time enrollment: 9,989)
  • Goodwin College (about 14 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Trinity College (about 14 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • Capital Community College (about 15 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 16 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 8,153)
  • Manchester Community College (about 16 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 4,667)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 16 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)

Public high schools in Middletown:

Private high schools in Middletown:

  • XAVIER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 897; Location: 181 RANDOLPH RD; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)
  • MERCY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 694; Location: 1740 RANDOLPH RD; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Middletown:

Private elementary/middle schools in Middletown:

  • ST MARY SCHOOL (Students: 225; Location: 87 S MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST JOHN SCHOOL (Students: 171; Location: 5 SAINT JOHNS SQUARE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST SEBASTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 104; Location: 61 DURANT TER; Grades: PK - 8)
  • FELLOWSHIP CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 89; Location: 30 BROOKS RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ROADSIDE ACADEMY (Students: 45; Location: 151 BROAD ST; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Middletown, School District: MIDDLETOWN SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Middletown:

  • RUSSELL LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,880,245; Location: 123 BROAD ST.; 157,335 books; 584 e-books; 11,108 audio materials; 11,639 video materials; 18 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 43 other licensed databases; 249 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Middletown: Little River (A), South Farms (B), Crystal Lake State Access Area (C), Middletown Fire Department Headquarters (D), South District Fire Department (E), Middletown Fire Department Station 2 (F), Westfield Volunteer Fire Department (G), Zilka Gallery (H), Tremaine Library (I), Submarine Library Museum (J), Science Library (K), Russell Library (L), Public Affairs Center (M), Olin Memorial Library (N), Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theater (O), Middletown City Hall (P), Middlesex County Historical Society Library (Q), Middlesex County Historical Society Building (R), Mansfield Freeman Center for East Asian Studies (S), Malcolm X House (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Riverview Center Shopping Center (1), Metro Square Shopping Center (2), The Clock Tower Shopping Center (3), Washington Plaza Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Middletown include: Bethel Apostolic Church (A), Christ Lutheran Church (B), Church of the Holy Trinity (C), Congregation Adath Israel (D), Connecticut Valley Hindu Temple (E), Cross Street African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), First Church of Christ (H), First Church of Christ Scientist (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old South Hill Cemetery (1), Old Westfield Cemetery (2), Pine Grove Cemetery (3), Calhoun Cemetery (4), Saint Johns Cemetery (5), West Burying Ground (6), Indian Hill Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Wilcox Pond (A), Zoar Pond (B), Highland Pond (C), Hubbard Pond (D), Starr Millpond (E), Miner Pond (F), Pameacha Pond (G), Adder Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Long Hill Brook (A), Manthey Brook (B), Mattabesset River (C), Prout Brook (D), Reservoir Brook (E), Richards Brook (F), Roaring Brook (G), Round Hill Brook (H), Sawmill Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Middletown include: Broad Street Historic District (1), Butternut Hollow Park (2), Union Park (3), Union Green (4), Tynan Memorial Park (5), Spear Park (6), Smith Park (7), Seven Falls Highway Park (8), Dart Island State Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Kidcity Children's Museum (119 Washington Street) (1), Special Education Resource Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 25 Industrial Park Road) (2), CT River Valley & Shoreline Visitors Council (393 Main Street) (3), Resler & Associates (Arcades & Amusements; 37 Afton Terrace) (4), Dattco (Tours & Charters; 131 Tuttle Road) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Way Inn (31 Meriden Road) (1), Wesley Inn & Suites (988 Washington Street) (2), Inn at Middletown (70 Main Street) (3), Monte Green Motel (1310 South Main Street) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Superior Court Housing- Middlesex Judicial Dist (1 Court Street) (1), Middletown City - Probate Court (94 Court Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Middlesex 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 99.6. This is worse than average.

