New London County Information

New London in Connecticut occupies 772 square miles and has a 2006 population of 263,293, a change from a 2000 population of 259,106 and 254,957 in 1990. 13.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 12.5% percent is 25-35, and 16.1% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 541 acts of violent crime reported in New London in 2004, a change from 501 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 6,004 people: 4.1% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2.2%.

Read more about New London, Connecticut in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyNew London 
StateConnecticut 
Land Area772 sq. milesRanked 1,232 of 3,140
Population 2006263,293Ranked 233 of 3,140
Population 2005264,265 
Population 2000259,106Ranked 215 of 3,140
Population 1990254,957Ranked 195 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion87.6% 
African American6% 
Asian American3.1% 
Native American.9% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55.9% 
Population 5 to 1413.1% 
Population 15 to 2413.6% 
Population 25 to 3412.5% 
Population 35 to 4416.1% 
Population 45 to 5415.5% 
Population 55 to 6410.2% 
Population 65 to 746.2% 
Population 75 and up7% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes541501
Murders / Manslaughters11 
Forcible Rapes106 
Robberies146 
Aggravated Assaults278 
Total Property Crimes3,7884,065
Burglaries633 
Larceny Thefts2,919 
Motor Vehicle Thefts236 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population146,963131,618
Unemployed Population6,0042,921
Unemployment Rate4.1%2.2%

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