Windsor, CT


Highest Appreciating Windsor Neighborhoods Since 2000

Windsor, CT Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Windsor Housing Market Information

With 29,016 people, 10,746 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $199,977, Windsor real estate values are some of the lowest in Connecticut, although compared to real estate around the nation, Windsor homes are still considered rather expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Windsor, accounting for 76.87% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Windsor include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 9.19%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.75%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 5.19%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Windsor. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 81.20% of Windsor's homes, and 66.73% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Windsor built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Windsor built between 1940-1969 ( 38.07%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 14.72%). There's also some housing in Windsor built between 2000 and later ( 7.34%).

Windsor Home Appreciation Rates

Homes have actually lost value in Windsor over the last then years, as home values have seen a decline of 20.59% during the ten year period. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout appreciation rate data shows Windsor home appreciation rates at -1.07%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -4.22%.

Over the last year, Windsor appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Windsor's appreciation rate has been -0.70%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Windsor were at -1.07%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -4.22%.

Notably, Windsor's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Connecticut, our data show that Windsor's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% of the other cities and towns in Connecticut.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the town. Individual neighborhoods within Windsor differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Windsor - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Windsor real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $979,000 0.1
$734,001 - $979,000 0.1
$489,001 - $734,000 1.0
$391,001 - $489,000 1.9
$294,001 - $391,000 11.7
$196,001 - $294,000 43.8
$98,001 - $196,000 36.0
$49,001 - $98,000 2.9
$0 - $49,000 2.4

Very Low for CT
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
32.2571194187273 83.4319526627219

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Windsor Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
22.62% 1.19% 4 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,437 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 81.20
Renters 18.80
Vacant 7.93

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 7.3
1970 - 1999 39.9
1940 - 1969 38.1
1939 or Older 14.7

Types of Homes

Single-Family 76.9
Townhomes 5.2
Small Apt. Buildings 8.7
Apt. Complexes 9.2
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.97
1 Bedroom 6.43
2 Bedrooms 22.36
3 Bedrooms 46.06
4 Bedrooms 20.67
5 or more bedrooms 3.50