East Granby, CT
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East Granby profile

Living in East Granby

East Granby is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 5,180 people and two constituent neighborhoods, East Granby is the 128th largest community in Connecticut.

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

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.88% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.

Being a small town, East Granby does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

East Granby is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 47.63% of adults in East Granby 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 East Granby in 2018 was $45,397, which is lower middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $181,588 for a family of four.

East Granby is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call East Granby home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of East Granby residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in East Granby include Italian, Irish, English, Polish, and German.

The most common language spoken in East Granby is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.