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Southington
  • Suburb of Hartford, CT

Report Card

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

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Southington is a suburb of Hartford with a population of 43,474. Southington is in Hartford County. Living in Southington offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Southington and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Southington are above average.

About

About Southington...
Population
43,474

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$293,600
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,200
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    9.2
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    18.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    29.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    220.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,462.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    151.5
    national  284

Residents

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

Working in Southington

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$104,963
National
$75,149

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