Waterbury, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 46,827 housing units in Waterbury. This represents a 0.8% decline from 47,205 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 46,827 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Waterbury is about 47.6%. Waterbury's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9%. Average household size is 2.46 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Waterbury were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom15.80%
Two Bedrooms39.70%
Three Bedrooms33.20%
Four Bedrooms6.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.66
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$101,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$84,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.29
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$455

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage9.40%
Home Equity Loan6.60%
Simple Mortgage50.30%
Debt Free33.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.9%