New Haven 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:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

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

New Haven Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
130,250

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
16.4%
18 - 24:
15.5%
25 - 34:
19.7%
35 - 54:
23.2%
55 - 64:
8.8%
Over 65 Years:
10.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
9.2%
9.2%
High School Graduates
85.2%
85.2%
College Graduated
35.4%
35.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

New Haven
$25,818
$25,818
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

New Haven
$41,142
$41,142
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
25.9%

Employment Industries in New Haven

 
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Education
21.0%
21.0%
Healthcare
20.3%
20.3%
Retail
9.2%
9.2%
Manufacturing
8.2%
8.2%
Accommodation
7.5%
7.5%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.1%
5.1%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Construction
4.2%
4.2%
Administration
4.0%
4.0%
Transportation
3.3%
3.3%
Public Service
2.9%
2.9%
Finance
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
30.5%
30.5%
Black Or African American
31.5%
31.5%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.3%
0.3%
Asian
4.7%
4.7%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
30.3%
30.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
7.7%
7.7%
Irish
6.7%
6.7%
German
4.1%
4.1%
English
3.4%
3.4%
Polish
2.1%
2.1%
African
1.9%
1.9%
Jamaican
1.8%
1.8%
French
1.4%
1.4%
Russian
1.2%
1.2%
Scottish
0.6%
0.6%
Swedish
0.6%
0.6%
French Canadian
0.6%
0.6%
European
0.6%
0.6%
Dutch
0.6%
0.6%
Portuguese
0.5%
0.5%
Haitian
0.4%
0.4%
Afghan
0.4%
0.4%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
British
0.4%
0.4%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
65.3%
65.3%
Spanish
25.6%
25.6%
Chinese
1.7%
1.7%
French
1.0%
1.0%
Arabic
0.9%
0.9%
African languages
0.7%
0.7%
Langs. of India
0.7%
0.7%
Slavic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
Other Asian languages
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.3%
0.3%
Portuguese
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
French Creole
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born New Haven Residents:
16.6%