Higganum, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 727 housing units in Higganum. This represents a 10.7% growth from 657 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 411 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 316 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Higganum is about 82.3%. Higganum's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.7%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Higganum were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.10%
One Bedroom11.60%
Two Bedrooms30.40%
Three Bedrooms37.30%
Four Bedrooms17.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.59
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$166,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.65
Median year structure was built1949
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$625

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.50%
Home Equity Loan2.90%
Simple Mortgage57.30%
Debt Free32.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.6%