Middlesex County Information

Middlesex in Connecticut occupies 439 square miles and has a 2006 population of 163,774, a change from a 2000 population of 155,071 and 143,196 in 1990. 12.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 10.7% percent is 25-35, and 16.7% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 85 acts of violent crime reported in Middlesex in 2004, a change from 104 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 3,338 people: 3.6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2%.

Read more about Middlesex, Connecticut in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMiddlesex 
StateConnecticut 
Land Area439 sq. milesRanked 2,389 of 3,140
Population 2006163,774Ranked 355 of 3,140
Population 2005162,824 
Population 2000155,071Ranked 343 of 3,140
Population 1990143,196Ranked 332 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion91.8% 
African American4.7% 
Asian American2.1% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.4% 
Population 5 to 1412.7% 
Population 15 to 2412.8% 
Population 25 to 3410.7% 
Population 35 to 4416.7% 
Population 45 to 5416.2% 
Population 55 to 6411.8% 
Population 65 to 746.4% 
Population 75 and up7.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes85104
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes3 
Robberies39 
Aggravated Assaults41 
Total Property Crimes2,3462,408
Burglaries265 
Larceny Thefts1,920 
Motor Vehicle Thefts161 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population91,68185,321
Unemployed Population3,3381,714
Unemployment Rate3.6%2%

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