West Simsbury, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 750 housing units in West Simsbury. This represents a 8.7% growth from 690 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 734 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 16 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Simsbury is about 90.9%. West Simsbury's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.5%. Average household size is 2.87 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Simsbury were built after 1969.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom6.90%
Two Bedrooms7.10%
Three Bedrooms22.80%
Four Bedrooms51.70%
Five Bedrooms or more11.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.02
Median year structure was built1968
Median Value of occupied units$275,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$875,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.37
Median year structure was built1984

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage11.20%
Home Equity Loan7.80%
Simple Mortgage59.40%
Debt Free21.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.5%