Suffield, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 15,735.
Population change since 2000: +16.1%
 
Males: 8,752  (55.6%)
Females: 6,983  (44.4%)
Median resident age:

41.8 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06078.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $92,550 (it was $66,698 in 2000)
Suffield:

$92,550
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,982 (it was $28,171 in 2000)

Suffield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $290,384 (it was $171,700 in 2000)
Suffield:

$290,384
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $279,250; detached houses: $292,118; townhouses or other attached units: $210,065; in 2-unit structures: $243,494; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $178,017; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $217,559; mobile homes: $174,567
March 2019 cost of living index in Suffield: 111.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Suffield, CT (2010)
    • 13,27084.3%White alone
    • 1,1807.5%Black alone
    • 8865.6%Hispanic
    • 2011.3%Asian alone
    • 1561.0%Two or more races
    • 200.1%American Indian alone
    • 160.1%Other race alone
    • 60.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Suffield, Connecticut as of February 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Suffield is 1,574 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Suffield by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.5)
1
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
4
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.8)
1
(6.4)
1
(6.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.5)
2
(13.1)
7
(45.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(25.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(34.3)
1
(6.5)
6
(39.2)
5
(32.6)
2
(12.9)
2
(12.7)
3
(19.0)
2
(12.6)
4
(25.3)
1
(6.3)
6
(38.4)
2
(12.8)
1
(6.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
49
(336.1)
72
(469.5)
46
(300.6)
88
(574.5)
50
(322.1)
33
(209.3)
25
(158.3)
26
(163.4)
18
(114.0)
22
(139.0)
23
(147.0)
40
(256.4)
32
(204.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
141
(967.3)
107
(697.8)
70
(457.4)
63
(411.3)
66
(425.1)
58
(367.9)
105
(665.0)
66
(414.9)
53
(335.7)
65
(410.8)
65
(415.6)
56
(358.9)
38
(242.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(137.2)
8
(52.2)
8
(52.3)
11
(71.8)
5
(32.2)
4
(25.4)
1
(6.3)
6
(37.7)
4
(25.3)
8
(50.6)
8
(51.1)
13
(83.3)
7
(44.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(41.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)80.168.260.587.944.733.947.153.736.131.550.846.733.9

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City-data.com crime index in Suffield, CT

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Connecticut average:

2.15
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Ancestries: Irish (18.4%), Italian (18.3%), English (15.3%), Polish (15.1%), French (8.0%), German (8.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1674

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 42.2 square miles.

Population density: 373 people per square mile   (very low).

Suffield, Connecticut map

615 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe, 0.8% Latin America, 0.8% North America).

This town:

4.5%
Connecticut:

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

1.8% ($3,121)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Springfield, MA (10.3 miles , pop. 152,082).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (83.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (101.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Suffield Depot, CT (0.9 miles ),
Thompsonville, CT (1.8 miles ),
Windsor Locks, CT (2.1 miles ),
Enfield, CT (2.3 miles ),
Sherwood Manor, CT (2.3 miles ),
Southwood Acres, CT (2.3 miles ),
Agawam Town, MA (2.3 miles ),
Agawam, MA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 41.99 N, Longitude: 72.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 71 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 1998: 100 buildings, average cost: $145,200
  • 1999: 90 buildings, average cost: $153,800
  • 2000: 83 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2001: 68 buildings, average cost: $159,700
  • 2002: 86 buildings, average cost: $166,800
  • 2003: 80 buildings, average cost: $196,900
  • 2004: 70 buildings, average cost: $201,900
  • 2005: 88 buildings, average cost: $179,500
  • 2006: 65 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $163,400
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2009: 24 buildings, average cost: $240,700
  • 2010: 21 buildings, average cost: $263,900
  • 2011: 24 buildings, average cost: $268,400
  • 2012: 25 buildings, average cost: $269,500
  • 2013: 29 buildings, average cost: $334,100
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $327,900
  • 2015: 33 buildings, average cost: $339,000
  • 2016: 34 buildings, average cost: $351,000
  • 2017: 30 buildings, average cost: $390,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Suffield, CT residents
Average permit cost in Suffield, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Suffield, CT
Historical housing units in Suffield, CT
Most common industries in Suffield, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.8%)
  • Health care (8.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Construction (6.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.2%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.7%)
  • Educational services (15.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.0%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.6%)
Most common occupations in Suffield, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)
  • Top executives (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Engineers (5.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.1%)

Average climate in Suffield, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 75.5. This is about average.

