Connecticut Towns Livability


To establish that the Connecticut cities, New Haven, Hartford, and Stamford are capable of attracting and retaining millennials by providing statistics and insights on the cities' vibrant/diverse cultures, quality of life and millennial-appealing attractions.

Early Findings

Comparison of New Haven to New York

Insights on New Haven's Migration Attractiveness

  • According to findings from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2017 American Community Survey, millennials account for 22% of the entire population of the New Haven-Milford area, and 75% of all recent movers into the area.
  • As of 2017, the median income for all millennials moving into the New Haven-Milford area was $54,800. The town alone is home to 20 biotech companies.
  • According to a 2017 study, all millennials in New Haven could afford to buy 29% of the available housing.
  • New Haven is home to growing technology incubation and maker spaces such as MakeHaven and District New Haven, which has an innovation campus where about 50 companies and startups work.
  • According to the National Venture Capital Association, New Haven had the third highest annual venture capital investments nation-wide from 2013 through 2018.

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