Real Estate Market Update for West Hartford, CT
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Welcome to January's Market Update. Let's take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of January. The number of active listings was down 21% from one year earlier and down 3% from the previous month This smaller inventory means that buyers who waited to buy may have had a smaller selection to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month... was just under 350-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 35% This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 280-thousand dollars. The number of units sold Decreased 22% year-over-year and Decreased 31% month-over-month Fewer sales may be indicating more opportunity for buyers to negotiate better sales terms. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
Map Information for West Hartford, CT
Area Information for West Hartford, CT
  • Population: 63,583
  • Median Age: 37.71 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.19 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Recycling Likelihood**: 124
  • Sales Tax: 5%
  • Population Density: 2,870/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 0%
  • Closest Airport: Bradley International
  • Closest College: Saint Joseph College
  • Closest Jr. College: Capital Community College
  • Median Household Income: $82,471
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12.13%
  • Median Years in Residence: 5.35 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $290,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: New Britain Rock Cats (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 33%
* Scale from 1-5** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for West Hartford, CT
Median Age: 37.71 Married: 44% Number of Households: 25,483 Households with Children: 8,256
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for West Hartford, CT

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Wolcott School 3.3 mi Public K-5 4 4
      Conard High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      St. Brigid School 4.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Duffy School 4.5 mi Public K-5 3-5 4
      Webster Hill School 4.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 5
      Solomon Schechter Day School 4.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Sedgwick Middle School 4.8 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Charter Oak Academy 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Smith School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 5
      Braeburn School 5.5 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Kingswood Oxford School 5.7 mi Private 6-12 0 5
      St. Thomas The Apostle 6.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Whiting Lane School 6.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 5
      Ben Bronz Academy 6.3 mi Private 3-12 0 4
      American School For The Deaf 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Montessori School Greater Hartford 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Morley School 6.3 mi Public K-5 4 5
      Bristow Middle School 6.5 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      Bugbee School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 4 5
      Gengras Center/st. Joseph College 7.0 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Renbrook School 7.4 mi Private K-9 0 5
      Intensive Education Academy 7.5 mi Catholic UNGRADE-UNGRADE 0 5
      Norfeldt School 7.7 mi Public K-5 4-5 4
      King Philip Middle School 7.8 mi Public 6-8 3-5 3
      Hall High School 7.8 mi Public 9-12 5 5
      Northwest Catholic High School 8.2 mi Catholic 9-12 0 3
      Aiken School 8.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      St. Timothy Middle School 8.3 mi Catholic 6-8 0 5
      Hebrew High School Of New Engla 8.4 mi Private 9-12 0 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics 2014
      Local Weather for West Hartford, CT
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.