U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Plainfield, Connecticut forum City-Data.com Homepage

Plainfield, Connecticut



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Plainfield, CT housing info, Windham County, Connecticut, CT smaller cities, CT small cities, All Cities.


Plainfield: Interroyal Mill tower Plainfield CT
 

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 15,405. Population change since 2000: +5.4%
 

Males: 7,548  (49.0%)
Females: 7,857  (51.0%)

Median resident age:  38.5 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06374.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,383 (it was $42,851 in 2000)
Plainfield:

$51,383
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,822

Plainfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $182,465 (it was $106,400 in 2000)
Plainfield:

$182,465
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $230,552; Detached houses: $239,833; Townhouses or other attached units: $215,917; In 2-unit structures: $215,548; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $223,184; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $138,659; Mobile homes: $52,252

Plainfield, CT residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Plainfield races chart
  • White alone - 13,989 (90.8%)
  • Hispanic - 651 (4.2%)
  • Two or more races - 320 (2.1%)
  • Black alone - 160 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 157 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 85 (0.6%)
  • Other race alone - 31 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 12 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Plainfield: 340.0 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Plainfield, CT forum
Recent posts about Plainfield, Connecticut on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Plainfield is mentioned 208 times on our forum:
Looking to move somewhere with an easy (30 min or less) commute to Plainfield  (2 replies)
Economic Climate in CT  (731 replies)
Weather in Connecticut  (5444 replies)
Connecticut Town TOURNAMENT!!!! Who's Ready  (162 replies)
Help with FFC traffic tomorrow  (276 replies)
Where in CT to take some friends from abroad?  (38 replies)

Latest news from Plainfield, CT collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: French (23.8%), Irish (16.4%), English (12.6%), French Canadian (12.0%), German (10.9%), Italian (9.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1699

Elevation: 203 feet

Land area: 42.3 square miles.

Population density: 364 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Plainfield,CT real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Plainfield, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Plainfield:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Plainfield town:

  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

459 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.5% Latin America).

This town:  3.1%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Plainfield, Connecticut as of November 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Plainfield to the number of sex offenders is 1,287 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Plainfield town:  1.5% ($1,562)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Plainfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cranston, RI (24.0 miles , pop. 79,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (60.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (125.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Moosup, CT (1.3 miles ), Plainfield Village, CT (1.4 miles ), Wauregan, CT (1.7 miles ), Sterling, CT (2.2 miles ), Canterbury, CT (2.2 miles ), Brooklyn, CT (2.5 miles ), East Brooklyn, CT (2.5 miles ), Danielson borough, CT (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 56 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 1998: 41 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $87,100
  • 2000: 63 buildings, average cost: $72,900
  • 2001: 51 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 2002: 59 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 2003: 49 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 2005: 28 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $88,600
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $98,200
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $127,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.70 N, Longitude: 71.91 W

Area code: 860

Plainfield household income distribution Plainfield home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Plainfield by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0300000100000
per 100,000 0.020.40.00.00.00.00.06.40.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 5703042410223
per 100,000 30.647.60.019.80.026.013.025.76.40.012.713.019.5
Robberies 5003051222115
per 100,000 30.60.00.019.80.032.56.512.912.912.96.46.532.4
Assaults 58473031264614105346
per 100,000 355.5319.7202.0205.1170.426.038.990.164.332.219.125.938.9
Burglaries 86887031264029383646271836
per 100,000 527.1598.5471.2205.1170.4260.1188.1244.6231.5296.4171.8116.6233.6
Thefts 1981961681031258576607747242872
per 100,000 1213.51333.11130.9681.4819.0552.7492.9386.2495.1302.9152.7181.4467.2
Auto thefts 19271114112020131742413
per 100,000 116.5183.674.092.672.1130.1129.783.7109.325.812.725.984.4
Arson 7210022010011
per 100,000 42.913.66.70.00.013.013.00.06.40.00.06.56.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 194.4246.2121.3109.082.384.261.792.264.944.134.134.172.9

(click on a table row to update graph)

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

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Connecticut average:

2.36

This town's Wikipedia profile

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.2%
Connecticut:

8.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (4%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Plainfield, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Plainfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 41.2 miles away from the Plainfield town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 tornado 45.9 miles away from the town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Plainfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 48.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 48.2 miles away from Plainfield center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 34.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/10/1999 at 10:52:16, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from Plainfield center
On 1/10/1999 at 15:20:44, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, 2.9 LG, Depth: 1.3 mi) earthquake occurred 91.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Windham County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Plainfield topographic map

Birthplace of: William A. Barstow - (1813-1865), governor of Wisconsin, Gil Bouley - Football player, James Monroe (congressman) - Politician, James Wright Gordon - Politician, Nathan F. Dixon I - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers in Plainfield:

  • VILLA MARIA NURSING AND REHAB COMMUNITY, INC (Nursing Home, 20 BABCOCK AVE)
  • VILLAGE MANOR HEALTH CARE INC (Nursing Home, 16 WINDSOR AVE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Plainfield:

