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Plainville Public Library

Rankings
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Library Scout State Rank™

#72
in Connecticut

Library Scout National Rank™

#2,452

Popularity Score

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People love visiting!

Visitors Score

👣 👣 👣 👣
Plainville Public Library gets a lot of visitors
Overview
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The Plainville Public Library is located in Plainville, Connecticut. It serves a population of about 17,773 people.

Library Scout ranks the Plainville Public Library as the #72 best library in Connecticut and the #2,452 best in the nation.

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What's great about Plainville Public Library?

Avid Reader Score

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Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor

Library Programs Score

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Many library programs!

Popularity Score

❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
People love visiting!

Visitors Score

👣 👣 👣 👣
Plainville Public Library gets a lot of visitors

Computer Availability Score

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Some computers
15 compared to 32 nationally

Librarians Score

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Lots of librarians!
Branches
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Plainville Public Library
56 East Main Street
Plainville, Connecticut 06062

About
🏠 56 East Main Street
Plainville, Connecticut 06062
State
📞 (860) 793-1446
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Popularity
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Popularity Score

❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️ ❤️
People love visiting!

How often do people visit?

18
per year

Visitors Score

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Plainville Public Library gets a lot of visitors

Average Daily Visitors

345
Books, Music & Movies
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Books, CDs, and Videos Available

Number of Items
Source: Library Scout
Bookworms
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Avid Reader Score

📚📚📚📚📚
Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor

Library Checkouts per Visitor

21
compared to 14 nationally
Programs
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Library programs are an excellent way to meet other people in your community, continue your learning, or help your children meet friends and learn.

All Library Programs Score

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Many library programs!

All Library Programs

505
compared with 562 programs nationally

Children's Programs Score

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Tons of children's programs!

Children's Programs

406
compared with 310 programs nationally

Young Adult Programs Score

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Lots of young adult programs!

Young Adult Programs

16
compared with 55 programs nationally
Librarians
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Librarians Score

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Lots of librarians!

Librarians

10

Average Library Staff Salary

$48,717
Funding
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How well funded is the Plainville Public Library?

Funding Score

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Moderately Well Funded

Library Funding

$40
per person in library district
Funds per library user is above the 40th percentile nationally
Methodology
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The Library Scout ranking rigorously analyzes public data to help you find the best library near you. Our methodology takes into account several factors including the library's total funding relative to the population it serves, the number of paid full-time employees relative to the population it services, the number of electronic and physical items in circulation, the number of library visits, the number of library programs, and the number of computers available for public use.