Meriden in New Haven county, Connecticut

Meriden, CT

Meriden, also known as the "Silver City" in tribute to the successful silver and pewter industry of the 1700s, has an extensive history of industrial success.

The influence of Meriden's solid New England past is apparent in the many social, health, education and cultural services in town. Municipal and community organizations, charitable institutions, an active senior center and the YMCA provide assorted services for the good and growth of all residents.

Meriden's growing state-of-the-art hospital, Midstate Medical Center, serves numerous communities in central Connecticut. The Westfield Shopping Center, with over 1 million square feet of renovated retail space is located in Meriden, as well as several smaller shopping centers, which includes a refurbished downtown.

Hubbard Park, New England's largest municipal park, is in Meriden, and is 1,800 acres. Hubbard Park is well liked among Connecticut Residents for its holiday lights and daffodils. A famed architect, Frederick Law Olmstead designed the park.

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

Meriden, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$137K
Up 9.1 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$135K
Up 5.2 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
118
Down 13.9 % since April 2016

Meriden, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Meriden, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$70K
Down 3.8 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$76K
Up 0.4 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
127
Up 21.0 % since April 2016

Meriden, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Meriden, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.29 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,550.9
Household Size (people) 2.50
Households w/ Children 25.69 %
Annual Residential Turnover 12.34 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $772
One Bedroom $880
Two Bedroom $1,074
Three Bedroom $1,373
Four Bedroom $1,604

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: 60,693
Households: 23,951
Median Age: 39.34

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $53,849)

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 Meriden, CT

Public Elementary

School

CASIMIR PULASKI SCHOOL
Grades: 1-5
100 CLEARVIEW AVE
MERIDEN, CT 06450

JOHN BARRY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
124 COLUMBIA ST
MERIDEN, CT 06451

ROGER SHERMAN SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
64 N PEARL ST
MERIDEN, CT 06450

THOMAS HOOKER SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
70 OVERLOOK RD
MERIDEN, CT 06450

NATHAN HALE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
277 ATKINS STREET EXT
MERIDEN, CT 06450

HANOVER SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
208 MAIN ST
MERIDEN, CT 06451

ISRAEL PUTNAM SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
133 PARKER AVE
MERIDEN, CT 06450

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
426 W MAIN ST
MERIDEN, CT 06451

Public Middle

School

WASHINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
1225 N BROAD ST
MERIDEN, CT 06450

LINCOLN MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
164 CENTENNIAL AVE
MERIDEN, CT 06451

THOMAS EDISON MAGNET MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
1355 N BROAD ST
MERIDEN, CT 06450

Public High

School

H. C. WILCOX TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
298 OREGON RD
MERIDEN, CT 06451

FRANCIS T. MALONEY HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
121 GRAVEL ST
MERIDEN, CT 06450

ORVILLE H. PLATT HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
220 COE AVE
MERIDEN, CT 06451

Private/Catholic

School

KINDER GARDEN LEARNING CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
20 S BROAD TER
MERIDEN, CT 06450

OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
115 LEWIS AVE
MERIDEN, CT 06451

ST. JOSEPH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
159 W MAIN ST
MERIDEN, CT 06451

MIDSTATE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
139 CHARLES ST
MERIDEN, CT 06450

MELIORA ACADEMY
Grades: UNGRADE-UNGRADE
470 MURDOCK AVE STE 1
MERIDEN, CT 06450

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Meriden, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Meriden, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Meriden, CT

298 Swain Avenue, Meriden, CT 06450
$217,500

298 Swain Avenue,
Meriden, CT 06450

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
6 Lincoln Terrace, Meriden, CT 06451
$149,500

6 Lincoln Terrace,
Meriden, CT 06451

5 bedrooms, 2 baths
126 Catherine Drive, Meriden, CT 06450
$224,500

126 Catherine Drive,
Meriden, CT 06450

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
83 Metacomet Drive, Meriden, CT 06450
$156,500

83 Metacomet Drive,
Meriden, CT 06450

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
64 Harness Drive, Meriden, CT 06450
$219,900

64 Harness Drive,
Meriden, CT 06450

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
8 Lori Lane, Meriden, CT 06450
$186,900

8 Lori Lane,
Meriden, CT 06450

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
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Upcoming Open Houses in Meriden, CT

45 Barberry Lane, Meriden, CT 06451
$249,900 | Single Family | 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Chuck Haller

6 Lincoln Terrace, Meriden, CT 06451
$149,500 | Single Family | 5 bedrooms, 2 baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Rachael Cisz

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