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Population in 2010: 19,904. Population change since 2000: +7.2%
 

Males: 9,300  (46.7%)
Females: 10,604  (53.3%)

Median resident age:  49.9 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06488.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $75,153 (it was $61,919 in 2000)
Southbury:

$75,153
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $41,305

Southbury town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $323,299 (it was $194,300 in 2000)
Southbury:

$323,299
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $419,409; Detached houses: $523,994; Townhouses or other attached units: $262,672; In 2-unit structures: $309,819; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $182,508; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $259,538; Mobile homes: $308,841

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Southbury races chart
  • White alone - 18,462 (92.8%)
  • Asian alone - 531 (2.7%)
  • Hispanic - 523 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 188 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 156 (0.8%)
  • Other race alone - 25 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 15 (0.08%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.02%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Southbury: 314.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (22.2%), Italian (18.9%), German (16.7%), English (14.8%), Polish (7.7%), French (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1787

Elevation: 527 feet

Land area: 39.1 square miles.

Population density: 510 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Southbury:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Southbury town:

  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 11.3%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

1,001 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.6% North America, 0.6% Latin America).

This town:  5.4%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Southbury, Connecticut as of November 01, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Southbury to the number of sex offenders is 3,284 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:

Southbury town:  1.4% ($2,717)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterbury, CT (11.2 miles , pop. 107,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (53.4 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (64.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Heritage Village, CT (1.1 miles ), Woodbury Center, CT (2.3 miles ), Woodbury, CT (2.4 miles ), Oxford, CT (2.4 miles ), Newtown borough, CT (2.5 miles ), Riverside, CT (2.6 miles ), Middlebury, CT (2.6 miles ), Roxbury, CT (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 93 buildings, average cost: $139,800
  • 1998: 118 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 1999: 105 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2000: 81 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2001: 70 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2002: 113 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2003: 94 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2004: 94 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2005: 66 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 2006: 34 buildings, average cost: $241,900
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $183,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $137,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.47 N, Longitude: 73.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 203

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

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.0%
Connecticut:

8.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Computer and electronic products (6%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Chemicals (4%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Top executives (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Southbury-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 7% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.1 miles away from the Southbury town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Southbury-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 91% 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 77.7 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 48.1 miles away from Southbury 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 80.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 33.4 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 90.6 miles away from Southbury center
On 1/9/1992 at 08:50:45, a magnitude 3.1 (3.0 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

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

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

Birthplace of: Katie Stevens - Singer, Jason Baisch - College basketball player (Connecticut Huskies).


Hospitals/medical centers in Southbury:

  • S T S 12 CONSTITUTION HILL (Hospital, P. O. BOX 872)
  • S T S: 21 COLONY COURT (Hospital, PIERCE HOLLOW ROAD)
  • S T S: 27 COLONY COURT CIRCLE (Hospital, P O BOX 872)
  • S T S: COTTAGE 4 (Hospital, 4 YANKEE DRIVE)
  • S T S: COTTAGE 40 (Hospital, PIERCE HOLLOW ROAD)
  • S T S: COTTAGE 8 (Hospital, P O BOX 872)
  • S T S: FARM 1/ PURCHASE BROOK HOUSE (Hospital, P. O. BOX 872)
  • S T S: PERSONNEL VILLAGE (Hospital, "P. O. BOX 872 SOUTHBURY, CT.")
  • LUTHERAN HOME OF SOUTHBURY INC (Nursing Home, 990 NORTH MAIN STREET)
  • POMPERAUG WOODS HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, 80 HERITAGE RD)
  • RIVER GLEN HEALTH CARE CTR (Nursing Home, 162 SOUTH BRITAIN RD)
  • SPRINGS AT WATERMARK, EAST HILL, THE (Nursing Home, 611 EAST HILL ROAD)

Political contributions by individuals in Southbury, CT

Amtrak station near Southbury:

  • 20 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.

Local government website: www.ci.southbury.ct.us

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Southbury:

  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 10 miles; Waterbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,771)
  • Western Connecticut State University (about 13 miles; Danbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,882)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 18 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 6,787)
  • Sacred Heart University (about 18 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 4,214)
  • Southern Connecticut State University (about 18 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 8,346)
  • University of New Haven (about 19 miles; West Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 4,540)
  • Yale University (about 20 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 11,454)

Public high school in Southbury:

Public elementary/middle schools in Southbury:

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Library in Southbury:

  • SOUTHBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $669,343; Location: 100 POVERTY RD.; 96,573 books; 18 e-books; 3,619 audio materials; 2,073 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 123 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Southbury: Southbury Shopping Plaza (A), Pomperaug Golf Club (B), White Oaks (C), Heritage Country Club (D), Pine Corners (E), Southbury Public Library (F), Southbury Playhouse (G), Old Town Museum (H), Southbury Ambulance Association (I), Heritage Village Ambulance Association (J), Southbury Training School Fire Department (K), Southbury Volunteer Firemens Association Southford Fire House (L), Southbury Volunteer Firemens Association Purchase Fire House (M), Southbury Volunteer Firemens Association South Britain Fire House (N), Southbury Volunteer Firemens Association Headquarters (O), Southbury Fire Marshal's Office (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Southbury include: Sacred Heart Church (A), South Britain Congregational Church (B), United Church of Christ (C), Church of the Epiphany (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pine Hill Cemetery (1), Stiles Memorial Cemetery (2), Pierce Hollow Cemetery (3), Middleground Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Papermill Pond (A), Roe Pond (B), Gravel Pond (C), Lake Lillinonah (D), Transylvania Pond (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Pootatuck Brook (A), Pomperaug River (B), Purchase Brook (C), Shepaug River (D), Spruce Brook (E), Bullet Hill Brook (F), Transylvania Brook (G), Kettletown Brook (H), Stiles Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Southbury include: Union Square (1), Southbury Historic District Number 1 (2), South Britain Historic District (3), George C Waldo State Park (4), Russian Village Historic District (5), Platt Park (6), Bend of the River Sanctuary (7), Edward Park (8), Lake Zoar Wildlife Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Gone Ballooning (88 Sylvan Crest Drive) (1), Largay Travel Inc - Southbury Office (Tours & Charters; 314F Heritage Village) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Dolce Heritage (522 Heritage Road) (1), Hilton Southbury (1284 Strongtowm Road) (2), Heritage A Dolce Conference Resort - Conference Sales (522 Heritage Road) (3), Heritage A Dolce Conference Resort (522 Heritage Road) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Southbury Town - Probate Court (421 Main Street South) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

 
New Haven County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.9. This is about average.
City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.286. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.286
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.47. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.47
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

26.6
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.0
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.71. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.71
U.S.:

9.59

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

HERITAGE WATER COMPANY (Population served: 7300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2004)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2003), St Boil Water Order (SEP-26-2003), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
SILVERMINE MANOR CONDO. ASSOCIATION,INC. (Population served: 78, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and NOV-05-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2004)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-1998, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-23-1998), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-23-1998), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-1998), St Public Notif received (DEC-09-1998), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-1999), St Show-cause Hearing (MAR-18-1999), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-23-1999), St Compliance achieved (MAY-05-1999)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1998 and MAY-05-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-23-1998), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-23-1998), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-1998), St Show-cause Hearing (MAR-18-1999), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-23-1999), St Compliance achieved (MAY-05-1999)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1995 and FEB-17-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-1995), St BCA signed (OCT-02-1996), St Compliance achieved (FEB-17-1998)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-01-1995 and FEB-17-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
  • 69 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
LEDGEWOOD CONDOMINIUM ASSN-DOUGLAS DRIVE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (OCT-30-1998), St Boil Water Order (FEB-08-1999), St Public Notif requested (FEB-08-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-08-1999), St Public Notif received (FEB-19-1999)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (OCT-30-1998), St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-14-1999), St Public Notif received (JAN-29-1999), St Boil Water Order (JAN-29-1999)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-1999 and DEC-1999, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-04-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-04-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (OCT-30-1998), St Boil Water Order (DEC-07-1998), St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-07-1998), St Public Notif received (2 times from DEC-15-1998 to DEC-16-1998), St Admin Penalty assessed (APR-06-1999), St Public Notif received (APR-06-1999), St Compliance achieved (APR-06-1999)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (OCT-30-1998), St Boil Water Order (NOV-04-1998), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-1998), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-1998), St Site Visit (enforcement) (NOV-06-1998), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-1998), St Admin Penalty assessed (APR-06-1999), St Public Notif received (APR-06-1999), St Compliance achieved (APR-06-1999)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-22-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2005)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between AUG-10-2004 and NOV-23-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and NOV-23-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2004)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2004 and JUN-2004, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-21-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-21-2005), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2005)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
OAKDALE MANOR WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-1994 and AUG-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-1994), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-1994), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-1994), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-1994)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1994 and MAR-18-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-1994), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-1994), St Public Notif received (FEB-11-1994), St Compliance achieved (MAR-18-1994)
  • 16 regular monitoring violations
LEDGEWOOD CONDOMINIUM ASSN - BOXWOOD DR (Population served: 31, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-02-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-02-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-24-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-09-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-09-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-25-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-30-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 & -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-03-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2005), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2005)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between AUG-10-2004 and NOV-23-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2004)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2004 and NOV-23-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2004)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.4%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.5%
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: 0.4% of all households

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

4.9%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

1.7%
Whole state:

3.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Southbury, CT

484 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
283 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
684 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
480 people in nursing homes in 2000

Southbury compared to Connecticut 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in 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 above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Southbury (2011 data):

