Prospect in New Haven county, Connecticut

Prospect, CT

A growing suburb of Waterbury, Prospect is a quintessential Connecticut community.

Prospect is a tiny town, measuring just five miles long and four miles wide. Easy commuter access is provided by Routes 68 and 69, running through town.

Residents of the community share a refreshing sense of responsibility and involvement. Rich New England traditions such as town-wide tag sale, holiday lights contests and parades are all kept alive in Prospect.

Prospect and its neighbor Beacon Falls make up Regional School District 16. The young citizens of Prospect attend two elementary schools and a middle school in town. A state of the art high school in Beacon Falls serves students from both communities.

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

Prospect, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$295K
Up 125.0 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
$307K
Up 106.0 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Single Family Homes
232
Up 55.7 % since April 2016

Prospect, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Prospect, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$347K
Down 2.5 % since April 2016
Average Sales Price
April 2017 - Condos
$347K
Down 2.5 % since April 2016
Days on Market
April 2017 - Condos
460
Up 84.7 % since April 2016

Prospect, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Prospect, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 4.33 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 689.8
Household Size (people) 2.76
Households w/ Children 27.49 %
Annual Residential Turnover 11.10 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $579
One Bedroom $660
Two Bedroom $805
Three Bedroom $1,030
Four Bedroom $1,203

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: 9,812
Households: 3,507
Median Age: 46.36

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $99,789)

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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School Information for Prospect, CT

Public Elementary

School

ALGONQUIN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-3
30 COER RD
PROSPECT, CT 06712

COMMUNITY SCHOOL
Grades: 4-5
12 CENTER ST
PROSPECT, CT 06712

Public Middle

School

LONG RIVER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
38 COLUMBIA AVE
PROSPECT, CT 06712

Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Prospect, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Prospect, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Prospect, CT

11 Woodland Terrace, Prospect, CT 06712
$429,900

11 Woodland Terrace,
Prospect, CT 06712

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
10 Old Schoolhouse Road, Prospect, CT 06712
$199,900

10 Old Schoolhouse Road,
Prospect, CT 06712

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
101 Cherry Circle 249, Prospect, CT 06712
$368,550

101 Cherry Circle 249,
Prospect, CT 06712

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
40 Lilac Lane 168, Prospect, CT 06712
$299,995

40 Lilac Lane 168,
Prospect, CT 06712

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
85 Coachlight Circle, Prospect, CT 06712
$449,901

85 Coachlight Circle,
Prospect, CT 06712

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
26 Tress Road, Prospect, CT 06712
$499,900

26 Tress Road,
Prospect, CT 06712

4 bedrooms, 3 baths
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