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Chester Town, Connecticut Housing Analysis

   (County: Middlesex County)

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(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 869

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 106

Female householder, no husband present : 81

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 248

Householder not living alone : 146


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 111

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 92

All other households : 1,247


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 649

Renter-occupied housing units : 220

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 34

Renter-occupied housing units : 72

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 72

Renter-occupied housing units : 9

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 270

Renter-occupied housing units : 124


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 34

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 64

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 42

$35,000 to $39,999 : 75

$40,000 to $44,999 : 33

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 118

$60,000 to $74,999 : 168

$75,000 to $99,999 : 276

$100,000 to $124,999 : 290

$125,000 to $149,999 : 96

$150,000 to $199,999 : 95

$200,000 or more : 117


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Total : 1,670


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Occupied : 1,450

Vacant : 220


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : 22

Built 2000 to 2004 : 26

Built 1990 to 1999 : 264

Built 1980 to 1989 : 187

Built 1970 to 1979 : 153

Built 1960 to 1969 : 207

Built 1950 to 1959 : 140

Built 1940 to 1949 : 89

Built 1939 or earlier : 582


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Utility gas : 15

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 98

Electricity : 221

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,053

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 52

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 11

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 13

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 11

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 65

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $174,999 : 49

$175,000 to $199,999 : 27

$200,000 to $249,999 : 110

$250,000 to $299,999 : 149

$300,000 to $399,999 : 257

$400,000 to $499,999 : 108

$500,000 to $749,999 : 110

$750,000 to $999,999 : 70

$1,000,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 64

Home equity loan only : 213

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 11

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 499

Housing units without a mortgage : 238


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Chester Town, Connecticut)

Built 2005 or later : $625,000

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $371,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $400,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $322,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $262,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $250,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $250,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $328,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Chester Town, Connecticut: 60.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Connecticut: 66.3%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Chester Town, Connecticut

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 73.94%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 26.06%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Chester Town, Connecticut

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 26 26 $4,386,017
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

26 26 $4,386,017
2000        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,964,302
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,964,302
2001        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,837,980
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,837,980
2002        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,939,760
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

11 11 $1,939,760
2003        
  Single Family 12 12 $3,509,789
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $3,509,789
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Chester Town, CT): $65,156
Median Household Income In 2000 (Connecticut): $53,935


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Chester Town): $186,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Connecticut): $160,600


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Chester Town): $816
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Connecticut): $681


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Chester Town, Connecticut

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.0%
Electricity: 23.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 70.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 3.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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