Best Places To Live In Connecticut 2017

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,599
86
  • Darien, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,190
85
  • Mystic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,905
84
  • Southport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,711
84
  • Pemberwick, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,058
84
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,394
84
  • Newtown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,027
84
  • Westport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,055
84
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,520
84
  • Georgetown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,819
84
  • Riverside, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,682
84
  • Cos Cob, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,265
84
  • Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,221
83
  • Essex Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,174
83
  • Litchfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,430
82
  • East Hampton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,402
82
  • Old Saybrook Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,182
82
  • Portland, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,634
81
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,418
81
  • Glenville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,383
81
  • Niantic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,032
81
  • Shelton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,472
81
  • Durham, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,924
81
  • West Hartford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,396
81
  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,264
81
  • Stonington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,066
81
  • West Simsbury, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,446
81
  • Wilton Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 676
80
  • Weatogue, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,012
80
  • Byram, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,885
80
  • Bethel, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,471
80
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,579
79
  • Canton Valley, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,484
79
  • Cannondale, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 173
79
  • Suffield Depot, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,372
79
  • Newington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,652
79
  • Woodmont, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,530
79
  • Colchester, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,414
79
  • Chester Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,761
79
  • Kensington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,492
79
  • Pawcatuck, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,428
79
  • Milford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,509
79
  • Somers, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,733
78
  • Middletown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,424
78
  • Trumbull, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 36,444
78
  • Thomaston, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,727
78
  • New Preston, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 932
78
  • Salmon Brook, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,766
78
  • Collinsville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,851
78
  • North Haven, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,997
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.