Best Places To Live In Connecticut 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,599
87
  • Darien, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,190
86
  • Pemberwick, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,058
86
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,394
86
  • Southport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,711
85
  • Westport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,055
85
  • Mystic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,905
85
  • Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,221
85
  • Cos Cob, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,265
85
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,520
85
  • Georgetown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,819
85
  • Riverside, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,682
84
  • Newtown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,027
84
  • Essex Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,174
84
  • Old Saybrook Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,182
83
  • Shelton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,472
83
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,418
83
  • West Hartford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,396
83
  • Glenville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,383
83
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,579
83
  • Byram, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,885
83
  • Litchfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,430
83
  • East Hampton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,402
83
  • Durham, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,924
82
  • West Simsbury, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,446
82
  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,264
82
  • Stonington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,066
82
  • Portland, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,634
82
  • Wilton Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 676
82
  • Weatogue, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,012
81
  • Canton Valley, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,484
81
  • Trumbull, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 36,444
81
  • Niantic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,032
81
  • Woodmont, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,530
81
  • Kensington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,492
81
  • Colchester, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,414
81
  • Suffield Depot, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,372
81
  • Milford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,509
80
  • Collinsville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,851
80
  • Chester Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,761
80
  • Middletown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,424
80
  • Bethel, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,471
80
  • Cannondale, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 173
80
  • Saybrook Manor, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,045
80
  • Somers, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,733
80
  • Newington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,652
80
  • Salmon Brook, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,766
80
  • Stamford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 125,401
80
  • North Haven, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,997
80
  • South Coventry, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,036
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Connecticut for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Connecticut is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Connecticut has a population of 3,592,053 and a population density of 647.7 people per square mile. The capital city is Hartford and the largest city in Connecticut is Bridgeport. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.