Essex Village, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,328 housing units in Essex Village. This represents a 6.5% growth from 1,247 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,042 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 286 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Essex Village is about 81.1%. Essex Village's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 10.7%. Average household size is 2.1 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Essex Village were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10.40%
Two Bedrooms22.80%
Three Bedrooms39.60%
Four Bedrooms19.70%
Five Bedrooms or more7.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.27
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$336,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.38
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$850

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan8.50%
Simple Mortgage51.70%
Debt Free34.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.5%