Where to live in Connecticut

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New Haven

3/5
Ranked 1st best city in Connecticut

"New Haven Greens"

- chinu1810
I stay near New haven Greens on College St. Quite a happening place, great night life, different cuisines, cafe, pub/bar. Main bus stop to almost every place or trains station is just a block away. Be...
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Unranked Cities

Bridgeport

2.5/5

"Good Street, Has It's Ups and Downs."

- MightyThor
Our end of Westfield isn't too bad. It's in North Bridgeport so the neighborhood is good. The neighbors pretty much keep to them selves, the ones we have met are great! It's pretty noisy since it is r...
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Bristol

4/5

"Perfect Suburban Atmosphere"

- Northeastener
Neighbors are always walking around the block, whether to get good excercize or to walk the baby or dog. The streets are quite level, so the walking is easy. If you need help, a neighbor is right ther...
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Darien

4.5/5

"Best darned deadend street in town"

- AlisonB
Sixteen beautiful homes on a cul de sac near the center of Darien. A family street right next to the grade school. A prized location along with neighboring street, St. Nicholas Rd., the homes are ve...
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Groton

0.5/5

"gross"

- GWHITE
Lived here for 1 yr under contract, bought out the rest; entirely ghetto, dangerous, and noisy. Doesn't seem so at first, but all the creeps come out at night
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Hartford

2.5/5

"Decent living area - long time resident"

- YvonneRodriguez
I've lived in CT my whole life and love it. I use to live in a nice apartment right outside of Hartford, in Manchester. If anyone is looking I can't recommend them enough; http://www.aspencommunitie...
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Meriden

3.5/5

"Nice quiet street!"

- mahjongfan
This is a quiet street, out of the way, but easy to get to. Close to shops and highways.
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"Overall a nice place to live, from downtown to the suburbs."

- spectrick
Middletown is a nice college city located right on the Connecticut River. It's home to Wesleyan University and is a city with much to offer. It has your usually chain and big box stores in the suburbs...
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Newington

4/5

"Great Family Street"

- ChrisC
Hickory Hill is a highly desireable street in Newington, CT. Part of the Patternson school district (the most desireable one in town), it is consistently the part of town "desired' by those who wis...
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North Haven

4.5/5

"Close to perfect"

- bobk
Friendly neighbors,big lots,level streets. Every one takes care of each other.Most homes are neat and well kept.
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Norwich

3/5

"Great, but a bit noisy"

- GWHITE
The only noisy people on our street are the children of our neighbors. They shriek and fight every moment they are together (literally) and the parents do nothing. They're loud enough to alarm their h...
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"The richest state in the country!"

- JCM
I live in suburbia. It's quiet, too quiet. Nothing to do. Winters are too long. And everyone has an attitude. Must be a "New England thing" Cost of living is outrageous and no jobs! Unless you want t...
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"Simsbury - Small town with big character!"

- AshkaHeatha
I was born in Hartford, CT USA and lived in Farmington, CT with my family until I was 5 years old. Then, my family moved to Simsbury, CT USA because of the great school system, world class training av...
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Stamford

0/5

"Shipks"

- jstrizz
Its a town in Stamford, its ok
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Storrs

3.5/5

"Home of the flagship university of Connecticut"

- caseylight
Storrs is a sleepy rural village right next to the flagship university of CT giving you the best of both worlds. We are in the midst of a building boom with the building of a brand new Storrs Center,...
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"Just a nice place to live"

- rickwallingford
The thing I like most about Wallingford CT is that it still has a great, historic downtown with shopping, salons and loads of bars and restaurants. So, if you don't want to get in a car and drive dow...
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Waterbury

2/5

"Good Family Street"

- kaideehb
This is a very quiet street with a lot of older people and couples with children. A lot of this street has lived here their whole lives and move back when they are married. It is in the East Mountai...
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Westport

3.5/5

"Family friendly area with a range of ages, generations, and..."

- EVANI
When we first moved onto this street, this was our "starter home" in Westport. This attitude lasted until after the block parties, where we got to know our neighbors. (There are two annually, once i...
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Unreviewed Cities

Ansonia

0/5
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Bantam

0/5
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