New Britain, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 31,164 housing units in New Britain. This represents a 3.6% decline from 32,335 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 31,164 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in New Britain is about 42.7%. New Britain's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.4%. Average household size is 2.4 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in New Britain were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.50%
One Bedroom16.80%
Two Bedrooms40.90%
Three Bedrooms29.90%
Four Bedrooms7.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1952
Median Value of occupied units$96,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$82,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.3
Median year structure was built1951
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$508

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan4.30%
Simple Mortgage45.70%
Debt Free41.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%