Hamden Information

Hamden Information

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

General Hamden Information

State: Connecticut

County: New Haven County

Close cities: West Haven, CT, North Branford, CT, East Haven, CT, North Haven, CT, New Haven, CT, Northford, CT, Bethany, CT, Orange, CT, Wallingford Center, CT, Wallingford, CT, Woodbridge, CT

Hamden Population (census data)
Total 57,698 (+1.5% since 2000)
Male 26,452 (45.8%)
Female 31,246 (54.2%)

Population Density: 1,760 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 135.2 (US Avg is 100)

Hamden Elevation: 101 feet above sea level

Land Area: 32.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $64,231

Zip Codes: 06518, 06517, 06514, and 06511.

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Hamden Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (75.2%)
  • Black (15.5%)
  • Hispanic (4.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
  • Chinese (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (28.0%)
  • Irish (17.4%)
  • German (8.7%)
  • English (7.5%)
  • Polish (5.7%)
  • French (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 5,365 people (9.3%)
  • Europe (43.8%)
  • Asia (33.7%)
  • Latin America (22.5%)

Local Hamden Sports Teams

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

Hamden School Information

High Schools
Eli Whitney Technical High School (71 Jones Road, Hamden, CT, 06514 - State Vocational-Technical School District)
Hamden High School (2040 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Hamden School District District)
High Meadows (825 Hartford Turnpike, Hamden, CT, 06517 - Unified School District #2 District)
Middle Schools
Hamden Middle School (550 Newhall Street, Hamden, CT, 06517 - Hamden School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Alice Peck Pre-Kindergarten Program (35 Hillfield Road, Hamden, CT, 06518 - Hamden School District District)
Bear Path School (10 Kirk Road, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Hamden School District District)
Church Street School (95 Church Street, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Hamden School District District)
Dunbar Hill School (315 Lane Street, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Hamden School District District)
Helen Street School (285 Helen Street, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Hamden School District District)
Highville Mustard Seed Charter School (130 Leederhill Drive, Hamden, CT, 06517 - Highville Mustard Seed Charter District)
Hyde Leadership School (306 Circular Drive, Hamden, CT, 06514 - New Haven School District District)
Ridge Hill School (120 Carew Road, Hamden, CT, 06517 - Hamden School District District)
Shepherd Glen School (1 Skiff Street Extension, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Hamden School District District)
Spring Glen School (1908 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT, 06517 - Hamden School District District)
West Woods School (350 West Todd Street, Hamden, CT, 06518 - Hamden School District District)
Wintergreen Interdistrict Magnet School (670 Wintergreen Avenue, Hamden, CT, 06514 - Area Cooperative Educational S District)

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