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Best Places To Live In Bridgeport, CT

  • Bridgeport, CT
  • Your matching location
  • 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…[read more]


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score88
  • Cannondale, CT
  • 12.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 92
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,000
  • Westport, CT
  • 9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 27,511
  • I have enjoyed the last three years living in Westport, Connecticut a city that has excellent schools and safe environment for raising kids and establishing community within this small multicultural…[read more]
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,795
  • Southport, CT
  • 6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,694
  • Setauket-East Setauket, NY
  • 18.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 14,174
  • I don’t know about living in East Setauket. The residential costs are expensive and the rent there is pricey unless you could afford the extra payments. Despite the liabilities of living there I like…[read more]
  • Poquott, NY
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 868
  • Belle Terre, NY
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 725
  • Shippan, Stamford, CT
  • 20.4 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,594
  • Northport, NY
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,393
  • Huntington Bay, NY
  • 22.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,516
  • Darien, CT
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 21,519
  • I lived in Darien, CT during my first marriage, and I have to say that it is a lovely place to live, for those who are wealthy enough to afford living there. Darien is definitely an affluent area. When…[read more]
  • Stony Brook, NY
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,437
  • Stony brook is a nice Long Island town that is well known for the SUNY university in the town which is one of the leading science schools in the country. The town of Stony brook is much more than just a…[read more]
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,552
  • Have lived in Ridgefield for 25 years and love it I commute to Stamford and do not need to use the highways. it is a easy commute to many…[read more]
  • North Haven, CT
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 23,888
  • North Haven, Connecticut is a gorgeous city with beautiful buildings and a lovely scenery. I have been to North Haven numerous times and love going back each and every time. The weather is constantly…[read more]
  • Woodmont, CT
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,425
  • Georgetown, CT
  • 13 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,821
  • Shelton, CT
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 40,979
  • All in all, Shelton, CT, isn't that bad of a place to live. It is a town with a population of around 40,000, and like any town of that size it will have its ups and downs. I lived here for several years…[read more]
  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,362
  • I've been living in Mount Sinai New York for the past 7 years and have enjoyed the small town culture here and the close proximity to the beach so I've been able to enjoy boating and jet skiing on many a…[read more]
  • Wallingford Center, CT
  • 26.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 17,634
  • Taking time off from work to enjoy where you live is a must, and this fact is definitely true living in Wallingford Center. No matter your background, demographic, or lifestyle choice, you will find a…[read more]
  • Shoreham, NY
  • 21.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 406
  • Trumbull, CT
  • 3.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 36,477
  • I lived and worked in Trumbull, Connecticut for most of my life. Living in Trumbull, you'll find some of the best shopping in the area. It hosts one of the largest and most popular malls in the state,…[read more]
  • Miller Place, NY
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 11,985
  • My family and I are glad to call Miller Place, New York home. Living in Miller Place, New York provides us with a great community to live. The schools that my children attend are absolutely fabulous.…[read more]
  • Orange, CT
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,941
  • You can come to Orange, Connecticut and visit Splat Art Studios for some art classes, and kids' activities, you can head out to the Adventure Park at the Discovery Museum for a great afternoon of fun and…[read more]
  • Bayville, NY
  • 27.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,745
  • Wilton Center, CT
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 675
  • Newtown, CT
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,009
  • Branford Center, CT
  • 20.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,360
  • Milford city, CT
  • 7.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 52,005
  • My favorite thing to do in Milford, CT is taking my family to the beach. The best areas in Milford are Long Island Sound and Walnut beaches because they offer the perfect scenery for sightseers like…[read more]
  • Sound Beach, NY
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,001
  • Sound Beach is a cozy beach community on the North Shore of Long Island. The hamlet has two beautiful private beaches which require membership to visit. The location is very close in proximity to the…[read more]
  • Centerport, NY
  • 21.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,251
  • Fort Salonga, NY
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,835
  • Stony Brook University, NY
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,150
  • East Haven, CT
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 29,015
  • I absolutely love living in East Haven! I live in a condo in the section of Momauguin in East Haven, which is remotely close to the shore. The other sections of East Haven include the Foxon area, which…[read more]
  • Newfield, Stamford, CT
  • 18 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,325
  • Scotts Corners, NY
  • 18.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 626
  • Bethel, CT
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,541
  • Lloyd Harbor, NY
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,696
  • Nissequogue, NY
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,536
  • Turn Of River, Stamford, CT
  • 19.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 12,560
  • Stratford, CT
  • 3.7 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…[read more]
  • Port Jefferson Station, NY
  • 19.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,279
  • Roxbury, Stamford, CT
  • 20.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,147
  • Putnam Lake, NY
  • 27 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,666
  • Wading River, NY
  • 25.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,742
  • Rocky Point, NY
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 13,597
  • I have lived in Rocky Point, New York for 12 years and I can really say that this is home now. We are considered to be a suburb of New York City, but you would never know by the hometown feel that you…[read more]
  • Old Field, NY
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 849
  • Palmers Hill, Stamford, CT
  • 20.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,146
  • Asharoken, NY
  • 19.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 486
  • Eatons Neck, NY
  • 20.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,506

Listed above are the best places to live in Bridgeport, CT for 2019. 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 - Bridgeport, CT, followed by the best places to live near Bridgeport, CT, sorted by Livability Score.

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