Manchester in Hartford county, Connecticut

Manchester

Manchester offers suburban neighborhoods, convenience and plenty of entertainment options.

Manchester boasts numerous shops and services in the town center along with corporate offices and small businesses. The Shoppes at Buckland Hills and The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk are popular shopping destinations.

For more entertainment, there is a local symphony and The Gilbert and Sullivan Players. The Lutz Children's Museum offers nature and science exhibits. Manchester also has a large selection of restaurants throughout town.

With more than 1,000 acres of parks, Manchester includes Wickham Park, Fletcher Moss Park and Botanical Gardens and Northwest Park. On Thanksgiving Day, the annual Manchester Road Race draws 10,000 runners.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$172K
30.3 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$185K
15.7 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
122
10.3 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$109K
9.9 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$115K
15.4 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
152
28.8 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.03 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,126.0
Household Size (people) 2.32
Households w/ Children 27.10 %
Annual Residential Turnover 13.43 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $822
One Bedroom $1,049
Two Bedroom $1,312
Three Bedroom $1,628
Four Bedroom $1,866

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: 58,258
Households: 24,713
Median Age: 38.66

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $63,670)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

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

ELISABETH M. BENNET ACADEMY
Grades: 6-6
1151 MAIN ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

MARTIN SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
140 DARTMOUTH RD
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

ROBERTSON SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
65 N SCHOOL ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

BOWERS SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
141 PRINCETON ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

WASHINGTON SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
94 CEDAR ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

KEENEY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
179 KEENEY ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

VERPLANCK SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
126 OLCOTT ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

WADDELL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
163 BROAD ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

ODYSSEY COMMUNITY SCHOOL
Grades: K-8
579 MIDDLE TPKE W
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

BUCKLEY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
250 VERNON ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

Public Middle

School

MANCHESTER REGIONAL ACADEMY
Grades: 7-12
665 WETHERELL ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

ILLING MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
227 MIDDLE TPKE E
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

Public High

School

HOWELL CHENEY TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
791 MIDDLE TPKE W
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

MANCHESTER HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
134 MIDDLE TPKE E
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

GREAT PATH ACADEMY AT MCC
Grades: 9-12
MS#2
MANCHESTER, CT 06045

Private/Catholic

School

EAST CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
115 NEW STATE RD
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

CLINICAL DAY SCHOOL - MANCHESTER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
Grades: 7-12
71 HAYNES ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

ASSUMPTION SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
27 ADAMS ST S
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

THE CHILDREN'S PLACE INC
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
452 TOLLAND TPKE
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

BIRCH MOUNTAIN DAY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
645 BIRCH MOUNTAIN RD
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
481 SPRING ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

ST JAMES SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
73 PARK ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06040

ST BRIDGET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
74 MAIN ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

THE CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
236 MAIN ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

COMMUNITY CHILD GUIDANCE CLINIC
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
317 N MAIN ST
MANCHESTER, CT 06042

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