Plainfield

Demographics

  • Population: 15,443
  • Median Age: 37
  • Households: 5,626
  • Med HH Inc.: $54,497
  • Mill Rate: 21.52

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • C & M Corporation Connecticut
    • Town of Plainfield
    • Staples Inc.
    • Intermark Fabric Corporation
    • Plainfield Greyhound Park

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 2,506
  • Most public school students in Plainfield attend Plainfield School District, which has 2,618 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 20.0
    • Grade 2: 19.0
    • Grade 5: 21.0
    • Grade 7: 17.0
    • High School: 18.7

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 3
Lodging 5
Day Care Facilities 3
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 1,294
Unemployment Rate: 11.3%

Hospitals

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: Yankee Gas Company – (860) 437-3745
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company – (860) 673-0079
  • Cable Provider: Metrocast Communications of CT – (860) 564-1967