Willington, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 6,041.
Population change since 2000: +1.4%
 
Males: 3,084  (51.1%)
Females: 2,957  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

38.3 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06279.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $79,690 (it was $51,690 in 2000)
Willington:

$79,690
CT:

$78,833

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $48,052 (it was $27,062 in 2000)

Willington town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $251,546 (it was $144,000 in 2000)
Willington:

$251,546
CT:

$280,700

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $301,060; detached houses: $310,436; townhouses or other attached units: $189,828; in 2-unit structures: $246,943; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $133,477; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $122,764; mobile homes: $41,245
March 2019 cost of living index in Willington: 103.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Willington, CT (2010)
    • 5,50391.1%White alone
    • 2063.4%Hispanic
    • 1993.3%Asian alone
    • 711.2%Two or more races
    • 430.7%Black alone
    • 160.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Willington, Connecticut as of July 30, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Willington is 863 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Willington, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (17.0%), Italian (14.9%), English (13.0%), German (11.5%), French (9.6%), Polish (8.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1727

Land area: 33.3 square miles.

Population density: 182 people per square mile   (very low).

383 residents are foreign born (3.2% Asia, 2.1% Europe).

This town:

6.4%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Willington town:

1.7% ($2,467)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, CT (15.4 miles , pop. 54,740).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (67.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (110.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Ashford, CT (2.1 miles ),
Stafford Springs, CT (2.3 miles ),
Storrs, CT (2.3 miles ),
Tolland, CT (2.3 miles ),
Mansfield, CT (2.6 miles ),
Crystal Lake, CT (2.6 miles ),
Stafford, CT (2.6 miles ),
Coventry, CT (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 41.89 N, Longitude: 72.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Distribution of median household income in Willington, CT in 2019

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $144,900
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $124,400
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2001: 28 buildings, average cost: $140,900
  • 2002: 25 buildings, average cost: $157,700
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $184,600
  • 2004: 26 buildings, average cost: $185,300
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $143,200
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $182,600
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $320,600
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $218,800
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $254,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $270,400
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $268,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $287,000
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $312,500
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $285,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Willington, CT residents
Average permit cost in Willington, CT
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.7%
Connecticut:

7.7%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Willington, CT
Historical housing units in Willington, CT
Most common industries in Willington, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (15.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.2%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (12.3%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
  • Health care (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.6%)
  • Health care (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Willington, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Computer specialists (5.3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Computer specialists (4.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.1%)

Average climate in Willington, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Willington, Connecticut average temperatures Willington, Connecticut average precipitation Willington, Connecticut humidity Willington, Connecticut wind speed Willington, Connecticut snowfall Willington, Connecticut sunshine Willington, 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 72.9. This is about average.

City:

72.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.321. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.321
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.685. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.685
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.42
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Willington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Connecticut state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.0 miles away from the Willington town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Willington-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Connecticut state average. It is 71% 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 177.6 miles away from Willington center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 195.6 miles away from Willington 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 194.3 miles away from Willington 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 116.6 miles away from Willington center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 143.8 miles away from Willington 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 217.7 miles away from Willington 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 Tolland County (24) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Storms: 5, Blizzards: 3, Floods: 3, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Willington:

  • T R I-COUNTY ARC: DUNN HILL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; TOLLAND, CT)
  • WOODLAKE AT TOLLAND (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TOLLAND, CT)
  • JOHNSON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; STAFFORD SPRINGS, CT)
  • EVERGREEN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; STAFFORD SPRINGS, CT)
  • ROCKVILLE GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ROCKVILLE, CT)
  • NATCHAUG HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)
  • VNA EAST INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MANSFIELD CENTER, CT)

Amtrak stations near Willington:

  • 20 miles: WINDSOR LOCKS (S. MAIN ST. (RTE. 159)) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: WINDSOR (41 CENTRAL ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Willington:

  • University of Connecticut (about 6 miles; Storrs, CT; Full-time enrollment: 22,037)
  • Eastern Connecticut State University (about 12 miles; Willimantic, CT; FT enrollment: 4,985)
  • Manchester Community College (about 18 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 4,667)
  • Bay Path College (about 21 miles; Longmeadow, MA; FT enrollment: 2,085)
  • Western New England University (about 21 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,477)
  • Springfield College (about 22 miles; Springfield, MA; FT enrollment: 3,144)
  • Goodwin College (about 22 miles; East Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 3,017)

Public elementary/middle schools in Willington:

  • HALL MEMORIAL SCHOOL (Students: 274, Location: 111 RIVER ROAD, Grades: 5-8)
  • CENTER SCHOOL (Location: 12 OLD FARMS ROAD, Grades: PK-4)
See full list of schools located in Willington

Library in Willington:

  • WILLINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $147,198; Location: 7 RUBY RD.; 24,023 books; 18 e-books; 864 audio materials; 1,799 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 61 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Willington: Willington Fire Department 1 Station 113 (A), Willington Hill Fire Department Station 49 (B), Willington Fire Department 1 Station 213 (C), Willington Fire Marshal's Office (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Moose Meadow Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Drobney Pond (A), Pelican Pond (B), Sharps Millpond (C), Parizek Pond (D), Bissonnette Pond (E), Gaines Pond (F), Ruby Lake (G), Deversky Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: South Willington Brook (A), Eldredge Brook (B), Conant Brook (C), Ruby Brook (D), Bonemill Brook (E), Curtis Brook (F), Frink Brook (G), Keene Brook (H), Kidder Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Essay X-Stacy (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 70 Pinney Hill Road 31) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Sleep Inn Willington (327 Ruby Road) (1), Econo Lodge Willington (327 Ruby Road) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Elias Loomis - Science writer, Calista Vinton - Missionary, Jared Sparks - Educator, Justus Vinton - Missionary.

