Kent, Connecticut 

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Population

2,970

+3.9% since 2000

Unemployment Rate

6.0%

Cost of Living

119.9 / 100

Median Home Price

$506,300

Median Income

$89,348

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 4.6

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Kent, Connecticut

Living in Kent, CT is a wonderful experience. The small town has a population of just over 3,000 people, making it the perfect place to enjoy the peace and quiet of rural living. There are numerous outdoor activities to explore such as fishing, hiking, camping and more. There are also many quaint shops, restaurants and galleries to visit located around town. The community is close-knit and supportive; everyone looks out for one another which creates a strong sense of security. Overall, Kent is an idyllic place to live where you can escape the stress of city life while still being close enough to enjoy its many amenities.

State: Connecticut
County: Litchfield County
Metro Area: Torrington Metro Area
City: Kent
Zip Codes: 06757 06785
Cost of Living: 19.9% higher



Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Kent is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Kent jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Kent's cost of living is 19.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Kent's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Kent, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Litchfield county remained moderately Republican, 51.7% to 46.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Kent's population is 2,970 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 4.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Kent is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.8%.

SCHOOLS
Kent public schools spend $22,251 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 9.5 students per teacher in Kent. More Education



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Housing Market in Kent

It's a good time to buy in Kent. Home Appreciation is up 11.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Kent is .

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06757 06785

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