Storrs, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 15,344.
Population change since 2000: +39.5%
Males: 7,269  (47.4%)
Females: 8,075  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

20.2 years
Connecticut median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 06269.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $28,485 (it was $26,371 in 2000)
Storrs:

$28,485
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $8,024 (it was $9,947 in 2000)

Storrs CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $203,738 (it was $136,200 in 2000)
Storrs:

$203,738
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $223,778; detached houses: $286,033; townhouses or other attached units: $128,996; mobile homes: $69,843

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,157.

March 2019 cost of living index in Storrs: 108.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 37.7%
(37.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 74.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Storrs, CT (2017)
    • 11,73073.1%White alone
    • 2,03312.7%Asian alone
    • 9776.1%Hispanic
    • 8055.0%Black alone
    • 4412.7%Two or more races
    • 70.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Storrs, Connecticut as of December 12, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Storrs is 4,001 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Storrs, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (13.9%), Irish (8.7%), Polish (4.4%), German (3.5%), English (3.2%), European (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 5.67 square miles.

Population density: 2,706 people per square mile   (average).

Storrs, Connecticut map

1,815 residents are foreign born (5.8% Asia, 2.8% Europe, 1.5% Latin America).

This place:

11.3%
Connecticut:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,836 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,416 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, CT (13.9 miles , pop. 54,740).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (69.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (107.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Mansfield, CT (1.2 miles ),
South Coventry, CT (1.9 miles ),
Mansfield Center, CT (2.0 miles ),
Coventry, CT (2.1 miles ),
Coventry Lake, CT (2.1 miles ),
Willington, CT (2.3 miles ),
Chaplin, CT (2.6 miles ),
Willimantic, CT (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 41.81 N, Longitude: 72.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,152 (+50.8%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 6,652 (110.3%)

Area code: 860

Distribution of median household income in Storrs, CT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Storrs, CT in 2017
Storrs satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Historical population in Storrs, CT
Historical housing units in Storrs, CT
Most common industries in Storrs, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (41.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.5%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (2.8%)
  • Data processing, libraries, other information services (2.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (44.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.4%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (2.4%)
  • Public administration (2.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (38.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (16.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.5%)
  • Health care (3.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Storrs, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (10.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (15.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Computer specialists (3.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (9.8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)

Average climate in Storrs, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.4. This is about average.

City:

72.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.323. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.323
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 0.389. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.389
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.46
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

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

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Storrs place center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the place center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Storrs-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 89% 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 182.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 199.6 miles away from Storrs 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 121.8 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 212.8 miles away from Storrs center
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 37.4 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 222.0 miles away from Storrs 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 Tolland County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 11

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Storrs:

  • NATCHAUG HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • VNA EAST INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • VISITING NRS AND COMM HEALTH OF (Hospital, about 6 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • REGENCY HEIGHTS OF WINDHAM, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WILLIMANTIC, CT)
  • WINDHAM COMM MEM HOSP & HATCH HOSP Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; WILLIMANTIC, CT)
  • ST JOSEPHS LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WINDHAM, CT)
  • T R I-COUNTY ARC: DUNN HILL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; TOLLAND, CT)

College/University in Storrs:

  • University of Connecticut (Full-time enrollment: 22,037; Location: 352 Mansfield Road; Public; Website: uconn.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Storrs:

  • Eastern Connecticut State University (about 7 miles; Willimantic, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,985)
  • Manchester Community College (about 17 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 4,667)
  • Goodwin College (about 21 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Capital Community College (about 22 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 22 miles; Norwich, CT; FT enrollment: 2,897)
  • Trinity College (about 23 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • University of Hartford (about 24 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)

Public high schools in Storrs:

  • E. O. SMITH HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,271, Location: 1235 STORRS ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • PM PANTHERS (Location: 1235 STORRS RD, Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Storrs:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Storrs: University of Connecticut Fire Department (A), Mansfield Fire Marshal's Office (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Tift Pond (A), Dunham Pond (B), Swan Lake (C), Mirror Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT - MAIN CAMPUS (Address: UNIT 3252 , Population served: 28,480, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-04-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-28-2007), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2007)
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

31.1%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.0%
Whole state:

6.6%


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

People in group quarters in Storrs in 2010:

  • 11,726 people in college/university student housing
  • 91 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
7,419 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000
Arena or stadium:
  • Gampel Pavilion. University of Connecticut.

