Willimantic, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 17,737. Population change since 2000: +12.1%
Males: 8,187  (46.2%)
Females: 9,550  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  26.4 years
Connecticut median age:  40.5 years

Zip codes: 06226.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,403 (it was $30,155 in 2000)
Willimantic:

$33,403
CT:

$67,098

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,138 (it was $15,727 in 2000)

Willimantic CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $153,186 (it was $96,200 in 2000)
Willimantic:

$153,186
CT:

$267,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $213,875; Detached houses: $222,080; Townhouses or other attached units: $143,845; In 2-unit structures: $176,057; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $167,011; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,046; Mobile homes: $45,321

Median gross rent in 2013: $750.

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  • Races in Willimantic, CT (2013)

    Willimantic races chart
    • 9,02951.3%White alone
    • 7,03440.0%Hispanic
    • 1,0516.0%Black alone
    • 3772.1%Asian alone
    • 3391.9%Two or more races
    • 20.01%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Willimantic: 117.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Willimantic, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (10.9%), Italian (6.2%), French (6.0%), English (5.5%), French Canadian (4.9%), German (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 266 feet

Land area: 4.39 square miles.

Population density: 4,043 people per square mile   (average).

Willimantic,CT real estate house value index trend

Willimantic, Connecticut map

For population 25 years and over in Willimantic:

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 12.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Willimantic CDP:

  • Never married: 54.8%
  • Now married: 28.9%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

2,470 residents are foreign born (9.9% Latin America).

This place:

14.1%
Connecticut:

13.9%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 74 registered sex offenders living in Willimantic, Connecticut as of September 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Willimantic to the number of sex offenders is 240 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,872 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,346 (3.0%)

Willimantic satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, CT (16.7 miles , pop. 54,740).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (71.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (105.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Windham, CT (1.0 miles ), South Windham, CT (1.5 miles ), Mansfield Center, CT (1.9 miles ), Columbia, CT (2.1 miles ), Mansfield, CT (2.3 miles ), South Coventry, CT (2.5 miles ), Storrs, CT (2.6 miles ), Chaplin, CT (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 41.72 N, Longitude: 72.21 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Thread City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,427 (+8.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 3,133 (41.7%)

Area code: 860

Willimantic household income distribution Willimantic home values distribution

Crime rates in Willimantic by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 101000001000
per 100,000 6.20.06.10.00.00.00.00.05.60.00.00.0
Rapes 194686691154
per 100,000 6.255.624.636.849.236.936.754.25.65.628.022.4
Robberies 373925333431311714131419
per 100,000 230.1241.0153.6202.3208.9190.6189.6102.478.873.078.5106.6
Assaults 31151120920282515131415
per 100,000 192.892.767.6122.655.3122.9171.3150.684.473.078.584.1
Burglaries 16412811117014411612493611045856
per 100,000 1,020.0790.9681.91,042.4885.0713.1758.6560.1343.3583.7325.1314.1
Thefts 647500430548277365365331301276251209
per 100,000 4,024.13,089.52,641.63,360.11,702.32,243.82,233.01,993.41,693.91,549.01,407.01,172.4
Auto thefts 524758557143374629535236
per 100,000 323.4290.4356.3337.2436.3264.3226.4277.0163.2297.5291.5202.0
Arson 254401202411
per 100,000 12.430.924.624.50.06.112.20.011.322.45.65.6
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.5) 387.9341.6276.8353.3281.4275.4284.5248.3163.1169.6166.0153.7

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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 Willimantic detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 48 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Connecticut average:

2.40
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Connecticut:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Willimantic, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Willimantic-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Willimantic place center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/21/1951, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the place center injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Willimantic-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 188.7 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 206.2 miles away from Willimantic 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 127.3 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 206.2 miles away from the city 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 43.8 miles away from Willimantic 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 221.4 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 Windham County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Blizzards: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Flood: 1, Snowfall: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Willimantic topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Dodd - Lawyer and Senator, Skip Holtz - College football player, Fred Norris - Film actor, Isaiah Oggins - Communist, Hi Ladd - Baseball player, John S. Waugh - Chemist, Nathaniel Havholm - Photographer.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Willimantic: William B. Hooper.

Main business address for: SI Financial Group, Inc. (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED).

