Woodbridge is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 8,886 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodbridge is the 107th largest community in Connecticut.
Woodbridge home prices are not only among the most expensive in Connecticut, but Woodbridge real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Woodbridge is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.01% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Woodbridge is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodbridge who work in management occupations (18.74%), healthcare (14.19%), and sales jobs (10.10%).
Because of many things, Woodbridge is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Woodbridge 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, Woodbridge has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Woodbridge’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
If knowledge is power, Woodbridge is a pretty powerful place. 68.47% of the adults in Woodbridge 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 Woodbridge in 2010 was $58,594, which is wealthy relative to Connecticut and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $234,376 for a family of four.
Woodbridge is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Woodbridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodbridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Woodbridge include Irish, Polish, German, and Russian.
Woodbridge also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.55%.
The most common language spoken in Woodbridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Tagalog.