Coventry is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 12,438 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Coventry is the 87th largest community in Connecticut.
Unlike some towns, Coventry isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Coventry are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coventry is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Coventry who work in office and administrative support (13.19%), management occupations (12.89%), and sales jobs (11.33%).
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.
Because of many things, Coventry 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, Coventry really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Coventry 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.
The education level of Coventry citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.32% of adults in Coventry have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Coventry in 2010 was $40,129, which is middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $160,516 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 Italian, English, French , and German.
The most common language spoken in Coventry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.