Groton Information

Groton Information

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

General Groton Information

State: Connecticut

County: New London County

Close cities: West-Mystic, CT, Mystic, CT, Noank, CT, Old Mystic, CT, New London, CT, Quaker Hill, CT, Long Hill, CT, Central Waterford, CT, Groton Long Point, CT

Groton Population (census data)
Total 9,338 (-6.4% since 2000)
Male 4,913 (52.6%)
Female 4,425 (47.4%)

Population Density: 2,927 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 96.4 (US Avg is 100)

Groton Elevation: 75 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1705

Land Area: 3.19 square miles

Median Household Income: $48,833

Zip Codes: 06349, and 06340.

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Groton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.8%)
  • Black (10.2%)
  • Hispanic (7.7%)
  • Two or more races (4.7%)
  • Other race (2.8%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Chinese (1.1%)
  • Asian Indian (1.1%)
  • Filipino (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (18.8%)
  • Italian (15.4%)
  • German (14.3%)
  • English (11.7%)
  • French (6.0%)
  • Polish (4.4%)
Foriegn Born: 635 people (6.8%)
  • Asia (42.6%)
  • Europe (34.4%)
  • Latin America (23.0%)

Local Groton Sports Teams

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

Groton School Information

High Schools
Ella T. Grasso Southeastern Technical High School (189 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT, 06340 - State Vocational-Technical School District)
Fitch Senior High School (101 Groton Long Point, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Middle Schools
Fitch Middle School (61 Fort Hill Road, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
West Side Middle School (250 Brandegee Avenue, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Charles Barnum School (68 Briar Hill Road, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Claude Chester School (1 Harry Day Drive, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Colonel Ledyard School (120 West Street, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Eastern Point School (130 Shennecossett Road, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Groton Heights School (244 Monument Street, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Mary Morrisson School (154 Toll Gate Street, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)
Pleasant Valley School (380 Pleasant Valley Road, Groton, CT, 06340 - Groton School District District)

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