Groton

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  2. Groton Statistics
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  4. Groton Employment Information
  5. Groton Family Information
  6. Groton Education Information
  7. Groton Business Information
  8. Groton Public Benefits Information
  9. Groton Criminal Information
  10. Groton Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Groton Zip Codes


Groton Legal Resources

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Groton Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 9,547
  • Land Area (2000): 84.876 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 2.439 square kilometers
  • Local Time(s):
  • Area Code(s): 978
  • Alias(es) (2003): GROTON, NEW ENGLAND BUSINESS, NEW ENGLAND BUSINESS SVC INC

Groton Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 9,592 2003 10,024 2005 10,340
2002 Not Available 2004 10,183 2006 10,500

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Houses (2000): 3,393

Groton Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 5,950 62.32%
 Rural, Farm 28 0.29%
 Rural, Non-farm 3,569 37.38%

Groton Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Groton Employment Information

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Employment (2003): 1,546
Payroll (2003) / (1Q 2003): $51,481,000 / $11,722,000

Groton Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 4,415 4,214 200 4.53% 45
1991 4,481 4,169 312 6.97% 70
1992 4,679 4,360 319 6.82% 68
1993 4,686 4,449 237 5.06% 51
1994 4,844 4,612 232 4.80% 48
1995 4,762 4,578 184 3.87% 39
1996 4,966 4,821 145 2.92% 29
1997 5,232 5,087 145 2.77% 28
1998 5,442 5,302 140 2.57% 26
1999 5,721 5,584 138 2.41% 24
2000 5,155 5,050 105 2.03% 20
2001 5,314 5,139 174 3.28% 33
2002 5,435 5,135 300 5.52% 55
2003 5,434 5,162 272 5.01% 50
2004 5,477 5,248 230 4.19% 42
2005 5,533 5,325 209 3.77% 38
2006 5,584 5,393 192 3.43% 34
2007 5,636 5,452 184 3.27% 33
2008 5,675 5,459 216 3.81% 38
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 5,636 5,445 191 3.39% 34
Feb 2008 5,631 5,433 198 3.52% 35
Mar 2008 5,641 5,454 187 3.32% 33
Apr 2008 5,626 5,465 161 2.86% 29
May 2008 5,613 5,400 213 3.79% 38
Jun 2008 5,742 5,483 259 4.51% 45
Jul 2008 5,786 5,529 257 4.44% 44
Aug 2008 5,759 5,514 245 4.25% 43
Sep 2008 5,645 5,409 236 4.18% 42
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Groton Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 431 15.85%
2. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 357 13.13%
3. Construction 188 6.91%
4. Educational Services 137 5.04%
5. Public Administration 114 4.19%
6. Finance and Insurance 107 3.94%
7. Health Care 106 3.90%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 91 3.35%
9. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 80 2.94%
10. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 74 2.72%
11. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 71 2.61%
12. Accommodation and Food Services 67 2.46%
13. Chemical Manufacturing 60 2.21%
14. Info Services and Data Processing 49 1.80%
15. Printing and Related Manufacturing 46 1.69%
16. Machinery Manufacturing 44 1.62%
17. Food and Beverage Stores 41 1.51%
18. Repair and Maintenance 39 1.43%
19. Utilities 35 1.29%
20. Electrical Goods, Wholesale 33 1.21%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Educational Services 357 16.66%
2. Health Care 303 14.14%
3. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 262 12.23%
4. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 131 6.11%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 106 4.95%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 90 4.20%
7. Public Administration 76 3.55%
8. Finance and Insurance 62 2.89%
9. Social Assistance 61 2.85%
10. Personal and Laundry Services 60 2.80%
11. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 54 2.52%
12. Info Services and Data Processing 44 2.05%
13. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 41 1.91%
14. Construction 37 1.73%
15. Publishing / Movie / Sound Recording Industries 33 1.54%
16. Chemical Manufacturing 29 1.35%
17. Radio, Television, and Computer Stores 27 1.26%
18. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 27 1.26%
19. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 24 1.12%
20. Clothing and Apparel Including Shoes 19 0.89%

