Best Places To Live In Connecticut 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score87
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,599
86
  • Darien, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,190
85
  • Pemberwick, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,058
85
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,394
85
  • Southport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,711
84
  • Westport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,055
84
  • Mystic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,905
84
  • Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,221
84
  • Cos Cob, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,265
84
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,520
84
  • Riverside, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,682
84
  • Georgetown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,819
84
  • Newtown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,027
83
  • Essex Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,174
83
  • Old Saybrook Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,182
83
  • Shelton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,472
83
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,418
82
  • West Hartford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,396
82
  • Glenville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,383
82
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,579
82
  • Byram, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,885
82
  • Litchfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,430
82
  • East Hampton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,402
82
  • 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
81
  • Wilton Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 676
81
  • 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
80
  • Kensington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,492
80
  • Colchester, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,414
80
  • Suffield Depot, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,372
80
  • 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.