Waterbury, Connecticut Houses for Sale

Located in New Haven County and the west-central part of the state of Connecticut in the Naugatuck River, Waterbury is coextensive with the town, or township, of Waterbury. The city came to be called Waterbury because of the numerous and abundant drainage in the area. At the beginning of the 19th century, industrialization was able to stimulate the economic growth of Waterbury and eventually became the United States’ biggest brass products producer. The other manufacturers have included watches and clocks, which were marketed and made accessible by Robert H. Ingersoll, including pewters, and buttons. Also present in the city are Teikyo Post University, Naugatuck Valley Community-Technical College, as well as the extension of the University of Connecticut.

Waterbury, CT Prices for Houses for Sale

245,637 +14%
235,671 +10%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of Waterbury Homes for Purchase

244 +45%
288 +21%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

55 +10%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 287  
Police Civilians 46  
Total Arrests 1,983 (2020)
Total Incidents 7,181 (2020)
CrimeScore 42.11  
National Rank 3910th  
Statewide Rank 18th  

Local Statistics

Population 106,826 (-0.01%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,550 (-6.95%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 5
Arson 21
Assault Offenses 1,506
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 334
Counterfeiting/Forgery 81
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,534
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 435
Embezzlement 15
Extortion/Blackmail 14
Fraud Offenses 607
Gambling Offenses 1
Homicide Offenses 19
Human Trafficking 1
Kidnapping/Abduction 2
Larceny/Theft Offenses 1,983
Motor Vehicle Theft 551
Pornography/Obscene Material 17
Robbery 135
Sex Offenses 92
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 6
Stolen Property Offenses 311
Weapon Law Violations 340

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