Best Places To Live In Connecticut 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Darien, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,190
85
  • Westport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 27,055
85
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,599
85
  • Southport, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,711
84
  • Cos Cob, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,265
84
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,520
84
  • Riverside, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,682
84
  • Greenwich, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,221
83
  • Byram, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,885
83
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,394
82
  • Pemberwick, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,058
82
  • Mystic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,905
82
  • Shelton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 40,472
82
  • Glenville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,383
82
  • Newtown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,027
82
  • Essex Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,174
82
  • Georgetown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,819
82
  • Old Saybrook Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,182
81
  • West Hartford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 63,396
81
  • Portland, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,634
81
  • Wilton Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 676
81
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 26,579
81
  • Bethel, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,471
80
  • East Hampton, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,402
80
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,418
80
  • Cannondale, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 173
80
  • Trumbull, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 36,444
80
  • Milford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,509
80
  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,264
80
  • Niantic, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,032
80
  • North Haven, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,997
80
  • Litchfield, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,430
80
  • Canton Valley, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,484
79
  • Salmon Brook, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,766
79
  • Stamford, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 125,401
79
  • Newington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 30,652
79
  • Stonington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,066
79
  • West Simsbury, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,446
79
  • Middletown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,424
79
  • Norwalk, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 87,214
79
  • Branford Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,255
79
  • Weatogue, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,012
79
  • Durham, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,924
79
  • Kensington, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,492
79
  • Watertown, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,549
79
  • Collinsville, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,851
79
  • Chester Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,761
79
  • Woodmont, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,530
79
  • Woodbury Center, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,421
78
  • Colchester, CT
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,414
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.