Cheshire in New Haven county, Connecticut

Cheshire

Cheshire is a warm suburban town with a strong commitment to preservation, well planned commercial and industrial growth and fulfilling the needs of all families who reside there.

Cheshire is conveniently located close to Interstates 84 and 91 and Route 691. The major industrial and business centers of Waterbury, Hartford, Fairfield County and New Have are all an easy commute away.

Cheshire has homes of all sizes, designs and price ranges to fit everyone's needs. There is no shortage of settings, from rolling hills, spacious wooded lots to former farmlands. A wide range of styles are available, classic colonial homes and sleek contemporary designs as well as functional apartments and attractive condominiums.

Citizens of all ages can enjoy a plethora of recreational opportunities supported by many local charitable organizations. There is an indoor community pool, various tennis courts and playgrounds, swimming ponds and summer camp available to residents of Cheshire.

Cheshire is also home to Linear Park, a part of the East Coast Rails to Trails initiative. This popular trail runs along the Farmington Canal, a rail line that used to transport cargo across Connecticut in the 1800s.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$325K
3.4 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$373K
12.8 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
129
18.9 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$82K
42.6 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$136K
24.9 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
113
63.8 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.37 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 897.0
Household Size (people) 2.66
Households w/ Children 34.49 %
Annual Residential Turnover 8.28 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $831
One Bedroom $986
Two Bedroom $1,211
Three Bedroom $1,543
Four Bedroom $1,778

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: 29,662
Households: 10,187
Median Age: 43.70

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $111,827)

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
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

HIGHLAND SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
490 HIGHLAND AVE
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

CHAPMAN SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
38 COUNTRY CLUB RD
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

NORTON SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
414 N BROOKSVALE RD
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

DOOLITTLE SCHOOL
Grades: 1-6
735 CORNWALL AVE
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

DARCEY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
1686 WATERBURY RD
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

Public Middle

School

DODD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
100 PARK PL
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

Public High

School

HUMISTON ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
30 SPRING ST
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

CHESHIRE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
525 S MAIN ST
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

Private/Catholic

School

THE CHESHIRE ACADEMY
Grades: 8-12
10 MAIN ST
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

WEBB SCHOOL AT CHESHIRE
Grades: K-8
725 JARVIS ST
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

ST. BRIDGET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
171 MAIN ST
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

BOULDER KNOLL MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
660 BOULDER RD
CHESHIRE, CT 06410

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Commuting to and from Cheshire

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Featured Listings

425 Wild Flower Pl, Cheshire, CT 06410
$899,000

425 Wild Flower Pl,
Cheshire, CT 06410

4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 2 half baths
495 Buckland Drive, Cheshire, CT 06410
$439,900

495 Buckland Drive,
Cheshire, CT 06410

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
47 Flagler Avenue, Cheshire, CT 06410
$259,900

47 Flagler Avenue,
Cheshire, CT 06410

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
345 Payne Drive, Cheshire, CT 06410
$454,000

345 Payne Drive,
Cheshire, CT 06410

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
35 West Ridge Court, Cheshire, CT 06410
$454,000

35 West Ridge Court,
Cheshire, CT 06410

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
752 Ives Row, Cheshire, CT 06410
$425,000

752 Ives Row,
Cheshire, CT 06410

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
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