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Bolton, CT (Connecticut) Houses and Residents

Bolton,CT index of house prices

Total population: 4,980 (Urban population: 4,069, Rural population: 948 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 2,249 (2,084 occupied: 1,760 owner occupied, 314 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

15%
State:

35%

Housing density: 156 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $215,199.

Median contract rent in 2016: $593 (lower quartile is $551, upper quartile is $724)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $920


Median gross rent in Bolton, CT in 2016: $674

Housing units in Bolton with a mortgage: 1,149 (95 second mortgage, 173 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 397



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Bolton, Connecticut Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $289,485 (it was $174,200 in 2000)
Bolton:

$289,485
Connecticut:

$274,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $200,524 - $404,605

Household type by relationship:

Households: 136,574
  • In family households: 112,649 (26,574 male householders, 10,133 female householders)
    29,922 spouses, 38,844 children (36,460 natural, 1,015 adopted, 1,369 stepchildren), 1,606 grandchildren, 688 brothers or sisters, 931 parents, 693 other relatives, 2,519 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 23,925 (8,485 male householders (5,980 living alone)), 9,285 female householders (7,198 living alone)), 6,155 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 16,117 (4,028 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

24,754 married couples with children.
5,247 single-parent households (1,309 men, 3,938 women).

89.1% of residents of Bolton speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
8.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (62% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 43% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 455 (8.2%)
(70.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.7
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.7
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Bolton, Connecticut:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 421 bedroom
  • 2072 bedrooms
  • 9163 bedrooms
  • 4164 bedrooms
  • 465+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bolton, Connecticut:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1421 bedroom
  • 832 bedrooms
  • 343 bedrooms
  • 154 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Bolton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 33no vehicle
  • 2621 vehicle
  • 8042 vehicles
  • 3723 vehicles
  • 1244 vehicles
  • 325+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population

Cars and other vehicles available in Bolton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 0no vehicle
  • 1791 vehicle
  • 752 vehicles
  • 253 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bolton, Connecticut:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 133 rooms
  • 624 rooms
  • 2365 rooms
  • 3936 rooms
  • 4767 rooms
  • 2658 rooms
  • 1829+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bolton, Connecticut:

  • 01 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 973 rooms
  • 914 rooms
  • 265 rooms
  • 386 rooms
  • 127 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 109+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Bolton, CT household income distribution

  • 49Less than $10,000
  • 48$10,000 to $14,999
  • 43$15,000 to $19,999
  • 79$20,000 to $24,999
  • 76$25,000 to $29,999
  • 63$30,000 to $34,999
  • 53$35,000 to $39,999
  • 107$40,000 to $44,999
  • 37$45,000 to $49,999
  • 104$50,000 to $59,999
  • 176$60,000 to $74,999
  • 325$75,000 to $99,999
  • 261$100,000 to $124,999
  • 259$125,000 to $149,999
  • 242$150,000 to $199,999
  • 377$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 211995 to March 2000
  • 331990 to 1994
  • 681985 to 1989
  • 191980 to 1984
  • 441975 to 1979
  • 191970 to 1974
  • 311965 to 1969
  • 75Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Bolton population
Bolton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 81
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 191
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 298
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 381
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 692
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 259
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 400
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 125
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 97
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 73
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 52
  • 90 or more minutes: 41
Bolton, CT Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 31.2%
Number of people working at home: 167 (5.6% of all workers)

Bolton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,479 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 149 (5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 15 (1%)
  • Walked: 47 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 120 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 941
 Irish: 690
 Unclassified or not reported: 531
 English: 497
 Polish: 325
 German: 306
 Other groups: 246
 French (except Basque): 245
 United States or American: 232
 French Canadian: 169
 Swedish: 92
 Portuguese: 91
 Scottish: 79
 European: 63
 Scotch-Irish: 60
 Greek: 59
 Ukrainian: 45
 Norwegian: 37
 Canadian: 33
 Danish: 33
 Austrian: 32
 Lithuanian: 29
 Latvian: 29
 Dutch: 25
 Egyptian: 22
 Welsh: 17
 Russian: 13
 Hungarian: 13
 Belgian: 12
 Pennsylvania German: 8
 Armenian: 7
 Eastern European: 7
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 7
 Lebanese: 6
 Czech: 6
 Finnish: 5
 British: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 13%Italy
  • 12%Canada
  • 10%Portugal
  • 10%Poland
  • 10%Korea
  • 9%Other Eastern Europe
  • 8%United Kingdom

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,348
  • Other state: 1,293
  • Northeast: 943
  • Midwest: 120
  • South: 104
  • West: 126

65% of Bolton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Connecticut.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 6
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 5
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 474
  • Less than 1 year of college: 70
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 228
  • Associate degree: 121
  • Bachelor's degree: 313
  • Master's degree: 259
  • Professional school degree: 69
  • Doctorate degree: 21

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 19
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 25
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 24
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 487
  • Less than 1 year of college: 130
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 251
  • Associate degree: 202
  • Bachelor's degree: 392
  • Master's degree: 142
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 22

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Bolton marital status for males
Bolton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,763
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 27
  • 3 or 4: 44
  • 5 to 9: 65
  • 10 to 19: 23
  • 20 to 49: 18
  • Mobile homes: 13

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bolton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bolton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (88.4%)
  • Electricity (6.3%)
  • Wood (2.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • Utility gas (0.4%)
  • Coal or coke (0.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (69.2%)
  • Electricity (26.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.5%)
  • Utility gas (2.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

4.3%
Connecticut:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 47
Here:

15.7%
Connecticut:

11.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 56
Here:

27.9%
Connecticut:

33.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)