Eastford (zip 06242), Connecticut 

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Population

1,250

-12.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

8.3%

Median Income

$72,228

Median Home Price

$277,700

Median Age

48.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 4.7

summer / winter

United States / Connecticut / Worcester Metro Area / Windham County / No City / Eastford (zip 06242)

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Best Places to Live in Eastford (zip 06242), Connecticut

Mid-sized city - Center of Massachusetts between Connecticut/Rhode Island and New Hampshire border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 06242 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.
State: Connecticut
County: Windham County
Metro Area: Worcester Metro Area
City: No City
Zip Codes: Eastford (zip 06242)
Cost of Living: 3.1% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 470 ft above sea level

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Eastford, Ct Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Educated population
Local arts and culture
Central location
Cons
Economy
Harsh winters
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Worcester Metro Area

Worcester is the second largest city in Massachusetts. From its roots in the Industrial Revolution, it is evolving into a diverse research, manufacturing, and technology center, featuring a significant health care presence and a large biotechnology research park. The downtown is being gradually restored and modernized. Origins as a cultural center continue with the area’s many small museums and colleges, as well as a good set of small performing arts amenities. Mountain areas to the west and lakes mainly north offer good recreation opportunities. Cost of living is influenced by more expensive areas east and is high for local income levels.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Eastford (zip 06242) is 8.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Eastford (zip 06242) jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Eastford (zip 06242)'s cost of living is 3.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Eastford (zip 06242)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 06242 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Windham county remained Republican, 51.1% to 46.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Eastford (zip 06242)'s population is 1,250 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 12.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Eastford (zip 06242) is Real Estate: $277,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%.

SCHOOLS
Eastford (zip 06242) public schools spend $27,363 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.1 students per teacher in Eastford (zip 06242). More Education



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Housing Market in Eastford

It's a good time to buy in Eastford. Home Appreciation is up 15.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Eastford is $277,700.
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