Homes & Places to Live in Fairfield County, CT

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Map of Fairfield County, CT

Fairfield County, Connecticut, known as the “Gold Coast”, is one of the wealthiest communities in the state. Located in the southwestern part of Connecticut, the county is known for the active lifestyle it offers, as well as for the incredible views, and its proximity to New York City. Fairfield County is home to four of the largest cities in the state: Bridgeport, Stamford, Norwalk, and Danbury. It is bounded in the North by Litchfield County, in the East and northeast by Housatonic River, in the South and southeast by the Long Island Sound, and in the West and southwest by the State of New York.

From flat terrain near the coast to hilly and higher areas in the northern parts, Fairfield County has breathtaking landscapes, the highest point being 1,290 feet in the town of Sherman. With almost forty miles of Long Island Sound Shoreline, the county has a wealth of commercial advantages and opportunities. In addition, multiple multinational corporations are headquartered in Fairfield County, including General Electric, Xerox, and GTE.

One of the most populous metropolitan areas in the United States, Fairfield County is an ideal community with unmatched neighborhoods, amazing beaches, a diversity of parks and green spaces, as well as diverse opportunities for recreational activities. Fairfield County is a place where you can opt for a tranquil lifestyle or for a more vibrant and active one. Traditional homes, impressive architecture, modern communities, and historic landmarks are just a few of the wonders and riches that Fairfield County hides.

Being where "New York meets New England’s charm", Fairfield County is the place where luxury, simplicity and elegance are perfectly synchronized. With carefully preserved architectural and natural heritage, Fairfield County is a safe, relaxing and comfortable living environment that allows for great personal, and professional growth, as well as for leading a modern and carefree lifestyle.

Homes for Sale

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30 Nov '21

median price
$ 525K

price / sq. ft.
$ 327

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8,379 HOMES SOLD / past 6 months
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90 days

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Homes Styles & Types

home types active
Single Family 1,839 $ 1.34M
Condos 633 $ 516K
Multi Family 262 $ 517K
home styles active
Townhouse 297 $ 490K
Antique 42 $ 1.05M
Victorian 13 $ 2.08M
Contemporary 142 $ 2.25M
Mediterranean 8 $ 3.38M
Tudor 13 $ 3.13M
Colonial 925 $ 1.60M
Cottage 29 $ 997K
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Waterfront 309 $ 2.11M
Luxury 315 $ 4.60M
Mansions 238 $ 4.48M

Homes for Sale in Fairfield County Market Analysis

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Dollars on market

$ 2,931M

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Biggest home

20,264 square feet
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Average home surface

2,846 square feet

Median home surface

2,194square feet

Smallest home

375 square feet
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Homes for Rent

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1 Dec '21

median price
$ 3.2K

price / sq. ft.
$ 3

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2,280 HOMES RENTED / past 6 months
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66 days

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Towns in Fairfield County

Fairfield County has 23 towns.
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Top Towns
Most expensive town Westport $ 2.60M median price
Most affordable town Bridgeport $ 300K median price
With most homes on the market Bridgeport 421 homes for sale
With the largest homes Weston 5,251 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Stamford 1,086 sold in last 90 days

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This city offers a variety of luxury and affordable homes, as well as an easy commute to New York City.

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This large town offers more affordable homes and condominiums, as well as beachfront luxury homes. With several museums and over 25 parks, there is...

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This town offers affordable homes, as well as luxury homes, many of which feature waterfront views. With a variety of vibrant neighborhoods, there ...

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This diverse town offers a variety of things to do, including hiking trails, parks, and museums.

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This beach town offers luxury waterfront homes, as well as more affordable properties. With a variety of activities, shops, and restaurants, there ...

575 homes recently sold see town

Condo Complexes

Fairfield County has 959 condo complexes.
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Hudson Glen


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Grassy Plain


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20 Windy Ridge Place Wilton, CT 06897

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