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A+ Trumbull Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F Trumbull Cost of Living Cost of living is 17% higher than Connecticut
14141% more expensive than the US average
12020% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Trumbull cost of living
B+ Trumbull Crime Total crime is 25% higher than Connecticut
Total crime
2,49010% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 4110% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
4%Year over year crime is up
Trumbull crime
B Trumbull Employment Household income is 57% higher than Connecticut
Median household income
$112,674104% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$46,62256% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%1% higher than the US average
Trumbull employment
F Trumbull Housing Home value is 46% higher than Connecticut
Median home value
$392,800113% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,81391% higher than the US average
Home ownership
88%38% higher than the US average
Trumbull real estate or Trumbull rentals
A+ Trumbull Schools HS graduation rate is 7% higher than Connecticut
High school grad. rates
93%12% higher than the US average
School test scores
69%40% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
13:116% lower than the US average
Trumbull K-12 schools

Living in Trumbull, CT

Located in the state of Connecticut, Trumbull is a medium-sized city with a population of 36,477 residents. If we take a look at the last Census, the vast majority of the population falls within one racial group (87% White). Given that fact, Trumbull could be considered less diverse than other cities. If you are looking for a family friendly city, Trumbull might be a good fit as 84% of the population over 15 years old are married, and 51% have kids who are 18 years old or younger.

Whether you’re relocating to a new town to be closer to family, friends or for a new job, living in Trumbull could be a positive experience compared to other cities in Connecticut if you know where to look. Using the livability score which includes data from categories like crime, employment, housing, you can easily compare the best places to live in Trumbull and also determine if there are any nearby cities that might be a better match for your lifestyle. You can also compare Trumbull to Connecticut and the national average.

Trumbull has a livability score of 72/100 and is ranked #53 in Connecticut and #8,367 in the USA. There are seven total categories that generate the livability score. Trumbull ranks well for amenities (A+), crime (B+), education (A+) and employment (B). On a less positive note, Trumbull does not have favorable grades for the following: cost of living (F) and housing (F). If we take a look at the data, we can find out why.

Conveniently located amenities and interesting attractions are a great way to continuously enjoy Trumbull on a regular basis. Knowing that there are an abundance of amenities and things to do can ensure that you always have access to nearby grocery stores, restaurants and coffee shops.

Crime rates can be the deciding factor for anyone looking to relocate to a new area. Trumbull gets top scores for their low violent crime rates of 152 crimes per 100,000 residents, which are significantly lower than the national average.

School test scores can be an important metric in deciding if the local area schools can provide a solid educational system for children. The schools in Trumbull have a test score average of 69%, which is well above the US average.

Being close to public transportation, grocery stores, parks and other conveniences are all important when weighing your options for a new home in Trumbull. Before you determine if any of these amenities are available in the area, you will also want to know if the real estate prices in Trumbull are affordable. Median real estate prices in Trumbull come in at $392,800, which is 45.9% higher than the Connecticut average. The home price to income ratio compares the median home prices to the median household income. In Trumbull, the home price to income ratio is 3.5, which is 7.9% lower than the Connecticut average.

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Compare Trumbull, CT Livability To Other Cities

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The Quiet Life

I lived and worked in Trumbull, Connecticut for most of my life. Living in Trumbull, you'll find some of the best shopping in the area. It hosts one of the largest and most popular malls in the state, but also has a number of spread out shops which cater to the individual. You'll also find quiet neighborhoods where families dwell and open parks that you can readily access. The nightlife and restaurants are a little sparse, but with its close proximity to larger cities, you'll find a lot of nearby options that are only a few minutes away. Trumbull is also very conveniently located to a number of major roadways making getting around a breeze. essentially, its a quiet town within minutes of activity.

The best part of living in Trumbull is that if offers the opportunity to have quiet time outside of the hustle and bustle of the city, but is also close enough to major cities that you will not get bored.
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Source: The Trumbull, CT data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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