7.4 out of 10

Storrs

41.803314406248 -72.2546012708756
Great for
  • Clean & Green
  • Cost of Living
  • Gym & Fitness
  • Lack of Traffic
  • Parking
Not great for
  • Nightlife
  • Shopping Options
  • Medical Facilities
  • Public Transport
  •  
Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian

Reviews

4/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Eating Out 3/5
  • Nightlife 1/5
  • Parks & Recreation 5/5
  • Shopping Options 1/5
  • Gym & Fitness 5/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 5/5
  • Parking 5/5
  • Cost of Living 5/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 2/5
  • Medical Facilities 2/5
  • Schools 5/5
2yrs+

"Home of the flagship university of Connecticut"

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, right near UConn and across the street from the high school. There are now restaurants, really nice apartments, a parking garage and soon will be the location of a UConn medical practice and a grocery store. Things are really happening in Storrs and it's a great place to live and most especially, a wonderful place to raise a family. Schools are top notch and you have the benefits that come from having a university in town. I have lived in town for 10 years.
Pros
  • family life
  • peaceful
  • lots of open space, hiking trails - really beautiful
Cons
  • if you aren't associated with the University, can be slower to make friends
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Students
  • Country Lovers

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