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New Haven Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of New Haven is 135,076. 25.58% is under 18, while 12.21% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 4.80% of the population was five years old or younger, 25.58% were 18 years or younger and 21.72% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 52.98% female and 47.02% male.

New Haven Housing

According to the US Census, New Haven has 61,547 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in New Haven was 91.59%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $205,500

New Haven Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Black Or African American Alone constitute 64.87% of New Haven's population. Residents of the city who were Some Other Race Alone, made up 15.27% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 6.85% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.43%

White Alone32.66%
Black Or African American Alone32.20%
Some Other Race Alone15.27%
Asian Alone6.85%
White Black Or African American1.43%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.96%

How Educated is New Haven

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 18.0% of New Haven residents had a bachelor's degree, while 21.6% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 39.60% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in New Haven CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher74.1%
Some College Or Associates Degree50.8%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher36.7%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency25.9%
Graduate Or Professional Degree21.6%
Bachelors Degree18.0%

Average Income in New Haven

The median household income in New Haven is $50,569. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $50,569.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $60,965 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $92,677.

A closer examination of the income groups of New Haven households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $50,000 and $74,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $100,000 and $149,999 (12.0%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (4.4%). 11.0% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$92,677
Nonfamily households$33,996