New Milford in Litchfield county, Connecticut

New Milford, CT

Rich in New England charm, New Milford is a delightful town with pleasant neighborhoods and active community spirit.

By area, New Milford is the largest town in Connecticut at nearly 62 square miles. Close by are urban centers including Danbury and Waterbury. The main highways in town are Route 7 and Route 202.

Surrounded by natural beauty, New Milford homes are set on spacious lots. Architectural styles and sizes include historic structures, clean-lined contemporaries, traditional single-family homes and condominium complexes. Dotting the shores of Candlewood Lake are summer cottages. Gracious period homes are featured on the town green, many of which are now used as offices. Downtown are located boutiques, antiques shops and fine restaurants.

Various movies have been filmed in New Milford including Halloween II, Retribution, Mr. Deeds, All Good Things, The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, and Seepage. In addition, the house that inspired the 1946 novel and 1948 film, Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House, still stands in the Merryall section of town.

New Milford has a modern high school with extensive athletic facilities. The private Canterbury School is a well-known Roman Catholic boarding school offering cultural and athletic events for the community to enjoy. The Jose M. Ferrer Memorial Carillon is featured in the school's chapel.

A variety of theaters, museums and galleries celebrate the arts and history of town. The Village Fair Days Festival occurs yearly with traditional crafts, music, food and attracts crowds from across the region. The Elliot Pratt Nature Center delights nature lovers in the vast areas of unspoiled land for hiking, picnicking and wildlife study while The Buck's Rock Performing and Creative Arts Camp is an educational summer camp located in town.

New Milford, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

New Milford, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$260K
Up 7.4 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$284K
Down 11.4 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
146
Down 3.3 % since November 2015

New Milford, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

New Milford, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$134K
Up 27.1 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$117K
Down 6.5 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condos
101
Down 9.0 % since November 2015

New Milford, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for New Milford, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.66 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 454.1
Household Size (people) 2.62
Households w/ Children 32.70 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $709
One Bedroom $910
Two Bedroom $1,150
Three Bedroom $1,490
Four Bedroom $1,644

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: 27,957
Households: 10,551
Median Age: 43.58

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $80,615)

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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Weather Risk
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School Information for New Milford, CT

Public Elementary

School

SARAH NOBLE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
25 SUNNY VALLEY RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

HILL AND PLAIN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-2
60 OLD TOWN PARK RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

NORTHVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-2
22 HIPP RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

Public Middle

School

SCHAGHTICOKE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
23 HIPP RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

Public High

School

NEW MILFORD HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
388 DANBURY RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

Private/Catholic

School

CANTERBURY SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
101 ASPETUCK AVE
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

FAITH ACADEMY
Grades: K-12
600 DANBURY RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

KINDERCARE LEARNING CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
204 DANBURY RD
NEW MILFORD, CT 06776

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New Milford, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from New Milford, CT

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