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Canterbury is a town in Windham County, in the Willimantic metro area.
The community was named after the city in England.
The latitude of Canterbury is 41.696N. The longitude is -72.003W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 351 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,692.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Canterbury demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Windham County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, New London-Norwich area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 06331 ZIP code.
8% of Canterbury residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Canterbury ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Canterbury was $22,317, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Canterbury residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Canterbury, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $411. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,114.
Libraries in Canterbury include Canterbury Public Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Canterbury workers is 30 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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