Groton Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Management Occupations 314 11.55%
2. Computer Specialists 272 10.00%
3. Engineers 242 8.90%
4. Top Executives 139 5.11%
5. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 118 4.34%
6. Other Sales and Related Occupations 96 3.53%
7. Advertising / Marketing / PR / Sales 93 3.42%
8. Business Operations Specialists 72 2.65%
9. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 66 2.43%
10. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 65 2.39%
11. Other Installation / Maintenance 61 2.24%
12. Law Enforcement Workers 58 2.13%
13. Operations Managers Non Finance 57 2.10%
14. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 54 1.99%
15. Vehicle Mechanics 53 1.95%
16. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 51 1.88%
17. Other Production Occupations 45 1.66%
18. Customer Service Representatives 42 1.54%
19. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 42 1.54%
20. Financial Managers 41 1.51%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Management Occupations 144 6.72%
2. Registered Nurses 127 5.93%
3. Computer Specialists 122 5.69%
4. Other Office and Admin Support 111 5.18%
5. Secretaries and Admins 94 4.39%
6. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 93 4.34%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 92 4.29%
8. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 75 3.50%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 74 3.45%
10. Business Operations Specialists 63 2.94%
11. Advertising / Marketing / PR / Sales 61 2.85%
12. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 60 2.80%
13. Other Teachers / Instructors / Librarians 55 2.57%
14. Librarians / Curators / Archivists 46 2.15%
15. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 45 2.10%
16. Accountants and Auditors 42 1.96%
17. Operations Managers Non Finance 42 1.96%
18. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 41 1.91%
19. Media and Communications Workers 41 1.91%
20. Food and Beverage Servers, Not waiters/waitresses 40 1.87%

Groton Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 4,081 61.46%
15-35 hours 978 14.73%
1-14 hours 300 4.52%
No regular hours 1,281 19.29%

Groton Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 21 0.46%
5 AM-5:29 AM 78 1.73%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 163 3.61%
6 AM-6:29 AM 361 7.98%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 528 11.68%
7 AM-7:29 AM 787 17.41%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 790 17.47%
8 AM-8:29 AM 620 13.71%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 418 9.25%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 325 7.19%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 35 0.77%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 17 0.38%
Noon-3:59 PM 212 4.69%
4 PM-11:59 PM 166 3.67%

Groton Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 169 3.74%
5-9 301 6.66%
10-14 396 8.76%
15-19 440 9.73%
20-24 458 10.13%
25-29 295 6.53%
30-34 620 13.71%
35-39 275 6.08%
40-44 383 8.47%
45-59 527 11.66%
60-89 453 10.02%
At least 90 204 4.51%

Groton Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 2,059 45.54%
30-44 7 0.15% 1,271 28.11%
45-59 0 0.00% 527 11.66%
At least 60 93 2.06% 564 12.48%

Groton Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 28 0.59%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 248 5.21%
 Car / truck / van, solo 3,997 83.99%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 6 0.13%
 Public transportation 100 2.10%
 Walked 142 2.98%
 Worked at home 238 5.00%

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Groton Family Information

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Households (2000): 3,268 (9,471 people)
Families (2000): 2,549 (8,466 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 1,398
People at same address in 1995: 5,253

Groton Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 72 2.20%
$10,000-$14,999 110 3.37%
$15,000-$19,999 83 2.54%
$20,000-$24,999 76 2.33%
$25,000-$29,999 92 2.82%
$30,000-$34,999 116 3.55%
$35,000-$39,999 107 3.27%
$40,000-$44,999 108 3.30%
$45,000-$49,999 103 3.15%
$50,000-$59,999 248 7.59%
$60,000-$74,999 339 10.37%
$75,000-$99,999 557 17.04%
$100,000-$124,999 490 14.99%
$125,000-$149,999 249 7.62%
$150,000-$199,999 275 8.41%
$200,000 or more 243 7.44%

