West Haven, Connecticut Houses for Sale

West Haven is located in the state of Connecticut and a city in New Haven County, Coincided with the township of West Haven. The area became WestFarms when an initial agreement was performed in the 1640s. Around 1675-1676 a supplementary land was split among the King Philip’s War retired soldiers. West Haven parish began to be part of Orange Town, and it was regulated around 1720. It then merged in 1822. In 1873, the town was constructed. Sadly, the disjointing of the West Haven from Orange was then happening in 1921 to become an independent town. Blacksmithing, milling, boat-building, and fishing were new businesses. Since 1853 metal clasps were already made in West Haven. Now, the production is well expanded. Chartered in 1920, New Haven University is located in the city. Attractions such as Savin Rock on Long Island Sound was a popular resort of the early 20th-century with its White City theme park; it then stopped operating in the 1960s.

West Haven, CT Prices for Houses for Sale

278,941 -2%
275,000 +8%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of West Haven Homes for Purchase

90 -38%
112 -44%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

17 -23%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 127  
Police Civilians 8  
Total Arrests 664 (2020)
Total Incidents 2,235 (2020)
CrimeScore 24.45  
National Rank 2785th  
Statewide Rank 10th  

Local Statistics

Population 54,367 (0.00%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,154 (-14.64%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 1
Arson 1
Assault Offenses 417
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 96
Counterfeiting/Forgery 14
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 316
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 186
Embezzlement 2
Extortion/Blackmail 1
Fraud Offenses 116
Homicide Offenses 3
Larceny/Theft Offenses 893
Motor Vehicle Theft 232
Pornography/Obscene Material 1
Robbery 33
Sex Offenses 25
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 5
Stolen Property Offenses 12
Weapon Law Violations 27

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