Livability Score

74
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) F
Food and Drink (1) F
Newtown General Store
Deli
Robeks Fresh Juices and Smoothies
Fast Food
Oak Barrel Wine & Spirits
Alcohol
Subway
Fast Food
Ferris Acres Creamery
Sweets
Taunton Wine & Liquor
Alcohol
Misty Vale Deli
Deli
Five Guys
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Fitness (0) F
Newtown Community Center
Community Centre
Groceries (2) F
Big Y Supermarket
Grocery Store
Caraluzzi's Newtown Market
Grocery Store
Butchers Best Market
Butcher
Big Y - American Class Market
Grocery Store
Parks (4) A+
Unknown Name
Park
The Pleasance
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Ram's Pasture
Park
Dickinson Memorial Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Dickinson Memorial Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Treadwell Memorial Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Shops (0) F
Mobil Mart
Convenience Store
AT&T
Electronics
Shiny Nail Spa
Beauty
Wishing Well
Clothing
Unknown Name
Clothing
TJ Maxx
Clothing
See more Newtown amenity data

commute F

Of all people who commute, 1.0% take public transportation in Newtown.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Big Y
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
1.0%
F
See more Newtown commute data

cost of living F

The cost of living in Newtown is 135/100 - which is 15% higher than Connecticut.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
B-
See more Newtown cost of living data

crime A+

Newtown crime rates are 455 per 100k, which is 72% lower than Connecticut
Property Crime
430 crimes per 100k
A+
Violent Crime
25 crimes per 100k
A+
See more Newtown crime data

employment A+

The median income in Newtown is $142,500 - which is 99% higher than Connecticut.
Med. Household Income
$142,500
A+
Unemployment Rate
1.8%
A+
See more Newtown employment data

health A+

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (3)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A
Newtown Hook and Ladder Company
Fire Station
Newtown Police Department
Police
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Newtown Police Sub-Station
Police
Sandy Hook Fire and Rescue Company
Fire Station
Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire and Rescue
Fire Station
Newtown Fire Marshal's Office
Fire Station
Hawleyville Volunteer Fire Company
Fire Station
Dodgingtown Volunteer Fire Company
Fire Station
Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Department
Fire Station
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
B-
See more Newtown health & safety data

housing A+

Newtown home prices are $392,500 - which is 46% higher than Connecticut
Home Price
$392,500
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
-4%
D+
Home Affordability
2.8x (home price to income ratio)
A
See more Newtown housing data

schools A+

The Newtown graduation rate is 94% - which is 8% higher than Connecticut
School Test Scores
71%
B
High School Grad. Rates
94%
A+
Elementary Schools (6) F
Hawley Elementary School
St Rose Of Lima School
Reed Intermediate School
Sandy Hook Elementary School
Head O'Meadow Elementary School
Fraser Woods Montessori School
Kindercare Learning Center
Middle Gate Elementary School
Whisconier Middle School
High Schools (1) F
Newtown High School
Garner Correctional Institution
See more Newtown education data

ratings A+

Newtown has an overall rating of 86% from 4 reviews.
User Reviews (0)
From AreaVibes
User Surveys (4)
From AreaVibes
A+
See more Newtown user rating data
Amenities Commute Cost of Living Crime Employment Health & Safety Housing Schools User Ratings
Photo of Newtown, CT
( 4 Ratings )

Living in Newtown, CT

Newtown Area Facts

  • Newtown has a Livability Score of 74/100, which is considered excellent
  • Newtown crime rates are 72% lower than the Connecticut average
  • Cost of living in Newtown is 15% higher than the Connecticut average
New Real Estate Listings in Newtown Area
Search Homes for Sale in Newtown, CT

Newtown Reviews

Write a review about Newtown Tell people what you like or don't like about Newtown…
Show All Reviews

How Do You Rate The Livability In Newtown?

1. Select a livability score between 1-100
0
Awful
25
Poor
50
Average
75
Good
100
Great
2. Select any tags that apply to this area
View results

Newtown Awards

F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Newtown? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Unknown Name
The Pleasance
Unknown Name
Ram's Pasture
Dickinson Memorial Park
Unknown Name
Dickinson Memorial Park
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Food & Drink

Newtown General Store
Robeks Fresh Juices and Smoothies
Oak Barrel Wine & Spirits
Subway
Ferris Acres Creamery
Taunton Wine & Liquor
Misty Vale Deli
Five Guys

F Commute

Is public transit available in Newtown? Of all people who commute, 1.0% take public transportation in Newtown.
Drive to Work
77%

1% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
1%

4% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
0%

2% lower than the US average

A+ Health & Safety

Is Newtown a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are many hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Pharmacies

CVS Pharmacy

Doctors

Compare Newtown, CT Livability

      vs