Located within Connecticut, United States, the borough of Naugatuck is located in the Waterbury metropolitan area.
Naugatuck is fairly good for those who prefer a quiet atmosphere, as there are low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around the railway line.
The average year of construction for buildings in Naugatuck is 1965. In this borough, many of the dwellings are single detached homes, and small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. About 70% of the population of this borough own their home and 30% are renters. This borough has a good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
There are only a limited number of high schools and primary schools in this borough and therefore they can be a rather long walk away. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level. In terms of food, a fraction of home buyers in Naugatuck may be able to access one of approximately 10 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to use another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who value nearby restaurants and cafes.
The best approach to navigate Naugatuck is very often driving. It is especially convenient to find a place to park, and many properties for sale are a reasonably short car ride from the nearest highway. In contrast, the public transit system in this borough is not very convenient. Nonetheless, house owners profit from the Naugatuck Station with access to the Waterbury Branch. There are a few bus lines passing through the borough, and most homes are close to a bus stop. Walking is not very feasible for residents in this part of the Waterbury metropolitan area because running daily errands is impractical.