Stratford, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 20,596 housing units in Stratford. This represents a 2.2% growth from 20,152 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 20,596 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Stratford is about 80.4%. Stratford's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Stratford were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom12%
Two Bedrooms26.40%
Three Bedrooms46.60%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.57
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$163,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$173,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$626

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6.20%
Home Equity Loan8.10%
Simple Mortgage48%
Debt Free37.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.7%