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Population in 2010: 23,511. Population change since 2000: +1.2%
 

Males: 11,465  (48.8%)
Females: 12,046  (51.2%)

Median resident age:  43.5 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06070.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $103,894 (it was $82,996 in 2000)
Simsbury:

$103,894
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $51,324

Simsbury town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $376,214 (it was $226,300 in 2000)
Simsbury:

$376,214
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $448,698; Detached houses: $466,048; Townhouses or other attached units: $178,581; In 2-unit structures: $230,614; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $162,701; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $139,338; Mobile homes: $917,216

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Simsbury races chart
  • White alone - 21,118 (89.8%)
  • Asian alone - 888 (3.8%)
  • Hispanic - 737 (3.1%)
  • Black alone - 369 (1.6%)
  • Two or more races - 335 (1.4%)
  • Other race alone - 45 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 15 (0.06%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.02%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Simsbury: 226.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (23.0%), English (17.4%), German (15.6%), Italian (13.7%), Polish (7.6%), United States (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1670

Elevation: 181 feet

Land area: 33.9 square miles.

Population density: 694 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Simsbury:

  • High school or higher: 94.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Simsbury town:

  • Never married: 18.0%
  • Now married: 68.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

1,500 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe, 1.8% Asia, 0.7% North America).

This town:  6.5%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Simsbury, Connecticut as of September 16, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Simsbury to the number of sex offenders is 5,912 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


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

Simsbury town:  1.9% ($4,198)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Hartford, CT (8.6 miles , pop. 63,589).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (87.5 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (98.8 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Simsbury Center, CT (1.0 miles ), West Simsbury, CT (1.1 miles ), Weatogue, CT (1.3 miles ), Tariffville, CT (1.9 miles ), Canton Valley, CT (2.3 miles ), East Granby, CT (2.3 miles ), Bloomfield, CT (2.3 miles ), Canton, CT (2.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 59 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 1998: 73 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 1999: 68 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2000: 34 buildings, average cost: $217,800
  • 2001: 26 buildings, average cost: $216,600
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $219,300
  • 2003: 24 buildings, average cost: $212,700
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $209,800
  • 2005: 60 buildings, average cost: $171,600
  • 2006: 71 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $203,500
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $194,200
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $198,800
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $226,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.87 N, Longitude: 72.82 W

Area code: 860

Simsbury household income distribution Simsbury home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Simsbury by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0100000000001
per 100,000 0.04.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.04.2
Rapes 1120000020110
per 100,000 4.44.38.50.00.00.00.00.08.40.04.24.20.0
Robberies 0241244311322
per 100,000 0.08.616.94.28.517.016.912.74.24.212.58.58.5
Assaults 5122721312234
per 100,000 22.14.38.58.529.68.54.212.74.28.58.312.717.0
Burglaries 39382526283116313136202025
per 100,000 172.8162.6105.9110.3118.5131.667.7130.9130.8152.283.484.9106.0
Thefts 188194183187182176123186191156154156147
per 100,000 832.8830.2775.1793.2770.1747.4520.8785.7805.6659.5642.0662.3623.1
Auto thefts 104278542459654
per 100,000 44.317.18.529.733.921.216.9101.421.138.025.021.217.0
Arson 0030102410020
per 100,000 0.00.012.70.04.20.08.516.94.20.00.08.50.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 59.263.954.846.652.349.534.257.354.044.844.044.450.1

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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 Simsbury detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 43 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Connecticut average:

2.36

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.9%
Connecticut:

8.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (19%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Computer specialists (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Simsbury-area historical tornado activity is above Connecticut state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the Simsbury town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 27.5 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Simsbury-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 90% 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 43.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 15.9 miles away from Simsbury 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 45.8 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 82.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from Simsbury center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 67.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: Gifford Pinchot - Conservationist, John S. Phelps - Union Army officer, Elisha Phelps - Politician, George P. McLean - Politician, Reuben Humphrey - Politician.

Main business address for: HARTFORD LIFE INC (LIFE INSURANCE), HARTFORD LIFE INSURANCE CO .


