GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Top-Rated Hamden Public Schools

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West Woods School
Spring Glen School
Bear Path School
Highville Charter School
Dunbar Hill School
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Hamden Middle School

I have been very happy with Hamden Middle School. I have one child who matriculated thr...

Posted 3 days ago

Cedarhurst School

My son was at Cedarhurst for 1 year and although the small classrooms did relieve the p...

Posted 11 days ago

St Rita School

I'm a parent of two children ages 11( eleven) and 6( six) years old. I have never been ...

Posted 34 days ago

What's it like to live in Hamden?

Median household income $56,982 $67,474 $50,935
Median home price $161,000 $245,100 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)117% 131% 100%
Unemployment 8% 8% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)434
Days per year with some sun: 206
Days per year with some precipitation: 118
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 25,802
* Based on zip code 06514
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