Colchester

Demographics

  • Population: 15,838
  • Median Age: 37
  • Households: 5,448
  • Med HH Inc.: $83,643
  • Mill Rate: 28.80

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • Alpha Q
    • Harrington Court/Genesis Elder C
    • Laidlaw
    • Liberty Specialty Care Center
    • M&J Bus Company

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 3,163
  • Most public school students in Colchester attend Colchester School District, which has 3,164 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 20.0
    • Grade 2: 20.0
    • Grade 5: 23.0
    • Grade 7: 24.0
    • High School: n.a

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 4
Lodging 0
Day Care Facilities 8
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 1,163
Unemployment Rate: 7.9%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: n.a.
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company – (860) 673-0079
  • Cable Provider: Comcast/Norwich – (800) 266-2278