New Preston, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 1,182.
Population change since 2000: +6.5%
Males: 574  (48.6%)
Females: 608  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

57.5 years
Connecticut median age:

41.2 years

Zip codes: 06777, 06794.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $102,276 (it was $55,962 in 2000)
New Preston:

$102,276
CT:

$78,833

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $71,727 (it was $36,566 in 2000)

New Preston CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $384,923 (it was $235,000 in 2000)
New Preston:

$384,923
CT:

$280,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $363,329; detached houses: $383,384; townhouses or other attached units: $198,496; in 2-unit structures: $212,262; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,233; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $153,829; mobile homes: $218,132; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $131,123

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,333.

March 2019 cost of living index in New Preston: 121.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 3.6%
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  • Races in New Preston, CT (2019)
    • 73786.4%White alone
    • 384.5%Hispanic
    • 323.8%Two or more races
    • 252.9%Asian alone
    • 80.9%Other race alone

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According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in New Preston, Connecticut as of September 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in New Preston is 331 to 1.


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New Preston, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Yugoslavian (26.0%), German (11.0%), English (7.4%), European (6.6%), Irish (4.9%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 7.39 square miles.

Population density: 160 people per square mile   (very low).

New Preston, Connecticut map

102 residents are foreign born (8.0% Europe).

This place:

12.0%
Connecticut:

14.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,516 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,616 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waterbury, CT (18.4 miles , pop. 107,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (63.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Washington, CT (1.6 miles ),
Warren, CT (2.2 miles ),
Kent, CT (2.4 miles ),
Bantam borough, CT (2.6 miles ),
New Milford, CT (2.7 miles ),
Morris, CT (2.8 miles ),
Bethlehem, CT (2.9 miles ),
Bethlehem Village, CT (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.68 N, Longitude: 73.36 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in New Preston, CT in 2019
Distribution of house value in New Preston, CT in 2019
New Preston satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.4%
Connecticut:

7.7%
Most common industries in New Preston, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Book stores & news dealers (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.0%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Book stores & news dealers (7.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (8.2%)
  • Social assistance (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common occupations in New Preston, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (8.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (10.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.0%)
  • Carpenters (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (12.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Child care workers (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)

Average climate in New Preston, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

New Preston, Connecticut average temperatures New Preston, Connecticut average precipitation New Preston, Connecticut humidity New Preston, Connecticut wind speed New Preston, Connecticut snowfall New Preston, Connecticut sunshine New Preston, 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 85.2. This is about average.

City:

85.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.160. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.160
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2015 was 2.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.127. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.127
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.97
U.S.:

19.64
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.99
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

New Preston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 22% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.3 miles away from the New Preston place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/29/1995, a category F4 tornado 35.5 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Preston-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Connecticut state average. It is 69% 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 165.2 miles away from New Preston center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 196.9 miles away from New Preston 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) earthquake occurred 195.3 miles away from New Preston center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 356.4 miles away from the city 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 154.6 miles away from New Preston 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 168.1 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 greater than the US average (15).
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).
New Preston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near New Preston:

  • NEW MILFORD VNA INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NEW MILFORD, CT)
  • CANDLEWOOD VALLEY HEALTH AND R (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; NEW MILFORD, CT)
  • KENT, LTD, THE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; KENT, CT)
  • VILLAGE CREST CENTER FOR HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEW MILFORD, CT)
  • NEW MILFORD HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; NEW MILFORD, CT)
  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY LANE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; NEW MILFORD, CT)
  • ROSE HAVEN, LTD (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LITCHFIELD, CT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Preston:

  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 18 miles; Waterbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,491)
  • Post University (about 18 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 19 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • Western Connecticut State University (about 20 miles; Danbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,345)
  • Tunxis Community College (about 25 miles; Farmington, CT; FT enrollment: 2,787)
  • Vassar College (about 28 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 2,469)
  • Dutchess Community College (about 29 miles; Poughkeepsie, NY; FT enrollment: 6,554)

Private elementary/middle school in New Preston:

  • WASHINGTON MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 241, Location: 240 LITCHFIELD TPKE, Grades: PK-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in New Preston: Lake Wanamaug Country Club (A), Preston Hill (B), New Preston Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in New Preston include: New Church (A), New Preston Congregational Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Lake Waramaug (A), Quist Pond (B), Ash Swamp (C), Meeker Swamp (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in New Preston include: Mount Bushnell State Park (1), New Preston Hill Historic District (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

NEW PRESTON WATER CO (Population served: 139, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-29-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-11-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-13-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2007)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
WHITE HORSE RESTAURANT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-14-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2013), St Public Notif received (FEB-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-16-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-16-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • ARROW POINT WATER CO (Population served: 84, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

63.9%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in New Preston:

Marital status in New Preston, CT
  • Never married: 12.5%
  • Now married: 67.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

For population 25 years and over in New Preston:

  • High school or higher: 98.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 42.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Connecticut average:

12.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Preston, 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
Litchfield County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Litchfield County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Litchfield County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

2.98 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 208
Litchfield County:

11.07 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

6.9%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Litchfield County:

21.1%
State:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Litchfield County:

11.8%
State:

15.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
New Preston:

57.0%
State:

50.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
New Preston:

56.6%
Connecticut:

47.5%

Average BMI:
New Preston:

27.9
Connecticut:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.3%
State:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.9%
Connecticut:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
New Preston:

7.0
Connecticut:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
Connecticut:

34.2%

General health condition:
New Preston:

62.8%
Connecticut:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
New Preston:

80.0%
Connecticut:

78.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of New Preston, 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)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Preston:

  • 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.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WATR (1320 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WATR, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WFNW (1380 AM; 5 kW; NAUGATUCK, CT; Owner: CANDIDO DIAS CARRELO)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Preston:

  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQQQ (103.3 FM; SHARON, CT; Owner: THE RIDGEFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WKZE-FM (98.1 FM; SALISBURY, CT; Owner: JOHNSON DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around New Preston:

  • 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.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W12BH (Channel 12; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CONN.PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.0mTotal length
  • 1,014Total average daily traffic
  • 61Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,507Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New Preston)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • COLANGELO FRANK, 72 New Milford Tpke, New Preston, CT 06777
    Certificate: D006997 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 04/23/2018, Expiration Date: 04/22/2019

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8733E, N8733E, N-8733E, Serial Number: 28R-7635207, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 05/21/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Allan C Howard, 99 W Shore Rd, New Preston, CT 06777, Other Owners: Luc D Gregoire

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$563,75580$360,6122$68,00516$525,174
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$592,4556$420,8530$02$912,585
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$356,97513$357,7020$02$439,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$490,24510$337,8941$35,5301$438,480
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$324,3902$582,0000$01$220,860
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2671.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$248,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 2671.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in New Preston, CT
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in New Preston, CT - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Preston, CT
  • 61.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Electricity
  • 4.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Preston, CT
  • 100.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


New Preston compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

New Preston on our top lists:

  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in United Kingdom (population 500+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Yugoslavia (population 500+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Melanesia (population 500+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Micronesia (population 500+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Polynesia (population 500+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Northern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Born at sea (population 500+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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