City:

75.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.320. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.320
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.685. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.685
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
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 7.6 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 7.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.30
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Suffield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Suffield town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 28.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Suffield-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 160.2 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 180.7 miles away from the city 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 117.5 miles away from Suffield 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 234.4 miles away from the city 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 112.2 miles away from Suffield 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 209.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Suffield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Suffield:

  • SUFFIELD VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (450 SOUTH ST)
  • SUFFIELD HOUSE, THE (1 CANAL RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Suffield:

  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-PARKWAY PAVILION (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ENFIELD, CT)
  • PARKWAY PAVILION HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ENFIELD, CT)
  • ST JOSEPH RESIDENCE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ENFIELD, CT)
  • ENFIELD DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; ENFIELD, CT)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-COUNTRY ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; AGAWAM, MA)
  • BICKFORD CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINDSOR LOCKS, CT)
  • BICKFORD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WINDSOR LOCKS, CT)

Amtrak stations near Suffield:

  • 5 miles: WINDSOR LOCKS (S. MAIN ST. (RTE. 159)) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 9 miles: SPRINGFIELD (66 LYMAN ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 10 miles: WINDSOR (41 CENTRAL ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

College/University in Suffield:

  • Lincoln Technical Institute-Suffield (Location: 1760 Mapleton Ave; Private, for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Suffield:

  • Bay Path College (about 7 miles; Longmeadow, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,085)
  • Springfield Technical Community College (about 10 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,750)
  • Springfield College (about 10 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,144)
  • American International College (about 11 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 2,733)
  • Western New England University (about 12 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,477)
  • Westfield State University (about 12 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • University of Hartford (about 14 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)

Public high school in Suffield:

    Private high school in Suffield:

    • SUFFIELD ACADEMY (Students: 410, Location: 185 N MAIN ST, Grades: 9-12)

    Public elementary/middle schools in Suffield:

    See full list of schools located in Suffield

    Library in Suffield:

    • KENT MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $475,270; Location: 50 NORTH MAIN ST.; 76,080 books; 634 e-books; 5,668 audio materials; 5,530 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 106 print serial subscriptions)

    Points of interest:

    Click to draw/clear town borders

    Notable locations in Suffield: Suffield Country Club (A), Airways Golf Course (B), Suffield Fire Department Station 4 (C), Suffield Fire Department Station 3 (D), Suffield Fire Department Station 2 (E), Suffield Fire Department Station 1 (F), Saint Josephs Convent (G), Kent Memorial Library (H), Hathaway House (I), Suffield Volunteer Ambulance Association (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

    Churches in Suffield include: Second Baptist Church (A), Third Baptist Church (B), West Suffield Congregational Church (C), Sacred Heart Church (D), Saint Josephs Church (E), Calvary Church (F), First Church of Christ (G), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (H), Immanuel Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Josephs Cemetery (1), Zions Hill Cemetery (2), Zion Hill Cemetery Association (3), West Side of the Mountain Cemetery (4), Suffield Cemetery (5), Woodlawn Cemetery (6), West Suffield Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Whites Pond (A), Limon Pond (B), Schwartz Pond (C), Arnold Pond (D), Spencer Pond (E), Bromes Pond (F), Cains Pond (G), Bungee Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Brook (A), Muddy Brook (B), Onion Brook (C), Rattlesnake Brook (D), Rawlins Brook (E), Rocky Gutter (F), Spencer Brook (G), Clay Brook (H), DeGrayes Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in Suffield include: Babbs Beach Recreation Area (1), Brazin Bruce Park (2), Christian Field (3), Hastings Hill Historic District (4), Lewis Farm Bird Sanctuary (5), Stony Brook Park (6), Suffield Historic District (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attraction: Hatheway House (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 55 South Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

    Court: Suffield Town - Adminsitrative Department- Probate Court (83 Mountain Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

    Birthplace of: Francis Granger - Politician, Humphrey H. Leavitt - Federal judge, Sylvester Graham - (1794-1851), self-styled nutritionist and inventor of graham flour and graham crackers, Eliphalet Remington - Inventor, Frederick G. Williams - Leader in the Church of Christ, Hugh Greer - Basketball player-coach, Israel Smith - Politician, Jay Alaimo - Screenwriter, Jeff Viggiano - College basketball player (Massachusetts Minutemen), S. S. Warner - Politician.

    Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

    • BANTAM VILLAGE (Population served: 96, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
    Average household size:
    This town:

    2.5 people
    Connecticut:

    2.5 people

    Percentage of family households:
    This town:

    71.3%
    Whole state:

    66.3%

    Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
    This town:

    4.6%
    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
    Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
    This town:

    3.6%
    Whole state:

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

    1.6%
    Whole state:

    3.9%

    People in group quarters in Suffield in 2010:

    • 2,137 people in state prisons
    • 240 people in college/university student housing
    • 134 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
    • 64 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
    • 8 people in group homes intended for adults

    People in group quarters in Suffield in 2000:

    • 1,529 people in state prisons
    • 121 people in nursing homes
    • 4 people in homes for the mentally retarded
    • 2 people in religious group quarters

    Banks with branches in Suffield (2011 data):

    • Webster Bank, National Association: Suffield Branch at 66 North Main Street, branch established on 1869/06/19. 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
    • The First National Bank of Suffield: The First National Bank Of Suffield at 30 Bridge Street, branch established on 1864/06/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $214.3 mil, Deposits: $185.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Suffield Financial, Inc.
    • Rockville Bank: Suffield Branch at 275 Mountain Road, branch established on 2001/04/19. Info updated 2011/12/05: Bank assets: $1,748.3 mil, Deposits: $1,413.1 mil, headquarters in Vernon Rockville, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Rockville Financial, Inc.
    • NEW ENGLAND BANK: Suffield Village Office Branch at 112 Mountain Road, branch established on 1916/01/01. 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.

    For population 15 years and over in Suffield:

    Marital status in Suffield, CT
    • Never married: 22.6%
    • Now married: 61.3%
    • Separated: 1.1%
    • Widowed: 7.1%
    • Divorced: 7.9%

    For population 25 years and over in Suffield:

    • High school or higher: 87.4%
    • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.8%
    • Graduate or professional degree: 14.2%
    • Unemployed: 2.2%
    • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes
    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

    Presidential Elections Results

    Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

    Religion statistics for Suffield, CT (based on Hartford County data)

    Religions Adherents in 2010
    Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
    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
    Here:

    2.46 / 10,000 pop.
    Connecticut:

    2.21 / 10,000 pop.
    Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
    Hartford 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.
    Connecticut:

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

    8.63 / 10,000 pop.
    State:

    9.19 / 10,000 pop.
    Adult diabetes rate:
    Here:

    7.4%
    State:

    7.3%
    Adult obesity rate:
    This county:

    22.1%
    Connecticut:

    21.5%
    Low-income preschool obesity rate:
    Hartford County:

    16.0%
    State:

    15.8%

    3.91% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,102 average adjusted gross income)

    Here:

    3.91%
    Connecticut average:

    4.51%

    0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($650 average AGI)
    Hartford County:

    0.04%
    Connecticut average:

    0.04%

    Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
    from New Haven County, CT  0.53% ($52,965 average AGI)
    from Tolland County, CT  0.43% ($58,256)
    from Middlesex County, CT  0.32% ($63,792)


    4.91% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($81,622 average adjusted gross income)

    Here:

    4.91%
    Connecticut average:

    5.34%

    0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,656 average AGI)
    Hartford County:

    0.07%
    Connecticut average:

    0.07%

    Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
    to Tolland County, CT  0.51% ($59,435 average AGI)
    to New Haven County, CT  0.43% ($54,707)
    to Middlesex County, CT  0.37% ($71,069)
    Businesses in Suffield, CT
    NameCountNameCount
    CVS1Jones New York1
    Dunkin Donuts2U-Haul2
    FedEx1UPS1

    Strongest AM radio stations in Suffield:

    • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
    • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
    • WSPR (1270 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. AND HELENA R. GOIS, TENANTS BY THE ENTIRETY)
    • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
    • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
    • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
    • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
    • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
    • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
    • WHNP (1600 AM; 3 kW; EAST LONGMEADOW, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
    • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
    • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
    • WACM (1490 AM; 1 kW; WEST SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ANTONIO F. GOIS)

    Strongest FM radio stations in Suffield:

    • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
    • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
    • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
    • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
    • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
    • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
    • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
    • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
    • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
    • WMAS-FM (94.7 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: LAPPIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
    • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
    • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
    • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
    • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
    • 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)
    • WAMH (89.3 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF AMHERST COLLEGE)

    TV broadcast stations around Suffield:

