Wallingford, CT
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Wallingford profile

Living in Wallingford

Wallingford is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 44,396 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Wallingford is the 21st largest community in Connecticut.

Unlike some towns, Wallingford isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wallingford are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wallingford is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wallingford who work in office and administrative support (10.83%), management occupations (10.61%), and sales jobs (10.35%).

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

The citizens of Wallingford are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.21% of adults in Wallingford have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Wallingford in 2018 was $42,662, which is lower middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $170,648 for a family of four.

Wallingford is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Wallingford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wallingford residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Wallingford also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.18% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Wallingford include Italian, Irish, English, German, and Polish.

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