Manchester Information

Manchester Information

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

General Manchester Information

State: Connecticut

County: Hartford County

Close cities: South Glastonbury, CT, Rockville, CT, Hartford, CT, Glastonbury Center, CT, Bolton, CT, South Windsor, CT, Andover, CT, East-Glastonbury, CT, East Hartford, CT, Vernon Rockville, CT, Glastonbury, CT

Manchester Population (census data)
Total 55,857 (+1.4% since 2000)
Male 26,648 (47.7%)
Female 29,209 (52.3%)

Population Density: 2,049 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 92.7 (US Avg is 100)

Manchester Elevation: 272 feet above sea level

Land Area: 27.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $59,495

Zip Codes: 06040, 06045, 06041, and 06042.

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Manchester Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.1%)
  • Black (8.4%)
  • Hispanic (6.5%)
  • Other race (3.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (20.1%)
  • Italian (14.4%)
  • English (11.2%)
  • German (10.3%)
  • French (8.9%)
  • Polish (8.4%)
Foriegn Born: 4,650 people (8.3%)
  • Asia (35.4%)
  • Europe (29.3%)
  • Latin America (23.2%)
  • North America (12.2%)

Local Manchester Sports Teams

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

Manchester School Information

High Schools
Howell Cheney Technical High School (791 West Middle Turnpike, Manchester, CT, 06040 - State Vocational-Technical School District)
Manchester High School (134 East Middletpke., Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Middle Schools
Bennet Middle School (1151 Main Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Illing Middle School (227 East Middle Turnpike, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Bowers School (141 Princeton Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Buckley School (250 Vernon Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Great Path Academy At Manchester Community College (Great Path, Manchester, CT, 06045 - Capitol Regional Education Counc District)
Highland Park School (397 Porter Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Keeney School (179 Keeney Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Manchester Head Start (57 Hollister Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Manchester Regional Academy (665 Wetherell Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Martin School (140 Dartmouth Road, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Nathan Hale School (160 Spruce Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Odyssey Community School (579 West Middle Turnpi, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Odyssey Community School District District)
Robertson School (65 North School Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Verplanck School (126 Olcott Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Waddell School (163 Broad Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)
Washington School (94 Cedar Street, Manchester, CT, 06040 - Manchester School District District)

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