Thomaston, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 7,887. Population change since 2000: +5.1%
 
Males: 3,821  (48.4%)
Females: 4,066  (51.6%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06787.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,489 (it was $54,297 in 2000)
Thomaston:

$68,489
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,916 (it was $24,799 in 2000)

Thomaston town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $211,615 (it was $131,700 in 2000)
Thomaston:

$211,615
CT:

$267,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $302,078; Detached houses: $319,411; Townhouses or other attached units: $179,757; In 2-unit structures: $202,572; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $171,370; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $142,640; Mobile homes: $57,056
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  • Races in Thomaston, CT (2010)

    Thomaston races chart
    • 7,51195.2%White alone
    • 2022.6%Hispanic
    • 660.8%Two or more races
    • 580.7%Asian alone
    • 270.3%Black alone
    • 190.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.05%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Thomaston: 149.6 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.7%), Italian (22.1%), English (15.1%), Polish (11.8%), French (11.6%), German (10.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/1875

Elevation: 393 feet

Land area: 12.0 square miles.

Population density: 657 people per square mile   (low).

Thomaston,CT real estate house value index trend

Thomaston, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Thomaston:

  • High school or higher: 87.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Thomaston town:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 59.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

224 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.9% Asia, 0.5% North America).

This town:

3.0%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Thomaston, Connecticut as of December 08, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Thomaston to the number of sex offenders is 1,560 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Thomaston town:  2.0% ($2,634)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Thomaston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (7.7 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (69.0 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (70.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Plymouth, CT (1.8 miles ), Terryville, CT (2.0 miles ), Watertown, CT (2.2 miles ), Oakville, CT (2.3 miles ), Harwinton, CT (2.5 miles ), Bethlehem Village, CT (2.6 miles ), Morris, CT (2.6 miles ), Bethlehem, CT (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 34 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 1998: 57 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 1999: 56 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $160,800
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2002: 24 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $140,600
  • 2004: 36 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $253,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.67 N, Longitude: 73.08 W

Area code: 860


Crime rates in Thomaston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2006 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 20001000020
per 100,000 26.20.00.00.012.70.00.00.00.025.80.0
Assaults 51111214443
per 100,000 65.612.812.712.612.725.712.650.650.951.638.8
Burglaries 2513222817242731584619
per 100,000 327.9166.3278.4353.3216.5308.0340.6392.3738.0592.9245.7
Thefts 7360539991879592725759
per 100,000 957.5767.6670.61,249.11,158.61,116.51,198.31,164.3916.1734.7763.1
Auto thefts 85612181058856
per 100,000 104.964.075.9151.4229.2128.363.1101.2101.864.477.6
Arson 01222012000
per 100,000 0.012.825.325.225.50.012.625.30.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.6) 93.751.756.792.389.184.382.095.3110.297.263.7

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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 Thomaston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Connecticut average:

2.40
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Connecticut:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Metal and metal products (10%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3%)

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

Average climate in Thomaston, Connecticut

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Tornado activity:

Thomaston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the Thomaston 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 25.7 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:

Thomaston-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 170.2 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 197.4 miles away from Thomaston 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 147.3 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 180.0 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 229.5 miles away from Thomaston 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 105.3 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 Litchfield County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Birthplace of: Dan Phelan - Baseball player, Grattan O'Connell - Football player, Thomas James Reeves - Navy Medal of Honor recipient.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Thomaston: Thomas James Reeves.

Hospitals and medical centers near Thomaston:

  • COOK WILLOW CONVALESCENT HOSPI (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PLYMOUTH, CT)
  • COOK-WILLOW REST CONV HOSP (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PLYMOUTH, CT)
  • HOSPICE PROFJECT CARE INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, CT)
  • C I B: WATERTOWN COM. RES. (Hospital, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, CT)
  • WATERTOWN CONVALARIUM, INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WATERTOWN, CT)
  • AURORA SENIOR LIVING OF BUCK HILL, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WATERBURY, CT)
  • PARADIGM HEALTHCARE CENTER OF WATERBURY, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WATERBURY, CT)

Heliports located in Thomaston:

Amtrak stations near Thomaston:

  • 17 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.
  • 18 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.
  • 20 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 with over 2000 students nearest to Thomaston:

  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 9 miles; Waterbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,250)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 9 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)
  • Post University (about 10 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 11 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 17 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 20 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 8,153)
  • University of Hartford (about 21 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)

Public high school in Thomaston:

Public elementary/middle schools in Thomaston:

See full list of schools located in Thomaston

Library in Thomaston:

  • THOMASTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $358,381; Location: 248 MAIN ST.; 46,581 books; 2,674 e-books; 2,194 audio materials; 3,343 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 181 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Thomaston: Thomaston Volunteer Ambulance Corps (A), Thomaston Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Thomaston: Covenant Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Northfield Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 98.1. This is worse than average.

