Griswold is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 11,830 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Griswold is the 90th largest community in Connecticut.
Unlike some towns, Griswold isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Griswold are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Griswold is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Griswold who work in office and administrative support (11.26%), sales jobs (9.43%), and management occupations (8.33%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Griswold has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Griswold has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Griswold than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Griswold may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Griswold doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Griswold citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.37% of adults 25 and older in Griswold have a college degree.
The per capita income in Griswold in 2010 was $29,307, which is low income relative to Connecticut, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,228 for a family of four. However, Griswold contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Griswold home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Griswold residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Griswold include French , Italian, Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Griswold is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.