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Bantam is a borough in Litchfield County, in the Torrington metro area.
The community name derives from Algonquian for "he prays"
[NOTE: This is not the only community in Connecticut named Bantam. For links to other places called Bantam, CT, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]
The latitude of Bantam is 41.724N. The longitude is -73.236W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 922 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 801.
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11% of Bantam residents report German ancestry, and 17% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bantam ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bantam was $18,442, compared with $21,587 nationally.
15% of Bantam residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Bantam, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $434. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,225.
The average commute time for Bantam workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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