Hospitals/medical centers in Simsbury:

  • C I B: EVANS DRIVE (Hospital, 24 EVANS DRIVE)
  • GOVERNOR'S HOUSE REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 36 FIRETOWN RD)
  • MCLEAN HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, 75 GREAT POND RD)
  • MCLEAN HOME (Nursing Home, 75 GREAT POND RD)
  • SIMSBURY MANOR INC, FORM'Y HOLLY HILL (Nursing Home, 40 FIRETOWN RD)

Political contributions by individuals in Simsbury, CT

Airports located in Simsbury:

  • Simsbury Airport (Runways: 1, Air Taxi Ops: 75, Itinerant Ops: 1,200, Local Ops: 11,500)

Amtrak stations near Simsbury:

  • 10 miles: WINDSOR (41 CENTRAL ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: HARTFORD (1 UNION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: WINDSOR LOCKS (S. MAIN ST. (RTE. 159)) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.town.simsbury.ct.us

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Simsbury:

  • University of Hartford (about 8 miles; West Hartford, CT; Full-time enrollment: 5,374)
  • Trinity College (about 11 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,168)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 13 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 8,423)
  • Manchester Community College (about 15 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 3,430)
  • Westfield State College (about 18 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,632)
  • Springfield Technical Community College (about 21 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,952)
  • Springfield College (about 21 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,366)

Public high school in Simsbury:

Private high schools in Simsbury:

  • WESTMINSTER SCHOOL (Students: 385; Location: 995 HOPMEADOW ST; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • ETHEL WALKER SCHOOL (Students: 266; Location: 230 BUSHY HILL RD; Grades: 6 - 12; Girls only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Simsbury:

Private elementary/middle schools in Simsbury:

  • ST MARY SCHOOL (Students: 287; Location: 946 HOPMEADOW ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • THE COBB SCHOOL MONTESSORI (Students: 149; Location: 112 SAND HILL RD; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Simsbury, School District: SIMSBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Simsbury:

  • SIMSBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,177,259; Location: 725 HOPMEADOW ST.; 126,879 books; 61 e-books; 6,664 audio materials; 4,910 video materials; 12 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 5 other licensed databases; 470 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Simsbury: Simsbury Farms Recreation Complex and Public Golf Course (A), Tower Business Park (B), Cliffside Country Club (C), Powder Forest Business Park (D), Hopmeadow Country Club (E), Massaco Plantation Historic Village (F), Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company Main Station (G), Simsbury Public Library (H), Simsbury Historical Society Research Library (I), Simsbury Historical Society Building (J), Simsbury Volunteer Ambulance Association (K), Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company Weatogue Station (L), Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company Bushy Hill Station (M), Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company West Simsbury Station (N), Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company Firetown Station (O), Simsbury Volunteer Fire Company Tariffville Station (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Simsbury Town Shops Shopping Center (1), Tri-Town Shopping Plaza Shopping Center (2), Farmington Valley Mall Shopping Center (3), Fiddlers Green Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Simsbury include: Saint Bernards Church (A), Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church (B), Simsbury United Methodist Church (C), Trinity Episcopal Church (D), First Church of Christ (E), Church of Christ (F), Covenant Presbyterian Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Bushy Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Town Pool (A), Great Pond (B), Hazel Meadow Pond (C), Simsbury Reservoir (D), Ensign Bickford Pond (E), Tuller Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lucy Brook (A), Minister Brook (B), Munnisunk Brook (C), Nod Brook (D), Owens Brook (E), Powder Mill Brook (F), Russell Brook (G), Saxton Brook (H), Second Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Simsbury include: Curtis Park (1), Schultz Park (2), Simsbury State Wildlife Area (3), Tariffville Park (4), War Memorial Park (5), Weatogue Park (6), Stratton Brook State Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Phelps Tavern Museum & Homestead (Hopmeadow) (1), Simsbury Vistor Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Hopmeadow) (2), Livingston Balloon CO (70 West Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Eaglewood Restaurant (731 Hopmeadow Street) (1), Simsbury Inn (397 Hopmeadow) (2), The Simsbury 1820 House (731 Hopmeadow Street) (3), The Simsbury Inn (397 Hopmeadow Street) (4), Ironhorse Inn (969 Hopmeadow Street) (5), Evergreens Restaurant at the Simsbury Inn (397 Hopmeadow Street) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.8. This is about average.
City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.408. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.408
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.79
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.26. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.26
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

29.6
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.9
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.44
U.S.:

9.59

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

ETHEL WALKER SCHOOL (Population served: 235, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2006)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1998 and FEB-14-2002, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-22-2000), St Public Notif received (DEC-03-2000), St BCA signed (DEC-14-2000), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2002)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TOWN LINE PIZZA (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 15 regular monitoring violations
TOWER RIDGE COUNTRY CLUB (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.4%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

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

2.2%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

0.9%
Whole state:

3.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Simsbury, CT

People in group quarters in Simsbury in 2010:

  • 234 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 95 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in college/university student housing
240 people in nursing homes in 2000

