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Watertown is a town in Litchfield County, in the Torrington metro area.
The latitude of Watertown is 41.615N. The longitude is -73.117W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 620 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 21,661.
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7% of Watertown residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Watertown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Watertown was $26,044, compared with $21,587 nationally.
25% of Watertown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Watertown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $564. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,349.
Libraries in Watertown include Oakville Branch Library, Watertown Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Watertown workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 3 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Watertown between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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