Thompson in Windham county, Connecticut

Thompson, CT

Thompson is located in the far northeast corner of Connecticut and borders Massachusetts and Rhode Island and covers approximately 49 square miles.

Settlers arrived in Thompson in 1707 and it was incorporated in 1785.

The architecture and style of local housing exemplifies the town's prosperous history. Thompson has an exclusive blend of classic Federal Gothic and Greek Revival homes along with mill village housing, including "Bosses' Houses" and old workers' tenements.

The Historic Thompson Common, where militias trained starting with the French and Indian War until their conclusion in the mid 1800s is Thompson's "gem."

Thompson has town and state parks, a modern library and a community center. Continuing to attract racing enthusiasts from all around is the historic Thompson International Speedway.

Thompson is an ideal location for businesses with approximately 50 miles from Hartford, 30 miles from Providence and 25 miles from Worcester. It offers assorted incentives to enhance and support its economic base.

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

Thompson, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$195K
Up 147.6 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$193K
Up 112.7 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
182
Up 97.8 % since November 2015

Thompson, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Thompson, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$135K
Up 100.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condos
$135K
Up 100.0 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condos
198
Up 100.0 % since November 2015

Thompson, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Thompson, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.56 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 200.5
Household Size (people) 2.51
Households w/ Children 25.54 %
Annual Residential Turnover 9.35 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $481
One Bedroom $565
Two Bedroom $740
Three Bedroom $917
Four Bedroom $1,013

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: 9,405
Households: 3,712
Median Age: 44.51

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $66,400)

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 Thompson, CT

Public Elementary

School

MARY R. FISHER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
785 RIVERSIDE DR
NORTH GROSVENORDALE, CT 06255

Public Middle

School

THOMPSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 5-8
785 RIVERSIDE DR
NORTH GROSVENORDALE, CT 06255

Public High

School

TOURTELLOTTE MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
785 RIVERSIDE DR
NORTH GROSVENORDALE, CT 06255

Private/Catholic

School

MARIANAPOLIS PREP SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
26 CHASE RD
THOMPSON, CT 06277

SUSAN WAYNE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE
Grades: 6-12
75 CHURCH ST
THOMPSON, CT 06277

ST JOSEPH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
26 MAIN ST
NORTH GROSVENORDALE, CT 06255

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Thompson, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Thompson, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Thompson, CT

116 Sunsethill Road, Thompson, CT 06277
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Thompson, CT 06277

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Thompson, CT 06277

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Thompson, CT 06277

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Thompson, CT 06255

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Thompson, CT 06255

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$205,000

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Thompson, CT 06277

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