Torrington, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 16,147 housing units in Torrington. This represents a 6.5% growth from 15,161 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,799 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2,348 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Torrington is about 64.6%. Torrington's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.7%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Torrington were built after 1956.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.80%
One Bedroom13.20%
Two Bedrooms33.80%
Three Bedrooms38.20%
Four Bedrooms9.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.51
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$117,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$97,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2
Median year structure was built1952
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$529

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan6.50%
Simple Mortgage56.10%
Debt Free30.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.5%