Trumbull, CT


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Trumbull is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 36,628 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Trumbull is the 28th largest community in Connecticut.

Trumbull home prices are not only among the most expensive in Connecticut, but Trumbull real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Trumbull is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.39% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Trumbull is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Trumbull who work in management occupations (15.43%), sales jobs (12.31%), and office and administrative support (9.77%).

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

Trumbull is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Trumbull’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

If knowledge is power, Trumbull is a pretty powerful place. 51.33% of the adults in Trumbull have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

The per capita income in Trumbull in 2010 was $46,037, which is upper middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $184,148 for a family of four.

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

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