    • W12CL (Channel 12; GRANBY, CT; Owner: SALVATORE MINNITI)
    • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
    • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
    • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
    • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, 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.)
    • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
    • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
    • WDMR-LP (Channel 65; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
    • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
    • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
    • 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.)
    • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
    • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
    • WGBY-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
    • WGGB-TV (Channel 40; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WGGB LICENSEE, LLC)
    Fatal accident count
    See more detailed statistics of Suffield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
    • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
    • 13Number of bridges
    • 89ft / 27.1mTotal length
    • $6,375,000Total costs
    • 111,980Total average daily traffic
    • 7,730Total average daily truck traffic
    • 166,390Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
    New bridges in Suffield, CT - historical statistics
    • New bridges - historical statistics
    • 11910-1919
    • 11930-1939
    • 31950-1959
    • 31960-1969
    • 11980-1989
    • 11990-1999
    • 22000-2009
    • 12010-2018
    See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Suffield, CT

    FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

    12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Suffield)

    FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

    FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

    FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

    1
    • CT-HFD0146A, 848 East Street (Lat: 41.957000 Lon: -72.625694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 50.6 m, Call Sign: WQMP428,
      Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 23075.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/13/2010, Expiration Date: 10/13/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

    FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

    44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Suffield)

    FAA Registered Aircraft:

    6
    • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 1445T , Serial Number: 28R-7235290, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2018
      Registrant (LLC): Whelan And Sons Realty LLC, 89 Poole Rd, Suffield, CT 06078
    • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: 4 Cycle
      N-Number: 2345 , Serial Number: 17266419, Certificate Issue Date: 03/27/2001
      Registrant (Individual): Frederick Riotte, Po Box 577, Suffield, CT 06078
    • Aircraft: AEROSTAR ACFT CORP OF TEXAS M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 241LW , Serial Number: 700088, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 11/27/2012
      Registrant (Individual): Albert D Michaud, 11 Audubon Dr, Suffield, CT 06078
    • Aircraft: ERIC DIXON SEAREY (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912UL SERIES (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
      N-Number: 422Y , Serial Number: 1DK043, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 07/17/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 02/28/2017
      Registrant (Individual): Eric Dixon, 252 Alewife Ln, Suffield, CT 06078
    • Aircraft: BEECH S35 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 8674Q , Serial Number: D-7683, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/2013
      Registrant (Individual): Kun David L Halasi, 21 Cherry Brook Ln, Suffield, CT 06078
    • Aircraft: HALASI-KUN DAVID L VANS RV-7 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
      N-Number: 98HK , Serial Number: 70397, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 11/27/2005, Certificate Issue Date: 11/03/2005
      Registrant (Individual): David L Halasi-Kun, 21 Cherry Brook Ln, Suffield, CT 06078

    2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

    • Fire: 65
    • Hazardous Condition: 75
    • Service Call: 10
    • Good Intent Call: 3
    Fire incident types in Suffield, CT

    See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Suffield, CT
    Most common first names in Suffield, CT among deceased individuals
    NameCountLived (average)
    Mary8284.7 years
    John7077.7 years
    Helen5783.0 years
    Joseph5678.3 years
    William5175.3 years
    Robert4771.6 years
    Charles4476.4 years
    Edward4273.4 years
    Dorothy3579.8 years
    James3472.7 years
    Most common last names in Suffield, CT among deceased individuals
    Last nameCountLived (average)
    Sullivan1179.0 years
    Smith1080.0 years
    Fuller975.9 years
    Gardner980.7 years
    Jones977.1 years
    Johnson979.3 years
    Robinson880.6 years
    Kent889.6 years
    Clark782.0 years
    Hayes764.5 years
    Houses and condos Apartments
    Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Suffield, CT
    • 78.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
    • 8.3%Electricity
    • 8.2%Utility gas
    • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
    • 0.4%Other fuel
    • 0.3%Wood
    • 0.3%Coal or coke
    Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Suffield, CT
    • 53.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
    • 37.5%Electricity
    • 5.9%Utility gas
    • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
    • 0.7%Wood


    Suffield compared to Connecticut state average:

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

    Suffield on our top lists:

    • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
    • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
    • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: mathematical science occupations (population 5,000+)"
    • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: paper and paper products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
    • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
    • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: mathematical science occupations (population 5,000+)"
    • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: truck transportation (population 5,000+)"
    • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
    • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: operations specialties managers except financial managers (population 5,000+)"
    • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: air transportation (population 5,000+)"
    • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: machinery (population 5,000+)"
    • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
    • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 5,000+)"
    • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: transportation equipment (population 5,000+)"
    • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
    • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
    • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
    • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
    • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
    There are 33 pilots and 35 other airmen in this city.
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