Southington, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 43,069. Population change since 2000: +8.4%
 
Males: 20,732  (48.1%)
Females: 22,337  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06489.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $75,861 (it was $60,538 in 2000)
Southington:

$75,861
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,191 (it was $26,370 in 2000)

Southington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $256,966 (it was $159,000 in 2000)
Southington:

$256,966
CT:

$267,000
  • Races in Southington, CT (2010)

    Southington races chart
    • 39,61792.0%White alone
    • 1,4743.4%Hispanic
    • 9412.2%Asian alone
    • 5671.3%Black alone
    • 3890.9%Two or more races
    • 530.1%American Indian alone
    • 220.05%Other race alone
    • 60.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Southington: 113.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (28.9%), Irish (19.4%), Polish (16.1%), French (12.7%), German (10.3%), English (10.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 10/1779

Elevation: 165 feet

Land area: 36.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,197 people per square mile   (low).

Southington,CT real estate house value index trend

Southington, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Southington:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Southington town:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 63.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

2,620 residents are foreign born (3.8% Europe, 1.2% North America, 0.8% Asia).

This town:

6.6%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Southington, Connecticut as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Southington to the number of sex offenders is 1,849 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:

Southington town:  1.7% ($2,701)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Southington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Meriden, CT (6.3 miles , pop. 58,244).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (70.2 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (73.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Plainville, CT (2.2 miles ), Wolcott, CT (2.3 miles ), Kensington, CT (2.4 miles ), Berlin, CT (2.5 miles ), Meriden, CT (2.5 miles ), Bristol, CT (2.5 miles ), Cheshire, CT (2.6 miles ), Cheshire Village, CT (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 149 buildings, average cost: $62,200
  • 1998: 229 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 1999: 231 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2000: 206 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2001: 195 buildings, average cost: $87,300
  • 2002: 188 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2003: 188 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 2004: 147 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2005: 152 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 2006: 90 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2007: 108 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2008: 99 buildings, average cost: $76,200
  • 2009: 64 buildings, average cost: $79,900
  • 2010: 80 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2011: 65 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2012: 78 buildings, average cost: $87,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.60 N, Longitude: 72.88 W

Area code: 860

Southington household income distribution Southington home values distribution

Crime rates in Southington by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.02.32.30.0
Rapes 233157459512
per 100,000 5.07.47.335.316.59.411.520.911.627.6
Robberies 1213101851112131115
per 100,000 30.032.224.342.311.825.927.730.125.534.4
Assaults 254421195896117
per 100,000 62.6109.051.044.711.818.820.813.925.516.1
Burglaries 171158162166238107124124130139
per 100,000 428.0391.4393.1390.4560.9251.6286.0287.4300.8319.2
Thefts 636621653648645612558620585614
per 100,000 1,591.81,538.31,584.41,523.91,520.01,439.21,287.11,436.91,353.61,410.1
Auto thefts 71668650494051263642
per 100,000 177.7163.5208.7117.6115.594.1117.660.383.396.5
Arson 573111296478
per 100,000 12.517.37.325.928.321.213.89.316.218.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.2) 138.8145.1136.2153.6133.6105.9106.8120.3112.9127.1

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

Crime rate in Southington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 84 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Connecticut average:

2.37
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (10%)
  • Metal and metal products (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Business operations specialists (3%)

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

Average climate in Southington, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Southington-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Southington town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 22.1 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Southington-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 178.8 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 204.1 miles away from Southington 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 146.6 miles away from the city 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 219.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 186.9 miles away from Southington 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 116.5 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 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, Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Southington topographic map

Birthplace of: Albert Hull - Inventor, Charles Whittlesey (geologist) - Geologist, Joseph Twichell - Religious writer, Lisa Robin Kelly - Actor, Rod MacDonald - Male singer, G. Roger Edwards - Archaeologist, Aaron Lipstadt - Film director, Jimmie Savage (baseball) - Baseball player, Kevin Radziwon - Soccer player, Russ Laribee - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Southington:

  • SOUTHINGTON VNA INC - HOSPICE (80 MERIDEN AVE)
  • RIDGEWOOD HLTH CARE FAC (MERIDEN AVE)
  • SOUTHINGTON CARE CENTER (45 MERIDEN AVE)
  • WOODMERE HEALTH CARE CENTER (261 SUMMIT ST)

Amtrak stations near Southington:

  • 6 miles: MERIDEN (60 STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 7 miles: BERLIN (KENSINGTON, DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 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.

