Coventry, CT

Coventry profile

Living in Coventry

Coventry is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 12,407 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Coventry is the 87th largest community in Connecticut.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Coventry is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coventry is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coventry who work in management occupations (14.94%), healthcare (11.80%), and office and administrative support (11.04%).

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

Coventry is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Coventry’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Coventry is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 43.00% of adults in Coventry have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.

The per capita income in Coventry in 2018 was $45,562, which is middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $182,248 for a family of four.

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

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

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