Hospitals and medical centers in Willimantic:

  • WINDHAM COMM MEM HOSP & HATCH HOSP (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 112 MANSFIELD AVE)
  • REGENCY HEIGHTS OF WINDHAM, LLC (595 VALLEY ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Willimantic:

  • ST JOSEPHS LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WINDHAM, CT)
  • VNA EAST INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • VISITING NRS AND COMM HEALTH OF (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • NATCHAUG HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 3 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • DOUGLAS MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WINDHAM, CT)
  • STAFF MATES HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; HEBRON, CT)
  • HARRINGTON COURT (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; COLCHESTER, CT)

Airports and heliports located in Willimantic:

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Colleges/Universities in Willimantic:

  • Eastern Connecticut State University (Full-time enrollment: 4,985; Location: 83 Windham St; Public; Website: www.easternct.edu/; Offers Master's degree)
  • Windham Memorial Hospital-Radiologic Technology Program (FT enrollment: 22; Location: 112 Mansfield Avenue; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.wcmh.org)
  • Windham Technical High School (FT enrollment: 19; Location: 210 Birch St; Public; Website: www.cttech.org/windham/)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Willimantic:

  • University of Connecticut (about 7 miles; Storrs, CT; Full-time enrollment: 22,037)
  • Three Rivers Community College (about 16 miles; Norwich, CT; FT enrollment: 2,897)
  • Manchester Community College (about 19 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 4,667)
  • Goodwin College (about 23 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Connecticut College (about 24 miles; New London, CT; FT enrollment: 2,068)
  • Capital Community College (about 25 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Trinity College (about 25 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)

Public high schools in Willimantic:

  • WINDHAM HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 833, Location: 355 HIGH STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • WINDHAM TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 494, Location: 210 BIRCH STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • PATH ACADEMY (Location: 832-842 MAIN STREET, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • ARTS AT THE CAPITOL THEATER MAGNET SCHOOL (ACT) (Location: 896 MAIN STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Willimantic:

Private elementary/middle school in Willimantic:

  • ST MARY ST JOSEPH SCHOOL (Students: 172, Location: 35 VALLEY ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Willimantic

Library in Willimantic:

  • WILLIMANTIC PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $695,026; Location: 905 MAIN ST.; 59,237 books; 494 e-books; 2,374 audio materials; 1,475 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 97 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Willimantic: Willimantic Fire Department (A), Willimantic Public Library (B), J Eugene Smith Library (C), Windham Textile and History Museum (D), Williamantic Town Hall (E), Jillison House Museum (F), Grant Medical Library (G), Dunham Hall Library (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Willimantic Plaza Shopping Center (1), Bridge Street Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Willimantic: SI Financial Group, Inc. (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Willimantic include: Abundant Life Community Church (A), Calvary Baptist Church (B), Christian Life Assembly Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Church of Christ Scientist (E), First Congregational Church (F), Holy Trinity Orthodox Church (G), Light on the Hill Christian Church (H), Saint Joseph Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Tenmile River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Willimantic include: Young Field (1), Burdick Park (2), Guild Field (3), Lautor Park (4), Main Street Historic District (5), Memorial Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: T & M Billiards & Bar Stools (Amusement & Theme Parks; 560 Main Street).

Courts: Connecticut State - Windham Judicial District- New Haven Judicial District- Judicial Br (81 Columbia Avenue), Judicial Branch - Support Enforcement Services- Putnam- Juvenile Matters C (81 Columbia Avenue), Windham Town - Municipal Offices- Probate Court (Town Hall), Judicial Branch - Support Enforcement Services- Putnam- Clerk's Office- Windham Judicial Dist (108 Valley Street).

Windham 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 84.7. This is about average.

