Willimantic in Windham county, Connecticut

Willimantic, CT

The beautifully historic village of Willimantic, Connecticut is located within the town of Windham, about 35 minutes east of Hartford.

The beautifully historic village of Willimantic, Connecticut is located within the town of Windham, about 35 minutes east of Hartford.

Willimantic became known as “Thread City” because American Thread Company, the largest employer in the state at one time, was once located on the banks of Willimantic River.

The Willimantic Whitewater Partnership has encouraged the growth of the fish population, enhanced the potential for the river's recreational use and created an urban waterfront park.

The more than 17,000 residents of Willimantic care deeply about the town's image and the availability of community-oriented events. Every third Thursday, between the months of May and September, Willimantic Renaissance, Inc. hosts the 3rd Thursday Street Fest. There are musical and theatrical entertainers, more than 100 crafters and vendors, micro-brews, and street performers.

Prospect Hill Historic District is another remarkable feature of Willimantic. The 993 historic buildings, mostly of Victorian architecture, make up one of the state's largest historical districts.

There are six schools located in Willimantic.

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

Willimantic, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$111K
Up 76.3 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$111K
Up 25.7 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
241
Up 162.0 % since November 2015

Willimantic, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Willimantic, CT Condo Sales Overview

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Demographic Information for Willimantic, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.01 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 2,766.6
Household Size (people) 2.55
Households w/ Children 31.93 %
Annual Residential Turnover 21.19 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $535
One Bedroom $627
Two Bedroom $822
Three Bedroom $1,019
Four Bedroom $1,126

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
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Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 20,006
Households: 6,734
Median Age: 29.36

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $36,127)

Climate & Weather

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School Information for Willimantic, CT

Public Elementary

School

NORTH WINDHAM SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
112 JORDAN LN
NORTH WINDHAM, CT 06256

CHARLES H BARROWS STEM ACADEMY
Grades: K-8
141 TUCKIE RD
NORTH WINDHAM, CT 06256

NATCHAUG SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
123 JACKSON ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

W. B. SWEENEY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
60 OAK HILL DR
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

WINDHAM CENTER SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
45 NORTH RD
WINDHAM, CT 06280

Public Middle

School

WINDHAM MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
123 QUARRY ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

Public High

School

WINDHAM HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
355 HIGH ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

ACT MAGNET SCHOOL (ARTS AT THE CAPITOL THEATER) -
Grades: 9-12
896 MAIN ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

WINDHAM TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
210 BIRCH ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

PATH ACADEMY
Grades: 9-12
842 MAIN ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

Private/Catholic

School

MARANATHA SDA REGIONAL SCHOOL
Grades: 1-8
126 QUARRY ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

ST MARY ST JOSEPH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
35 VALLEY ST
WILLIMANTIC, CT 06226

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Willimantic, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Willimantic, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Willimantic, CT

368 North Street, Willimantic, CT 06226
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368 North Street,
Willimantic, CT 06226

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Willimantic, CT 06226

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Willimantic, CT 06226

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Willimantic, CT 06226

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368 Mansfield Avenue,
Willimantic, CT 06226

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25 Connor Street, Willimantic, CT 06226
$119,000

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Willimantic, CT 06226

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