East Lyme Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

East Lyme Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
18,462

Age

Under 5 Years:
2.8%
5 - 17:
14.2%
18 - 24:
7.6%
25 - 34:
11.4%
35 - 54:
24.7%
55 - 64:
16.2%
Over 65 Years:
23.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.6%
3.6%
High School Graduates
94.1%
94.1%
College Graduated
46.3%
46.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

East Lyme
$46,917
$46,917
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

East Lyme
$95,217
$95,217
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
6.6%

Employment Industries in East Lyme

 
Healthcare
15.3%
15.3%
Manufacturing
14.6%
14.6%
Education
13.8%
13.8%
Retail
11.2%
11.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
6.4%
6.4%
Construction
5.7%
5.7%
Public Service
5.0%
5.0%
Arts
4.4%
4.4%
Transportation
3.7%
3.7%
Accommodation
3.6%
3.6%
Other
3.6%
3.6%
Utilities
3.1%
3.1%
Finance
2.5%
2.5%
Administration
2.4%
2.4%
Wholesale
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
82.1%
82.1%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
6.2%
6.2%
Asian
5.8%
5.8%
Black or African American
3.5%
3.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.4%
2.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
21.3%
21.3%
Italian
18.4%
18.4%
German
12.3%
12.3%
English
12.2%
12.2%
Polish
8.7%
8.7%
French
4.1%
4.1%
French Canadian
4.1%
4.1%
Scottish
3.4%
3.4%
Portuguese
2.3%
2.3%
Swedish
2.1%
2.1%
Greek
1.3%
1.3%
Russian
1.2%
1.2%
Norwegian
1.2%
1.2%
Welsh
1.1%
1.1%
Lithuanian
1.1%
1.1%
Dutch
1.0%
1.0%
Canadian
1.0%
1.0%
Ukrainian
0.9%
0.9%
Hungarian
0.7%
0.7%
British
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
87.6%
87.6%
Spanish
4.5%
4.5%
Chinese
1.7%
1.7%
French
0.8%
0.8%
Langs. of India
0.7%
0.7%
Other Asian languages
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Other Indo-European
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.3%
0.3%
Pacific Island languages
0.2%
0.2%
Polish
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Greek
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born East Lyme Residents:
8.8%