Groton Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 558 17.07%
 Family, 2 people 826 25.28%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 125 3.82%
 Family, 3 people 571 17.47%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 10 0.31%
 Family, 4 people 741 22.67%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 4 0.12%
 Family, 5 people 340 10.40%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 3 0.09%
 Family, 6 people 67 2.05%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 23 0.70%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Groton Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 2,999 30.87%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 1,838 18.92%
Public Assistance 27 0.28%
Retirement 422 4.34%
Self Employment 449 4.62%
Social Security 527 5.42%
Supplemental Security 37 0.38%
Wage / Salary 2,949 30.35%
Other 468 4.82%

Groton Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 900 39.54%
 With children under 18 1,376 60.46%

Groton Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 173 5.16%
 Married 2,388 71.18%
 Never Married 744 22.18%
 Widowed 50 1.49%

Groton Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 297 8.52%
 Married 2,388 68.48%
 Never Married 609 17.46%
 Widowed 193 5.53%

Groton Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Groton Education Information

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Groton Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 105 1.63%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 240 3.73%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,111 17.25%
 Some college, no degree 1,223 18.99%
 Associate degree 484 7.51%
 Bachelors degree 1,863 28.92%
 Graduate or professional degree 1,415 21.97%

Groton Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 100 1.05% 235 2.46% 335 3.51%
Kindergarten 185 1.94% 54 0.57% 239 2.50%
Grades 1-4 722 7.56% 69 0.72% 791 8.29%
Grades 5-8 663 6.94% 49 0.51% 712 7.46%
Grades 9-12 364 3.81% 160 1.68% 524 5.49%
Undergrad college 161 1.69% 50 0.52% 211 2.21%
Graduate or professional school 58 0.61% 69 0.72% 127 1.33%
Total 2,253 23.60% 686 7.19% 2,939 30.78%

Groton Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Groton Business Information

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Number of Businesses (2003): 210
Groton Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Groton Public Benefits Information

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Groton Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 9,131 96.05%
 Below Poverty Level 376 3.95%

Groton Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Groton Criminal Information

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Groton Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 0.521 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.521 0.000 1.460 5.317 0.000 6.776
2002 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2003 0.299 0.100 0.000 0.100 0.499 0.000 2.694 7.283 0.000 9.976
2004 0.589 0.098 0.000 0.000 0.687 0.098 0.982 4.910 0.786 6.678
2005 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 1.257 3.578 0.097 4.932
2006 0.000 0.095 0.000 0.095 0.190 0.000 0.952 1.619 0.095 2.667
2007 0.279 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.279 0.000 0.931 1.956 0.000 2.887

Groton Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 5 16
2005 6 15
2006 5 17
2007 5 17

Groton Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 70

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Groton Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Groton Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 1,792 18.77%
10-19 Years 1,481 15.51%
20-29 Years 567 5.94%
30-39 Years 1,730 18.12%
40-49 Years 1,932 20.24%
50-59 Years 1,093 11.45%
60-69 Years 473 4.95%
70-79 Years 316 3.31%
80-89 Years 138 1.45%
90+ Years 25 0.26%

Groton Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 4,731 49.55%
 Female 4,816 50.45%

Groton Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 9,198 96.34%
 Hispanic/Latino 109 1.14%
 Multiracial 96 1.01%
 Asian 92 0.96%
 African-American 32 0.34%
 Amerindian 12 0.13%
 Other Race 6 0.06%
 Pacific Islander 2 0.02%

Groton Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 2,343 19.90%
2. English 1,743 14.80%
3. Italian 1,254 10.65%
4. German 1,116 9.48%
5. French Non-Basque 724 6.15%
6. United States Or American 649 5.51%
7. French Canadian 622 5.28%
8. Polish 531 4.51%
9. Scottish 512 4.35%
10. Swedish 238 2.02%

Groton Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 8,405 96.54%
2. French 85 0.98%
3. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 50 0.57%
4. Scandinavian 29 0.33%
5. Other Indic 28 0.32%
6. German 27 0.31%
7. Arabic 25 0.29%
8. Chinese 20 0.23%
9. Italian 19 0.22%
10. Greek 11 0.13%

Groton Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 9,179 96.15%
 Naturalized immigrant 207 2.17%
 Not a citizen 161 1.69%

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Groton Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Groton Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

01450 01470 01471