Windsor in Hartford county, Connecticut

Windsor

Settled in 1633, Windsor is Connecticut's oldest town.

As an agricultural community, a thriving tobacco industry contributed greatly to the development and prosperity of this historic New England community.

Residents are careful to preserve the colonial appeal of their community ensuring that new construction is upheld with the overall character of town. The town has a mixture of attractive single-family homes, garden apartments and condominiums.

Historic homes, dating back to the colonial and federal periods, are carefully preserved.

Grace Episcopal Church on the green established in 1842 is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Windsor's public school system accentuates the traditional coursework and importance of individualized learning.

There are a number of lovely parks, athletic fields, tennis courts, playgrounds, tennis courts and a public gymnasium, which provides activities for residents of all ages. Windsor's Northwest Park is a 473-acre, multi-recreational facility featuring an interpretive nature center, 12 miles of trails, an operational maple sugar house, the Luddy-Taylor Connecticut Valley Tobacco Museum and more.

The town also offers Tradition Golf Club.

For those who like to canoe and kayak on the Farmington River, Strawberry Hills park is a popular destination in the summer. With seven exits in Windsor, Interstate 91, provides easy access to and from the city making it convenient for residents to commute to nearby business centers like Hartford.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$223K
5.2 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$248K
7.2 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
101
5.6 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$96K
52.4 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$106K
41.4 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
155
53.5 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) -0.29 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 981.6
Household Size (people) 2.55
Households w/ Children 28.11 %
Annual Residential Turnover 10.46 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $741
One Bedroom $946
Two Bedroom $1,183
Three Bedroom $1,469
Four Bedroom $1,683

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: 28,961
Households: 11,190
Median Age: 44.68

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $78,897)

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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Public Elementary

School

POQUONOCK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-2
1760 POQUONOCK AVE
WINDSOR, CT 06095

CLOVER STREET SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
57 CLOVER ST
WINDSOR, CT 06095

JOHN F. KENNEDY SCHOOL
Grades: 3-5
530 PARK AVE
WINDSOR, CT 06095

RIVER STREET SCHOOL
Grades: K-12
601 RIVER ST
WINDSOR, CT 06095

OLIVER ELLSWORTH SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-2
730 KENNEDY RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

MUSEUM ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
10 UNIVAC LN
WINDSOR, CT 06095

Public Middle

School

SAGE PARK MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
25 SAGE PARK RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

Public High

School

ACADEMY OF AEROSPACE AND ENGINEERING MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
1101 KENNEDY RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

WINDSOR HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
50 SAGE PARK RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

ACADEMY OF MATH AND SCIENCE - HALF DAY PROGRAM
Grades: 11-12
1101 KENNEDY RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

Private/Catholic

School

THE LOOMIS CHAFFEE SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
4 BATCHELDER RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

PRAISE POWER & PRAYER CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
Grades: K-12
209 KENNEDY RD
WINDSOR, CT 06095

MADINA ACADEMY
Grades: K-9
1 MADINA DR
WINDSOR, CT 06095

WINDSOR MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
114 PALISADO AVE
WINDSOR, CT 06095

POQUONOCK PLAYSCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
1817 POQUONOCK AVE
WINDSOR, CT 06095

ST GABRIEL SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
77 BLOOMFIELD AVE
WINDSOR, CT 06095

TRINITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
180 PARK AVE
WINDSOR, CT 06095

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Commuting to and from Windsor

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