Beacon Falls in New Haven county, Connecticut

Beacon Falls, CT

Beacon Falls is almost 10 square miles and is located along the Naugatuck River in southwest Connecticut. Parts of Beacon Falls came from the neighboring towns of Naugatuck, Bethany, Seymour and Oxford.

Surrounding Beacon Falls is a landscape of beautiful hills rising from the banks of the Naugatuck River. The town is easy to get to from route 8 and residents have only a short drive to the theater, playhouses, museums, and nature centers in nearby communities. For commuters, New Haven and the larger cities are easily accessible by train.

Proud of their town, many Beacon Falls residents are active in service to the community and volunteer civic activities. There are a wide assortment of housing options available including traditional single-family homes, brand new subdivisions, some apartments and delightful condominiums in a converted downtown mill.

Local treasures include the Naugatuck State Forest, which spans both sides of the spectacular Naugatuck River Scenic Gorge. There are several attractive town parks. The Pent Road Recreational Facility is an ample site for sports, with fields for baseball, basketball and soccer, tennis courts and a picnic pavilion. Exclusively for the enjoyment of local residents is Mathies Park which has over 350 acres for hiking, fishing, ice-skating and picnics.

Regional School District 16 is made up of Beacon Falls and Prospect. Both communities have elementary schools. Beacon Falls is home to a modern regional high school and Prospect has the elementary school.

Beacon Falls, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Beacon Falls, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$235K
Up 9.8 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$234K
Up 15.5 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
130
Up 19.3 % since April 2016

Beacon Falls, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Beacon Falls, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$380K
Up 33.5 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$380K
Up 33.5 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
111
Up 152.3 % since April 2016

Beacon Falls, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Beacon Falls, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 3.34 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 646.5
Household Size (people) 2.56
Households w/ Children 30.20 %
Annual Residential Turnover 5.64 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $859
One Bedroom $980
Two Bedroom $1,196
Three Bedroom $1,529
Four Bedroom $1,787

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

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

Population Demographics

Total: 6,251
Households: 2,440
Median Age: 44.10

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $85,137)

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.

Temperature
Weather Risk
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School Information for Beacon Falls, CT

Public Elementary

School

LAUREL LEDGE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
30 HIGHLAND AVE
BEACON FALLS, CT 06403

Public Middle

No data provided by vendor

Public High

School

WOODLAND REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
135 BACK RIMMON RD
BEACON FALLS, CT 06403

Private/Catholic

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Beacon Falls, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Beacon Falls, CT

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