Seymour, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 16,540.
Population change since 2000: +7.0%
 
Males: 8,041  (48.6%)
Females: 8,499  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06483.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,756 (it was $52,408 in 2000)
Seymour:

$71,756
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $35,482 (it was $24,056 in 2000)

Seymour town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $258,456 (it was $154,500 in 2000)
Seymour:

$258,456
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $277,518; detached houses: $297,427; townhouses or other attached units: $193,439; in 2-unit structures: $214,907; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $200,608; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $144,636; mobile homes: $59,789
March 2019 cost of living index in Seymour: 137.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Seymour, CT (2010)
    • 14,51687.8%White alone
    • 1,0646.4%Hispanic
    • 3952.4%Black alone
    • 3592.2%Asian alone
    • 1721.0%Two or more races
    • 180.1%American Indian alone
    • 160.10%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Seymour, Connecticut as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Seymour is 1,504 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Seymour by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(31.0)
8
(49.0)
13
(79.6)
7
(42.8)
3
(18.1)
2
(12.1)
2
(12.1)
4
(24.1)
4
(24.1)
1
(6.0)
2
(12.1)
2
(12.1)
2
(12.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(30.9)
5
(31.0)
1
(6.1)
4
(24.5)
3
(18.4)
3
(18.1)
4
(24.1)
2
(12.1)
6
(36.2)
5
(30.2)
6
(36.3)
1
(6.1)
4
(24.2)
5
(30.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
33
(204.1)
21
(130.3)
36
(220.5)
18
(110.2)
7
(42.8)
14
(84.3)
9
(54.3)
6
(36.2)
6
(36.2)
4
(24.1)
5
(30.2)
4
(24.3)
6
(36.2)
3
(18.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
37
(228.8)
51
(316.4)
48
(294.0)
31
(189.7)
66
(403.9)
46
(276.8)
59
(356.0)
45
(271.8)
69
(416.5)
47
(283.5)
20
(120.9)
42
(255.1)
25
(151.0)
14
(84.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
155
(958.5)
165
(1,024)
161
(986.1)
174
(1,065)
149
(911.9)
124
(746.3)
162
(977.6)
106
(640.2)
146
(881.2)
98
(591.1)
123
(743.8)
119
(722.9)
92
(555.7)
113
(681.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
19
(117.5)
18
(111.7)
15
(91.9)
17
(104.1)
10
(61.2)
19
(114.3)
8
(48.3)
10
(60.4)
17
(102.6)
13
(78.4)
20
(120.9)
17
(103.3)
10
(60.4)
26
(156.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(6.2)
4
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.0)
3
(18.1)
1
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.0)
2
(12.1)
1
(6.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)113.8132.2152.5157.2118.095.195.670.0110.082.969.771.461.868.0

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City-data.com crime index in Seymour, CT

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 39 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Connecticut average:

2.15
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Seymour, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (23.0%), Irish (19.0%), Polish (17.0%), English (12.2%), German (10.4%), French (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1850

Elevation: 175 feet

Land area: 14.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,135 people per square mile   (low).

Seymour, Connecticut map

1,224 residents are foreign born (4.3% Europe, 1.7% Asia, 1.0% Latin America, 0.8% North America).

This town:

7.9%
Connecticut:

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

1.7% ($2,561)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hamden, CT (8.3 miles , pop. 56,913).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (52.1 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (55.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Ansonia, CT (1.7 miles ),
Beacon Falls, CT (1.9 miles ),
Oxford, CT (2.0 miles ),
Woodbridge, CT (2.0 miles ),
Derby, CT (2.1 miles ),
Bethany, CT (2.1 miles ),
Riverside, CT (2.2 miles ),
Shelton, CT (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.39 N, Longitude: 73.08 W

Area code: 203

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 66 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 1998: 52 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 1999: 44 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2000: 41 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2001: 45 buildings, average cost: $118,900
  • 2002: 122 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2005: 96 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2006: 41 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $212,400
  • 2008: 38 buildings, average cost: $179,600
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $205,500
  • 2010: 22 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $187,000
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $197,900
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $174,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Seymour, CT residents
Average permit cost in Seymour, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Seymour, CT
Historical housing units in Seymour, CT
Most common industries in Seymour, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.1%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (14.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
  • Social assistance (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Seymour, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.2%)
  • Computer specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Registered nurses (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)

Average climate in Seymour, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Seymour, Connecticut average temperatures Seymour, Connecticut average precipitation Seymour, Connecticut humidity Seymour, Connecticut wind speed Seymour, Connecticut snowfall Seymour, Connecticut sunshine Seymour, 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 93.9. This is worse than average.

City:

93.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.276. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.276
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 11.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.247. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.247
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 41.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.96
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Seymour-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the Seymour town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/29/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seymour-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 188.8 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 216.9 miles away from Seymour 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 164.5 miles away from Seymour 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 171.1 miles away from Seymour 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 214.7 miles away from Seymour 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 118.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in New Haven County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Snowstorms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seymour topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Seymour:

  • SHADY KNOLL (41 SKOKORAT STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Seymour:

  • BIRMINGHAM HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DERBY, CT)
  • GRIFFIN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; DERBY, CT)
  • C I B: BRUNS ROAD (Hospital, about 4 miles away; ANSONIA, CT)
  • HILLTOP HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ANSONIA, CT)
  • I P P: AMITY GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; WOODBRIDGE, CT)
  • MARSHALL LANE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DERBY, CT)
  • FLORA MARY HEWITT MEM HOSP ICF (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SHELTON, CT)

Amtrak stations near Seymour:

  • 11 miles: NEW HAVEN (50 UNION AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 15 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.
  • 16 miles: BRIDGEPORT (525 WATER ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Seymour:

