Winsted, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 7,712.
Population change since 2000: +5.3%
Males: 3,861  (50.1%)
Females: 3,851  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

46.7 years
Connecticut median age:

40.9 years

Zip codes: 06098.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,789 (it was $40,202 in 2000)
Winsted:

$46,789
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,575 (it was $19,804 in 2000)

Winsted CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $149,999 (it was $117,700 in 2000)
Winsted:

$149,999
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $153,463; detached houses: $165,264; townhouses or other attached units: $235,350; in 2-unit structures: $109,255; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $102,087; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $107,352

Median gross rent in 2017: $998.

March 2019 cost of living index in Winsted: 128.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.5%
(23.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.8% for American Indian residents, 40.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Winsted, CT (2017)
    • 6,22784.3%White alone
    • 6458.7%Hispanic
    • 2463.3%Black alone
    • 1662.2%American Indian alone
    • 1462.0%Two or more races
    • 310.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Winsted, Connecticut as of January 17, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Winsted is 417 to 1.


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Winsted, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (19.8%), American (10.1%), Irish (10.1%), English (8.0%), Polish (4.8%), French (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 713 feet

Land area: 4.68 square miles.

Population density: 1,647 people per square mile   (low).

Winsted, Connecticut map

560 residents are foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 2.1% Europe, 1.0% Asia, 0.8% Africa).

This place:

7.6%
Connecticut:

14.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,435 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,593 (2.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bristol, CT (18.0 miles , pop. 60,062).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (85.1 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (85.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Winchester, CT (0.9 miles ),
Barkhamsted, CT (2.1 miles ),
Colebrook, CT (2.2 miles ),
New Hartford Center, CT (2.4 miles ),
New Hartford, CT (2.4 miles ),
Torrington, CT (2.8 miles ),
Norfolk, CT (2.8 miles ),
Hartland, CT (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 41.92 N, Longitude: 73.07 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,231 (-16.7%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 736 (21.1%)

Area code: 860

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

4.3%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Most common industries in Winsted, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.7%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.1%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Machinery (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Educational services (11.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.2%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Winsted, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Construction laborers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.0%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.0%)

Average climate in Winsted, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.8. This is about average.

City:

76.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.203. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.203
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.119. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.119
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 33.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.79. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.79
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Winsted-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Winsted place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 tornado 20.8 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winsted-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 154.5 miles away from Winsted 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 180.4 miles away from Winsted 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 132.2 miles away from Winsted 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 189.8 miles away from Winsted 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 95.8 miles away from Winsted 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 242.6 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 (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 10

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Winsted:

  • C R I BOYD STREET (120 BOYD STREET)
  • C R I - SPENCER HILL ROAD (116 SPENCER HILL ROAD)
  • FOOTHILLS VISITING NURSE AND H (32 UNION STREET)
  • FOOTHILLS VN HOME CARE INC (32 UNION ST)
  • HIGHLAND ACRES R H (108 E LAKE ST)
  • LAUREL HILL HEALTHCARE (108 EAST LAKE ST)

located in Winsted:

College/University in Winsted:

  • Northwestern Connecticut Community College (Full-time enrollment: 837; Location: Park Pl E; Public; Website: www.nwcc.commnet.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winsted:

  • Tunxis Community College (about 18 miles; Farmington, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,787)
  • Westfield State University (about 21 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 5,548)
  • University of Hartford (about 21 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 6,398)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 23 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 9,989)
  • Capital Community College (about 24 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,609)
  • Trinity College (about 24 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,355)
  • Goodwin College (about 26 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)

Public high schools in Winsted:

  • NORTHWESTERN REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 564, Location: 100 BATTISTONI DRIVE, Grades: 9-12)
  • THE GILBERT SCHOOL (Students: 482, Location: 200 WILLIAMS AVENUE, Grades: 7-12)
  • EXPLORATIONS (Students: 80, Location: 71 SPENCER STREET, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • STEP (Students: 26, Location: 100 BATTISTONI DRIVE, Grades: 10-12)
  • LINKS (Students: 19, Location: 100 BATTISTONI DRIVE, Grades: 6-12)
  • AIM (Students: 9, Location: 100 BATTISTONI DRIVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Winsted:

Private elementary/middle school in Winsted:

  • ST ANTHONY SCHOOL (Students: 238, Location: 55 OAK ST, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Winsted

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Manchester Community College has to be farther than 26 miles from Winsted. Trinity College is about right, and Manchester is a good 10 miles beyond that.
  • WAPJ-FM is no longer owned by Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts, as of July 2004 WFCR-FM in Amherst MA is a consistently strong signal in the Winsted area

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Winsted: Northwestern Connecticut Community College Library (A), Beardsley Memorial Library (B), Winsted Area Ambulance Association (C), Winsted Fire Department Cascade Engine Company 3 and 4 (D), Winsted Fire Department Union Engine Company 1 (E), Winsted Fire Department Headquarters (F), Winsted Fire Marshal's Office (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Rowley Park Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Winsted include: Church of Christ Baptist Church (A), Faith Bible Church (B), First Church of Winsted (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old North Road Burying Ground (1), Forest View Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mad River (A), Colebrook Brook (B), Indian Meadow Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Christine's Flower Shoppe LLC (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 920 Main Street), Winchester Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 225 Prospect Street).

