East Haven, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 11,698 housing units in East Haven. This represents a 10.6% growth from 10,580 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 11,686 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 12 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in East Haven is about 72.8%. East Haven's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.1%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in East Haven were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom12.30%
Two Bedrooms32.30%
Three Bedrooms42.60%
Four Bedrooms8.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1959
Median Value of occupied units$127,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$99,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.92
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$613

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.50%
Home Equity Loan9.80%
Simple Mortgage50.60%
Debt Free31.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs23%