Stratford in Fairfield county, Connecticut

Stratford

Stratford is a delightful coastal community has an active historical society devoted to preserving the magic of yesterday, while a master plan carefully monitors growth to maintain a well-balanced housing market.

Still within an hour's drive of New York City, Stratford is the easternmost town in Fairfield County.

Stratford has an excellent educational system with a balanced curriculum including vocational and technical education at the secondary level.

Located along Long Island Sound, residents have a wealth of recreational opportunities, with two public beaches, five marinas, several fishing piers and two public boat launches.

Residents also take pleasure in the 250-acre town-owned Roosevelt Forest and the Great Meadows Salt Marsh, which is one of the largest unditched salt marshes that still remains in New England, and has become a portion of the Steward B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge.

Median Sales Price
August 2016 - Single Family Homes
$235K
4.3 % since August 2015
Average Sales Price
August 2016 - Single Family Homes
$239K
2.5 % since August 2015
Days on Market
August 2016 - Single Family Homes
107
17.8 % since August 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
August 2016 - Condominiums
$194K
4.4 % since August 2015
Average Sales Price
August 2016 - Condominiums
$178K
2.0 % since August 2015
Days on Market
August 2016 - Condominiums
136
2.9 % since August 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.65 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,958.7
Household Size (people) 2.54
Households w/ Children 26.56 %
Annual Residential Turnover 5.50 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $785
One Bedroom $973
Two Bedroom $1,239
Three Bedroom $1,563
Four Bedroom $1,848

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: 51,720
Households: 20,263
Median Age: 43.39

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $66,996)

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

STRATFORD ACADEMY - JOHNSON HOUSE
Grades: 3-6
719 BIRDSEYE ST
STRATFORD, CT 06615

STRATFORD ACADEMY - HONEYSPOT HOUSE
Grades: K-2
55 FOTCH ST
STRATFORD, CT 06615

LORDSHIP SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
254 CROWN ST
STRATFORD, CT 06615

WILCOXSON SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
600 WILCOXSON AVE
STRATFORD, CT 06614

CHAPEL SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
380 CHAPEL ST
STRATFORD, CT 06614

ELI WHITNEY SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
1130 HUNTINGTON RD
STRATFORD, CT 06614

NICHOLS SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
396 NICHOLS AVE
STRATFORD, CT 06614

FRANKLIN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
1895 BARNUM AVE
STRATFORD, CT 06614

SECOND HILL LANE SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
65 2ND HILL LN
STRATFORD, CT 06614

Public Middle

School

DAVID WOOSTER MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
150 LINCOLN ST
STRATFORD, CT 06614

HARRY B. FLOOD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
490 CHAPEL ST
STRATFORD, CT 06614

Public High

School

STRATFORD HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
45 N PARADE ST
STRATFORD, CT 06615

BUNNELL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1 BULLDOG BLVD
STRATFORD, CT 06614

Private/Catholic

School

ST JAMES SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
50 HARVEY PL
STRATFORD, CT 06615

WHITE OAK BAPTIST ACADEMY
Grades: K-12
5344 MAIN ST
STRATFORD, CT 06614

ST MARK SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
500 WIGWAM LN
STRATFORD, CT 06614

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Commuting to and from Stratford

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