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Town of Plymouth Profile

County:    Litchfield. Incorporated May, 1795.

Population:    12,169 (CT State Register and Manual Website, 06-24-13)

School enrollment (2014-2015):    1,600 total

Area:     22.3 square miles, Land Area: 21.7 sq. miles, 13,777 acres

Altitude:    High 1025', Low 400'

Total Assessed Valuation:    $766,288,075 (FY 2012 - 2013 Real Estate, Motor Vehicle & Personal)

Revaluation:    Last completed revaluation: 2006

Average residential sale price:    New - $150,000 - $350,000; Resale - $70,000 to $300,000

Net Grand List:     $761,188,614 (October 1, 2013)

Town Budget:     $39,034,620: July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015

Mill rate:    34.85: July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015

Dwelling Units:    4,826, Total parcels 5204 including vacant land

Tenure:    ownership - 75%; rental - 20%, vacant - 7%

Type of Dwelling:     single family - 75%; multi-family 25%

Proximity to major cities:    Hartford (22 miles); New Haven (28 miles); Waterbury (8 miles);Boston, MA (130 miles); New York City (99 miles)

Highways:    Rt. 8 (north - south limited access); CT Routes 6, 72, 222 and 262

Demographics:    
     Sex: Male - 50.2 %; Female 49.8%
     Age: Under 18 - 24.6%; 18 to 24 - 9.4%; 25 to 44 - 35.3%; 45 to 64 - 17.5%; Over 65 - 13.1%
     Median Age: 33.9