North Haven, CT


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North Haven is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 23,828 people and four constituent neighborhoods, North Haven is the 47th largest community in Connecticut.

North Haven is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.46% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, North Haven is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Haven who work in office and administrative support (17.37%), management occupations (13.48%), and sales jobs (10.66%).

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

Because of many things, North Haven is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making North Haven a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, North Haven has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, North Haven’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The education level of North Haven ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in North Haven, 40.02% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in North Haven in 2010 was $38,137, which is middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $152,548 for a family of four.

North Haven is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call North Haven home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Haven residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in North Haven include Irish, German, English, and Polish.

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

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