East Haven demographics profile

StatisticEast HavenConnecticutNational
Population density (sq mi)2,36064891
Median age42.740.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1837%43%43%
Speak English81%78%79%
Speak Spanish9%12%13%
East Haven, CT has a population of 29,015 and is the 1,478th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,360 per sq mi which is 264% higher than the Connecticut average and 2505% higher than the national average. The median age in East Haven is 43 which is approximately 5% higher than the Connecticut average of 41. In East Haven, 53% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 81% speak English and 9% speak Spanish. 75% of East Haven residents were born in Connecticut, 12% were born out of state, 4% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in East Haven is 264% higher than Connecticut.
  • The median age in East Haven is 5% higher than Connecticut.
  • In East Haven 84.36% of the population is White.
  • In East Haven 2.60% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In East Haven 3.87% of the population is Asian.

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East Haven population breakdown by race

RaceEast HavenConnecticutNational
Black or African American2.60%10.39%12.63%
American Indian0.13%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race2.98%2.98%3.06%
Other race6.05%4.95%4.75%
In East Haven, 13.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The East Haven, CT demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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