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Lake Pocotopaug, CT (Connecticut) Houses and Residents

Lake Pocotopaug,CT index of house prices

Total population: 3,436 (Urban population: 3,133 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 1,540 (1,354 occupied: 1,096 owner occupied, 315 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

22%
State:

34%

Housing density: 575 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $1,191,297.

Median contract rent in 2015: $690


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,147


Median gross rent in Lake Pocotopaug, CT in 2015: $767

Housing units in Lake Pocotopaug with a mortgage: 614 (44 second mortgage, 75 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 139

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $96,772

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $89,069

Median monthly housing costs: $1,541


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Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $244,028 (it was $142,300 in 2000)
Lake Pocotopaug:

$244,028
Connecticut:

$270,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $183,765 - $342,246
Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1966

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,133
  • In family households: 2,518 (623 male householders, 243 female householders)
    670 spouses, 882 children (851 natural, 18 adopted, 13 stepchildren), 5 grandchildren, 25 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 5 other relatives, 51 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 615 (262 male householders (199 living alone)), 227 female householders (197 living alone)), 126 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 405 2-persons, 205 3-persons, 181 4-persons, 61 5-persons, 14 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 396 1-person, 86 2-persons, 7 5-persons.

556 married couples with children.
146 single-parent households (22 men, 124 women).

94.4% of residents of Lake Pocotopaug speak English at home.
1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English well).
3.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 133 (4.2%)
(54.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 641 bedroom
  • 3792 bedrooms
  • 4733 bedrooms
  • 984 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1171 bedroom
  • 1802 bedrooms
  • 353 bedrooms
  • 84 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 24no vehicle
  • 3091 vehicle
  • 4262 vehicles
  • 2293 vehicles
  • 84 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Pocotopaug in renter-occupied apartments

  • 16no vehicle
  • 1551 vehicle
  • 1292 vehicles
  • 313 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut:

  • 01 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 273 rooms
  • 1404 rooms
  • 2945 rooms
  • 2316 rooms
  • 1877 rooms
  • 698 rooms
  • 599+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Pocotopaug, Connecticut:

  • 01 room
  • 622 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 794 rooms
  • 1195 rooms
  • 326 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Lake Pocotopaug, CT household income distribution

  • Lake Pocotopaug, CT household income distribution
  • 47Less than $10,000
  • 77$10,000 to $14,999
  • 15$15,000 to $19,999
  • 54$20,000 to $24,999
  • 95$25,000 to $29,999
  • 89$30,000 to $34,999
  • 75$35,000 to $39,999
  • 41$40,000 to $44,999
  • 18$45,000 to $49,999
  • 200$50,000 to $59,999
  • 150$60,000 to $74,999
  • 240$75,000 to $99,999
  • 157$100,000 to $124,999
  • 41$125,000 to $149,999
  • 40$150,000 to $199,999
  • 16$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Lake Pocotopaug, CT

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Lake Pocotopaug, CT
  • 15$15,000 to $19,999
  • 15$90,000 to $99,999
  • 35$100,000 to $124,999
  • 57$125,000 to $149,999
  • 80$150,000 to $174,999
  • 206$175,000 to $199,999
  • 167$200,000 to $249,999
  • 129$250,000 to $299,999
  • 306$300,000 to $399,999
  • 61$400,000 to $499,999
  • 27$500,000 to $749,999
  • 12$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Lake Pocotopaug, CT

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Lake Pocotopaug, CT
  • 14$150 to $199
  • 40$250 to $299
  • 9$350 to $399
  • 49$400 to $449
  • 16$500 to $549
  • 12$800 to $899
  • 41$900 to $999
  • 34$1,000 to $1,249
  • 47$1,250 to $1,499
  • 47$1,500 to $1,999
  • 13No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 111995 to March 2000
  • 191990 to 1994
  • 151985 to 1989
  • 301980 to 1984
  • 181975 to 1979
  • 91970 to 1974
  • 101965 to 1969
  • 21Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Lake Pocotopaug population
Lake Pocotopaug commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 132
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 95
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 74
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 152
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 201
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 125
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 490
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 61
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 69
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 254
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 26
  • 90 or more minutes: 28
Lake Pocotopaug, CT Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 33.8%
Number of people working at home: 32 (1.8% of all workers)

Lake Pocotopaug mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,584 (91%)
  • Carpooled: 59 (3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 21 (1%)
  • Walked: 34 (2%)
  • Other means: 9 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 32 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Irish: 504
 Italian: 493
 Polish: 340
 English: 251
 United States or American: 184
 Other groups: 167
 French Canadian: 165
 German: 160
 French (except Basque): 139
 Scottish: 69
 Finnish: 50
 Swedish: 47
 Scotch-Irish: 45
 Lithuanian: 26
 Austrian: 23
 Eastern European: 18
 Dutch: 13
 Armenian: 12
 Ukrainian: 11
 British: 10
 Norwegian: 9
 Czechoslovakian: 8
 Estonian: 7
 Swiss: 7
 Welsh: 7
 Russian: 5

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

  • 26%Poland
  • 24%Laos
  • 8%Colombia
  • 8%United Kingdom
  • 7%Other Northern Europe
  • 7%Germany
  • 7%India

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

  • This state: 2,253
  • Northeast: 566
  • Midwest: 74
  • South: 81
  • West: 16

59% of Lake Pocotopaug residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Connecticut.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 17
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 12
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 320
  • Less than 1 year of college: 84
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 177
  • Associate degree: 120
  • Bachelor's degree: 203
  • Master's degree: 59
  • Professional school degree: 13
  • Doctorate degree: 30

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 17
  • 10th grade: 14
  • 11th grade: 7
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 8
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 438
  • Less than 1 year of college: 71
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 88
  • Associate degree: 152
  • Bachelor's degree: 214
  • Master's degree: 99
  • Professional school degree: 14
  • Doctorate degree: 8

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.1%Males
  • 2.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 57.9%Males
Lake Pocotopaug marital status for males
Lake Pocotopaug marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,041
  • One, attached: 40
  • Two: 65
  • 3 or 4: 126
  • 5 to 9: 86
  • 10 to 19: 68
  • 20 to 49: 29
  • 50 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 78

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lake Pocotopaug:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 70.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.1%Electricity
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%Wood
  • 1.0%Utility gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 48.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 41.2%Electricity
  • 5.3%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

1.9%
Connecticut:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Connecticut:

11.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 30
Here:

25.4%
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)