Canterbury, Connecticut Demographics

The median household income in Canterbury town was $103,080 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 5,428(5.56%) from $97,652 in 2020. This income is 138.17% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Canterbury town sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 25 to 44 years old, at $118,430. Overall, the median household income for the town of Canterbury town stands at $103,080.
In Canterbury town, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $59,264 for males and $36,699 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $81,908 for males and $71,530 for females.
In Canterbury town, there are just two different racial groups among households. Among these, White households report a median household income of $103,706, while Two or More Races households have a median household income of $96,819.
In 2021, the population of Canterbury town was 5,060, a 0.44% increase year-by-year from 2020. Previously, in 2020, Canterbury town's population was 5,038, a decline of 0.79% compared to a population of 5,078 in 2019.
The median age in Canterbury, Connecticut is 46.0, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 14.41% were under the age of 15, 12.25% aged 15 to 29, 53.77% aged 30 to 64, 17.55% aged 65 to 84, and 2.02% were 85 years of age and older.
The total population of Canterbury town is estimated to be 5,053 with 2,613 males (51.71%) and 2,440 females (48.29%). There are 173 less females than males in Canterbury town.
Racial distribution of Canterbury town population: 92.10% are White, 0.91% are Black or African American, 1.21% are Asian and 5.78% are multiracial.