Prospect is often known as “The Best Small Town in Connecticut” for its abundance of community and family living. Located just 10 miles Southeast of Waterbury, Prospect offers the feeling of a small town just minutes from the big city. The town’s population is approximately 9,200 people and constantly growing, offering both opportunities for business and residential development over the past few years. The town maintains the perfect balance between booming commercial success and the cozy-quiet of a neighborhood.
Please Visit the Town’s Website at: www.townofprospect.com
Schools: Algonquin (PK-3), Community School (4-5), Long River Middle School (6-8), Woodland Regional High School. Website: www.region16.org
Town Parks: Canfield Park, Hotchkiss Field, McGrath Park, Caplin Park
Library: Prospect Public Library (17 Center Street, Prospect Ct 06712)
Tax Data: Mill Rate 24.50 Last Evaluation 2005
Health Services: St. Mary’s Hospital and Waterbury Hospital – both within 5 minutes
Police Services: Resident Trooper (Ct. State Police) (8 Center Street, Prospect Ct 06712)