New Haven Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

New Haven Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
130,250

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
16.3%
18 - 24:
15.6%
25 - 34:
19.0%
35 - 54:
23.6%
55 - 64:
8.9%
Over 65 Years:
10.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
9.4%
9.4%
High School Graduates
85.6%
85.6%
College Graduated
34.9%
34.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

New Haven
$26,429
$26,429
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

New Haven
$42,222
$42,222
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
26.5%

Employment Industries in New Haven

 
Education
20.7%
20.7%
Healthcare
19.0%
19.0%
Retail
9.6%
9.6%
Accommodation
7.9%
7.9%
Manufacturing
7.8%
7.8%
Construction
5.0%
5.0%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.0%
5.0%
Other
4.8%
4.8%
Administration
4.2%
4.2%
Transportation
3.8%
3.8%
Public Service
3.0%
3.0%
Finance
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
29.5%
29.5%
Black Or African American
31.2%
31.2%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.3%
0.3%
Asian
4.9%
4.9%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
31.2%
31.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Italian
7.7%
7.7%
Irish
6.5%
6.5%
German
4.1%
4.1%
English
3.2%
3.2%
Polish
2.1%
2.1%
African
1.7%
1.7%
Jamaican
1.6%
1.6%
French
1.3%
1.3%
Russian
1.2%
1.2%
European
0.7%
0.7%
French Canadian
0.6%
0.6%
Haitian
0.6%
0.6%
Swedish
0.6%
0.6%
Scottish
0.6%
0.6%
Dutch
0.5%
0.5%
Afghan
0.5%
0.5%
Portuguese
0.5%
0.5%
Eastern European
0.5%
0.5%
British
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
64.1%
64.1%
Spanish
26.7%
26.7%
Chinese
1.7%
1.7%
French
1.2%
1.2%
Arabic
0.8%
0.8%
African languages
0.7%
0.7%
Langs. of India
0.7%
0.7%
Slavic languages
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Other Asian languages
0.4%
0.4%
Portuguese
0.3%
0.3%
Korean
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.2%
0.2%
Italian
0.2%
0.2%
French Creole
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born New Haven Residents:
17.8%