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Simsbury is a suburb of Hartford with a population of 24,799. Simsbury is in Hartford County and is one of the best places to live in Connecticut. Living in Simsbury offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Simsbury there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Residents of Simsbury tend to be liberal. The public schools in Simsbury are highly rated.

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About Simsbury...
Population
24,799

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$332,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,396
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    7.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    19.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    480.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    79.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    17%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    31%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    34%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    12%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  12%

Working in Simsbury

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$123,905
National
$62,843

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