Kent in Litchfield county, Connecticut

Kent, CT

Art has a strong hold on the hearts of the town of Kent, making it a haven for artists and gallery owners. Visitors enjoy many fine restaurants, boutiques and shops in the downtown area.

The diverse population of Kent includes weekenders from New York City, famous actors and actresses, and well-known fashion designers. All enjoy the peaceful solitude of Kent; the beautiful historic homes, mixed with contemporary designs.

There is certainly no shortage of recreation in Kent, with an abundance of local and state parks in reach. Kent Falls State park on Route 7 has an enjoyable quarter mile long trail that rises 250 to deliver stunning views of the 17 waterfalls on Falls Brook as it makes its way to the Housatonic River. The park also offers a quaint covered bridge and cozy picnic areas.

The Sloane Stanley Museum located at the Kent Furnace site, also on Route 7, features an eye catching display of early American tools, donated by artist and author Eric Sloane. Another historic feature in this cultural gem of a town is Bulls Bridge, a well photographed covered bridge.

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

Kent, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$620K
Up 11.2 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$620K
Up 13.4 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
345
Up 64.3 % since April 2016

Kent, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Kent, CT Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Kent, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 3.76 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 63.7
Household Size (people) 2.25
Households w/ Children 26.16 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $808
One Bedroom $1,010
Two Bedroom $1,274
Three Bedroom $1,629
Four Bedroom $1,756

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: 3,091
Households: 1,296
Median Age: 51.29

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $66,410)

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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School Information for Kent, CT

Public Elementary

School

KENT CENTER SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
9 JUDD AVE
KENT, CT 06757

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

School

SOUTH KENT SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
40 BULLS BRIDGE RD
SOUTH KENT, CT 06785

KENT SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1 MACEDONIA RD
KENT, CT 06757

THE MARVELWOOD SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
476 SKIFF MOUNTAIN RD
KENT, CT 06757

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Kent, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Kent, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Kent, CT

310 Kent Cornwall Road, Kent, CT 06757
$375,000

310 Kent Cornwall Road,
Kent, CT 06757

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
32 Upper Kent Hollow Road, Kent, CT 06757
$648,000

32 Upper Kent Hollow Road,
Kent, CT 06757

4 bedrooms, 2 baths
371 Kent Cornwall Road, Kent, CT 06757
$385,000

371 Kent Cornwall Road,
Kent, CT 06757

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$149,900

16 Elizabeth Street 19,
Kent, CT 06757

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$615,000

15 Mountain Road,
Kent, CT 06785

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
40 Spectacle Ridge Road, Kent, CT 06785
$2,750,000

40 Spectacle Ridge Road,
Kent, CT 06785

4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 1 half bath
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