Willimantic demographics profile

StatisticWillimanticConnecticutNational
Population17,3393,588,570318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,94364891
Median age26.840.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)27%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%43%43%
Speak English59%78%79%
Speak Spanish35%12%13%
Willimantic, CT has a population of 17,339 and is the 2,488th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,943 per sq mi which is 509% higher than the Connecticut average and 4252% higher than the national average. The median age in Willimantic is 27 which is approximately 34% lower than the Connecticut average of 41. In Willimantic, 27% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 59% speak English and 35% speak Spanish. 55% of Willimantic residents were born in Connecticut, 16% were born out of state, 14% were born outside of the United States and 14% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Willimantic is 509% higher than Connecticut.
  • The median age in Willimantic is 34% lower than Connecticut.
  • In Willimantic 67.85% of the population is White.
  • In Willimantic 7.55% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Willimantic 2.19% of the population is Asian.

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Willimantic population breakdown by race

RaceWillimanticConnecticutNational
White67.85%77.14%73.35%
Black or African American7.55%10.39%12.63%
Asian2.19%4.26%5.22%
American Indian3.25%0.26%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race7.07%2.98%3.06%
Other race12.09%4.95%4.75%
In Willimantic, 40.6% 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.

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Willimantic age breakdown

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