Colchester was the first municipality in Connecticut and the 36th nationwide to earn Community Wildlife Habitat status from the National Wildlife Federation in 2010.
Westchester and North Westchester are two communities that makeup Colchester.
In 2020, Colchester, CT, was home to a population of about 5,147k, with an average age of 46.
Among the population of Colchester, Connecticut, the five main racial and ethnic groupings are White (Non-Hispanic) (86.7%), Other (Hispanic) (5.09%), White (Hispanic) (3.15%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.86%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.4%).
Nathaniel Foote, whose predecessor had moved from Colchester, England, in the early 17th century founded the Town of Colchester, CT, in 1698.
The Paugussette Indians, an Algonquian-speaking tribe of Native Americans, inhabited most of western Connecticut before the arrival of Europeans, including the area that is now Colchester. Crops like maize, beans, squash, and tobacco were staples in their agricultural lifestyle, and they also relied on fishing and ocean trade for sustenance.
Numerous saw and grist mills were built in Colchester quite quickly to meet the city’s need for lumber and grain.
Colchester is one of the greatest places in Connecticut to raise a family because of its charming rural atmosphere, closeness to Hartford, Middletown, and the Norwich/New London districts, and rapid population growth.
Colchester’s has four schools which are as follows: Colchester Elementary School (PreK-2), Jack Jackter Intermediate School (3-5), William J. Johnston Middle School (6-7), and Bacon Academy (7-8). (Grades 9–12).
The town’s average household income was $64,807, while the typical family income was $62,346. In Colchester, 79.05% of the labor force is comprised of white-collar professionals and 20% of blue-collar workers.
The homeownership rate in Colchester, CT was 57.2% and the typical house price was $213,400 in 2020.
In Colchester, the summers are warm and humid, the winters are cold and snowy, and it is often partly cloudy year-round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 20°F in winter with some days dipping into low 5°F to warmer summer months averaging 81°F daily.
Tourism experts suggest that mid-June through mid-September is the ideal time to visit Colchester for warm-weather activities.
Salmon River State Forest, Priam Vineyards, Day Pond State Park, and Colchester Mill Fabrics and Quilting are just a few of the places you may visit.
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Bucci Roofing LLC is a family-owned business that provides exceptional roofing service under the guidance of its founder Eric Bucci who has been trained under a licensed homeowner’s insurance adjuster for 2.5 years.
Eric Bucci, the founder of Bucci Roofing with over 20 years of experience in the residential roofing business, strives to educate customers on the product and process to purchase roofing solutions that protect their homes for 50 years and more.
Bucci Roofing is a preferred Owen Corning contractor specializing in wind and homeowners’ insurance claims. They have an A++ rating with BBB and no complaints since inception. Their roofing and window installers have 15 + years of experience, while siding installers have 25 + years of experience.
Bucci Roofing LLC is an Owen Corning preferred contractor and has sold high-quality residential roofing to homeowners looking for the quality they can trust.
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A message from the owner…
Due to the Corona Virus outbreak we all face challenges both work and health related. I’m happy to report that no one at or working with Bucci Roofing LLC has contracted the Corona virus. We intend to stay open to service the needs of our customers while staying focused on the health and safety of our crews, families, and community. We will continue to follow the best practices and guidelines set forth from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) as well as local and national health organizations to continue to stay ahead of the virus.
The recommendations from state and federal health officials regarding COVID-19 change daily as we respond to this pandemic. We will continue to adapt to the recommendations in the coming weeks. We appreciate your understanding during this time and wish that you and your family remain healthy and safe.
Eric C. Bucci
President Bucci Roofing LLC