|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of New London is 27,635. New London, Connecticut is the 1,409th largest city in the US.
New London is located entirely in New London County.
The peak population of New London was in 1990, when its population was 28,566. In 1990, New London was the 975th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,409th largest city in the US. New London is currently 3.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
New London has grown 5.5% since the 2000. New London, Connecticut's growth is below average. 65% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
New London has a population density of 4,919 people per square mile. New London has the 6th highest population density in Connecticut.
|1406||Dodge City, Kansas||27,690||9.6%|
|1407||Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin||27,646||19.6%|
|1408||Millville, New Jersey||27,638||3.0%|
|1409||New London, Connecticut||27,635||5.5%|
The total voting age population of New London, Connecticut, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 19,216. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.1% of the residents of New London are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of New London are 57.4% White, 16.4% Other, 15.0% Black, 8.5% Two or more races, 2.4% Asian, 0.1% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 33.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In New London, 24.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 40.0%. On a per-household basis, 21.4% of families are below the poverty line in New London.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.0% of New London residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.1% of New London residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 25.0% have a bachelor's degree and 10.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among New London residents aged 5 and older, 33.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 26.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in New London is 8.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In New London, 9.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in New London is $46,298.
In New London, 36.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 63.1% of housing units in New London.
Of all the housing units in New London, 52.2% of them were build before 1940.
In New London, 3.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 400 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in New London is $987.
In New London, 80.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.