Branford Information

Branford Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Branford, CT

General Branford Information

State: Connecticut

County: New Haven County

Close cities: Guilford Center, CT, Hamden, CT, Northford, CT, North Haven, CT, West Haven, CT, North Branford, CT, Branford Center, CT, New Haven, CT, Madison, CT, East Haven, CT, Guilford, CT

Branford Population (census data)
Total 28,984 (+1.0% since 2000)
Male 13,637 (47.1%)
Female 15,347 (52.9%)

Population Density: 1,319 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 139.2 (US Avg is 100)

Branford Elevation: 49 feet above sea level

Land Area: 22.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $71,173

Zip Codes: 06405.

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Branford Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Black (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (30.2%)
  • Irish (21.2%)
  • English (12.4%)
  • German (11.4%)
  • Polish (7.5%)
  • French (4.2%)
Foriegn Born: 2,014 people (6.9%)
  • Europe (50.8%)
  • Asia (36.5%)
  • Latin America (12.7%)

Local Branford Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, New York Mets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: Boston Bruins, New York Islanders, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils

Branford School Information

High Schools
Branford High School (185 East Main Street, Branford, CT, 06405 - Branford School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Francis Walsh Intermediate School (185 Damascus Road, Branford, CT, 06405 - Branford School District District)
Indian Neck School (12 Melrose Avenue, Branford, CT, 06405 - Branford School District District)
John B. Sliney School (23 Eades Street, Branford, CT, 06405 - Branford School District District)
Mary R. Tisko School (118 Damascus Road, Branford, CT, 06405 - Branford School District District)
Mary T. Murphy School (14 Brushy Plain Road, Branford, CT, 06405 - Branford School District District)

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