Colleges/Universities in Southington:

  • Branford Hall Career Institute-Southington Campus (Full-time enrollment: 949; Location: 35 N Main St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.branfordhall.edu)
  • Lincoln College of New England-Southington (FT enrollment: 815; Location: 2279 Mount Vernon Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.lincolncollegene.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Southington:

  • Tunxis Community College (about 8 miles; Farmington, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 9 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 9 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 11 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)
  • Post University (about 12 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Wesleyan University (about 12 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 3,517)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 13 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 8,153)

Public high schools in Southington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Southington:

Private elementary/middle schools in Southington:

  • ST DOMINIC SCHOOL (Students: 211; Location: 1050 FLANDERS RD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • ST THOMAS SCHOOL (Students: 157; Location: 133 BRISTOL ST; Grades: PK - 7)
See full list of schools located in Southington, School District: SOUTHINGTON SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Southington:

  • SOUTHINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,282,378; Location: 255 MAIN ST.; 104,121 books; 18 e-books; 4,946 audio materials; 6,941 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 184 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Southington: Pine Valley Country Club (A), Southington Industrial Park (B), Barge Canal Industrial Park (C), Patton Brook Country Club (D), Advent Christian Camp (E), Southington Country Club (F), Lazy Lane Industrial Park (G), Mount Southington Ski Area (H), Southington Fire Department Engine Company 2 (I), Southington Fire Department Engine Company 1 (J), Southington Town Hall (K), Southington Public Library (L), Greater Southington Chamber of Commerce (M), Bradley Barnes Museum (N), Southington Fire Department Engine Company 5 (O), Southington Fire Department Engine Company 3 (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Southington include: Plantsville Congregational Church (A), Saint Aloysius Church (B), Saint Pauls Episcopal Church (C), Saint Thomas Church (D), Tabernacle Christian Church (E), Zion Lutheran Church (F), Central Baptist Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), First Congregational Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Olde Burying Ground (1), Quinnipiac Cemetery (2), Saint Thomas Cemetery (3), South End Cemetery (4), Holy Trinity Cemetery (5), Mount Vernon Cemetery (6), Oak Hill Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Plants Pond (A), Florians Pond (B), Grannis Pond (C), Park Pond (D), Black Pond (E), Wassel Reservoir (F), Southington Reservoir Number 3 (G), Southington Reservoir Number 1 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Misery Brook (A), North Branch Hamlin Brook (B), Patton Brook (C), Roaring Brook (D), South Branch Hamlin Brook (E), Cussgutter Brook (F), Dayton Brook (G), Eightmile River (H), Tenmile River (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Southington include: Burritt Street Park (1), Lake Compounce Amusement Park (2), Marion Historic District (3), Panthorne Park (4), Plantsville Historic District (5), Southington Center Historic District (6), Western Little League Park (7), Memorial Park (8), Eightmile River State Access Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Barnes Museum (85 North Main Street) (1), House of Game (Amusement & Theme Parks; 40 West Main) (2), Laser Storm (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2211 Meriden Waterbury Tn) (3), Batter-Up Batting Cages (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2060 West Street) (4), Hidden Valley (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2060 West Street) (5), Destinations Unlimited Inc (Tours & Charters; 174 Farmstead Road) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Motel 6 (625 Queen Street) (1), Days Inn (1845 Meriden Waterbury Tn) (2), Howard Johnson Southington (462 Queen Street) (3), Hartford - Southington (625 Queen St) (4), Residence Inn Southington (778 West Street) (5), Southington Motor Lodge (165 Jude Lane) (6), Residence Inn (778 West Street) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Southington Town - Administrative Departments- Probate Court (Town Hall) (1). Display/hide its approximate location 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)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 95.7. This is worse than average.