City:

99.6
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.267. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.267
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.17
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.30
U.S.:

9.14

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

MIDDLETOWN WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 41,019, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2006. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-26-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-16-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-26-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.9%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.6% for Black residents, 17.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.6% for other race residents, 11.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  55.2%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Middletown in 2010:

  • 2,437 people in college/university student housing
  • 552 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 319 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 134 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 110 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 95 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 38 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 14 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 9 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Middletown in 2000:

  • 557 people in nursing homes
  • 495 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 212 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 193 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 160 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 82 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 57 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 38 people in religious group quarters
  • 36 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 24 people in other group homes
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 3 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill

Middletown compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Middletown (2011 data):

  • Liberty Bank: Washington Plaza Branch, Pameacha Branch, Metro Square Branch, Liberty Cash A Check Branch, at 315 Main Street. Info updated 2011/01/06: Bank assets: $3,394.1 mil, Deposits: $2,747.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: 225 Main Street Branch, South Main Branch, Washington Street Branch. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Middletown Branch at 267 Main Street, branch established on 1934/01/01; Washington Plaza Branch at 895 Washington Street, branch established on 1968/08/05. 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: Middletown Super Stop & Shop Branch at 416 East Main Street, branch established on 1997/06/10. 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
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Middletown-Central Branch at 363 Main Street, branch established on 1955/10/31. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Middletown Branch at 111 Washington Street, branch established on 1988/10/12. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Middletown Branch at 911 Washington St, branch established on 2010/06/30. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Middletown, Connecticut:

  • Wesley Inn & Suites, 988 Washington St Ext, Middletown, CT 06457 , Phone: (860) 346-9251
  • Inn At Middletown, 70 Main St, Middletown, CT 06457 , Phone: (860) 854-6300, Fax: (860) 854-6301
  • Passport Inn And Suites, 1310 S Main St, Middletown, CT 06457 , Phone: (860) 346-7701
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Middletown, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Connecticut average:

12.4

Middletown travel time to work - commute Middletown mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (43%)
  • Utility gas (28%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

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Religion statistics for Middletown city (based on Middlesex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic46,80018
Mainline Protestant15,01556
Evangelical Protestant3,97829
Other2,92111
Black Protestant9745
Orthodox851
None95,903-
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: 28
Middlesex County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Middlesex County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Middlesex County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 177
Here:

10.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Middlesex County:

21.1%
Connecticut:

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

13.6%
State:

15.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 25$157,533$75,6160$0
Other Government Administration 17$98,301$69,38916$16,525
Judicial and Legal 4$34,124$102,3720$0
Police Protection - Officers 107$1,048,467$117,5850$0
Police - Other 26$161,500$74,5380$0
Firefighters 87$844,448$116,4760$0
Fire - Other 3$16,359$65,4360$0
Streets and Highways 38$225,058$71,0711$782
Welfare 47$250,982$64,08116$19,767
Health 37$236,472$76,6944$9,193
Solid Waste Management 18$78,130$52,0871$385
Sewerage 19$93,500$59,0530$0
Parks and Recreation 22$105,771$57,69370$46,677
Housing and Community Development(Local) 6$46,376$92,7520$0
Water Supply 20$127,500$76,5000$0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 627$3,610,188$69,09574$158,205
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 367$1,060,871$34,68869$132,548
Other and Unallocable 45$292,514$78,0041$10,897
Totals for Government 1,515$8,488,094$67,232252$394,979

Middletown government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - Elementary & Secondary Education: $7,625,000 ($161.09)
    Sewerage: $3,592,000 ($75.89)
    Regular Highways: $3,261,000 ($68.89)
    General: $1,670,000 ($35.28)
    Libraries: $19,000 ($0.40)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($0.27)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.04)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($0.02)
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $60,187,000 ($1271.57)
    Electric Utilities: $23,925,000 ($505.46)
    General - Other: $12,758,000 ($269.54)
    Police Protection: $8,459,000 ($178.71)
    Fire Protection: $5,394,000 ($113.96)
    Regular Highways: $3,415,000 ($72.15)
    Sewerage: $3,153,000 ($66.61)
    Water Utilities: $2,814,000 ($59.45)
    Libraries: $2,621,000 ($55.37)
    Central Staff Services: $2,093,000 ($44.22)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,003,000 ($42.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,919,000 ($40.54)
    Health Services - Other: $1,606,000 ($33.93)
    Financial Administration: $1,173,000 ($24.78)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $567,000 ($11.98)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $546,000 ($11.54)
    Housing & Community Development: $211,000 ($4.46)
    General Public Buildings: $204,000 ($4.31)
    Parking Facilities: $175,000 ($3.70)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $104,197,000 ($2201.36)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $7,649,000 ($161.60)
    Benefit Payments: $7,073,000 ($149.43)
    Withdrawals: $247,000 ($5.22)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,588,000 ($54.68)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $609,000 ($12.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,204,000 ($25.44)
    Sewerage: $673,000 ($14.22)
    Fire Protection: $574,000 ($12.13)
    General - Other: $500,000 ($10.56)
    Housing & Community Development: $341,000 ($7.20)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $62,433,000 ($1319.02)

