Connecticut is a U.S. state in southern New England that has a mix of coastal cities and rural areas dotted with small towns. Mystic is famed for its Seaport museum filled with centuries-old ships, and the beluga whale exhibits at Mystic Aquarium. On Long Island Sound, the city of New Haven is known as the home of Yale University and its acclaimed Peabody Museum of Natural History.
The state of Connecticut has a population of 3,512,102, and is formerly abbreviated as CT. Connecticut has 1,346,850 households in the state, with an average of 2.52 people living in each of them. Of the 3,512,102 people living in Connecticut, 48.72% are male, 51.28% are female, 57.02% are married and 42.98% are single. 62.82% of existing homes are owned by inhabitants, with a median home cost of $273,930 in the state.
Air quality in Connecticut is rated at 15.4/100, and water quality at 54/100. There are 278 physicians in Connecticut per 100,000 of the population. Unemployment rates average 8.30% in the state and the sales tax rate is 6.00%.
Average income per household in Connecticut is $66,729. 9.30% of households have income levels less than $15,000 per year. 18.37% of households have income levels between $50,000 and $75,000 annually, and 1.74% earn more than $500,000 per year.