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Best Places To Live In West River, New Haven, CT

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  • West River, New Haven, CT
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 3,413
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score84
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,517
79
  • Shelton, CT
  • 7.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,979
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  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,103
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  • Madison Center, CT
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,404
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  • Southport, CT
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,694
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  • Newtown, CT
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,009
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  • Plantsville, CT
  • 19.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,702
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  • Portland, CT
  • 25.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,607
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  • Downtown, New Haven, CT
  • 1.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,416
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  • Milford city, CT
  • 7.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 52,005
  • One of the things I absolutely love about living in Milford, CT is the access I have to New York City without actually having to live there. I can be in New City within an hour or so, which is very
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  • Woodmont, CT
  • 6.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,425
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  • Middletown, CT
  • 22.6 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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  • Durham, CT
  • 18.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,687
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  • Wallingford Center, CT
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,634
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  • Orange, CT
  • 4.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,941
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  • Stratford, CT
  • 11.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 52,300
  • I have lived in Stratford my entire life and I truly cannot imagine living anywhere else. This quaint, little town is nestled along the coastline of Long Island Sound. The district has a total area of
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  • North Haven, CT
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,888
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  • Woodbury Center, CT
  • 21.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,520
70
  • Trumbull, CT
  • 13.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,477
70
  • Naugatuck, CT
  • 13.7 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
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  • Branford Center, CT
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,360
70
  • Oakville, CT
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,133
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  • Heritage Village, CT
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,875
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  • West Haven, CT
  • 2.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 54,972
  • West Haven was a great place to live and I enjoyed the years I spent there. Quaint and on the small side, West Haven offers a slower pace than some of the larger surrounding areas. The shoreline is
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  • Derby, CT
  • 7.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,755
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  • Meriden, CT
  • 17.8 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
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  • East Rock, New Haven, CT
  • 2.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,783
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  • Ansonia, CT
  • 6.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,950
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  • Prospect Hill, New Haven, CT
  • 1.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,674
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  • Wooster Square, New Haven, CT
  • 1.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,664
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  • East Haven, CT
  • 4.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,015
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  • Annex, New Haven, CT
  • 2.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,291
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  • Waterbury, CT
  • 18.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 109,211
  • This is not a friendly town. Dirty and crime filled. My car was stolen from the local mall the first night we went out. I was told that the only way I was getting it back was if it was pulled over, that
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  • Westville, New Haven, CT
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,106
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  • East Shore, New Haven, CT
  • 3.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,636
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  • Edgewood, New Haven, CT
  • 0.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,305
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  • Mill River, New Haven, CT
  • 2.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,084
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  • Bridgeport, CT
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 147,022
  • Bridgeport, CT is the largest city in Connecticut yet it is still quite small. I first visited the city on a school field trip years ago and late returned in 2009 with my wife. I was pleasantly surprised
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  • Dwight, New Haven, CT
  • 0.7 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,769
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  • New Haven, CT
  • 1.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 130,405
  • This city has it's good points that set it far above the normal city attractions such as Yale, the museums, the historical background, beaches, music, clubs/venues, nightlife, restaurants, festivals, and
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  • Beaver Hills, New Haven, CT
  • 1.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,849
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  • Long Wharf, New Haven, CT
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 857
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  • West Rock, New Haven, CT
  • 2.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,703
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  • Newhallville, New Haven, CT
  • 1.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,589
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  • Hill, New Haven, CT
  • 1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 13,462
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  • Fair Haven, New Haven, CT
  • 3.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 7,197
  • My boyfriend was assaulted last Sunday at 5am. Him and his best friend were up early to carpool to work when a car pulled up in front and one pulled up behind. They were robbed and beaten and he caught
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  • Dixwell, New Haven, CT
  • 1.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,889
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  • Amity, New Haven, CT
  • 2.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,894
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  • Quinnipiac, New Haven, CT
  • 3.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,242

Listed above are the best places to live in West River, New Haven, 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 - West River, New Haven, CT, followed by the best places to live near West River, New Haven, CT, sorted by Livability Score.

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