  • PIERCE MEM BAPTIST HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BROOKLYN, CT)
  • WOODPECKER HILL HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GREENE, RI)
  • REGENCY HEIGHTS OF DANIELSON, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DANIELSON, CT)

Political contributions by individuals in Plainfield, CT

Amtrak station near Plainfield:

  • 18 miles: FOXWOOD CASINO (LEDYARD, ROUTE 2) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plainfield:

  • Eastern Connecticut State University (about 17 miles; Willimantic, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,426)
  • University of Connecticut (about 20 miles; Storrs, CT; FT enrollment: 21,191)
  • Community College of Rhode Island (about 23 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 6,663)
  • New England Institute of Technology (about 24 miles; Warwick, RI; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • University of Rhode Island (about 25 miles; Kingston, RI; FT enrollment: 13,438)
  • Bryant University (about 25 miles; Smithfield, RI; FT enrollment: 3,313)
  • Rhode Island College (about 26 miles; Providence, RI; FT enrollment: 6,111)

Public elementary/middle schools in Plainfield:

See full list of schools located in Plainfield, School District: PLAINFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT

Libraries in Plainfield:

  • PLAINFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $563,327; Location: 39 RAILROAD AVE.; 63,909 books; 3,678 audio materials; 3,695 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 38 state licensed databases; 159 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)
  • CENTRAL VILLAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $563,327; Location: 51 BLACK HILL RD.; 63,909 books; 3,678 audio materials; 3,695 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 38 state licensed databases; 159 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • PLAINFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY operating income is only $26,213. This is also true for CENTRAL VILLAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY and ALDRICH FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY

Click to draw/clear town borders

Notable locations in Plainfield: Quinebaug Valley Trout Hatchery (A), Plainfield Industrial Park (B), Plainfield Fire Marshal's Office (C), Plainfield Fire Company 1 Station 95 (D), Plainfield Public Library (E), Central Village Fire Department Station 97 (F), Aldrich Free Public Library (G), American Legion Ambulance (H), Atwood Hose Fire Company Station 96 (I), Moosup Fire Department Station 94 (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Plainfield Parkade Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Plainfield include: All Hallows Church (A), Central Assembly of God Church (B), Central Village Congregational Church (C), Church of the Living God (D), First Congregational Church of Plainfield (E), Moosup Baptist Church (F), Open Bible Baptist Church (G), Packerville Baptist Church (H), Saint John the Apostle Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Plainfield Cemetery (1), Saint Johns Cemetery (2), Evergreen Cemetery (3), Union Cemetery (4), New Plainfield Cemetery (5), Old Plainfield Cemetery (6), Packer Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Snake Meadow Pond (A), Wauregan Pond (B), Evans Pond (C), Stanton Pond (D), Moosup Pond (E), Packers Pond (F), Roger Lake (G), Cedar Swamp (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Moosup River (A), Palmer Brook (B), Snake Meadow Brook (C), Wood Brook (D), Angell Brook (E), Apple Tree Meadow Brook (F), Ekonk Brook (G), Tyler Brook (H), Tennant Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Plainfield include: Squaw Rock State Park (1), Wauregan Historic District (2), Plainfield Street Historic District (3), Rams Athletic Field (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Plainfield Town - Administrative Departments- Libraries- Moosup (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 299 Main) (1), Pachaug Outdoor Club (Recreation Areas; Griswold) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Country Gift Shop Plainfield Motel (1 Moosup) (1), Best Western Plainfield Yankee (55 Lathrop Road) (2), Ballards Restaurant & Pub (Lathrop Road) (3), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (18 Pratt Rd) (4), Weston Manor Bed & Breakfast (155 Weston Road) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Plainfield Town - Administrative Departments- Probate Court (8 Community Avenue) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

 
Windham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 23.8. This is better than average.
City:

23.8
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.53
U.S.:

22.06
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.85
U.S.:

9.59

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

HILLDALE PARK HOMEOWNERS ASSOC, INC. (Population served: 220, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1994 and OCT-12-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-1994), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-1994), St Public Notif received (AUG-09-1994), St Compliance achieved (OCT-12-1994)
WESTVIEW GARDENS (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.9%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.7%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

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

7.0%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

3.4%
Whole state:

3.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Plainfield, CT

People in group quarters in Plainfield in 2010:

  • 147 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Plainfield in 2000:

  • 149 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 7 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Plainfield compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Plainfield (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Plainfield Branch at 16 Railroad Avenue, branch established on 1979/08/27. 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
  • Eastern Federal Bank: Plainfield Branch at 14 Lathrop Road, branch established on 2004/02/14. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $163.1 mil, Deposits: $119.2 mil, headquarters in Norwich, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Putnam Bank: Plainfield Branch at 11 Pratt Road, branch established on 2000/09/25. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $468.1 mil, Deposits: $336.7 mil, headquarters in Putnam, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 8 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Plainfield, Connecticut:

