Redding in Fairfield county, Connecticut

Redding, CT

The community’s diligent efforts to preserve the original charm and New England character of the town make Redding a choice place for families to live in picturesque settings.

Carefully monitored construction prevents over-development. Existing houses are attractive places, set on sprawling lots often on rolling hills and open meadows with views of classical New England stone walls. A wide variety in the housing market ensures that the needs and desires of all residents are met. The commute to New York City is made simple by a Metro North station in town.

This is all in addition to the fine public school system. The town has its own public elementary and middle schools. Joel Barlow High in Redding Ridge provides education to students from Redding and neighboring Easton.

Collis P. Huntington Park, Devil’s Den Preserve, Topstone Park and Sunset Hill Riding Academy provide many opportunities for hiking, picnicking, ice skating and cross-country skiing. Equestrian training for young residents is available at Lonetown Pony Club, and a private country club.

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

Redding, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$508K
Down 26.3 % since December 2015
Average Sales Price
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
$647K
Up 2.0 % since December 2015
Days on Market
December 2016 - Single Family Homes
124
Down 34.7 % since December 2015

Redding, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Redding, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.82 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 293.1
Household Size (people) 2.62
Households w/ Children 36.00 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.17 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $916
One Bedroom $1,136
Two Bedroom $1,445
Three Bedroom $1,824
Four Bedroom $2,156

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: 9,233
Households: 3,503
Median Age: 49.13

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $121,966)

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 Redding, CT

Public Elementary

School

REDDING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
33 LONETOWN RD
REDDING, CT 06896

Public Middle

School

JOHN READ MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
486 REDDING RD
REDDING, CT 06896

Public High

School

JOEL BARLOW HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
100 BLACK ROCK TPKE
REDDING, CT 06896

Private/Catholic

School

PINEWOOD LEARNING CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
9 PICKETTS RIDGE RD
REDDING, CT 06896

LANDMARK PRESCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
20 PORTLAND AVE
REDDING, CT 06896

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Redding, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Redding, CT

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