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Blue Hills, CT (Connecticut) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $145,542 (it was $98,500 in 2000)
Blue Hills:

$145,542
Connecticut:

$273,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $111,082 - $170,205

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $135,155
Here:

$135,155
State:

$405,248

Blue Hills,CT index of house prices

Total population: 2,901 (All urban)

Houses: 1,161 (1,104 occupied: 834 owner occupied, 272 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

25%
State:

34%

Housing density: 1,016 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017 in this county: $375,815.

Median contract rent in 2017: $663


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $1,390


Median gross rent in Blue Hills, CT in 2017: $755

Housing units in Blue Hills with a mortgage: 612 (30 second mortgage, 98 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 221

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,547

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $66,880

Median monthly housing costs: $1,203


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Blue Hills, Connecticut Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1956

Median year apartment built: 1963

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,250
  • In family households: 2,899 (314 male householders, 494 female householders)
    365 spouses, 961 children (809 natural, 45 adopted, 118 stepchildren), 456 grandchildren, 59 brothers or sisters, 37 parents, 24 other relatives, 172 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 336 (166 male householders (134 living alone)), 118 female householders (117 living alone)), 53 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 298 2-persons, 269 3-persons, 119 4-persons, 82 5-persons, 26 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 249 1-person, 33 2-persons.

201 married couples with children.
61 single-parent households (15 men, 46 women).

94.3% of residents of Blue Hills speak English at home.
1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).
5.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 808 (24.9%)
(80.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

5.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • 0no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 2092 bedrooms
  • 4823 bedrooms
  • 1304 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • 17no bedroom
  • 651 bedroom
  • 222 bedrooms
  • 1373 bedrooms
  • 284 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Blue Hills in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Blue Hills in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 35no vehicle
  • 2801 vehicle
  • 3192 vehicles
  • 1963 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Blue Hills in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Blue Hills in renter-occupied apartments
  • 19no vehicle
  • 1851 vehicle
  • 762 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 93 rooms
  • 544 rooms
  • 2395 rooms
  • 3206 rooms
  • 937 rooms
  • 1028 rooms
  • 129+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • 181 room
  • 382 rooms
  • 213 rooms
  • 74 rooms
  • 765 rooms
  • 1086 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 89+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
  • Blue Hills, CT household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Blue Hills, CT in 2017
  • 72Less than $10,000
  • 57$10,000 to $19,999
  • 99$20,000 to $29,999
  • 12$30,000 to $39,999
  • 174$40,000 to $49,999
  • 96$50,000 to $59,999
  • 129$60,000 to $74,999
  • 270$75,000 to $99,999
  • 116$100,000 to $124,999
  • 25$125,000 to $149,999
  • 26$150,000 to $199,999
  • 22$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Blue Hills, CT

  • Distribution of house value in Blue Hills, CT in 2017
  • 14Less than $10,000
  • 16$15,000 to $19,999
  • 5$50,000 to $59,999
  • 6$60,000 to $69,999
  • 35$80,000 to $89,999
  • 35$90,000 to $99,999
  • 161$100,000 to $124,999
  • 138$125,000 to $149,999
  • 238$150,000 to $174,999
  • 103$175,000 to $199,999
  • 26$200,000 to $249,999
  • 9$250,000 to $299,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Blue Hills, CT

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Blue Hills, CT in 2017
  • 29$250 to $299
  • 51$350 to $399
  • 13$500 to $549
  • 31$750 to $799
  • 60$900 to $999
  • 9$1,000 to $1,249
  • 20$1,500 to $1,999
  • 52No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 85.3%
Number of people working at home: 0 (0.0% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 8
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 138
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 64
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 381
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 504
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 88
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 367
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 9
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 11
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 220
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 15
  • 90 or more minutes: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Blue Hills

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 486 (53%)
  • Carpooled: 295 (32%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 133 (14%)
  • Taxi: 7 (1%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 12.3%Males
  • 1.7%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Blue Hills, Connecticut
  • 382010 or later
  • 832000 to 2009
  • 2301990 to 1999
  • 3071980 to 1989
  • 1741970 to 1979
  • 158Before 1970
Ancestries in Blue Hills, CT

First ancestries reported:

  • Jamaican: 927 (36.9%)
  • American: 39 (1.6%)
  • Irish: 22 (0.9%)
  • Barbadian: 17 (0.7%)
  • Italian: 15 (0.6%)
  • West Indian: 12 (0.5%)
  • African: 7 (0.3%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Jamaica
Blue Hills:

92.1% (745)
Connecticut:

7.2% (36,867)

Other Caribbean
Blue Hills:

3.7% (30)
Connecticut:

0.5% (2,367)

United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
Blue Hills:

3.6% (29)
Connecticut:

1.3% (6,869)

Barbados
Blue Hills:

3.3% (27)
Connecticut:

0.2% (1,114)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,611
  • Other state: 799
  • Northeast: 201
  • Midwest: 29
  • South: 602
  • West: 0

96.0% of Blue Hills residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30.4% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78.7% lived in Connecticut.


Blue Hills:

96.0%
State average:

88.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 10
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 27
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 32
  • 10th grade: 39
  • 11th grade: 8
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 64
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 500
  • Less than 1 year of college: 67
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 109
  • Associate degree: 88
  • Bachelor's degree: 51
  • Master's degree: 0
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 6
  • 9th grade: 16
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 59
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 36
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 486
  • Less than 1 year of college: 101
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 171
  • Associate degree: 206
  • Bachelor's degree: 132
  • Master's degree: 33
  • Professional school degree: 24
  • Doctorate degree: 0
Educational Attainment for Females
Blue Hills marital status for males
Blue Hills marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,020
  • Two: 62
  • 3 or 4: 18
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • 10 to 19: 13
  • 20 to 49: 53

House/condo owner moved in on average 22 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Blue Hills
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Blue Hills, CT
  • 61.1%Utility gas
  • 29.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.7%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Blue Hills, CT
  • 52.0%Utility gas
  • 32.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.5%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 28
Here:

8.6%
Connecticut:

9.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 13
Here:

9.0%
Connecticut:

12.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 55
Here:

36.2%
Connecticut:

32.5%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability