Cornwall, CT

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Cornwall Profile


Overview

Cornwall is a very small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 1,387 people and just one neighborhood, Cornwall is the 168th largest community in Connecticut. Cornwall has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.

Cornwall home prices are not only among the most expensive in Connecticut, but Cornwall real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Cornwall is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.34% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Cornwall is a town of professionals, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cornwall who work in management occupations (10.18%), teaching (9.92%), and office and administrative support (8.51%).

Of important note, Cornwall is also a town of artists. Cornwall has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Cornwall’s character.

Also of interest is that Cornwall has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Cornwall telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 11.34% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Cornwall is an extremely popular vacation destination. A significant portion of the population is seasonal. During the vacation season, the town experiences a large influx of people who take up residence in second homes they own in the area. As the vacation season ends, the population drops again, leaving behind a substantially quieter and smaller town.

In addition, Cornwall is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.

Because of many things, Cornwall is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Cornwall really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Cornwall perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Cornwall is worth considering.

In Cornwall, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though Cornwall is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Cornwall Demographics

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Cornwall. 60.38% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Cornwall in 2010 was $45,267, which is upper middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $181,068 for a family of four. However, Cornwall contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Cornwall home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cornwall residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cornwall include Irish, German, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Cornwall is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Gujarathi.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cornwall 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cornwall 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 18.12
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Cornwall 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CT Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Housatonic Valley Regional High School
246 Warren Turnpike Road
Falls Village, CT, 06031
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.8% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.7% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 5.0%

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CORNWALL SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CT Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Cornwall Consolidated School
5 Cream Hill Road
West Cornwall, CT, 06796
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.0% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.0% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.0%

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