For population 15 years and over in Storrs:

Marital status in Storrs, CT
  • Never married: 93.7%
  • Now married: 3.3%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 1.3%

For population 25 years and over in Storrs:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 35.8%
  • Unemployed: 14.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.4
Connecticut average:

12.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Storrs
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Storrs, CT (based on Tolland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic43,50014
Mainline Protestant11,17838
Evangelical Protestant4,06927
Other1,3028
Orthodox1001
None92,542-
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: 20
Tolland County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Here:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Tolland County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Tolland County:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

6.2%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tolland County:

21.1%
State:

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

12.9%
Connecticut:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.4%
Connecticut:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

55.8%
Connecticut:

46.6%

Average BMI:
Here:

26.3
Connecticut:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Storrs:

19.2%
Connecticut:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Storrs:

13.9%
Connecticut:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

21.1%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

64.2%
Connecticut:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Storrs:

84.6%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Storrs, CT Residents

6.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,721 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hartford County, CT  3.32% ($59,435 average AGI)
from Windham County, CT  0.54% ($45,733)
from New London County, CT  0.31% ($51,536)


7.43% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($62,492 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($535 average AGI)
Tolland County:

0.04%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hartford County, CT  2.74% ($58,256 average AGI)
to Windham County, CT  0.58% ($45,753)
to New London County, CT  0.33% ($63,708)

Businesses in Storrs, CT

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
  • Starbucks: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Storrs:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WILI (1400 AM; 1 kW; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: THE NUTMEG BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5 kW; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INCORPORATED)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Storrs:

  • WHUS (91.7 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: THE BD. OF TRUSTEES, THE UNIV. OF CT)
  • W258AC (99.5 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGE)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWFX (100.1 FM; SOUTHBRIDGE, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Storrs:

  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Storrs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Storrs)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STORRS, 0.25 Miles North Of North Eagleville Road (Lat: 41.814000 Lon: -72.259528), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 99.6 m, Overall height: 100.5 m, Call Sign: WPNB744,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6545.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6585.00 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 5974.85 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, Fax: (860) 685-8345, Email:
  • UNIV POLICE, 126 North Eagleville Road (Lat: 41.807333 Lon: -72.260639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WPSY904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.550 MHz, Grant Date: 06/02/2011, Expiration Date: 08/09/2021, Certifier: Ronald H Blicher, Registrant: University Of Connecticut Police Department, 126 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269, Phone: (860) 486-4800, Fax: (860) 486-2430, Email:
  • CONN STATE, 0.25 Miles North Of North Eagleville Road (Lat: 41.813889 Lon: -72.259444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 99.6 m, Overall height: 100.5 m, Call Sign: WPSY905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.950 MHz, Grant Date: 06/02/2011, Expiration Date: 08/09/2021, Certifier: Ronald H Blicher, Registrant: University Of Connecticut Police Department, 126 North Eagleville Road, Storrs, CT 06269, Phone: (860) 486-4800, Fax: (860) 486-2430, Email:
  • Hillside Ave. Whus Studio (Lat: 41.807028 Lon: -72.255056), Overall height: 18.6 m, Call Sign: WLP690, Licensee ID: L02127188,
    Assigned Frequencies: 951.500 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/1990, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Registrant: The Board Of Trustees, The University Of Connecticut, Student U. Bldg Bx U-8r, Storrs, CT 06269

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 0.25 Miles Northwest Of North Eagleville Road (Lat: 41.813417 Lon: -72.258944), Call Sign: KNKD581,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4200 MHz, 43.4200 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/31/1999, Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:
  • 0.25 Miles Northwest Of North Eagleville Road (Lat: 41.813417 Lon: -72.258667), Call Sign: KNKD581,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4200 MHz, Expiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/31/1999, Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Storrs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 15760 , Serial Number: 28-7325157, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 02/26/2002
    Registrant (Individual): William J Shanahan, 38 Hillcrest Dr, Storrs, CT 06268
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 3287G , Serial Number: F71014, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 06/17/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Brian D Nilson, 15 Timber Dr, Storrs, CT 06268
  • Aircraft: GULFSTREAM AMERICAN CORP AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 45226 , Serial Number: AA5B1089, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 07/20/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Gildersleeve, 61 Chatham Rd, Storrs, CT 06268
  • Aircraft: TORY FOSTER ROBOFLIGHT HEX 2.0 (Category: Land, Engines: 6), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 537VC , Serial Number: K02793, Certificate Issue Date: 02/18/2015
    Registrant (Government): University Of Connecticut Cooperative Ext System, 1376 Storrs Rd Unit 4134, Storrs, CT 06269
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 56573 , Serial Number: 28-7405019, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 09/21/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 05/21/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Cavu LLC, 239 Hanks Hill Rd, Storrs, CT 06268
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC RAVEN S49A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 9098Y , Serial Number: S49A-3168, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 07/08/1993, Certificate Issue Date: 11/01/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Tyler D Nilson, 15 Timber Dr, Storrs, CT 06268, Other Owners: Brian D Nilson

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$197,0558$159,19117$168,6312$63,9852$208,4551$36,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$126,7300$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$136,5007$211,6791$91,7901$200,4601$26,060
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$212,6000$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$82,5301$212,3000$00$02$37,225

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8812.00 , 8813.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$201,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8812.00 , 8813.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Storrs, CT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Storrs, CT - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Storrs, CT
  • 49.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 28.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 15.1%Electricity
  • 4.8%Wood
  • 3.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Storrs, CT
  • 70.9%Electricity
  • 17.3%Utility gas
  • 10.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used


Storrs compared to Connecticut state average:

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

Storrs on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of males (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 males in this group)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: educational services (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities where the highest percentage of females (15+ years) which never married (with at least 1,000 females in this group)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest household incomes disparities (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people walking to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: life, physical, and social science occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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