StatisticDixwellNew HavenConnecticut
Population density (sq mi)7,5586,977736
Median age29.330.740.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a33%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%51%43%
Speak Englishn/a66%78%
Speak Spanishn/a25%12%

Key findings

  • The population density in Dixwell is 8% higher than New Haven
  • The median age in Dixwell is 5% lower than New Haven
  • In Dixwell 25.04% of the population is White
  • In Dixwell 60.11% of the population is Black
  • In Dixwell 4.52% of the population is Asian

Compare New Haven, CT Demographics


      Dixwell population breakdown by race

      RaceDixwellNew HavenConnecticut
      American Indian0.17%0.33%0.26%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.03%0.03%
      Mixed race3.38%3.45%2.98%
      Other race6.74%14.26%4.95%
      In Dixwell, 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

      Dixwell age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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