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Best Places To Live In Waterbury, CT

  • Waterbury, CT
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 109,211
  • I am originally from new york city i was moved out here in january 2018 . the community i moved into looks nice outside of it looks like the bronx in the 80s abandoned and full of drug addicts too much…[read more]


Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score79
  • Canton Valley, CT
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,500
  • Plantsville, CT
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,702
  • Guilford Center, CT
  • 26.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,517
  • Kensington, CT
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 8,528
  • West Hartford, CT
  • 20.5 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…[read more]
  • Cheshire Village, CT
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,103
  • Newington, CT
  • 18.1 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…[read more]
  • Collinsville, CT
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,693
  • Middletown, CT
  • 19.7 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…[read more]
  • Northwest Harwinton, CT
  • 15.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,103
  • Heritage Village, CT
  • 11.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,875
  • North Haven, CT
  • 15.4 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]
  • Naugatuck, CT
  • 4.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 31,625
  • Naugatuck is a horrible town to live in is worse than New York City 5 boroughs all together. We moved from Bedford hills NY because life has treated me bad in NY no luck in catching a good job with a…[read more]
  • Shelton, CT
  • 17 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]
  • Oakville, CT
  • 3.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,133
  • Torrington, CT
  • 17.3 miles away (City)
  • 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]
  • Wallingford Center, CT
  • 13.6 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]
  • Blue Hills, CT
  • 24.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,181
  • Orange, CT
  • 18.9 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]
  • Woodbury Center, CT
  • 8.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,520
  • Litchfield, CT
  • 15.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,329
  • Wethersfield, CT
  • 21.4 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…[read more]
  • Newtown, CT
  • 17.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,009
  • Branford Center, CT
  • 22.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 6,360
  • Thomaston, CT
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,803
  • Bristol, CT
  • 9.8 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…[read more]
  • Bantam, CT
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 829
  • East Haven, CT
  • 20.5 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]
  • North Meadows, Hartford, CT
  • 25.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 844
  • Bethel, CT
  • 23.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 9,541
  • Durham, CT
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,687
  • Bethlehem Village, CT
  • 10.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,852
  • Terryville, CT
  • 8.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,431
  • New Milford, CT
  • 19.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 7,080
  • Watertown, CT
  • 5.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,351
  • New Preston, CT
  • 17.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 996
  • Derby, CT
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • 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]
  • West Haven, CT
  • 20.1 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…[read more]
  • Downtown, Hartford, CT
  • 23.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 2,222
  • Meriden, CT
  • 12.6 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…[read more]
  • Annex, New Haven, CT
  • 19.9 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 6,291
  • Asylum Hill, Hartford, CT
  • 23.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,807
  • South Meadows, Hartford, CT
  • 23.3 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 1,379
  • West Rock, New Haven, CT
  • 15.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 4,703
  • New Britain, CT
  • 15.3 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…[read more]
  • Newhallville, New Haven, CT
  • 16.8 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 5,589
  • Sheldon Charter Oak, Hartford, CT
  • 23.5 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,113
  • West River, New Haven, CT
  • 18.1 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 3,413
  • East Rock, New Haven, CT
  • 17.6 miles away (Neighborhood)
  • Population: 9,783
  • Ansonia, CT
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • 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]

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

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