Plainfield, Connecticut Demographics

The median household income in Plainfield town was $74,491 in 2021, which marked an a decrease of 1,077(1.43%) from $75,568 in 2020. This income is 99.85% 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, Plainfield town sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $91,901. Overall, the median household income for the town of Plainfield town stands at $74,491.
In Plainfield town, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $52,488 for males and $28,420 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $61,001 for males and $49,992 for females.
In Plainfield town, there are just two different racial groups among households. Among these, White households report a median household income of $76,024, while Black or African American households have a median household income of $47,715.
In 2021, the population of Plainfield town was 14,959, a 0.08% increase year-by-year from 2020. Previously, in 2020, Plainfield town's population was 14,947, a decline of 1.26% compared to a population of 15,138 in 2019.
The median age in Plainfield, Connecticut is 41.5, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 15.90% were under the age of 15, 17.18% aged 15 to 29, 51.32% aged 30 to 64, 13.83% aged 65 to 84, and 1.78% were 85 years of age and older.
The total population of Plainfield town is estimated to be 14,991 with 7,572 males (50.51%) and 7,419 females (49.49%). There are 153 less females than males in Plainfield town.
Racial distribution of Plainfield town population: 90.41% are White, 4% are Black or African American, 0.38% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.88% are Asian, 0.33% are some other race and 3% are multiracial.