Torrington in Litchfield county, Connecticut

Torrington, CT

The largest community in Litchfield County, Torrington, is enjoying a strong revitalization of its downtown and retail shopping districts.

Torrington's heart is its downtown, where it features new landscaping, sidewalks and paths at Coe Park. The Warner Theatre, a 1,704-seat art-deco theater that opened in 1931 as a first-run movie palace by Warner Brothers Studios, is now home to The Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts, where it trains world-class ballet dancers.

Students can attend one of five elementary schools, and continue on to the middle and high schools, where the district offers a full assortment of services for all grades.

A vocational technical school, Oliver Wolcott Technical High School serves students from surrounding towns.

Torrington has many thrilling cultural and seasonal activities. Two weeks before the Christmas holiday, there is an enchanting Christmas Village open to the public at no cost. A Summer Arts Festival is hosted every year for a week.

Burr Pond State Park provides picnic tables, hiking trails and a swimming hole, and John A. Minetto State Park has cross-country skiing trails for wintertime and a fishing pond.

Wildlife sanctuary with over 60 acres, Indian Lookout offers a stunning display of mountain laurel, which is the Connecticut state flower. Many residents enjoy the numerous parks the city has to offer.

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

Torrington, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$141K
Up 11.9 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
$137K
Up 4.2 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Single Family Homes
133
Down 17.9 % since June 2016

Torrington, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Torrington, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$75K
Up 7.3 % since June 2016
Average Sales Price
June 2017 - Condos
$82K
Up 22.1 % since June 2016
Days on Market
June 2017 - Condos
188
Up 48.0 % since June 2016

Torrington, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Torrington, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -3.06 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 887.2
Household Size (people) 2.34
Households w/ Children 23.63 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $545
One Bedroom $681
Two Bedroom $860
Three Bedroom $1,099
Four Bedroom $1,185

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: 35,268
Households: 14,750
Median Age: 43.66

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $56,151)

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 Torrington, CT

Public Elementary

School

SOUTHWEST SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
340 LITCHFIELD ST
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

FORBES SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
500 MIGEON AVE
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

TORRINGFORD SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
800 CHARLES ST
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

VOGEL-WETMORE SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
68 CHURCH ST
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

EAST SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
215 HOGAN DR
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

Public Middle

School

TORRINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
200 MIDDLE SCHOOL DR
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

Public High

School

OLIVER WOLCOTT TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
75 OLIVER ST
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

TORRINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
50 MAJOR BESSE DR
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

Private/Catholic

School

ST PETER/ST FRANCIS SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
360 PROSPECT ST
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

TORRINGTON CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
387 NEW HARWINTON RD
TORRINGTON, CT 06790

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Torrington, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Torrington, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Torrington, CT

203 Ledge Drive, Torrington, CT 06790
$115,000

203 Ledge Drive,
Torrington, CT 06790

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447 Evergreen Road, Torrington, CT 06790
$95,000

447 Evergreen Road,
Torrington, CT 06790

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
155 Silver Fox Lane, Torrington, CT 06790
$262,500

155 Silver Fox Lane,
Torrington, CT 06790

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
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$119,900

49 Darling Street,
Torrington, CT 06790

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
311, 333 & 357 University Drive, Torrington, CT 06790
$499,900

311, 333 & 357 University Drive,
Torrington, CT 06790

5 bedrooms, 3 baths
357 University Drive, Torrington, CT 06790
$324,900

357 University Drive,
Torrington, CT 06790

5 bedrooms, 3 baths
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Upcoming Open Houses in Torrington, CT

357 University Drive, Torrington, CT 06790
$324,900 | Single Family | 5 bedrooms, 3 baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Susan Belmonte

311, 333 & 357 University Drive, Torrington, CT 06790
$499,900 | Single Family | 5 bedrooms, 3 baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Susan Belmonte