Manchester

Demographics

  • Population: 59,175
  • Median Age: 41
  • Households: 25,194
  • Med HH Inc.: $60,795
  • Mill Rate: 30.32

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • Smiths Aerospace Components
    • J.C. Penny Catalog Logistics Center
    • The Manchester Memorial Hospital
    • Town of Manchester
    • Manchester Health Care Inc.

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 7,480
  • Most public school students in Manchester attend Manchester School District, which has 6,949 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 18.9
    • Grade 2: 18.9
    • Grade 5: 19.8
    • Grade 7: 17.7
    • High School: 20.9

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 12
Lodging 10
Day Care Facilities 9
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 212
Unemployment Rate: 8.4%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800) 286-2000
  • Gas Provider: CNG Corp (860) 727-3000
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company (800) 286-5700
  • Cable Provider: Cox Communictions New England/MA (800) 955-9515