Salisbury, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 3,741.
Population change since 2000: -5.9%
 
Males: 1,773  (47.4%)
Females: 1,968  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

52.7 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06068.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $73,945 (it was $53,051 in 2000)
Salisbury:

$73,945
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $57,292 (it was $38,752 in 2000)

Salisbury town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $412,371 (it was $246,600 in 2000)
Salisbury:

$412,371
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $316,733; detached houses: $334,904; townhouses or other attached units: $179,809; in 2-unit structures: $201,765; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $176,177; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $129,624; mobile homes: $238,990; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $123,642
March 2019 cost of living index in Salisbury: 137.8 (high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Salisbury, CT (2010)
    • 3,47993.0%White alone
    • 1072.9%Hispanic
    • 581.6%Two or more races
    • 521.4%Black alone
    • 411.1%Asian alone
    • 30.08%Other race alone
    • 10.03%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Salisbury, Connecticut as of January 17, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Salisbury is 3,741 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Salisbury, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (23.4%), English (20.2%), German (14.3%), Italian (11.5%), French (6.2%), Polish (6.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/1741

Elevation: 688 feet

Land area: 57.3 square miles.

Population density: 65 people per square mile   (very low).

Salisbury, Connecticut map

198 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe, 2.0% Latin America).

This town:

5.0%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Salisbury town:

1.0% ($2,449)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (32.5 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (81.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Lakeville, CT (1.1 miles ),
Falls Village, CT (1.9 miles ),
Millerton, NY (2.1 miles ),
North East, NY (2.4 miles ),
Canaan, CT (2.5 miles ),
North Canaan, CT (2.6 miles ),
Sharon, CT (2.9 miles ),
Mount Washington, MA (3.0 miles)

Latitude: 41.98 N, Longitude: 73.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in Salisbury, CT in 2017
Salisbury satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $183,800
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $382,400
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $392,900
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $325,000
  • 2001: 17 buildings, average cost: $268,600
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $479,500
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $364,300
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $494,100
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $494,100
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $494,100
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $494,100
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $410,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $466,700
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $741,400
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $741,400
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $497,400
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,231,700
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $594,300
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $302,000
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $989,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Salisbury, CT residents
Average permit cost in Salisbury, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Salisbury, CT
Historical housing units in Salisbury, CT
Most common industries in Salisbury, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.4%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.2%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.8%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.3%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Salisbury, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.8%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.8%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Registered nurses (5.1%)
  • Media and communications workers (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Salisbury, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Salisbury, Connecticut average temperatures Salisbury, Connecticut average precipitation Salisbury, Connecticut humidity Salisbury, Connecticut wind speed Salisbury, Connecticut snowfall Salisbury, Connecticut sunshine Salisbury, Connecticut clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.9. This is about average.

City:

63.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.160
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 2.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.134. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.134
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.23. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.23
U.S.:

19.64
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.42
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Salisbury-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Salisbury town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 20.4 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Salisbury-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% 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 144.3 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 174.2 miles away from Salisbury 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 140.3 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 177.4 miles away from Salisbury 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 78.4 miles away from Salisbury 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 257.0 miles away from Salisbury 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 Litchfield County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Salisbury topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Salisbury:

  • SALISBURY VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (30 A SALMON HILL ROAD)
  • SALISBURY VISITING NURSE ASSOC (30A SALMON KILL RD)
  • NOBLE HORIZONS (17 COBBLE RD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Salisbury:

  • Bard College (about 25 miles; Annandale-On-Hudson, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,137)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 31 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)
  • Culinary Institute of America (about 31 miles; Hyde Park, NY; FT enrollment: 3,869)
  • Vassar College (about 32 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • Marist College (about 32 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 5,536)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 34 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • Westfield State University (about 35 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)

Private high school in Salisbury:

  • SALISBURY SCHOOL (Students: 305, Location: 251 CANAAN RD, Grades: 9-12, Boys only)

Library in Salisbury:

  • SCOVILLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $437,774; Location: 38 MAIN ST.; 32,562 books; 221 e-books; 3,347 audio materials; 2,383 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 99 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Salisbury: Camp Sloane (A), State Line (B), Camp Wangum (C), Holley Williams House Museum (D), Edsel Ford Memorial Library (E), Lime Rock Park Ambulance (F), Salisbury Volunteer Ambulance Service (G), Salisbury Fire Marshal's Office (H), Lakeville Hose Company (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Salisbury include: Trinity Church Lime Rock (A), Congregational Church of Christ (B), Lakeview United Methodist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Taylor Pond (A), Twin Lakes (B), Washinee Lake (C), Washining Lake (D), Wononpakook Lake (E), Wononskopomuc Lake (F), Fisher Pond (G), Ore Hill Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: McDuffee Brook (A), Monument Brook (B), Moore Brook (C), Ore Hill Brook (D), Pettee Brook (E), Spruce Swamp Creek (F), Wachocastinook Creek (G), Ball Brook (H), Beeslick Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Salisbury include: Mount Riga State Park (1), Cobble Park (2), Edith Scoville Memorial Sanctuary (3), Lime Rock Historic District (4), Lime Rock Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: White Hart (15 Under Mountain Road) (1), Four Seasons Foods (349 A Main Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Martin W. Bates - Lawyer and politician, Nathaniel Chipman - Federal judge, Jonathan Scoville - Politician, Josiah S. Johnston - Politician.

Litchfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SALISBURY SCHOOL (Population served: 520, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2001, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2000), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2000), St BCA signed (DEC-14-2000), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-27-2001), St Public Notif received (DEC-14-2001)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.1 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.2%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.0%
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: 1.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.8%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Salisbury in 2010:

  • 109 people in college/university student housing
  • 102 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
108 people in nursing homes in 2000
63 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Banks with branches in Salisbury (2011 data):

  • Salisbury Bank and Trust Company: Salisbury Branch at 18 Main Street, branch established on 1963/04/29. Info updated 2010/09/29: Bank assets: $608.2 mil, Deposits: $480.4 mil, headquarters in Lakeville, CT, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Salisbury Bancorp, Inc.
  • The National Iron Bank: at 195 Main Street, branch established on 1847/08/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $101.4 mil, Deposits: $91.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Iron Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Salisbury:

Marital status in Salisbury, CT
  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Salisbury:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Salisbury, CT (based on Litchfield County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,35430
Mainline Protestant20,68187
Evangelical Protestant4,48339
Other4,42016
Orthodox1752
Black Protestant1602
None109,654-
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: 43
Litchfield County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Litchfield County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
This county:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 208
Litchfield County:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.1%
Connecticut:

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

11.8%
Connecticut:

15.8%

4.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,621 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  1.18% ($53,686 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.92% ($57,673)
from Fairfield County, CT  0.83% ($91,557)


5.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New Haven County, CT  0.95% ($51,717 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.90% ($56,439)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.60% ($78,338)

Businesses in Salisbury, CT

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Salisbury:

  • WKZE (1020 AM; daytime; 3 kW; SHARON, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSBS (860 AM; 3 kW; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGHQ (920 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salisbury:

  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; SALISBURY, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; SHARON, CT; Owner: THE RIDGEFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHVP (91.1 FM; HUDSON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WAMK (90.9 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: W A M C)
  • WFGB (89.7 FM; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFKP (99.3 FM; ELLENVILLE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Salisbury:

  • 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.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Salisbury: Elijah A. Briggs.

Salisbury fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Salisbury fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 22.9mTotal length
  • 23,160Total average daily traffic
  • 1,293Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,414Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Salisbury, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Salisbury, CT

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • South Side Route 44 1/4 Mi W Wildcat Hollow Rd (Lat: 41.998694 Lon: -73.393167), Call Sign: KNBR249,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.450 MHz, 469.450 MHz, Grant Date: 10/04/2001, Expiration Date: 10/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2011, Registrant: Three-Way Communications, Inc., East Windsor, CT 06088-1018, Phone: (860) 627-0571, Fax: (860) 627-0572, Email:
  • 17 Cobble Road (Lat: 41.989528 Lon: -73.417889), Type: Building, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPNT976,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 06/16/1999, Expiration Date: 06/16/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2004, Certifier: Eileen M Mulligan, Registrant: Visiplex Inc, 1141 Lake Cook Rd Ste G, Deerfield, IL 60015-5235, Fax: (847) 405-0776
  • 17 Cobble Rd (Lat: 42.025083 Lon: -73.400944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQBU420,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 12/15/2004, Expiration Date: 06/13/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2005, Certifier: Eileen M Mulligan, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510
  • 1 Fowler Street (Lat: 41.982806 Lon: -73.422472), Type: Bant, Structure height: 10.7 m, Overall height: 14.8 m, Call Sign: WQID974,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.3400 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2018, Certifier: Thomas Sherwood, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 42.000806 Lon: -73.393667, Call Sign: WQUI587,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.187 MHz, 456.187 MHz, 452.162 MHz, Grant Date: 07/17/2014, Expiration Date: 07/17/2024, Certifier: John Magiera, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:
  • 15 Bunker Hill Road (Lat: 41.989944 Lon: -73.430944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 16 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WRAR686,
    Assigned Frequencies: 219.600 MHz, Grant Date: 02/08/2018, Expiration Date: 02/08/2028, Cancellation Date: 02/08/2018, Certifier: Peter Passeck, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:
  • 15 Bunker Hill Road (Lat: 41.989944 Lon: -73.430944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 16 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WRAR878,
    Assigned Frequencies: 219.600 MHz, 218.225 MHz, Grant Date: 02/10/2018, Expiration Date: 02/10/2028, Certifier: Peter Passeck, Registrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Salisbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R44 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-540-F1B5 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 744CJ , Serial Number: 2032, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 12/12/2013
    Registrant (Individual): William R Jr Harris, 30 Washinee Heights Rd, Salisbury, CT 06068

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 43
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 10
Fire incident types in Salisbury, CT

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Salisbury, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Salisbury, CT
  • 80.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.2%Electricity
  • 5.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.7%Wood
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Salisbury, CT
  • 69.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.7%Electricity
  • 7.3%Wood
  • 5.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.5%Utility gas


Salisbury compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Salisbury on our top lists:

  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other nonhousehold living situations (population 1,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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  • Phillip R. Campbell (1)
  • Christopher Hardy (1)
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  • Philip Reed Campbell (1)

Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2020.