Ashford in Windham county, Connecticut

Ashford, CT

Located in Windham County, Ashford covers about 39 square miles with nearly 85 percent of the town open space.

The rich industrial history of Ashford consisted of several carding, wool and tin factories dating back to the War of 1812. The Westford Glass Factory, a noted glass manufacturer in the 1870s also called Ashford home. Bottles made by Westford are prized antiques today. The ruins of the factory can still be seen in the village.

The housing found in town is mostly single-family homes, including newer construction. The majority of residents are between the ages of 25 and 49 and many of them commute to nearby Mansfield to work.

A small school system with just one local school for children through grade 8 serves the community. High school students from Ashford, Mansfield and Willington attend Regional School District 19's E.O. Smith High School in Storrs.

Ashford, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Ashford, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$167K
Down 0.3 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$194K
Up 6.2 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
62
Down 51.6 % since June 2016

Ashford, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Ashford, CT Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Ashford, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.93 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 110.3
Household Size (people) 2.51
Households w/ Children 26.84 %
Annual Residential Turnover 4.51 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $665
One Bedroom $724
Two Bedroom $938
Three Bedroom $1,174
Four Bedroom $1,293

Education

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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 4,277
Households: 1,699
Median Age: 44.00

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $76,962)

Climate & Weather

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School Information for Ashford, CT

Public Elementary

School

ASHFORD SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
440 WESTFORD RD
ASHFORD, CT 06278

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

School

KIDDERBROOK MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
22 KIDDER BROOK RD # 24
ASHFORD, CT 06278

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Ashford, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Ashford, CT

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