StatisticNew HavenConnecticutNational
Population density (sq mi)6,97773691
Median age30.740.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)33%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%43%43%
Speak English66%78%79%
Speak Spanish25%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in New Haven is 848% higher than Connecticut
  • The median age in New Haven is 24% lower than Connecticut
  • In New Haven 42.94% of the population is White
  • In New Haven 34.32% of the population is Black
  • In New Haven 4.67% of the population is Asian

Compare New Haven, CT Demographics


      New Haven population breakdown by race

      RaceNew HavenConnecticutNational
      American Indian0.33%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race3.45%2.98%3.06%
      Other race14.26%4.95%4.75%
      In New Haven, 28.6% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      New Haven age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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