Hotel: The Brass Eagle Bed & Breakfast (151 Main Street).

Courts: New Hartford Town - Town Hall- Administrative Departments- Administrative Offices- Probate C (530 Main Street), Winchester Town - Administrative Departments- Probate Court (338 Main Street).

Birthplace of: Ralph Nader - (born 1934), politician, Loretta Nall - Cannabis activist, James Wakefield - Politician, Henry R. Pease - Union Army officer, Joe White - College basketball player (Binghamton Bearcats), Louis T. Stone - Journalist.

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

2.3 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

57.4%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.0%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Winsted in 2010:

  • 71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Winsted in 2000:

  • 70 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Winsted (2011 data):

  • Northwest Community Bank: at 86 Main Street, branch established on 1875/07/15; Regional #7 Branch at 100 Battistoni Road, branch established on 2006/04/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $318.9 mil, Deposits: $225.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Connecticut Mutual Holding Company
  • TD Bank, National Association: Winsted Branch at 200 New Hartford Road, branch established on 1988/01/09. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • People's United Bank: Winsted Super Stop And Shop Branch at 200 New Hartford Road, Rte 44, branch established on 1999/10/11. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Park Branch at 44 Elm Street, branch established on 1949/12/12. 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
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Winsted Branch at 200 New Hartford Rd, branch established on 1989/06/30. 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

For population 15 years and over in Winsted:

Marital status in Winsted, CT
  • Never married: 37.2%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

For population 25 years and over in Winsted:

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Connecticut average:

12.3

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winsted, CT (based on Litchfield County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This 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
This county:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

6.9%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.1%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.8%
Connecticut:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Winsted:

49.4%
State:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.4%
State:

46.6%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Winsted:

22.0%
Connecticut:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Winsted:

10.6%
Connecticut:

10.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Connecticut:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.3%
Connecticut:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

55.6%
Connecticut:

55.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.6%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winsted, CT Residents

4.94% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,621 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  1.18% ($53,686 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.92% ($57,673)
from Fairfield County, CT  0.83% ($91,557)


5.38% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($70,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($478 average AGI)
Litchfield County:

0.03%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New Haven County, CT  0.95% ($51,717 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.90% ($56,439)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.60% ($78,338)
Businesses in Winsted, CT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen1Stop & Shop1
Dunkin Donuts1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS2
H&R Block1YMCA2

Strongest AM radio stations in Winsted:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1 kW; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winsted:

  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WAPJ (89.9 FM; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: NUTMEG CONSERVATORY FOR THE ARTS, INC.)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMQ (105.1 FM; GREAT BARRINGTON, MA; Owner: WAMC)
  • 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)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Winsted:

