Watertown in Litchfield county, Connecticut

Watertown, CT

Nestled in the foothills of Litchfield County, Watertown has a superior public school system, diverse industry and several recreational opportunities for families.

An assortment of small shops and plazas serve the retail needs of citizens, and several restaurants are available.

Even with its extensive industrial history, Watertown manages to preserve much of the New England appeal and unharmed land of its colonial days. An exquisite town green with historic architecture from many periods surrounding it is featured in the town center.

The public school system in Watertown provides modern facilities and a traditional curriculum for students. Providing private instruction is the Taft School as well as two other parochial schools.

Mattatuck State Forest and Black Rock State Park provide recreational activities including hiking and camping along with swimming and a beautiful view of nearby towns. Picnicking and water sports are provided at Echo Lake and Sylvan Lake.

The town's recreation department offers a well-built youth athletic program, tennis, a summer day camp, swimming and golf at an 18-hole public golf course.

An active senior center provides a mixture of programs and events for Watertown's senior citizens, including a convenient minibus service.

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

Watertown, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
July 2017 - Single Family Homes
$245K
Up 34.2 % since July 2016
Average Sales Price
July 2017 - Single Family Homes
$249K
Up 14.0 % since July 2016
Days on Market
July 2017 - Single Family Homes
131
Down 22.9 % since July 2016

Watertown, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Watertown, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
July 2017 - Condos
$200K
Up 40.6 % since July 2016
Average Sales Price
July 2017 - Condos
$202K
Up 41.8 % since July 2016
Days on Market
July 2017 - Condos
92
Down 29.2 % since July 2016

Watertown, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Watertown, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -2.15 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 759.5
Household Size (people) 2.57
Households w/ Children 28.27 %
Annual Residential Turnover 0.00 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $526
One Bedroom $657
Two Bedroom $829
Three Bedroom $1,059
Four Bedroom $1,142

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: 22,031
Households: 8,476
Median Age: 45.71

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $76,655)

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 Watertown, CT

Public Elementary

School

FLETCHER W. JUDSON SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
124 HAMILTON LN
WATERTOWN, CT 06795

JOHN TRUMBULL PRIMARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-2
779 BUCKINGHAM ST
OAKVILLE, CT 06779

POLK SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
435 BUCKINGHAM ST
OAKVILLE, CT 06779

Public Middle

School

SWIFT MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
250 COLONIAL ST
OAKVILLE, CT 06779

Public High

School

WATERTOWN HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
324 FRENCH ST
WATERTOWN, CT 06795

Private/Catholic

School

THE TAFT SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
110 WOODBURY RD
WATERTOWN, CT 06795

ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
760 MAIN ST
WATERTOWN, CT 06795

ST. MARY MAGDALEN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
140 BUCKINGHAM ST
OAKVILLE, CT 06779

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Watertown, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Watertown, CT

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