Preston, CT

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Preston Profile


Overview

Preston is a very small town located in the state of Connecticut. With a population of 4,707 people and just one neighborhood, Preston is the 132nd largest community in Connecticut.

Occupations and Workforce

Preston is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Preston is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Preston who work in sales jobs (13.88%), food service (11.72%), and management occupations (11.36%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Preston is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Preston’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Preston is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Preston Demographics

The population of Preston overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Preston, 24.19% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Preston in 2010 was $33,891, which is lower middle income relative to Connecticut, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $135,564 for a family of four. However, Preston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Preston is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Preston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Preston residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Preston include Irish, Polish, German, and English.

The most common language spoken in Preston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Preston, CT HOMES

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TYPE OF Preston, CT HOMES

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SIZE OF Preston, CT HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Preston 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 2.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Preston 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 18.12
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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Preston 0.101011101001110
Connecticut 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

PRESTON SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Schools in District


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District Quality Compared to Connecticut

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Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CT Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Preston Plains School
Route 164
Preston, CT, 06365
06-08
Preston Veterans' Memorial School
325 Shetucket Turnpike
Preston, CT, 06365
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.9% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.0% 32.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 5.0%

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