City:

95.7
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.267. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.267
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.17
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 14.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.30
U.S.:

9.14

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

SOUTHINGTON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 40,408, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
JENSENS, INC. MARINA COVE RESIDENTIAL (Address: 246 REDSTONE STREET , Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-06-2014), St Public Notif received (AUG-04-2014)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Southington that have no violations reported:

  • JENSENS HYDE PARK MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves MD, Population served: 378, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.6%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.2%
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: 0.2% of all households

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

3.3%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

1.4%
Whole state:

3.9%

People in group quarters in Southington in 2010:

  • 179 people in college/university student housing
  • 128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 35 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Southington in 2000:

  • 469 people in nursing homes
  • 97 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 11 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Southington compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value below 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 below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Southington (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Southington Savings Bank Branch, Southington High School Branch, North End Branch. 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
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Southington Branch at 132 Main Street, branch established on 1987/08/21; Southington Branch at 359 Queen Street, branch established on 1989/09/09. 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
  • People's United Bank: Southington Stop And Shop Branch at 505 North Main Street, branch established on 1996/06/03; Southington Branch at 812 Queen Street, branch established on 2001/11/13. 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
  • NEW ENGLAND BANK: Southington Branch at 158 North Main Street, branch established on 2007/06/18; Southington Branch at 98 Main Street, branch established on 2007/01/08. Info updated 2009/06/12: Bank assets: $724.5 mil, Deposits: $582.4 mil, headquarters in Enfield, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: New England Bancshares, Inc.
  • Farmington Bank: Southington Branch at One Center Street, branch established on 2003/08/16; Southington Drive-In Branch at 17 Center Place, branch established on 2005/10/13. Info updated 2009/10/20: Bank assets: $1,615.5 mil, Deposits: $1,256.2 mil, headquarters in Farmington, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Southington Branch at 22 Main Street, branch established on 1916/04/18. 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: Southington Branch at 235 Queen Street, branch established on 1986/08/02. 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.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Southington/Price Chopper Branch at 410 Queen Street, branch established on 2004/01/20. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Southington, Connecticut:

  • Days Inn, 30 Laning St, Southington, CT 06489 , Phone: (860) 628-0921, Fax: (860) 621-8545
  • Motel Six, 625 Queen St, Southington, CT 06489 , Phone: (860) 621-7351, Fax: (860) 620-0453
  • Holiday Inn Express, 120 Laning St, Southington, CT 06489 , Phone: (860) 276-0736, Fax: (860) 276-9405
  • Knights Inn, 462 Queen St, Southington, CT 06489 , Phone: (860) 621-0181, Fax: (860) 621-7850
  • Residence Inn Southington, 778 West St, Southington, CT 06489 , Phone: (860) 621-4440, Fax: (860) 621-3999
  • Comfort Suites, 64 Knotter Dr, Southington, CT 06489 , Phone: (860) 276-3100, Fax: (860) 276-3101
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Southington, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Connecticut average:

12.8

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (44%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Southington town (based on Hartford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,203100
Mainline Protestant73,522183
Evangelical Protestant50,619214
Other28,18394
Black Protestant8,44626
Orthodox3,66513
None451,376-
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: 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%

3.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.81%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($815 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.47% ($45,348 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.46% ($42,466)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.30% ($54,942)


4.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,564 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,263 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.10%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tolland County, CT  0.48% ($49,038 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.41% ($47,917)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.33% ($59,193)

Strongest AM radio stations in Southington:

  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 3 kW; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP OF CT)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1 kW; BRISTOL, CT; Owner: NIEVEZQUEZ PRODUCTIONS, INC)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Southington:

  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, 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.)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WIHS (104.9 FM; MIDDLETOWN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT RADIO FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W226AG (93.1 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: SAINT THOMAS SEMINARY)

TV broadcast stations around Southington:

  • 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)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, 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.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Southington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 88Number of bridges
  • 603m1,978ftTotal length
  • $124,000Total costs
  • 1,960,687Total average daily traffic
  • 191,974Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21900-1909
  • 11910-1919
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 401960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 251980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Southington, CT

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 135
  • Hazardous Condition: 329
  • Service Call: 59
  • Good Intent Call: 17

Incident types - Southington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Southington, CT
Businesses in Southington, CT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Motel 61
Ashley Furniture1New Balance1
AutoZone1Outback1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Outback Steakhouse1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1Quiznos1
CVS2RadioShack1
Comfort Suites1Rite Aid2
Days Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Dennys1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza1Staples1
Dunkin Donuts6Starbucks2
FedEx3Stop & Shop1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Subway4
GNC1T-Mobile2
H&R Block1T.J.Maxx1
Holiday Inn1Taco Bell1
Home Depot2Target1
Jones New York1The Room Place1
KFC1Toys"R"Us1
Knights Inn1UPS5
La-Z-Boy1Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture2Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1
Marriott1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets2YMCA1

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  • #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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