Tolland 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 Willington and their reported violations in the past:

WILLINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Address: 40 OLD FARMS ROAD , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
WILLINGTON PIZZA HOUSE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-18-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-18-2009), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2010)
WILDERNESS LAKE CAMPGROUND & RESORT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-03-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-05-2012), St Admin Penalty assessed (NOV-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-13-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

60.5%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.3%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

13.3%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

7.4%
Whole state:

3.9%
31 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Willington (2011 data):

  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Willington Branch at 11 Phelps Way, branch established on 1976/06/12. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Willington:

Marital status in Willington, CT
  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

For population 25 years and over in Willington:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Willington, CT (based on Tolland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic43,50014
Mainline Protestant11,17838
Evangelical Protestant4,06927
Other1,3028
Orthodox1001
None92,542-
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: 20
Tolland County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Tolland County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Here:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 97
Here:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

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

6.2%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tolland County:

21.1%
State:

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

12.9%
State:

15.8%

6.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,721 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hartford County, CT  3.32% ($59,435 average AGI)
from Windham County, CT  0.54% ($45,733)
from New London County, CT  0.31% ($51,536)


7.43% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($62,492 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.43%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($535 average AGI)
Tolland County:

0.04%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hartford County, CT  2.74% ($58,256 average AGI)
to Windham County, CT  0.58% ($45,753)
to New London County, CT  0.33% ($63,708)
Businesses in Willington, CT
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1FedEx1
Curves1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Decora Cabinetry2Rodeway Inn1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Willington:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WINY (1350 AM; 5 kW; PUTNAM, CT; Owner: OSBREY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WACE (730 AM; 5 kW; CHICOPEE, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHYN (560 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Willington:

  • WHUS (91.7 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: THE BD. OF TRUSTEES, THE UNIV. OF CT)
  • W258AC (99.5 FM; STORRS, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WILI-FM (98.3 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: NUTMEG BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WECS (90.1 FM; WILLIMANTIC, CT; Owner: EASTERN CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGE)
  • WWFX (100.1 FM; SOUTHBRIDGE, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAAF (107.3 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WORC-FM (98.9 FM; WEBSTER, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSRS (96.1 FM; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBVC (91.1 FM; POMFRET, CT; Owner: POMFRET SCHOOL)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Willington:

  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WEDN (Channel 53; NORWICH, 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.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
Willington fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Willington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 118ft / 36.0mTotal length
  • $20,216,000Total costs
  • 391,533Total average daily traffic
  • 47,833Total average daily truck traffic
  • 415,821Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Willington, CT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 31930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Willington, CT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 56 Cosgrove Rd (Lat: 41.892472 Lon: -72.260583), Type: Mast, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.3 m, Call Sign: KNKA404
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2018, Expiration Date: 01/22/2028Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Curtis L Miller, Ct1010 Willington - 155 Schofield Rd (Lat: 41.922278 Lon: -72.293639), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Florida Tower Partners, LLC Dba North Atlantic Towers, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, , Brade-nton, Phone: (941) 757-5010
  • Curtis L Miller, Ct1010 Willington - 155 Schofield Rd (Lat: 41.922278 Lon: -72.293639), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Florida Tower Partners, LLC Dba North Atlantic Towers, Cmiller@tarpontowers.Com, , Brade-nton, Phone: (941) 757-5010
  • Todd J Bowman, Ct1010 Willington - 155 Schofield Rd (Lat: 41.922278 Lon: -72.293639), Type: 48.8, Structure height: 09013 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Tarpon Towers Ii, Tbowman@tarpontowers.Com, Suite 420, Brade-nton, Phone: (941) 757-5010
  • Todd J Bowman, Ct1010 Willington - 155 Schofield Rd (Lat: 41.922278 Lon: -72.293639), Type: 48.8, Structure height: 09013 m, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: Tarpon Towers Ii, LLC, Tbowman@tarpontowers.Com, Suite 103, Lakew-ood Ranch, Phone: (941) 757-5010

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Willington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-350 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 620J, N620J, N-620J, Serial Number: 28-8190227, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 04/06/1981, Certificate Issue Date: 03/09/1989
    Registrant (Individual): Charles C Gill, 12 Nipmuck Rd, Willington, CT 06279

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fires - 43 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2011. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Willington, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.6%), and Outside Fires (23.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Willington, CT
    • 13658.6%Structure Fires
    • 5423.3%Outside Fires
    • 3515.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 73.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Willington, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Willington, CT
  • 81.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.4%Wood
  • 5.1%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Willington, CT
  • 56.0%Electricity
  • 32.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.1%Wood
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Utility gas


Willington 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Willington on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: music stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: retail florists (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: vending machine operators (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: fuel dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: postsecondary teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: book stores and news dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other sales and related workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: apparel, fabrics, and notions merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: printing and related support activities (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: gasoline stations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in United Kingdom (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Yugoslavia (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Melanesia (population 500+)"
  • #63 (06279) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of French Canadian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #10 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+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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