Best Places To Live In Connecticut 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Darien, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,758
85
  • Riverside, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,829
85
  • Westport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,516
84
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,935
84
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,622
84
  • Cos Cob, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,605
84
  • Southport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,746
83
  • Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,960
82
  • Glenville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,210
82
  • Mystic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,849
82
  • Portland, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,911
82
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,477
82
  • Shelton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 39,641
81
  • Pemberwick, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,639
81
  • Essex Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,633
81
  • Old Saybrook Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,319
81
  • West Hartford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,157
80
  • Bethel, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,028
80
  • North Haven, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,037
80
  • Madison Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,445
80
  • Newtown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,987
80
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,544
80
  • Milford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,115
80
  • Trumbull, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 36,008
80
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,670
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 3,572,213 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.