Fun Facts about Redding, CT 06896!

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 Some fun facts you may not have known about Redding, CT 06896!


  • The original town name was Reading, named after John Read - a lawyer and landowner.
  • The town named was officially changed to Redding in 1767 to help people with pronounciation.
  • Mark Twain was once a resident.
  • Connecticut Magazine voted Redding, CT as its second best small town in 2012.
  • Several films were filmed in the Georgetown District of Redding, including Reckless, Other People's MoneyRachel, Rachel, The Stepford Wives, and more.


June Sales in Redding, CT 06896

Redding CT 06896 June Sales Description / List

This is a list demonstarting the homes that were sold in June in Redding, CT 06896. It provides some detail as to what style of home was bought, and how many bedrooms there were!


Active Listings for the Month of July in Redding, CT 06896

Redding CT 06896 July Active Listings

This graph displays active listings for the month of July in Redding, CT 06896 organized by price range. For the month of July, the range from $625,000 to $749,000 has the most listings and the range of $1,500,000 and up has the least active listings.


4 Month Comparison of Average Sale Prices in Select Fairfield County Towns

4 Month Comparison of Average Sale Prices in Surrounding Fairfield County Towns

This graph showcases average sale prices in select Fairfield County towns, organized by month. For example, one can see that in the past four months, Westport and New Canaan have had higher average sale prices than their neighbors Wilton and Ridgefield,


Redding CT 06896 Sales History

The Redding sales history allows you to visually see the average sales prices and the number of homes sold on a yearly basis! In 2010, 76 Redding homes were sold for an average price of $701,770. By the next year, 2011, the average sales price fell to $629,891, with 79 homes contributing to this amount. Finally, the number of homes sold in 2012 jumped to 91, and the average price rose as well to $687,777.


Recently in Redding, CT 06896...

In June, 15 homes were sold for an average sales price of $463,200. So far in July, 14 homes have been sold, and there are currently 127 active listings, as well as 13 pending listings in Redding, CT 06896.


Demographic Statistics for Redding, CT 06896

  • Population: 9,158
  • Median resident age: 41
  • Estimated household income: $126,184
  • Median house or condo value in 2012: $703,376

(These figures are estimates)


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Ed Silva
RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 - Waterbury, CT
Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally

Redding is another one of those quaint towns in lower Fairfield county with a very high quality of life. I have been to that strip plaza where the original Stepford wives was shot, but I couldn't find any of those perfect wives left behind

Aug 02, 2013 10:51 AM #1
Dagny Eason
Dagny's Real Estate - Wilton, CT
Fairfield County CT, CDPE Homes For Sale and Condo

Stepford wives was New Canaan....    no strip plazas allowed in Redding.  Just rural country

Aug 02, 2013 11:06 AM #2
Joe Petrowsky
Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709 - Manchester, CT
Your Mortgage Consultant for Life

Thank you for the history, who knew? Great job with the report, easy to understand. Buyers and sellers alike are fortunate to have you available to represent them.

Make it a great weekend!

Aug 02, 2013 08:26 PM #3
Lisa Friedman
Great American Dream Realty - Essex, VT
30 Years of Real Estate Experience!

Dagny, it was nice t9o read some fun facts about Reading/Redding.

Aug 04, 2013 11:12 AM #4
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