  • Oxford Academy of Hair Design (Full-time enrollment: 119; Location: 153 North Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.oxfordhairacademy.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seymour:

  • Southern Connecticut State University (about 8 miles; New Haven, CT; Full-time enrollment: 8,708)
  • University of New Haven (about 9 miles; West Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 6,205)
  • Yale University (about 10 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 13,121)
  • Gateway Community College (about 10 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 4,672)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 10 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 8,153)
  • Post University (about 11 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 12 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)

Public high school in Seymour:

Public elementary/middle schools in Seymour:

  • SEYMOUR MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 635, Location: 211 MOUNTAIN ROAD, Grades: 6-8)
  • BUNGAY SCHOOL (Students: 592, Location: 35 BUNGAY ROAD, Grades: KG-5)
  • CHATFIELD-LOPRESTI SCHOOL (Location: 51 SKOKORAT STREET, Grades: PK-5)
See full list of schools located in Seymour

Library in Seymour:

  • SEYMOUR PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $546,239; Location: 46 CHURCH ST.; 68,255 books; 18 e-books; 2,171 audio materials; 3,553 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 92 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Seymour: Great Hills Country Club (A), Silver Mine Industrial Park (B), Seymour Public Library (C), Seymour Volunteer Ambulance Association (D), Great Hill Hose Company (E), Citizens Volunteer Hose Company 2 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Tri-Town Plaza Shopping Center (1), Oxmour Plaza Shopping Center (2), Westwood Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Seymour include: Saint Augustines Church (A), Seymour United Methodist Church (B), Trinity Episcopal Church (C), Church of the Good Shepherd (D), Evangelical Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Trinity Cemetery (2), Saint Augustine Cemetery (3), Great Hill Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Spring Lake (A), Hoadley Pond (B), Peat Swamp Reservoir (C), Naugatuck River Reservoir (D), Silver Lake (E), Great Hill Reservoir (F), Fountain Lake Reservoir (G), Bladens River Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little River (A), Nickel Mine Brook (B), Wooster Brook (C), Rimmon Brook (D), Spruce Brook (E), Steel Brook (F), Bladens River (G), Fourmile Brook (H), Globe Mill Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Seymour include: Abe Stone Park (1), Downtown Seymour Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Ben Michaelson - Swimmer, Joe Regan - Major League Baseball outfielder, Augie Swentor - Baseball player.

New Haven County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.9%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.7%
Whole state:

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

1.6%
Whole state:

3.9%
128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
126 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Seymour (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Seymour Branch at 11 First St, branch established on 1979/08/18. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Seymour Branch at 15 New Haven Road, branch established on 1981/07/13. 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
  • Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan: Seymour Branch at 249 West Street, branch established on 2005/01/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $573.9 mil, Deposits: $429.6 mil, headquarters in Naugatuck, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • People's United Bank: Seymour Stop & Shop Branch at 12 Franklin Street, branch established on 2000/11/09. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Seymour Branch at 115 Main Street, branch established on 1905/08/14. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Seymour Branch at 249 Bank Street, branch established on 1962/01/01. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Seymour Branch at 11 Klarides Village Drive, branch established on 1970/07/10. 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

For population 15 years and over in Seymour:

Marital status in Seymour, CT
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 58.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

For population 25 years and over in Seymour:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Seymour, CT (based on New Haven County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic304,677104
Mainline Protestant52,851149
Evangelical Protestant33,484208
Other19,94379
Black Protestant6,47135
Orthodox3,73111
None441,320-
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: 172
Here:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
New Haven County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 186
New Haven County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 764
New Haven County:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
New Haven County:

8.2%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

24.0%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
New Haven County:

15.4%
Connecticut:

15.8%

4.17% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.17%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($381 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fairfield County, CT  0.98% ($57,745 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.48% ($54,707)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.25% ($62,540)


5.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($67,766 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($768 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fairfield County, CT  0.74% ($67,908 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.57% ($52,965)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.32% ($68,153)
Businesses in Seymour, CT
NameCountNameCount
Blockbuster1Starbucks1
CVS1Stop & Shop1
Dunkin Donuts3Subway2
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
McDonald's1Walgreens1

Strongest AM radio stations in Seymour:

  • WADS (690 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ANSONIA, CT; Owner: RADIO AMOR, INC.)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WFIF (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MILFORD, CT)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seymour:

  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WPKN (89.5 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WPKN, INC.)
  • WMNR-FM1 (88.1 FM; HUNTINGTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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)
  • WMNR (88.1 FM; MONROE, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W226AG (93.1 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: SAINT THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • W220CF (91.9 FM; HUNTINGTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Seymour:

  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W28AJ (Channel 28; ALLINGTOWN, CT; Owner: PAGING ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Seymour fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 430ft / 131mTotal length
  • $2,000,000Total costs
  • 309,088Total average daily traffic
  • 17,578Total average daily truck traffic
  • 333,418Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Seymour, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Seymour, CT
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Seymour)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Seymour, CT)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seymour)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Seymour)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 44. The highest number of fires - 72 took place in 2004, and the least - 22 in 2005. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Seymour, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (38.3%), and Structure Fires (33.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Seymour, CT
    • 28538.3%Outside Fires
    • 24633.0%Structure Fires
    • 18424.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 304.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seymour, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Seymour, CT
  • 90.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.4%Electricity
  • 2.4%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Seymour, CT
  • 55.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 36.1%Electricity
  • 5.7%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Seymour compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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.

Seymour on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electrical equipment, appliances, and components (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: furniture and related product manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: legal support workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: water transportation (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in United Kingdom (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Yugoslavia (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Melanesia (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Micronesia (population 500+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Polynesia (population 500+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: customer service representatives (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: secondary school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Born at sea (population 500+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: electricians (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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