Simsbury compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with branches in Simsbury (2011 data):

  • The Simsbury Bank & Trust Company: at 981 Hopmeadow Street, branch established on 1995/03/31. Info updated 2010/09/29: Bank assets: $376.9 mil, Deposits: $344.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Sbt Bancorp, Inc.
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Simsbury Branch at 690 Hopemeadow Street, branch established on 1988/08/28. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Simsbury Branch at 740 Hopmeadow Street, branch established on 1917/12/01. 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
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Simsbury Branch at 741 Hopmeadow Street, branch established on 1961/10/07. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • People's United Bank: Simsbury Stop And Shop Branch at 498 Bushy Hill Road, Farmington, branch established on 1997/01/28. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Simsbury Branch at 714 Hopmeadow Street, branch established on 1970/12/03. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (70%)
  • Utility gas (14%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (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 Simsbury town (based on Hartford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.43%
Here57.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents66.8%7.4%6.1%3.1%2.8%
Congregations20.5%11.6%5.3%8.2%6.8%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.7%2.6%0.8%0.8%7.0%
Congregations6.1%5.1%1.7%3.4%31.3%
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: 215
Hartford County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 92
Hartford County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Hartford County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 755
Here:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.4%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hartford County:

22.1%
Connecticut:

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

16.0%
State:

15.8%

4.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($54,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
Connecticut average:

5.12%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($881 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from New Haven County, CT  0.58% ($49,113 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.49% ($48,876)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.34% ($54,771)


4.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($56,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Connecticut average:

5.64%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($739 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.09%
Connecticut average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Tolland County, CT  0.55% ($51,650 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.40% ($46,514)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.39% ($57,435)

Strongest AM radio stations in Simsbury:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTMI (1290 AM; 1 kW; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSPR (1270 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. AND HELENA R. GOIS, TENANTS BY THE ENTIRETY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Simsbury:

  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)

TV broadcast stations around Simsbury:

  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, 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.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • W12CL (Channel 12; GRANBY, CT; Owner: SALVATORE MINNITI)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 42 meters (138ft)
Total costs: $22,000
Total average daily traffic: 73,740
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,149
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 36,870

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1940-1949: 2
  • 1950-1959: 4
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 2
  • 1990-1999: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Simsbury, CT


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Kevin Kowalski, 196 Hoskins Road (Lat: 41.900556 Lon: -72.812222), Type: 29.3, Overall height: 24.4 m
    Registrant: 8606581971, , 871 HOPMEADOW STREET

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Simsbury, CT)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, Simsbury Service Center 34 Hopmeadow St (Lat: 41.827028 Lon: -72.825083), Structure height: 10.7 m, Overall height: 11.3 m, Call Sign: WNTT211
    Assigned Frequencies: 6825.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/2009, Expiration Date: 02/18/2019
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4282, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • STATION, 29 Massaco St Central School (Lat: 41.880639 Lon: -72.802028), Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WNTU393
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/02/2008, Expiration Date: 02/18/2019
    Registrant: Simsbury Police Department, 933 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury, CT 06070, Phone: (860) 658-3100, Fax: (860) 658-6682, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 714 Hopmeadow St Suite 3 (Lat: 41.875167 Lon: -72.803111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 25.2 m, Overall height: 30.1 m, Call Sign: WPVM278, Licensee ID: L00379331
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.825 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/2007, Expiration Date: 07/11/2017, Certifier: Joseph P Civitarese
    Registrant: New England Helicopter, 714 Hopmeadow St Suite 3, Simsbury, CT 06070, Phone: (860) 658-5058, Fax: (860) 658-5068, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Simsbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Simsbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 60
  • Hazardous Condition: 94
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Simsbury


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Simsbury, CT
Businesses in Simsbury, CT
NameCountNameCount
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
CVS1Nike4
Dunkin Donuts2Staples1
Famous Footwear1Starbucks1
FedEx1Subway1
GNC1True Value1
McDonald's1UPS5
Men's Wearhouse1Walgreens1
Browse common businesses in Simsbury, CT


Simsbury on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Finance and insurance"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Management occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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  • Shabbir Attarwala (17)
  • Daniel Benjamin (13)
  • Jason Dionne (13)
  • Giridhari L. Agrawal (12)
  • Jacques L. Brignac (10)
  • John G. Smeggil (8)
  • Young K. Park (8)
  • Trevor Wayne Macdougall (7)
  • Norberto O. Lemcoff (7)
  • Meredith B. Colket, Iii (7)

Total of 361 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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