  • Plainfield Yankee Motor Inn, 55 Lathrop Rd, Plainfield, CT 06374 , Phone: (860) 564-4021
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Plainfield, 18 Pratt Rd, Plainfield, CT 06374 , Phone: (860) 564-1010, Fax: (860) 564-9090
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Plainfield, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (74%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (3%)

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 Plainfield town (based on Windham County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.16%
Here49.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents77.3%6.2%2.7%2.4%2.0%
Congregations24.2%15.8%11.6%7.4%5.3%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaJewishAssemblies of God The Evangelical Covenant ChurchOther
Adherents1.6%1.5%1.1%1.0%4.2%
Congregations3.2%2.1%3.2%1.1%26.3%
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: 19
Windham County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Windham County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Windham County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Here:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

26.6%
Connecticut:

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

18.7%
State:

15.8%

6.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,997 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.37%
Connecticut average:

5.12%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($299 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.12%
Connecticut average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from New London County, CT  1.43% ($36,914 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.82% ($33,191)
from Providence County, RI  0.69% ($54,980)


6.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,636 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
Connecticut average:

5.64%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($190 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to New London County, CT  1.33% ($34,428 average AGI)
to Tolland County, CT  0.94% ($38,518)
to Hartford County, CT  0.48% ($51,142)

Strongest AM radio stations in Plainfield:

  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., 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)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5 kW; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INCORPORATED)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WRNI (1290 AM; 10 kW; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WRNI FOUNDATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Plainfield:

  • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKO-FM (99.7 FM; WAKEFIELD-PEACEDALE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
  • WBMW (106.5 FM; LEDYARD, CT; Owner: RED WOLF BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WBVC (91.1 FM; POMFRET, CT; Owner: POMFRET SCHOOL)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
  • WPRO-FM (92.3 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWLI (105.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWFX (100.1 FM; SOUTHBRIDGE, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W258AC (99.5 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WWKX (106.3 FM; WOONSOCKET, RI; Owner: AAA ENTERTAINMENT LICENSING LLC)
  • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; WEBSTER, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKKB (100.3 FM; MIDDLETOWN, RI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRIU (90.3 FM; KINGSTON, RI; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND)

TV broadcast stations around Plainfield:

  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WRIW-LP (Channel 50; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: ZGS PROVIDENCE, INC.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 32
Total length: 109 meters (358ft)
Total costs: $56,000
Total average daily traffic: 397,505
Total average daily truck traffic: 40,067

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 2
  • 1900-1909: 0
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 3
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 17
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 2
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 4
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Plainfield, CT


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 45 Spaulding Road (Lat: 41.674806 Lon: -71.879111), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 47.2 m, Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: KNKN759
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/13/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: David C Jatlow
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard Byrne, 388 Norwich Road (Lat: 41.692806 Lon: -71.907111), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 48.8 m
    Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Richard Byrne, 388 Norwich Road (Lat: 41.692806 Lon: -71.907111), Type: 51.2, Overall height: 48.8 m
    Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Edward G Roach, 388 Norwich Road (Lat: 41.692806 Lon: -71.907111), Type: 51.2, Structure height: 09015 m, Overall height: 48.8 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 41.681417 Lon: -71.914028, Call Sign: WPDA852
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/26/2013, Expiration Date: 04/13/2023, Certifier: Lee Rummel
    Registrant: William Backus Hospital, 326 Washington St, Norwich, CT 06360, Phone: (860) 823-6529, Fax: (860) 425-8792, Email:
  • Lat: 41.671389 Lon: -71.903889, Call Sign: WQCG412
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/25/2005, Expiration Date: 02/25/2015, Certifier: Denny Lewis
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 796 Norwich Road (Lat: 41.665833 Lon: -71.917222), Call Sign: WQDI950
    Assigned Frequencies: 30.8400 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.4000 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz... (+14 more)
    Grant Date: 09/08/2005, Expiration Date: 09/08/2015, Certifier: Danette Clarno
    Registrant: Dolfen Consulting Group, 95 Willow Lane, Bristol, IL 60512-9711, Phone: (630) 553-5886, Fax: (630) 566-1755, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Plainfield)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 79
  • Hazardous Condition: 7

Incident types - Plainfield


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Plainfield, CT
Businesses in Plainfield, CT
NameCountNameCount
CVS1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Curves1McDonald's1
Decora Cabinetry2Quality1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts2T-Mobile1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
Browse common businesses in Plainfield, CT


Plainfield on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 (06374) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Canadian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #58 (06374) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French (except Basque) first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #88 (06374) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Daniel R. Kapszukiewicz (5)
  • Juan P. Sanchez (1)
  • Donald Roland Goyette (1)
  • K. Kyle Moore (1)
  • John E. Lamoreux (1)
  • Kenneth Kyle Moore (1)
  • Eric Sirois (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.

Back to Plainfield, CT housing info, Windham County, Connecticut, CT smaller cities, CT small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.