New Haven, Connecticut 

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Population

130,322

0% Decline

Unemployment Rate

7.7%

Median Income

$37,508

Avg. Home Price

$161,700

Best Places to Live in New Haven, Connecticut

Large industrial city/College town - South coast along Long Island Sound, 75 miles northeast of New York City
Pros
-Historic downtown core
-College-town amenities
-Healthcare
Cons
-Cost of housing
-Low job growth
-Areas of urban decay

Local Listings in New, Haven, CT
 $179,000 
156 Lexington Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1440 SqFt
 $179,000 
156 Lexington Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1440 SqFt
 $169,100 
35 Stewart St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1694 SqFt
 $154,900 
93 Osborn Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1479 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About New Haven-Milford Metro Area

A city of contrasts, New Haven is a mix of colonial history, Ivy League college town, and past-its-prime industrial center. Once an important manufacturing center, it is known today as the home of prestigious Yale University. The first planned city in the American Colonies, New Haven was laid out in 1638 in nine equal squares. The New Haven Green, a square reserved for the public, is now a pedestrian area surrounded by stately trees, the Yale campus, and an assortment of museums and architecturally significant homes and churches. The downtown is generally clean and attractive and is known for its large number of trees.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Connecticut
County: New Haven County
Metro Area: New Haven-Milford Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: New Haven
Zip Codes: 06511 06513 06515 06519 06510
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 7 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in New Haven is 7.7% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Haven jobs have increased by 0.95%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Haven's cost of living is 9.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare New Haven's Cost of Living

VOTING
New Haven county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
New Haven's population is 130,322 people. Since 2000, it has had a population decline of 0.12%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in New Haven is $161,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.01%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in New Haven

SCHOOLS
New Haven public schools spend $19,622 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.9 students per teacher in New Haven. Learn More...


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Housing Market in New Haven

It's a good time to buy in New Haven. Home Appreciation is up 5.0% in the last 12 months. Browse New Haven Real Estate or Find top agents in New Haven

The median home price in New Haven is $161,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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College - 3/29/2013
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Crime - 6/20/2009
I am thinking of relocating to New Haven, Ct. but am concerned about the high crime rating. Any thoughts?... Read More

Great place to live! - 3/3/2008
Due to New Haven, CT great location between New York and Boston, educational opportunities, cultural and recreational activities on Long Island Sound and relatively mild... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT
06511 06513 06515 06519 06510

NEW LISTINGS IN NEW HAVEN CT
$179,000
156 Lexington Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$169,100
35 Stewart St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$154,900
93 Osborn Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$179,900
43 Ramsdell St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.5 |

$189,900
209 W Rock Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$180,000
382 Lighthouse Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

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