Seymour is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 16,475 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Seymour is the 70th largest community in Connecticut.
Unlike some towns, Seymour isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Seymour are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seymour is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seymour who work in office and administrative support (14.78%), management occupations (10.96%), and sales jobs (8.74%).
Also of interest is that Seymour has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Seymour citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.67% of adults in Seymour have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Seymour in 2010 was $33,917, which is lower middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $135,668 for a family of four. However, Seymour contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Seymour is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Seymour home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seymour residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Seymour include Irish, Polish, German, and English.
The most common language spoken in Seymour is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.