Waterford in New London county, Connecticut

Waterford, CT

Waterford was predominantly a Long Island Sound fishing port and agricultural center at the time of its incorporation in 1801. The local tourist industry thrives on the area's scenic appeal.

Large, older colonial houses, new construction and condominiums are available in the seaside districts and inland. Available in the seaside districts and inland are grand, older colonial houses, condominiums and new construction.

Swimming, water sports and fishing are available along the coast and at the town beach. Cultural and social destinations include Harkness Memorial State Park, which overlooks Long Island Sound and features summer concerts, a permanent art collection and a beautiful botanical display. Waterford was primarily a Long Island Sound fishing port and agricultural center at the time of its incorporation in 1801.

Offered along the coast and at the town beach are water sports, swimming and fishing. The recreation department also makes poolside fun obtainable, as well as tennis and other sports. Nature explorers take pleasure in long hikes and meandering through areas such as Millstone Point.

Cultural and social destinations consist of Harkness Memorial State Park, which overlooks Long Island Sound and hosts summer concerts, a permanent art collection and a stunning botanical display. The Eugene O'Neill Memorial Theater offers spectacular performances. The Crystal Mall, a beautiful indoor shopping center with many retail services is enjoyed by many shoppers. Shoppers enjoy the many retail offerings at the Crystal Mall, a beautiful indoor shopping center.

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

Waterford, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
May 2017 - Single Family Homes
$231K
Down 4.9 % since May 2016
Average Sales Price
May 2017 - Single Family Homes
$297K
Up 24.1 % since May 2016
Days on Market
May 2017 - Single Family Homes
118
Down 29.8 % since May 2016

Waterford, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Waterford, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
May 2017 - Condos
$122K
Down 19.0 % since May 2016
Average Sales Price
May 2017 - Condos
$124K
Up 11.4 % since May 2016
Days on Market
May 2017 - Condos
158
Up 64.6 % since May 2016

Waterford, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Waterford, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.56 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 592.3
Household Size (people) 2.39
Households w/ Children 25.71 %
Annual Residential Turnover 7.08 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $771
One Bedroom $856
Two Bedroom $1,109
Three Bedroom $1,479
Four Bedroom $1,692

Education

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Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 19,408
Households: 7,932
Median Age: 48.14

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $75,067)

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.

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Weather Risk
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School Information for Waterford, CT

Public Elementary

School

THE FRIENDSHIP SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
24 ROPE FERRY RD
WATERFORD, CT 06385

OSWEGATCHIE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
470 BOSTON POST RD
WATERFORD, CT 06385

QUAKER HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
285 BLOOMINGDALE RD
QUAKER HILL, CT 06375

GREAT NECK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
165 GREAT NECK RD
WATERFORD, CT 06385

Public Middle

School

CLARK LANE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
105 CLARK LN
WATERFORD, CT 06385

DUAL LANGUAGE ARTS ACADEMY/ACADEMIA BILINGUE DE LA
Grades: 6-8
51 DANIELS AVE
WATERFORD, CT 06385

Public High

School

WATERFORD HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
20 ROPE FERRY RD
WATERFORD, CT 06385

Private/Catholic

School

BAPTIST BIBLE ACADEMY
Grades: K-12
1144 HARTFORD TPKE
WATERFORD, CT 06385

WATERFORD COUNTRY SCHOOL
Grades: UNGRADE-UNGRADE
78 HUNTS BROOK RD
QUAKER HILL, CT 06375

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Waterford, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Waterford, CT

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Waterford, CT 06385

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$299,000

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Waterford, CT 06385

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Upcoming Open Houses in Waterford, CT

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