Middletown government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $3,071,000 ($64.88)
    Sewerage: $2,878,000 ($60.80)
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,173,000 ($24.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $277,000 ($5.85)
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $26,000 ($0.55)
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Tuition: $24,000 ($0.51)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $73,568,000 ($1554.26)
    From Local Government: $2,027,000 ($42.82)
    Local Employee Contribution: $1,543,000 ($32.60)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,083,000 ($44.01)
    Interest Earnings: $1,139,000 ($24.06)
    Rents: $283,000 ($5.98)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $22,234,000 ($469.74)
    Water Utilities: $4,051,000 ($85.59)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $25,515,000 ($539.05)
    General Support: $10,500,000 ($221.83)
    All Other: $8,415,000 ($177.78)
    Highways: $3,630,000 ($76.69)
    Health & Hospitals: $572,000 ($12.08)
    Housing & Community Development: $478,000 ($10.10)
  • Tax - Property: $74,262,000 ($1568.93)
    NEC: $681,000 ($14.39)

Middletown government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $940,000 ($19.86)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $60,769,000 ($1283.86)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $12,600,000 ($266.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $63,359,000 ($1338.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $815,000 ($17.22)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $125,000 ($2.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,010,000 ($211.48)

Middletown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $5,638,000 ($119.11)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $25,826,000 ($545.62)
    Total Federal Securities: $21,630,000 ($456.98)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $27,087,000 ($572.26)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $839,000 ($17.73)

5.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($59,324 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.84%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.02%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hartford County, CT  1.74% ($59,193 average AGI)
from New Haven County, CT  1.42% ($57,022)
from New London County, CT  0.50% ($61,318)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,301 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($732 average AGI)
Middlesex County:

0.08%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hartford County, CT  1.59% ($54,942 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  1.05% ($48,825)
to New London County, CT  0.50% ($49,094)

Strongest AM radio stations in Middletown:

  • WMRD (1150 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CROSSROADS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 3 kW; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP OF CT)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Middletown:

  • WESU (88.1 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WIHS (104.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Middletown:

  • 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.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Middletown fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Middletown)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Middletown, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (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: 141 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Middletown)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Middletown)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 12 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED295$189,908205$182,132835$188,61261$98,3440$026$136,7310$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$196,57120$207,55093$188,1187$58,5710$01$200,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$207,36029$162,069302$192,81546$44,6742$642,50017$125,2350$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN23$179,73921$177,571162$183,7655$98,4001$2,300,0008$121,2501$132,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$210,5007$205,71474$204,7975$116,2000$02$152,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 12 tracts in Middletown, CT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED45$242,51120$269,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$237,21414$277,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED12$251,3336$233,833
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$270,5009$203,111
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$95,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 227
  • Hazardous Condition: 442
  • Service Call: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Middletown

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Middletown, CT
Most common first names in Middletown, CT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary44481.3 years
John43974.2 years
Joseph33374.8 years
Anna22883.5 years
William21173.9 years
Helen20079.7 years
James18670.7 years
Robert16670.1 years
Frank16576.8 years
Edward15674.6 years
Most common last names in Middletown, CT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson10878.6 years
Smith8075.0 years
Marino5978.9 years
Milardo5681.8 years
Anderson5377.7 years
White4074.6 years
Labella4080.5 years
Carta4080.2 years
Russo3777.6 years
Fazzino3776.9 years
Businesses in Middletown, CT
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
AT&T1LensCrafters1
Ace Hardware1Marshalls1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets5
AutoZone1McDonald's2
CVS2Nike1
Chevrolet1Nissan1
Cold Stone Creamery1RadioShack1
Dennys1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel1
DressBarn1Staples1
Dressbarn1Stop & Shop1
Dunkin Donuts4Toyota1
FedEx11U-Haul3
GNC2UPS10
Goodwill3Verizon Wireless1
H&R Block2Walgreens2
Home Depot1Wendy's1
KFC1YMCA1

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