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2022 Best Places to Live in New Haven County

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  1. #2 Best Places to Live in New Haven County.

    Cheshire

    110 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I moved to Cheshire in 2009. I love this small town. Although I initially did not like how small it was and wanted to move to a big city, I got used to it and consider Cheshire as my hometown. The....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 29,017,

  2. #12 Best Places to Live in New Haven County.

    Southbury

    54 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says A unique and interesting town. The town of Southbury is comprised of 39 square miles and set in rural CT. The 20,000 residents are a variety young growing families, empty-nesters, business owners,...Southburians are proud of their town's history and work towards creating a balance between the characteristics that make our town charming and keeping the town modern. Over the years the town has...I have enjoyed growing up in Southbury. I always feel safe and have the parks, hiking trails, shopping, farmland and excellent schools. It may seem far from large cities which is part of Southbury's....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 19,619,

  3. #17 Best Places to Live in New Haven County.

    North Haven

    113 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Residing in North Haven, I enjoyed the public school system. The curriculum prepared me for college work, and the teachers knew their craft well. North Haven is an adequate town to settle down and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 23,665,

  4. #24 Best Places to Live in New Haven County.

    Oxford

    44 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Oxford is a pretty nice, but small town. During the day you can find people biking, walking, running, or hanging out outside. The town has more of a country feel with there being many trees....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 13,141,

  5. #25 Best Places to Live in New Haven County.

    Beacon Falls

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived in Beacon Falls for nearly 25 years, most of them consecutive. I've gone through the school system and served in local government. BF is the smallest town by population in the Valley and...Most amenities not found on Main Street can be had within a ten or 15-minute drive. There is easy access to Route 8, though even the residential areas closest to the highway are fairly insulated from...The town has at least five parks, with Matthies (residents only) standing out as a gem. If you enjoy hiking, there's also the Naugatuck State Forest, but access to its trails could be improved.Small-town person at heart? Check out Beacon Falls..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 6,185,

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