Trumbull, CT

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Living in Trumbull

Trumbull is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 35,673 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 87.69% 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 (13.81%), sales jobs (10.28%), and office and administrative support (9.78%).

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.

Because of many things, Trumbull is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Trumbull 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, Trumbull has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Trumbull’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

In Trumbull, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.64 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

If knowledge is power, Trumbull is a pretty powerful place. 55.30% 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 2018 was $51,818, which is upper middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $207,272 for a family of four.

Trumbull is a very 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 Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and English.

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