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Population in 2010: 16,680. Population change since 2000: +9.6%
 

Males: 8,074  (48.4%)
Females: 8,606  (51.6%)

Median resident age:  42.7 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06716.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $74,494 (it was $61,376 in 2000)
Wolcott:

$74,494
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,752

Wolcott town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $238,772 (it was $143,500 in 2000)
Wolcott:

$238,772
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $293,303; Detached houses: $294,859; Townhouses or other attached units: $291,866; In 2-unit structures: $336,823; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $83,229; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $181,123; Mobile homes: $300,550

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Wolcott races chart
  • White alone - 15,360 (92.1%)
  • Hispanic - 611 (3.7%)
  • Black alone - 261 (1.6%)
  • Asian alone - 205 (1.2%)
  • Two or more races - 191 (1.1%)
  • Other race alone - 32 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 17 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.02%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wolcott: 263.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (38.1%), Irish (20.8%), French (14.3%), German (10.7%), Polish (9.5%), English (8.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1796

Elevation: 682 feet

Land area: 20.4 square miles.

Population density: 816 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Wolcott:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wolcott town:

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

866 residents are foreign born (3.3% Europe, 1.0% Asia, 0.8% North America).

This town:  5.7%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Wolcott, Connecticut as of July 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Wolcott to the number of sex offenders is 1,829 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:

Wolcott town:  1.8% ($2,549)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterbury, CT (4.1 miles , pop. 107,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (66.9 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (78.7 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Waterbury, CT (2.0 miles ), Southington, CT (2.3 miles ), Oakville, CT (2.3 miles ), Plymouth, CT (2.4 miles ), Terryville, CT (2.4 miles ), Prospect, CT (2.5 miles ), Bristol, CT (2.5 miles ), Watertown, CT (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 82 buildings, average cost: $59,700
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $62,300
  • 1999: 67 buildings, average cost: $103,300
  • 2000: 64 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2001: 76 buildings, average cost: $118,100
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2003: 60 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2004: 65 buildings, average cost: $124,200
  • 2005: 62 buildings, average cost: $126,200
  • 2006: 76 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $138,500
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 2010: 22 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $116,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.59 N, Longitude: 72.98 W

Area code: 203

Wolcott household income distribution Wolcott home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Wolcott by Year
Type 2000 2001 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.06.00.00.0
Rapes 12002200121
per 100,000 6.213.10.00.012.312.20.00.06.012.06.0
Robberies 00402211115
per 100,000 0.00.025.30.012.312.26.06.06.06.029.9
Assaults 14012014110
per 100,000 6.226.10.06.212.30.06.024.16.06.00.0
Burglaries 5352474052584741555678
per 100,000 330.8339.8297.7246.9320.9353.2283.9247.4327.4335.1467.1
Thefts 236284236157138238188202206230226
per 100,000 1472.91856.01495.0969.3851.71449.51135.51219.01226.31376.31353.5
Auto thefts 162424102016232081714
per 100,000 99.9156.8152.061.7123.497.4138.9120.747.6101.783.8
Arson 10011321100
per 100,000 6.20.00.06.26.218.312.16.06.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.4) 100.2131.4104.564.885.8108.282.785.799.3103.3111.7

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 33 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Connecticut average:

2.36

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Wolcott, Connecticut accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.2%
Connecticut:

8.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (28%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Registered nurses (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Wolcott-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Wolcott 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 25.4 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:

Wolcott-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Connecticut state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 63.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.9 miles away from Wolcott center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from Wolcott center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in New Haven County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: Christopher Wolcott - Ohio lawyer, William Alcott - Author, Seth Thomas (clockmaker) - Manufacturing businesspeople.


Hospital/medical center in Wolcott:

  • WOLCOTT VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, 50 BEACH RD)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Wolcott:

  • AURORA SENIOR LIVING OF BUCK HILL, LLC (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WATERBURY, CT)
  • DAVITA WATERBURY HEIGHTS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; WATERBURY, CT)
  • MERIDIAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WATERBURY, CT)

Political contributions by individuals in Wolcott, CT

Amtrak stations near Wolcott:

  • 10 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.
  • 12 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.
  • 13 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.

College/University in Wolcott:

  • Connecticut Institute of Hair Design (Full-time enrollment: 22; Location: 1681 Meriden Rd; Private, for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wolcott:

  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 6 miles; Waterbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 2,771)
  • Quinnipiac University (about 13 miles; Hamden, CT; FT enrollment: 6,787)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 13 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 8,423)
  • Wesleyan University (about 17 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Trinity College (about 19 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,168)
  • Southern Connecticut State University (about 19 miles; New Haven, CT; FT enrollment: 8,346)
  • University of Hartford (about 20 miles; West Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 5,374)

Public high schools in Wolcott:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wolcott:

See full list of schools located in Wolcott, School District: WOLCOTT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Wolcott:

  • WOLCOTT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $485,140; Location: 469 BOUND LINE ROAD; 53,364 books; 18 e-books; 2,728 audio materials; 5,639 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 84 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Wolcott: Chase Country Club (A), Kiwanis Easter Seal Day Camp (B), Wolcott Volunteer Fire Department Company 2 (C), Wolcott Public Library (D), Wolcott Volunteer Ambulance Association (E), Wolcott Volunteer Fire Department Company 1 (F), Wolcott Volunteer Fire Department Company 3 (G), Wolcott Fire Chief's Office (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Wolcott include: Saint Maria Goretti Church (A), Saint Puis X Church (B), Wolcott Community Bible Church (C), Wolcott Congregational Church (D), All Saints Episcopal Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodtick Cemetery (1), Smith Elementary School (2), Edgewood Cemetery (3), Northeast Burying Ground (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Theriaults Ice Pond (A), Clintons Pond (B), Welton Pond (C), Evers Pond (D), Hitchcock Lake (E), Southington Reservoir Number 2 (F), Scoville Reservoir (G), Cornelis Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lily Brook (A), Lindsley Brook (B), Old Tannery Brook (C), Break Hill Brook (D), Finch Brook (E), Hitchcock Lake Brook (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Wolcott: Peterson Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: The Travel Connection (Tours & Charters; 5 Upson Road).

