Haddam is a somewhat small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 8,333 people and just one neighborhood, Haddam is the 109th largest community in Connecticut.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Haddam are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Connecticut.
Occupations and Workforce
Haddam is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Haddam is a town of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Haddam who work in management occupations (17.66%), office and administrative support (15.52%) and teaching (9.05%).
Also of interest is that Haddam has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Haddam is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Haddam really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Haddam perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.