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Best Places To Live In East Hartford, CT

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  • East Hartford, CT
  • Your matching location
  • 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
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Glastonbury Center, CT
  • 4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,523
79
  • Canton Valley, CT
  • 15.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,500
79
  • West Hartford, CT
  • 7.6 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
79
  • Portland, CT
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,607
79
  • Plantsville, CT
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,702
79
  • Weatogue, CT
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,179
78
  • Kensington, CT
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,528
78
  • Simsbury Center, CT
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,968
78
  • Newington, CT
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,590
  • In the year 2000, I moved back to Newington, CT after living in another nearby town for more than a decade. Located in the central section of the state, Newington maintains a real small town charm, while
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  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • 23.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,103
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  • Salmon Brook, CT
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,568
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  • Collinsville, CT
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,693
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  • East Hampton, CT
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,693
76
  • Longmeadow, MA
  • 19.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 15,837
  • Well, this town is an upscale, beautiful, with charming streets, and a wonderful sense of safety! However, I must say that what you see on the outside is not always is. Some people here seem to think
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  • West Simsbury, CT
  • 14.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,354
75
  • Tariffville, CT
  • 13.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,315
75
  • Terramuggus, CT
  • 11.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 934
74
  • Crystal Lake, CT
  • 16.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,068
74
  • Lake Pocotopaug, CT
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,415
74
  • Coventry Lake, CT
  • 14.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,166
74
  • Sherwood Manor, CT
  • 17.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,228
74
  • Middletown, CT
  • 14.9 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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  • Thompsonville, CT
  • 16 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,873
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  • Windsor Locks, CT
  • 11.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 12,537
  • When I was a kid, my family lived in Windsor Locks, CT for about 14 years, and I've always been a big fan of the town. Although I now live two towns away, I still travel through Windsor Locks regularly.
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  • Blue Hills, CT
  • 5.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,181
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  • Somers, CT
  • 18 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,809
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  • Higganum, CT
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,745
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  • Bristol, CT
  • 18 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
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  • Hazardville, CT
  • 16.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,986
69
  • Suffield Depot, CT
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,534
69
  • Moodus, CT
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,202
69
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • 5.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 26,396
  • If you're looking for a quiet and quaint neighborhood to raise your kids and settle down, living in Wethersfield Connecticut should be high on your list. Crime is very low and there are plenty of shops
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  • Colchester, CT
  • 19 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,475
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  • North Meadows, Hartford, CT
  • 3.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 844
67
  • Durham, CT
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,687
67
  • Manchester, CT
  • 4.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 30,364
  • I actually like Manchester. It's definitely a working-class community; however, the city is undergoing some renovations which is really bringing some curb appeal to the downtown area. One of the best
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  • Broad Brook, CT
  • 10.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,377
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  • Southwood Acres, CT
  • 14 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,785
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  • South Coventry, CT
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,142
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  • North Granby, CT
  • 21.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,471
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  • Stafford Springs, CT
  • 21.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,044
63
  • Downtown, Hartford, CT
  • 3.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,222
62
  • Meriden, CT
  • 18.2 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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  • Rockville, CT
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,178
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  • Storrs, CT
  • 18.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 16,059
  • I experienced a terrific stay while living in Storrs Connecticut. The city is located in the district of Tolland County. Storrs is close to Portland and West Hartford Connecticut. The quaint college town
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  • New Britain, CT
  • 10.9 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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  • Asylum Hill, Hartford, CT
  • 4.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,807
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  • South Meadows, Hartford, CT
  • 2.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,379
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  • Sheldon Charter Oak, Hartford, CT
  • 3.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,113
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  • West End, Hartford, CT
  • 5.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 8,256

Listed above are the best places to live in East 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 - East Hartford, CT, followed by the best places to live near East Hartford, CT, sorted by Livability Score.

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