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New Britain
  • Suburb of Hartford, CT

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade D+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  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 A minus

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New Britain is a suburb of Hartford with a population of 74,022. New Britain is in Hartford County. Living in New Britain offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In New Britain there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many families live in New Britain and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About New Britain...
Population
74,022

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$166,100
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,051
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    59%
  • Own
    41%
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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
    242.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.8
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    68
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    101.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    251.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,019.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    375.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    8%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    36%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    18%
    national  11%

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