Sherman in Fairfield county, Connecticut

Sherman

Sherman is a lovely town in northeastern Fairfield County.

Sherman's sterling public school system is a perfect example to illustrate the unique quality of life in this charming town. Sherman School provides education for kindergarten through eighth grade. High school students are given the option of four schools in the area, although most attend New Milford High School or Shepaug Valley Regional High School in nearby Washington, Conn. There is also a privately operated nursery school available.

Numerous athletic fields, tennis courts and a town park provide residents with leisure and recreational opportunities. The state's largest body of water, Candlewood Lake, offers a pleasant beach and boat launch. Parts of Squantz Pond State Park are in Sherman. The Appalachian Trail runs through the north end of Sherman and offers hiking enthusiasts plenty of access to nature

Land preservation is very important to the residents of Sherman. The Naromi Land Trust owns and preserves more than 850 acres, has conservation limitations set on an additional 350 acres and manages 200 acres of productive farmland.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$459K
10.9 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$438K
6.8 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
146
13.6 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 1.59 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 166.2
Household Size (people) 2.58
Households w/ Children 29.86 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.95 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $896
One Bedroom $1,111
Two Bedroom $1,413
Three Bedroom $1,784
Four Bedroom $2,108

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: 3,638
Households: 1,410
Median Age: 50.54

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $110,980)

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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Public Elementary

School

SHERMAN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
2 ROUTE 37 E
SHERMAN, CT 06784

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Commuting to and from Sherman

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Featured Listings

14 Evans Hill Road, Sherman, CT 06784
$457,900

14 Evans Hill Road,
Sherman, CT 06784

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 half baths
22 Skyline Drive, Sherman, CT 06784
$449,900

22 Skyline Drive,
Sherman, CT 06784

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
69 Spring Lake Road, Sherman, CT 06784
$649,000

69 Spring Lake Road,
Sherman, CT 06784

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
2 Shore Drive, Sherman, CT 06784
$350,200

2 Shore Drive,
Sherman, CT 06784

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
2 Chapel Hill Road, Sherman, CT 06784
$709,900

2 Chapel Hill Road,
Sherman, CT 06784

8 bedrooms, 4 baths, 1 half bath
72 Lavelle Avenue, Sherman, CT 06784
$263,000

72 Lavelle Avenue,
Sherman, CT 06784

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
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