New Preston, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 570 housing units in New Preston. This represents a 2.6% decline from 585 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 61 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 509 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in New Preston is about 82.3%. New Preston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 21.6%. Average household size is 2.55 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms22.80%
Three Bedrooms31.90%
Four Bedrooms21.20%
Five Bedrooms or more13.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1951
Median Value of occupied units$220,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1943

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.60%
Home Equity Loan16.40%
Simple Mortgage32.40%
Debt Free42.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs25.4%