City:

84.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.279. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.279
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 11.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.719. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.719
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2005 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.66. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.66
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.4%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for Black residents, 44.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.0% for American Indian residents, 39.4% for other race residents, 25.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  57.2%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Willimantic in 2010:

  • 2,482 people in college/university student housing
  • 110 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 33 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 33 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 31 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 25 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Willimantic in 2000:

  • 1,764 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 122 people in nursing homes
  • 78 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 56 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 25 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in religious group quarters
  • 7 people in halfway houses
  • 5 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 5 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Willimantic (2011 data):

  • Liberty Bank: Willimantic Main Branch at 679 Main Street, branch established on 1982/09/29; Windham Branch at 1703 West Main Street, branch established on 1988/12/19. Info updated 2011/01/06: Bank assets: $3,394.1 mil, Deposits: $2,747.0 mil, headquarters in Middletown, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 43 total offices
  • Savings Institute Bank and Trust Company: West Main Branch at 60 Cantor Dr, branch established on 1995/06/10; Savings Institute Bank And Trust Com at 803 Main Street, branch established on 1842/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $939.9 mil, Deposits: $718.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Willimantic Plaza Branch at 1589 West Main Street, branch established on 1969/06/06. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Mansfield Branch at 6 Storrs Rd, branch established on 1986/01/06. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • People's United Bank: Willimantic Stop And Shop Branch at 1391 Main Street, branch established on 1997/08/19. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.4
Connecticut average:

12.4

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

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Religion statistics for Willimantic CDP (based on Windham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic41,70018
Mainline Protestant6,33039
Evangelical Protestant4,49537
Other1,11912
Orthodox2052
Black Protestant1801
None64,399-
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: 19
Windham County:

1.63 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Windham County:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Windham County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 79
Here:

6.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

26.6%
Connecticut:

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

18.7%
State:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.0%
Connecticut:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Willimantic:

43.7%
Connecticut:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Connecticut:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Willimantic:

22.7%
Connecticut:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Willimantic:

11.3%
Connecticut:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Willimantic:

6.8
Connecticut:

6.8

Overweight people:
Willimantic:

30.0%
Connecticut:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

53.8%
State:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
Connecticut:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Willimantic, CT Residents

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,743 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($402 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.07%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New London County, CT  1.20% ($34,002 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.72% ($35,518)
from Worcester County, MA  0.38% ($41,393)


5.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,693 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($177 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.05%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New London County, CT  1.22% ($36,959 average AGI)
to Tolland County, CT  0.68% ($39,210)
to Hartford County, CT  0.43% ($33,949)

Strongest AM radio stations in Willimantic:

  • WILI (1400 AM; 1 kW; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: THE NUTMEG BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WICH (1310 AM; 5 kW; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INCORPORATED)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Willimantic:

  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCTY (97.7 FM; NORWICH, CT; Owner: WICH, INC.)
  • WBMW (106.5 FM; LEDYARD, CT; Owner: RED WOLF BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWRX-FM (103.7 FM; WESTERLY, RI; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • 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)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHJM (107.7 FM; PAWCATUCK, CT; Owner: FULLER BROADCASTING INTERNATIONAL, LLC)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Willimantic:

  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Willimantic fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Willimantic)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Willimantic)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • WINDHAM AVIATION INC, Po Box 136, Willimantic, CT 06226
    Certificate: D000204 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 05/11/2005, Expiration Date: 05/10/2006

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LARNED JONATHAN C KITFOX CLASSIC IV (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 154JL , Serial Number: C9905-0247
    Registrant (Individual): Jonathan C Larned, 31 Carey St, Willimantic, CT 06226
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3333J , Serial Number: 15066033, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 02/21/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Richard E Rustmann, 622 Pleasant St, Willimantic, CT 06226

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED44$116,31682$97,142263$91,24833$25,2163$109,33352$88,167
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$97,0007$86,28648$94,6145$22,7920$08$75,335
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$72,34824$91,208168$90,80018$29,1990$015$97,563
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$77,0409$126,986123$102,6848$27,3760$08$87,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$145,7353$79,66713$109,1131$9,7900$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 8003.00 , 8004.00, 8006.00, 8007.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 3 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$113,36418$107,6566$90,222
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$92,6603$124,4630$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$94,1882$121,0002$68,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 8003.00 , 8004.00, 8006.00, 8007.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 143
  • Hazardous Condition: 193
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Willimantic

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (41%)
  • Utility gas (36%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Willimantic, CT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Applebee's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike3
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Stop & Shop1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts3T-Mobile2
Famous Footwear1Taco Bell1
FedEx3True Value1
GNC1UPS3
H&R Block1Vans2
JCPenney1Verizon Wireless1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kohl's1

Willimantic compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Willimantic on our top lists:

  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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