Census Tract 1709, Meriden, Connecticut

Census Tract 1709 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Meriden, Connecticut.

This 0.3 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 2,400and is one of 19 Opportunity Zones in New Haven County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Connecticut.

Census Tract 1709 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$29K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $29,000, which is 63% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Connecticut of $79,000.

Poverty Rate

30%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 30%, which is 20% higherthan the rate for the state of Connecticut of 10%.

Median Home Value

$159K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $160,000, which is 43% lowerthan the median home value for the state of Connecticut of $280,000.

Education

71%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 71%, which is 20% lowerthan the rate for the state of Connecticut of 91%.

Median Age

44

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 44, which is 7% higherthan the median age for the state of Connecticut of 41.

Connecticut OZ Funds

There are 3QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Connecticutas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Connecticut; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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