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.

Because of many things, Trumbull is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Trumbull really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Trumbull perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Trumbull. 51.33% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

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.