  • 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.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • W67DF (Channel 67; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
Winsted fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Winsted fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Winsted)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • PDHQ, 338 Main Street (Lat: 41.921389 Lon: -73.068361), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.7 m, Call Sign: KCS487,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2012, Expiration Date: 08/19/2022, Registrant: New England Communications Sys., 15 Industrial Park Place, Middletown, CT 06457, Phone: (860) 632-2678, Fax: (860) 613-0559, Email:
  • Platt Hill (Lat: 41.901750 Lon: -73.114833), Call Sign: WXY410, Licensee ID: L00038947,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.8600 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/19/2021, Registrant: Winchester, Town Of, 338 Main St, Winsted, CT 06098, Phone: (203) 379-2721
  • Wallens Hill Rd (Lat: 41.922306 Lon: -73.047889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55 m, Overall height: 57 m, Call Sign: WPRI290, Licensee ID: L00010326,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.012 MHz, 851.137 MHz, 851.512 MHz, 851.612 MHz, 851.862 MHz, 852.012 MHz, 852.225 MHz, 852.512 MHz, 853.012 MHz, 853.612 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 09/27/2025, Certifier: Michael A Stemmler, Registrant: State Of Connecticut
  • Lat: 41.913472 Lon: -73.047667, Call Sign: WQFM221,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.187 MHz, 452.487 MHz, 452.662 MHz, 457.187 MHz, 457.487 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2016, Expiration Date: 08/16/2026, Certifier: Roger Newberry, Registrant: Northeastern Communications, Inc., 7 Great Hill Road, Naugatuck, CT 06770, Phone: (203) 575-9008, Fax: (203) 753-1739, Email:
  • 127 Main St (Lat: 41.920972 Lon: -73.062639), Call Sign: WQGZ888,
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.212 MHz, 469.037 MHz, 469.237 MHz, 469.062 MHz, 469.262 MHz, 469.087 MHz, 469.287 MHz, 469.112 MHz, 469.312 MHz, 469.137 MHz... (+21 more), Grant Date: 06/06/2007, Expiration Date: 06/06/2017, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2017, Certifier: Andrew F Brush, Registrant: Panasonic System Solutions Company, 1707 N. Randall Rd, E1-D9, Elgin, IL 60123-7847, Phone: (847) 468-5318, Fax: (847) 574-7614, Email:
  • Lat: 41.923528 Lon: -73.077139, Call Sign: WQXX240,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.712 MHz, 457.812 MHz, 468.637 MHz, Grant Date: 07/05/2016, Expiration Date: 07/05/2026, Certifier: Racheal Tway-Grant, Registrant: Northeastern Communications, Inc., 7 Great Hill Road, Naugatuck, CT 06770, Phone: (203) 575-9008, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • PD HQ, 338 Main Street (Lat: 41.921639 Lon: -73.068361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQDV377,
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.100 MHz, Grant Date: 09/23/2015, Expiration Date: 11/07/2025, Certifier: Nicholas Guerriero, Registrant: Northeastern Communications Systems, Inc., 7 Great Hill Rd, Naugatuck, CT 06770, Phone: (203) 575-9008, Email:
  • CD OFFICE, 70 Waldron St (Lat: 41.923972 Lon: -73.055056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQDV378,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.700 MHz, 959.500 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2015, Expiration Date: 11/07/2025, Certifier: Nicholas Guerriero, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E# 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • CHARTER TWR, 463 Winchester Road (Lat: 41.908528 Lon: -73.122000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQDV379,
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.900 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2015, Expiration Date: 11/07/2025, Certifier: Nicholas Guerriero, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E# 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • WINSTEAD, Platt Hill Road (088019) (Lat: 41.898278 Lon: -73.116000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 68.8 m, Overall height: 75.9 m, Call Sign: WQIT245,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • Camp Sequessin (Lat: 41.880917 Lon: -73.049806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: KDS296, Licensee ID: L01422065,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.450 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/13/2010, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • Camp Sequassen (Lat: 41.880917 Lon: -73.049806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: KCC484,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.175 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:
  • Wallens Hill Road (Lat: 41.922583 Lon: -73.049000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: KNKM752,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.187 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009, Certifier: Shawn E Endsley, Registrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 300 Technology Drive #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-1626, Fax: (972) 801-1699, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winsted)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3462F , Serial Number: 18257462, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/01/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 06/20/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Matthew D Behrendt, 193 Torringford St, Winsted, CT 06098
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3974R , Serial Number: 28-7105080, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 10/30/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Bill T Dba Auclair, Po Box 1124, Winsted, CT 06098, Other Owners: Aircraft Leasing Bills
  • Aircraft: ALEXANDER SCHLEICHER GMBH & CO ASW 27-18 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 558CA , Serial Number: 29096, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/2017, Certificate Issue Date: 08/16/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Peter J Scarpelli, 2 Stadler Hts, Winsted, CT 06098
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 700CR , Serial Number: 24-3383, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 04/17/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 04/12/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Francis G Oneglia, 436 Winchester Rd, Winsted, CT 06098
  • Aircraft: ONEGLIA FRANCIS G AEROTRIKE SAFARI (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3130Z , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 08/07/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 02/23/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Francis G Oneglia, 436 Winchester Rd, Winsted, CT 06098

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$111,80923$129,25982$109,6823$27,7574$95,883
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$111,3403$137,41013$124,2682$38,0053$84,317
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$97,7704$80,66348$107,6504$24,6003$70,440
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$04$111,96819$116,8811$23,0200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$75,8000$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3201.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$125,1757$125,4841$63,400
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$100,3001$126,7900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3201.00

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 130
  • Hazardous Condition: 214
  • Service Call: 26
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Winsted, CT

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winsted, CT
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Winsted, CT
  • 37.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.4%Utility gas
  • 16.9%Electricity
  • 7.9%Wood
  • 2.7%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Winsted, CT
  • 57.1%Utility gas
  • 22.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.1%Electricity
  • 6.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Winsted compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

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