Skip to Main Content
East Haven

    Report Card

    grade B minus
    Overall Niche Grade
    1. Public Schools
      grade C
    2. Crime & Safety
      grade C+
    3. Housing
      grade C
    4. Nightlife
      grade B+
    5. Good for Families
      grade B minus
    6. Diversity
      grade A minus
    7. Jobs
      grade C+
    8. Weather
      grade C+
    9. Cost of Living
      grade B minus
    10. Health & Fitness
      grade B
    11. Outdoor Activities
      grade A
    12. Commute
      grade B+

    editorial

    East Haven is a with a population of 27,871. East Haven is in New Haven County. Living in East Haven offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In East Haven there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many young professionals live in East Haven and residents tend to be liberal.

    About

    Real Estate

    Median Home Value
    $262,600
    National
    $281,900
    Median Rent
    $1,342
    National
    $1,268
    Area Feel
    Dense Suburban
    Rent vs. Own
    • Rent
      25%
    • Own
      75%
    Sponsored Mortgage Options for East Haven
    Get Rates
    • Get a Verified Approval Letter (VAL)
    • 24/7 online support
    • Wide range of loan options
    • High customer satisfaction
    Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

    Map

    Home Listings

    Listings by Homes.com

    East Haven Rankings

    Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

    Crime & Safety

    Crime & Safety
    grade C+
    Based on violent and property crime rates.
    Violent Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Assault
      101
      national  282.7
    • Murder
      3.6
      national  6.1
    • Rape
      21.6
      national  40.7
    • Robbery
      46.9
      national  135.5
    Property Crimes
    • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
    • Burglary
      122.6
      national  500.1
    • Theft
      2,275.9
      national  2,042.8
    • Motor Vehicle Theft
      202
      national  284

    Residents

    Diversity
    grade A minus
    Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
    Age
    • <10 years
      8%
    • 10-17 years
      10%
    • 18-24 years
      8%
    • 25-34 years
      13%
    • 35-44 years
      12%
    • 45-54 years
      13%
    • 55-64 years
      17%
    • 65+ years
      20%
    Education Levels
    • Master's degree or higher
      9%
      national  13%
    • Bachelor's degree
      14%
      national  21%
    • Some college or associate's degree
      25%
      national  28%
    • High school diploma or equivalent
      44%
      national  26%
    • Less than high school diploma
      8%
      national  11%

    Working in East Haven

    Jobs
    grade C+
    Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
    Median Household Income
    $83,489
    National
    $75,149

    Similar Places

    Places like East Haven

    East Haven Reviews

    Rating 3.36 out of 5  72 reviews
    Rating 5 out of 5  
    Rating 5 out of 5  
    Rating 4 out of 5  

    add-to-list