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Best Places To Live In South West, Hartford, CT

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  • South West, Hartford, CT
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 6,360
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • West Hartford, CT
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 63,187
  • My husband and I took our daughter to West Hartford Connecticut last year to visit the children's museum. When we arrived we were greeted by Conny the whale a sixty foot sperm whale that we were allowed
78
  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,103
78
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • 5.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,523
78
  • Weatogue, CT
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,179
77
  • Collinsville, CT
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,693
76
  • West Simsbury, CT
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,354
76
  • Plantsville, CT
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,702
75
  • Salmon Brook, CT
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,568
75
  • Portland, CT
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,607
75
  • Tariffville, CT
  • 12.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,315
74
  • Canton Valley, CT
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,500
74
  • Newington, CT
  • 3.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,590
74
  • Simsbury Center, CT
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,968
74
  • Northwest Harwinton, CT
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,103
74
  • Crystal Lake, CT
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,068
74
  • Middletown, CT
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 46,933
  • Middletown Connecticut is one of those super cute towns that everyone should have the chance to live in at least once in their life. I was afforded the ability to live there for two glorious years. The
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  • East Hampton, CT
  • 15.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,693
73
  • Durham, CT
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,687
73
  • Wallingford Center, CT
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,634
73
  • Bristol, CT
  • 12.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 60,437
  • Many people might not think to visit a city like Bristol, CT. It's a city that is quiet and doesn't have a reputation as a vacation getaway. It is however an excellent place to visit or live. I had a
73
  • Lake Pocotopaug, CT
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,415
73
  • Kensington, CT
  • 8.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,528
72
  • Somers, CT
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,809
71
  • Colchester, CT
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,475
71
  • Moodus, CT
  • 20.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,202
70
  • Naugatuck, CT
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 31,625
  • Naugatuck is a safe borough to raise a family in. The area is very boring and most people commute to Danbury, New Haven, Milford, Hartford, and Waterbury for attractions, nightlife, restaurants, and
70
  • Suffield Depot, CT
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,534
70
  • Oakville, CT
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,133
70
  • Thomaston, CT
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,803
70
  • Terramuggus, CT
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 934
69
  • Blue Hills, CT
  • 5.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,181
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  • Coventry Lake, CT
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,166
69
  • Thompsonville, CT
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,873
68
  • Higganum, CT
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,745
68
  • North Granby, CT
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,471
67
  • Hazardville, CT
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,986
66
  • Manchester, CT
  • 10.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,364
66
  • Terryville, CT
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,431
66
  • North Meadows, Hartford, CT
  • 4.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 844
66
  • Winsted, CT
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,535
65
  • Meriden, CT
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 60,203
  • The company I work for opened a new store in the Chamberlin plaza here and I was nominated to go for the opening to oversee. I was excited about going to Connecticut because I have never been. I stayed
65
  • Windsor Locks, CT
  • 13.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,537
65
  • Sherwood Manor, CT
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,228
65
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • 2.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,396
65
  • Broad Brook, CT
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,377
62
  • New Britain, CT
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 72,876
  • I've lived in NB for 8 years but after 8 years of suffering the lack of police presence,the worst snow removal process, garbage management "debris all over the streets and sidewalks and finally "sky
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  • East Hartford, CT
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 50,834
  • As a lifelong resident of East Hartford, CT, I'm used to a slower pace of life than you would find in a bustling metropolis such as New York or Los Angeles. That isn't to say East Hartford isn't a one
59
  • Rockville, CT
  • 15.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,178
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  • Southwood Acres, CT
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,785
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  • West End, Hartford, CT
  • 3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,256

Listed above are the best places to live in South West, Hartford, CT for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - South West, Hartford, CT, followed by the best places to live near South West, Hartford, CT, sorted by Livability Score.

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