Hotels: Wolcott Inn & Suites (1273 Wolcott Road), Wolcott Motor Inn (1273 Wolcott Road).

 
New Haven County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 28.3. This is about average.
City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.258. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.258
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.06
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.75. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.75
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

31.8
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

14.8
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.11. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.11
U.S.:

9.59

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

WHS ALTERNATIVE PROGRAM AT LIONS DENS (Population served: 43, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
RSK REALTY 1 (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-16-2004), St Public Notif requested (AUG-16-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-08-2001), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2001), St Public Notif requested (NOV-22-2001)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-10-2006 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-21-2006)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between AUG-10-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2005), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-17-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2005 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-15-2005), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-17-2006)
  • PN Violation for NPDWR Violation - Between AUG-18-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-17-2004)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between AUG-10-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2004), St Intentional no-action (JAN-01-2005)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • 303 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
TRIANGLE VENDING & FOOD SERVICE (Population served: 31, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
WOLCOTT BASEBALL ASSOCIATION (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WOLCOTT MOTOR INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WOLCOTT LANES, INC (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
WOLCOTT COMMUNITY BIBLE CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAR-29-2004 and FEB-27-2004, Contaminant: Public Notice. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-17-2004)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2001, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
WOODTICK RECREATIONAL STAND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

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

  • LAKE HILLS VILLAGE CONDOMINIUMS (Population served: 102, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WOLCOTT CHRISTIAN LIFE CENTER (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.9%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.8%
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:

2.6%
Whole state:

7.9%

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

0.7%
Whole state:

3.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Wolcott, CT

People in group quarters in Wolcott in 2010:

  • 116 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 27 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Wolcott in 2000:

  • 110 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 7 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Wolcott compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Wolcott (2011 data):

  • Webster Bank, National Association: Wolcott Road Branch at 710 Wolcott Road, branch established on 1981/11/02. 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
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Wolcott Branch at 669 Wolcott Road, branch established on 1961/10/03. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • TD Bank, National Association: 826 Wolcott Rd Branch at 826 Wolcott Road, branch established on 1980/11/06. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Wolcott Branch at 815 Wolcott Road, branch established on 1960/07/25. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (75%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wolcott town (based on New Haven County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.74%
Here53.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishUnited Church of ChristEpiscopal ChurchMuslim Estimate
Adherents72.1%6.5%5.2%3.0%2.6%
Congregations24.3%4.5%10.6%10.2%1.7%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.2%1.9%1.1%0.8%4.5%
Congregations5.4%4.7%3.3%5.9%29.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 172
New Haven County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
New Haven County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 186
New Haven County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 764
Here:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
New Haven County:

24.0%
Connecticut:

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

15.4%
State:

15.8%

4.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Connecticut average:

5.12%

0.25% of residents moved from foreign countries ($977 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.25%
Connecticut average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Fairfield County, CT  1.30% ($53,789 average AGI)
from Hartford County, CT  0.43% ($46,514)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.25% ($47,288)


5.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.18%
Connecticut average:

5.64%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($688 average AGI)
New Haven County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Fairfield County, CT  0.67% ($52,105 average AGI)
to Hartford County, CT  0.61% ($49,113)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.38% ($59,251)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wolcott:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPRX (1120 AM; 1 kW; BRISTOL, CT; Owner: NIEVEZQUEZ PRODUCTIONS, INC)
  • WWCO (1240 AM; 1 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WELI (960 AM; 5 kW; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMMW (1470 AM; 3 kW; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORP OF CT)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADS (690 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ANSONIA, CT; Owner: RADIO AMOR, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wolcott:

  • 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)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • 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)
  • W227AJ (93.3 FM; NORTHFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WYBC-FM (94.3 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: YALE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Wolcott:

  • 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.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • W51BZ (Channel 51; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Wolcott fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $10,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,860
Total average daily truck traffic: 976
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 12,931

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wolcott)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wolcott, CT)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 81 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wolcott)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Wolcott)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 83
  • Service Call: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Wolcott


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wolcott, CT
Businesses in Wolcott, CT
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts2Rite Aid1
FedEx1U-Haul1
GNC1UPS1
H&R Block1

Wolcott on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Health care (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2005 to 2006 (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Primary, secondary, and special education school teachers: (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 (06716) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Italian first ancestries"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Robert Joseph Caggiano (13)
  • Kevin Audibert (7)
  • Justin Mark Brockie (5)
  • James Robinson (3)
  • Gregory J. Holland (3)
  • Marjorie E. Savage (3)
  • Kevin N. Dinicola (3)
  • Zbigniew Piech (2)
  • Robert R. Bosco, Jr. (2)
  • Steven J. Hobbs (2)

Total of 80 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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