Local Philanthropy

The Community Foundation serves Connecticut's Northwest Corner, including the 20 towns of Barkhamsted, Bethlehem, Canaan (Falls Village), Colebrook, Cornwall, Goshen, Hartland, Harwinton, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Hartford, Norfolk, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, Torrington, Warren, Washington, and Winchester/Winsted.

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Sharon

  • Population: 2,746
  • Poverty rate: 6.2%
  • Unemployment: 4.3%
  • Median Income: $72,083
  • Public School Enrollment: 605 (regional)

Salisbury

  • Population: 3,708
  • Poverty rate: 3.3%
  • Unemployment: 4.1%
  • Median Income: $84,141
  • Public School Enrollment: 707 (regional)

Kent

  • Population: 2,951
  • Poverty rate: 9.1%
  • Unemployment: 4.5%
  • Median Income: 64,648
  • Public School Enrollment: 700 (regional)

North Canaan

  • Population: 3,262
  • Poverty rate: 8.7%
  • Unemployment: 5.4%
  • Median Income: $63,607
  • Public School Enrollment: 723 (regional)

Canaan

  • Population: 1,240
  • Poverty rate: 6.2%
  • Unemployment: 5.2%
  • Median Income: $68,021
  • Public School Enrollment: 505 (regional)

Cornwall

  • Population: 1,505
  • Poverty rate: 8.6 %
  • Unemployment: 3.7%
  • Median Income: $80,234
  • Public School Enrollment: 533 (regional)

Warren

  • Population: 1,390
  • Poverty rate: 10.2%
  • Unemployment: 5.9%
  • Median Income: $100,250
  • Public School Enrollment: 995 (regional)

Washington

  • Population: 3,529
  • Poverty rate: 5.9%
  • Unemployment: 4.7%
  • Median Income: $77,125
  • Public School Enrollment: 796 (regional)

Norfolk

  • Population: 1,486
  • Poverty rate: 9.2%
  • Unemployment: 6.0%
  • Median Income: $73,188
  • Public School Enrollment: 1,239 (regional)

Goshen

  • Population: 2,956
  • Poverty rate: 14.2%
  • Unemployment: 5.1%
  • Median Income: $81,528
  • Public School Enrollment: 995 (regional)

Litchfield

  • Population: 8,365
  • Poverty rate: 5.2%
  • Unemployment: 5.1%
  • Median Income: $82,188
  • Public School Enrollment: 984

Morris

  • Population: 2,289
  • Poverty rate: 4.3%
  • Unemployment: 5.0%
  • Median Income: $84,464
  • Public School Enrollment: 995 (regional)

Bethlehem

  • Population: 3,551
  • Poverty rate: 7.7%
  • Unemployment: 5.4%
  • Median Income: $88,616
  • Public School Enrollment: 1,880 (regional)

Colebrook

  • Population: 1,594
  • Poverty rate: 4.1%
  • Unemployment: 5.3%
  • Median Income: $78,854
  • Public School Enrollment: 1,221 (regional)

Winchester

  • Population: 11,089
  • Poverty rate: 8.2%
  • Unemployment: 7.1%
  • Median Income: $60,163
  • Public School Enrollment: 626

Torrington

  • Population: 35,774
  • Poverty rate: 11.1%
  • Unemployment: 7.2%
  • Median Income: $55,460
  • Public School Enrollment: 4,260

Hartland

  • Population: 2,211
  • Poverty rate: 5.2%
  • Unemployment: 5.1%
  • Median Income: $91,550
  • Public School Enrollment: 204

Barkhamsted

  • Population: 3,749
  • Poverty rate: 1.5%
  • Unemployment: 5.3%
  • Median Income: $81,790
  • Public School Enrollment: 1,429 (regional)

New Hartford

  • Population: 6,910
  • Poverty rate: 1.6%
  • Unemployment: 5.7%
  • Median Income: $82,245
  • Public School Enrollment: 1,667 (regional)

Harwinton

  • Population: 5,592
  • Poverty rate: 6.3%
  • Unemployment: 5.1%
  • Median Income: $91,802
  • Public School Enrollment: 2,563 (regional)

Contact your Community Foundation staff at: (860) 626-1245 to discuss your charitable giving options and goals.