GreatSchools Rating: 4 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
Hamden's rating is based on its public schools' test results; 10 is best. Learn more

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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Recent Reviews

Hamden Hall School

I've gone to Hamden Hall for practically my whole life, and love it! It has wonderful a...

Posted 4 days ago

Highville Charter School

Highville Charter School offers a great education as well as exposure to wonderful expe...

Posted 29 days ago

Dunbar Hill School

Going into our 5th year at the school and our 3rd child attending. This school and it'...

Posted 44 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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