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Enfield
  • Suburb in Connecticut

Report Card

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

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Enfield is a suburb of Springfield with a population of 42,480. Enfield is in Hartford County. Living in Enfield offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Enfield and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Enfield...
Population
42,480

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$198,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,304
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    23%
  • Own
    77%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    85.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    4.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    11.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    78.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,080.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    109.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    8%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  11%

Working in Enfield

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$86,880
National
$75,149

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