Wethersfield in Hartford county, Connecticut

Wethersfield, CT

The pleasant colonial character of Wethersfield's early days is apparent in the outstanding number of preserved homes and buildings, predominantly in Old Wethersfield, a historic district of 17th and 18th century architecture.

In town, there are four buildings that are considered historic landmarks on the National Register of Historic Places.

Enhancing Wethersfield's appeal is its close proximity to Hartford for employment, shopping and entertainment, along with its prime location on the Connecticut River.

Outstanding recreational activities include tennis, ice skating, swimming and golf, as well as organized team sports and a summer day camp. Marine delights are at scenic Wethersfield Cove, a natural inlet on the Connecticut River. Heritage Way, is a multi-use path that links Wethersfield's open areas and recreational facilities together.

Residents passionately support a modern school system, which includes five elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. There are also many preschools available. The Wethersfield Museum at the Keeney Memorial Cultural Center has rotating exhibits that highlight local and state history and is maintained by the Wethersfield Historical Society.

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

Wethersfield, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$234K
Up 11.2 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
$271K
Up 10.5 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Single Family Homes
97
Down 27.6 % since February 2016

Wethersfield, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Wethersfield, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$115K
Down 58.9 % since February 2016
Average Sales Price
February 2017 - Condos
$115K
Down 58.9 % since February 2016
Days on Market
February 2017 - Condos
63
Down 29.2 % since February 2016

Wethersfield, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Wethersfield, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.13 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,169.1
Household Size (people) 2.37
Households w/ Children 28.34 %
Annual Residential Turnover 6.04 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $690
One Bedroom $881
Two Bedroom $1,101
Three Bedroom $1,367
Four Bedroom $1,566

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: 26,702
Households: 11,162
Median Age: 46.30

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $77,924)

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 Wethersfield, CT

Public Elementary

School

DISCOVERY ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
176 CUMBERLAND AVE
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

CHARLES WRIGHT SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
186 NOTT ST
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

ALFRED W. HANMER SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
50 FRANCIS ST
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

HIGHCREST SCHOOL
Grades: K-6
95 HIGHCREST RD
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

SAMUEL B. WEBB ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
51 WILLOW ST
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

EMERSON-WILLIAMS SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
461 WELLS RD
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

SOUNDBRIDGE
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
123 PROGRESS DR
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

Public Middle

School

SILAS DEANE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
551 SILAS DEANE HWY
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

Public High

School

WETHERSFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
411 WOLCOTT HILL RD
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

Private/Catholic

School

CORPUS CHRISTI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
581 SILAS DEANE HWY
WETHERSFIELD, CT 06109

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Wethersfield, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Wethersfield, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Wethersfield, CT

346 Prospect Street, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$289,900

346 Prospect Street,
Wethersfield, CT 06109

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
23 Barstow Drive, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$244,900

23 Barstow Drive,
Wethersfield, CT 06109

4 bedrooms, 2 baths
14 Cummings Avenue, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$207,900

14 Cummings Avenue,
Wethersfield, CT 06109

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
411 Ridge Road, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$299,500

411 Ridge Road,
Wethersfield, CT 06109

4 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
27 Onlook Road, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$287,000

27 Onlook Road,
Wethersfield, CT 06109

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
29 Spring Street, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$129,900

29 Spring Street,
Wethersfield, CT 06109

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
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Upcoming Open Houses in Wethersfield, CT

14 Cummings Avenue, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$207,900 | Single Family | 3 bedrooms, 2 baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Patrick Mahoney

346 Prospect Street, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$289,900 | Single Family | 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Roseanne Scacca

23 Barstow Drive, Wethersfield, CT 06109
$244,900 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 2 baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Patrick Mahoney