Barkhamsted in Litchfield county, Connecticut

Barkhamsted, CT

Barkhamsted is located only 35 minutes from Hartford in northern Litchfield County. It's a peaceful, country town with carefully preserved and renovated 18th and 19th century buildings.

Quaint historic homes grace residential areas and new homes are sprinkled through the countryside. The town is made up of two villages: Riverton and Pleasant Valley.

Barkhamsted's rural beauty is preserved by thousands of acres of state forest. The 2,942-acre Peoples State Forest, the 782-acre American Legion Forest and the Barkhamsted Reservoir provide a playground for nature lovers. Outdoor activities include hiking, camping, fishing, boating and a public beach for swimming during the warmer months, as well as snowmobiling and skiing in winter. Fishing, canoeing and swimming can be done along the Farmington River.

Pleasant Valley School is the only school available in town. Middle and High school students from Barkhamsted and the surrounding towns of New Hartford, Colebrook and Norfolk attend Northwestern Regional School District 7.

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

Barkhamsted, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$270K
Up 28.7 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$270K
Up 27.8 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
64
Down 66.3 % since April 2016

Barkhamsted, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Barkhamsted, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.13 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 104.9
Household Size (people) 2.61
Households w/ Children 30.12 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $539
One Bedroom $673
Two Bedroom $850
Three Bedroom $1,086
Four Bedroom $1,171

Education

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Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 3,804
Households: 1,454
Median Age: 47.92

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $84,268)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

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Weather Risk
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School Information for Barkhamsted, CT

Public Elementary

School

BARKHAMSTED ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
65 RIPLEY HILL RD
BARKHAMSTED, CT 06063

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Barkhamsted, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Barkhamsted, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Barkhamsted, CT

24 Rust Road, Barkhamsted, CT 06063
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24 Rust Road,
Barkhamsted, CT 06063

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Barkhamsted, CT 06063

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
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33 Center Hill Rd Pleasant Vlly,
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Upcoming Open Houses in Barkhamsted, CT

24 Rust Road, Barkhamsted, CT 06063
$329,900 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
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