  • Newtown Savings Bank: Southford Road Branch, Pomperaug Woods Branch, Southbury Branch, East Hill Woods. Info updated 2012/01/26: Bank assets: $955.5 mil, Deposits: $704.6 mil, headquarters in Newtown, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Main Street North Branch at 100 Main Street North, branch established on 1935/12/07; Southbury Grand Union Market Branch at 775 Main Street South, branch established on 1997/07/17. 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: Southford Branch at 1570 Southford Road, branch established on 2006/08/07; Southbury Branch at 3c Village Green, branch established on 2008/06/23. 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: Southbury Stop & Shop Branch at 100 Main Street North, branch established on 2005/10/27. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Southbury Green Banking Center at 775 Main Street South, branch established on 2011/11/07. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • TD Bank, National Association: Southbury Branch at 1 Village Street, branch established on 1969/08/04. 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: Southbury Branch at 229 Main Street South, branch established on 2007/01/08. 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
  • Savings Bank of Danbury: Southbury Branch at 325 Main Street, branch established on 2011/01/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $762.3 mil, Deposits: $611.3 mil, headquarters in Danbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices
  • Union Savings Bank: Southbury Branch at 406 Main Street, branch established on 2005/05/16. Info updated 2011/11/30: Bank assets: $2,496.5 mil, Deposits: $1,625.1 mil, headquarters in Danbury, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 29 total offices
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Southbury, Connecticut:

  • Crowne Plaza Southbury, 1284 Strongtown Rd, Southbury, CT 06488 , Phone: (203) 598-7600, Fax: (203) 598-0492
  • Heritage Inn, Heritage Rd, Southbury, CT 06488 , Phone: (203) 264-8200, Fax: (203) 264-4880
  • Heritage Hotel, 522 Heritage Rd, Southbury, CT 06488 , Phone: (203) 264-8200, Fax: (203) 264-5035
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Southbury, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (53%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Southbury town (based on New Haven County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.74%
Here53.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchMuslim Estimate
Adherents72.1%6.5%5.2%3.0%2.6%
Congregations24.3%4.5%10.6%10.2%1.7%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.2%1.9%1.1%0.8%4.5%
Congregations5.4%4.7%3.3%5.9%29.3%
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: 172
New Haven County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Here:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
New Haven County:

24.0%
Connecticut:

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

15.4%
State:

15.8%

4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Connecticut average:

5.12%

0.25% of residents moved from foreign countries ($977 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.25%
Connecticut average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Fairfield County, CT  1.30% ($53,789 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.43% ($46,514)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.25% ($47,288)


5.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
Connecticut average:

5.64%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($688 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Fairfield County, CT  0.67% ($52,105 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.61% ($49,113)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.38% ($59,251)

Strongest AM radio stations in Southbury:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WADS (690 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ANSONIA, CT; Owner: RADIO AMOR, 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.)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Southbury:

  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPKN (89.5 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WPKN, INC.)
  • WMNR (88.1 FM; MONROE, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, 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)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMNR-FM1 (88.1 FM; HUNTINGTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Southbury:

  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • W28AJ (Channel 28; ALLINGTOWN, CT; Owner: PAGING ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • W22BN (Channel 22; DANBURY, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 39
Total length: 209 meters (686ft)
Total costs: $52,000
Total average daily traffic: 688,758
Total average daily truck traffic: 71,108

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 23
  • 1970-1979: 8
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Southbury, CT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Southbury)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Troop A 11 Lakeside Rd (Lat: 41.457028 Lon: -73.234000), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPJF860
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/16/2011, Expiration Date: 06/25/2021
    Registrant: Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • SOUTHBURY, Southbury Cassidy Rd (Lat: 41.506750 Lon: -73.283444), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WPJF859
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHz, 6695.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021
    Registrant: State Of Connecticut, 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • STATION, Georges Hill Rd (Lat: 41.456750 Lon: -73.234556), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WBH443
    Assigned Frequencies: 2197.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/11/2002, Expiration Date: 07/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/15/2010
    Registrant: 1111 Country Club Road, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 685-8280
  • STATION, West Flagg Swamp Rd (Lat: 41.506194 Lon: -73.283444), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WBH444
    Assigned Frequencies: 2147.60 MHz, 2142.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/11/2002, Expiration Date: 07/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/15/2010
    Registrant: Phone: (203) 238-6429

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • 150 Kettletown Road ( Ibm ) (Lat: 41.471944 Lon: -73.211944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: KNKK853
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.987 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2004, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 150 Kettletown Road ( Ibm ) (Lat: 41.471944 Lon: -73.211944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: KNKG813, Licensee ID: L01422065
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.812 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • Horse Fence Hill Road (Lat: 41.459806 Lon: -73.245111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 49.4 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: KNKM752
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.187 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley
    Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

98 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Southbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Southbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

32 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 52
  • Hazardous Condition: 69
  • Service Call: 13

Incident types - Southbury


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Southbury, CT
Businesses in Southbury, CT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Kmart1
Aerosoles1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ann Taylor1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
CVS1New Balance1
Chico's1Nike2
Coldwater Creek1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves1RadioShack1
DHL1Sears1
Decora Cabinetry2Staples1
DressBarn1Starbucks1
Dunkin Donuts3Subway1
FedEx5Talbots1
Gap1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS7
Holiday Inn1Victoria's Secret1
JoS. A. Bank1Walgreens1
Browse common businesses in Southbury, CT


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  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
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