City:

98.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.208. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.208
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.88. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.88
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.472. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.472
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.52
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.82
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.9%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.4%
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:

4.2%
Whole state:

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

1.1%
Whole state:

3.9%
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
10 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Thomaston (2011 data):

  • Thomaston Savings Bank: South Main Street Branch at 508 South Main Street, branch established on 1998/01/05; at 203 Main Street, branch established on 1874/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $692.2 mil, Deposits: $559.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 9 total offices
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Thomaston Branch at 155 Main Street, branch established on 1950/08/21. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Connecticut average:

12.8

Thomaston travel time to work - commute Thomaston mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Thomaston town (based on Litchfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic50,35430
Mainline Protestant20,68187
Evangelical Protestant4,48339
Other4,42016
Orthodox1752
Black Protestant1602
None109,654-
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: 43
Litchfield County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Litchfield County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Litchfield County:

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 208
Here:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Litchfield County:

21.1%
Connecticut:

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

11.8%
State:

15.8%

4.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.29%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($267 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.98% ($49,485 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.82% ($46,982)
from Fairfield County, CT  0.66% ($64,663)


4.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($50,634 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($329 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.05%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Haven County, CT  0.88% ($43,857 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.85% ($48,773)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.56% ($56,958)

Strongest AM radio stations in Thomaston:

  • 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.)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1 kW; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1 kW; BRISTOL, CT; Owner: NIEVEZQUEZ PRODUCTIONS, INC)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCO (1240 AM; 1 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Thomaston:

  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Thomaston:

  • 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.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
Thomaston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Thomaston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 42Number of bridges
  • 188m617ftTotal length
  • $117,000Total costs
  • 347,261Total average daily traffic
  • 19,003Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 301960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Thomaston, CT

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Thomaston)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • FIRE DEPT, 245 South Main Street (Lat: 41.667444 Lon: -73.079056), Type: Building, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: KCR916
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.0400 MHzGrant Date: 01/28/2003, Expiration Date: 01/27/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2013Registrant: Utility Communications Inc, 920 Sherman Avenue, Hamden, CT 06514, Phone: (203) 287-1306, Fax: (203) 248-9167, Email:
  • Rt 109 Branch Rd Control Station Wigwam Reservoir (Lat: 41.672306 Lon: -73.138167), Call Sign: KFO834
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.775 MHzGrant Date: 09/12/2000, Expiration Date: 11/02/2005, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2003Registrant: City Of Waterbury, 51 E Aurora St, Waterbury, CT 06708-2022, Phone: (203) 574-6700
  • Rt 6 Black Rock State Park (Lat: 41.653972 Lon: -73.099833), Call Sign: KUZ972
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.6800 MHzGrant Date: 12/14/2010, Expiration Date: 02/26/2021Registrant: State Of Connecticut, Dept Of Energy And Environmental Protection, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106, Phone: (860) 424-3794, Email:
  • 242 E Main St (Lat: 41.673500 Lon: -73.068389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WQIV889
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.350 MHzGrant Date: 05/30/2008, Expiration Date: 05/30/2018, Certifier: Howard PincusRegistrant: Naugatuck Railroad, 242 E. Main Street, Thomaston, CT 06787, Phone: (203) 518-2396, Email:
  • PLEASANT ST, 47 Plesant St (Lat: 41.675361 Lon: -73.064333), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQQA275
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.412 MHzGrant Date: 10/02/2012, Expiration Date: 10/02/2022, Certifier: Paul MarinuzziRegistrant: Atlas License Company & Data Services, 7202 N. Shadeland Ave Ste 215, Indianapolis, IN 46250, Phone: (317) 813-4865, Fax: (317) 813-4870, Email:
  • Lat: 41.679472 Lon: -73.116306, Call Sign: WQSJ710
    Assigned Frequencies: 4940.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/28/2013, Expiration Date: 09/28/2023, Certifier: James CampbellRegistrant: Utility Communications Inc, 280 Sherman Avenue, Hamden, CT 06514, Phone: (203) 860-1309, Fax: (203) 248-9167, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, Various Locations (Lat: 41.674528 Lon: -73.133694), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTI980
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.418 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2011, Expiration Date: 04/04/2021Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • CHAPEL ST MN, 580 Chapel Street (Ct-11-364-B) (Lat: 41.663472 Lon: -73.074278), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 56.7 m, Call Sign: WQSV402
    Assigned Frequencies: 11425.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 11/21/2013, Expiration Date: 11/21/2023, Certifier: James CampbellRegistrant: Utility Communications, Inc., 920 Sherman Ave, Hamden, CT 06514, Phone: (203) 287-1306, Fax: (203) 248-9167, Email:
  • PDHQ FLTROOF, Grand St. (Lat: 41.672861 Lon: -73.075556), Type: Bant, Structure height: 11 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQSV420
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/21/2013, Expiration Date: 11/21/2023, Certifier: James CampbellRegistrant: Utility Communications, Inc., 920 Sherman Ave, Hamden, CT 06514, Phone: (203) 287-1306, Fax: (203) 248-9167, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Thomaston)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: REPUBLIC RC-3 (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A8 SERIES (215 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6522K , Serial Number: 788, Year manufactured: 0000, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth F Deyo, 7 Pegs Way, Thomaston, CT 06787
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35A (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 91VP , Serial Number: D-9035, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Nicholas V Samela, 45 Baum Dr, Thomaston, CT 06787

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 67
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Thomaston

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Thomaston, CT

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (55%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Utility gas (20%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
Businesses in Thomaston, CT
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Dunkin Donuts2Mazda1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
GNC1Subway1
H&R Block1

Thomaston compared to Connecticut state average:

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

Thomaston on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Metal workers and plastic workers (population 5,000+)"
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  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Metal and metal products (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Plant and system operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in United Kingdom (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Yugoslavia (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Melanesia (population 500+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Micronesia (population 500+)"
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  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Metal workers and plastic workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Registered nurses (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Miscellaneous manufacturing (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Born at sea (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Machinery (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 (06787) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #21 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+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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