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Best Places To Live In Oakville, CT

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  • Oakville, CT
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 9,133
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score86
  • Simsbury Center, CT
  • City: 22.4mi / 36.1km away
  • Population: 5,968
85
  • Plantsville, CT
  • City: 10.1mi / 16.2km away
  • Population: 1,702
85
  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • City: 11.4mi / 18.4km away
  • Population: 6,103
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  • West Hartford, CT
  • City: 20.9mi / 33.6km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Newington, CT
  • City: 19.4mi / 31.3km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Canton Valley, CT
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.8km away
  • Population: 1,500
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  • Collinsville, CT
  • City: 17.9mi / 28.8km away
  • Population: 3,693
82
  • Weatogue, CT
  • City: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 3,179
81
  • Kensington, CT
  • City: 16.1mi / 26.0km away
  • Population: 8,528
78
  • Litchfield, CT
  • City: 11.9mi / 19.1km away
  • Population: 1,329
78
  • West Simsbury, CT
  • City: 23.1mi / 37.2km away
  • Population: 2,354
78
  • Northwest Harwinton, CT
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 3,103
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  • Wallingford Center, CT
  • City: 17.0mi / 27.3km 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]
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  • Heritage Village, CT
  • City: 10.6mi / 17.1km away
  • Population: 3,875
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  • Newtown, CT
  • City: 17.1mi / 27.5km away
  • Population: 2,009
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  • Woodbury Center, CT
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 1,520
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  • Shelton, CT
  • City: 19.1mi / 30.7km 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]
75
  • New Milford, CT
  • City: 16.6mi / 26.7km away
  • Population: 7,080
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  • North Haven, CT
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.2km 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]
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  • Torrington, CT
  • City: 14.5mi / 23.3km away
  • Population: 35,227
  • Living in the city of Torrington is a nice place to live for it has low crime rates, a lot of local amenities, and sunny weather. Torrington has a lot of close ranged amenities such as: grocery stores,…[read more]
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  • Watertown, CT
  • City: 1.9mi / 3.0km away
  • Population: 3,351
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  • Naugatuck, CT
  • City: 7.4mi / 11.9km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Bethel, CT
  • City: 22.7mi / 36.5km away
  • Population: 9,541
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  • Thomaston, CT
  • City: 5.8mi / 9.4km away
  • Population: 1,803
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  • Bantam, CT
  • City: 12.2mi / 19.7km away
  • Population: 829
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  • Bristol, CT
  • City: 9.7mi / 15.6km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Derby, CT
  • City: 18.4mi / 29.6km 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]
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  • Bethlehem Village, CT
  • City: 7.0mi / 11.3km away
  • Population: 1,852
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  • Terryville, CT
  • City: 7.1mi / 11.5km away
  • Population: 5,431
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  • West End, Hartford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 23.2mi / 37.4km away
  • Population: 8,256
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  • New Preston, CT
  • City: 14.6mi / 23.4km away
  • Population: 996
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  • West Rock, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 18.8mi / 30.2km away
  • Population: 4,703
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  • Meriden, CT
  • City: 15.5mi / 25.0km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • East Rock, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 20.8mi / 33.4km away
  • Population: 9,783
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  • Westville, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 19.6mi / 31.5km away
  • Population: 8,106
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  • Downtown, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 21.3mi / 34.3km away
  • Population: 6,416
61
  • Ansonia, CT
  • City: 17.2mi / 27.6km away
  • Population: 18,950
  • I live in a Connecticut town surrounded by state parks and forests, near the Naugatuck River. There are so many things I love about living in Ansonia, I don't know where to start. The scenery here is…[read more]
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  • Parkville, Hartford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 22.4mi / 36.1km away
  • Population: 5,314
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  • Wooster Square, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 21.6mi / 34.8km away
  • Population: 1,664
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  • New Britain, CT
  • City: 16.5mi / 26.6km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Edgewood, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 20.2mi / 32.5km away
  • Population: 4,305
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  • Newhallville, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 19.8mi / 31.9km away
  • Population: 5,589
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  • Quinnipiac, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 21.2mi / 34.2km away
  • Population: 6,242
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  • West River, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 21.0mi / 33.9km away
  • Population: 3,413
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  • Dwight, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 20.9mi / 33.7km away
  • Population: 6,769
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  • Waterbury, CT
  • City: 3.4mi / 5.5km away
  • Population: 109,211
  • Waterbury is broken down into sections. While some areas you sould avoid at any cost there are several areas that have what I will describe as small town charm. I live in the Bunker Hill section of town…[read more]
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  • South West, Hartford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 22.0mi / 35.4km away
  • Population: 6,360
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  • New Haven, CT
  • City: 21.1mi / 34.0km away
  • 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…[read more]
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  • Blue Hills, Hartford, CT
  • Neighborhood: 24.2mi / 38.9km away
  • Population: 11,499
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  • Prospect Hill, New Haven, CT
  • Neighborhood: 20.4mi / 32.8km away
  • Population: 4,674

Listed above are the best places to live in Oakville, CT for 2021. 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 - Oakville, CT, followed by the best places to live near Oakville, CT, sorted by Livability Score.

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