Norwalk, Connecticut Houses for Sale

Located in the southwestern part of the state of Connecticut and a coextensive town of Norwalk in Fairfield County, Norwalk is situated on Long Island Sound on the Norwalk River’s mouth. The area was originally settled by the Norwalk - Noewaake or Naramauke - Indian before it was purchased and settled by colonists from Hartford. During the American Revolution in 1779, the settlement was burned down by the loyalist forces of Major General William Tryon. It was in Norwalk where Nathan Hale was captured by the British and was executed as a spy. The area’s hat manufacturing has a long-standing history and at present, Norwalk has a diversified industrial economy wherein it produces textile, machinery, electronic equipment, and hardware. Known for its oysters, and there were problems of overexploitation and pollution of the area’s waters in the 1960s, at present, oyster fisheries are still productive.

Norwalk, CT Prices for Houses for Sale

AVERAGE
1,154,801 -4%
MEDIAN
904,200 +14%

Relative Price (per sqft.)

PRICE

Listings of Norwalk Homes for Purchase

ACTIVE
334 -19%
NEW
320 -2%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

DAYS
35 +32%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 175  
Police Civilians 27  
Total Arrests 821 (2020)
Total Incidents 2,592 (2020)
CrimeScore 21.41  
National Rank 2455th  
Statewide Rank 8th  

Local Statistics

Population 88,655 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 2,082 (-4.91%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 1
Assault Offenses 705
Bribery 1
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 150
Counterfeiting/Forgery 69
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 384
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 98
Embezzlement 18
Extortion/Blackmail 15
Fraud Offenses 488
Homicide Offenses 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 7
Larceny/Theft Offenses 978
Motor Vehicle Theft 141
Pornography/Obscene Material 5
Prostitution Offenses 2
Robbery 21
Sex Offenses 31
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 5
Stolen Property Offenses 10
Weapon Law Violations 11