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.
Griswold is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 sales jobs (10.47%), office and administrative support (9.35%), and management occupations (8.56%).
Being a small town, Griswold does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Griswold who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.41% of the adults in Griswold have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Griswold in 2010 was $30,814, 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 $123,256 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 Italian, French , Polish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Griswold is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Gujarathi.