Windsor, CT


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Living in Windsor

Windsor is a medium-sized town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 28,875 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Windsor is the 35th largest community in Connecticut.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Windsor is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Windsor is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Windsor who work in office and administrative support (16.95%), management occupations (10.39%), and sales jobs (9.36%).

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

The education level of Windsor citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 39.03% of adults in Windsor have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Windsor in 2010 was $36,322, which is lower middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,288 for a family of four.

Windsor is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Windsor home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Windsor residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Windsor include Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Windsor's cultural character, accounting for 16.72% of the town’s population.

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