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Dwight is a neighborhood in New Haven, Connecticut in the 06511 zip code. The borders of the neighborhood are Whalley Avenue to the north, Sherman Parkway and Day Street to the west, Howe Street to the east, and George Street and Legion Avenue on the south. This is an inner-city area that has a variety of housing options. There are apartments, multi-family homes, condos, and single-family, detached homes. There is public transit available, as well as sidewalks throughout the neighborhood. The streets are tree-lined in many areas, and the neighborhood includes Victorian homes. The community is a mix of residential, commercial, and retail properties.
Hospital of St Raphael’s is located within this neighborhood. It is a full service medical facility, best known for its state-of-the-art spinal care unit. They also have exceptional elder care services. They have a brand new birth center that offers the latest in medical technology to both mothers and newborns. The St. Raphael’s Auxiliary runs a popular thrift store adjacent to the hospital.
Garden Street Playground is a pretty green space in the middle of this urban area with basketball courts, benches, and picnic tables set in an attractive, shaded area. An open grassy area is great for frisbee, impromptu ball games, or kite flying.
Calvary Baptist Church has a 140-year history in New Haven and is still active today in spreading its message. There are a variety of ministries in both Chinese and English for all members of the family.
Troup Magnet Academy of Science is a school in this neighborhood that offers classes to children in grades kindergarten through 8. It is a favorite among parents and students, and it received a GreatSchools community rating of five out of five.