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Best Places To Live In Bridgeport, CT

  • Bridgeport, CT
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 147,022
  • This is a high crime area. There are gang fights and someone is shot, assaulted or car jacked every day. I worked downtown years ago and had to run the red lights to avoid people jumping up and down on…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score95
  • Cannondale, CT
  • City: 12.1mi / 19.4km away
  • Population: 92
  • Old Greenwich, CT
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 7,000
  • Westport, CT
  • City: 9.0mi / 14.4km away
  • 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]
  • Shippan, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 20.4mi / 32.8km away
  • Population: 1,594
  • Northport, NY
  • City: 21.1mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 7,393
  • Setauket-East Setauket, NY
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • 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]
  • Stony Brook, NY
  • City: 19.8mi / 31.8km away
  • 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]
  • Southport, CT
  • City: 6.0mi / 9.6km away
  • Population: 1,694
  • Poquott, NY
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 868
  • Belle Terre, NY
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 725
  • North Haven, CT
  • City: 22.1mi / 35.6km away
  • 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]
  • Centerport, NY
  • City: 21.7mi / 34.9km away
  • Population: 5,251
  • Orange, CT
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.0km away
  • 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]
  • Darien, CT
  • City: 17.5mi / 28.1km away
  • 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]
  • Mount Sinai, NY
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • 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]
  • Bayville, NY
  • City: 27.2mi / 43.7km away
  • Population: 6,745
  • Ridgefield, CT
  • City: 16.4mi / 26.5km away
  • 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]
  • Wallingford Center, CT
  • City: 26.7mi / 43.0km away
  • 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]
  • Newtown, CT
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.8km away
  • Population: 2,009
  • Huntington Bay, NY
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.4km away
  • Population: 1,516
  • Shelton, CT
  • City: 10.4mi / 16.7km away
  • 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]
  • Trumbull, CT
  • City: 3.8mi / 6.2km away
  • Population: 36,477
  • Trumbull is a very small town that is extremely expensive to live in. The school systems are amazing and it is very friendly. It is in a nice location if you need to commute. But, there is absolutely…[read more]
  • Milford city, CT
  • City: 7.5mi / 12.0km away
  • 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]
  • Georgetown, CT
  • City: 13.0mi / 21.0km away
  • Population: 1,821
  • Miller Place, NY
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.9km away
  • 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]
  • Branford Center, CT
  • City: 20.7mi / 33.3km away
  • Population: 6,360
  • Sound Beach, NY
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.6km away
  • 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]
  • Woodmont, CT
  • City: 10.8mi / 17.3km away
  • Population: 1,425
  • Shoreham, NY
  • City: 21.9mi / 35.2km away
  • Population: 406
  • Bethel, CT
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.4km away
  • Population: 9,541
  • Wilton Center, CT
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.6km away
  • Population: 675
  • Downtown, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 19.9mi / 32.0km away
  • Population: 19,201
  • Peach Lake, NY
  • City: 23.3mi / 37.6km away
  • Population: 1,573
  • West Side, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 12,670
  • Port Jefferson Station, NY
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.1km away
  • Population: 8,279
  • Danbury, CT
  • City: 20.7mi / 33.3km away
  • Population: 83,890
  • Danbury is one of Connecticut's hidden gems. Once a town and now a bustling city with plenty to do and to see. Not to mention, you can head back and forth from Grand Central from Danbury, taking…[read more]
  • East Haven, CT
  • City: 19.0mi / 30.5km away
  • 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]
  • Belltown, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • Population: 4,760
  • Cove-East Side, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 15,990
  • Newfield, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 18.0mi / 29.0km away
  • Population: 3,325
  • Derby, CT
  • City: 11.2mi / 18.1km away
  • Population: 12,755
  • Living in Derby is an interesting experience. We are known as the smallest city in the state, and the name is fitting. We have all the amenities that you'd see in a city, but all the community tightness…[read more]
  • Scotts Corners, NY
  • City: 18.7mi / 30.1km away
  • Population: 626
  • Stony Brook University, NY
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 9,150
  • Springdale, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 18.2mi / 29.3km away
  • Population: 7,385
  • Port Jefferson, NY
  • City: 18.5mi / 29.8km away
  • Population: 7,795
  • Putnam Lake, NY
  • City: 27.0mi / 43.5km away
  • Population: 3,666
  • Stamford, CT
  • City: 19.7mi / 31.7km away
  • Population: 127,410
  • Parking is the worst. They think they are NY City. Will give you a ticket even if you park at a spot for one minute. Don’t visit this town...Definetively not a city. There is nothing to see…[read more]
  • Nissequogue, NY
  • City: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 1,536
  • Turn Of River, Stamford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 12,560
  • Lloyd Harbor, NY
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.1km away
  • Population: 3,696

Listed above are the best places to live in Bridgeport, CT for 2020. 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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