Places to Live and Homes in Bethel, CT

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About the Town

A small town with a friendly community, beautiful homes, and great amenities.
Map of Bethel, CT

Bethel is a small New England town located in the Northern Fairfield County, Connecticut. The town offers the advantage of being only 60 miles from New York City, with its busy and energetic lifestyle, as well as very close to the countryside, within minutes from the rural parts of Connecticut.

Founded around 1700, Bethel was a parish of Danbury for over 96 years and it was mainly a self-sufficient farming community. The first Bethel houses were built in the 1730s or 1740s, and can be found at 27 Grassy Plain Street and 63 Grassy Plain Street. Since then, the town has bloomed and even though it is rather small, Bethel is one of the places you can fall in love with quickly. The town also has a historic district- the Greenwood Avenue Historic District. This is the commercial center of the town and it features a variety of architectural styles- from Greek revival to Victorian styles, and the early 20th century influences, the buildings in Bethel center represent a part of small town American architecture history. The area includes various shops, restaurants, a public library, a church and a former opera house.

Whether you want to go for a stroll or a hike, shop for fresh fruit and vegetables at the Farmers Market, or even enjoy the wonderful sights over the beautiful woods and fields, you can do it without giving it much thought. Bethel is a unique small town with a friendly community and incredible parks and open spaces. In addition, the town has a very low crime rate, and it offers great education opportunities.

The town of Bethel is a family oriented place, with beautiful landscapes, interesting traditions and friendly people. It is a town where one can enjoy the beauty and serenity that nature has to offer, but also feel the pulse of a modern and energetic lifestyle.

Bethel Demographic Details:


Homes for Sale in Bethel

131 homes for sale

$ 424K median price

$ 189 price / sq foot

latest homes for sale

Condo Home

20 South Street, unit 1, Bethel CT $ 264,900 Active
2 Beds 3 Baths 2,080 Sqft Built in 1989 tow
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listed

Single Family Home

54 Walnut Hill Road, Bethel CT $ 499,900 Active
4 Beds 3 Baths 2.05 Acres 2,586 Sqft Built in 1993 col
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listed

Condo Home

3 Maple Lane, unit A, Bethel CT $ 239,000 Active
3 Beds 2 Baths 2,010 Sqft Built in 1982 tow
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listed on 23 Sep 2020
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Styles & Types of the Homes for Sale

1975 avg. year built

2,299 avg. sq feet

1.64 avg. acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 86 $ 453K
Condos 39 $ 339K
Multi Family 6 $ 470K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 32 $ 358K
Antique 3 $ 283K
Victorian 1 $ 270K
Contemporary 9 $ 533K
Tudor 1 $ 310K
Colonial 45 $ 546K
Chalet 1 $ 325K
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 8 $ 411K
New Construction 131 $ 420K

Recently Sold Homes in Bethel, CT

119 recently sold

100.1% sale / list ratio

85 days on market

latest sold homes

Single Family Home

68 Milwaukee Avenue, Bethel CT $ 220,000 Sold
3 Beds 1 Baths 0.32 Acres 1,152 Sqft Built in 1920 Antique
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Single Family Home

12 Whippoorwill Road, Bethel CT $ 416,000 Closed
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.53 Acres 2,309 Sqft Built in 1972 rra
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Sold on 23 Sep 2020

Condo Home

39 Main Street, unit 1-1, Bethel CT $ 125,000 Closed
1 Beds 1 Baths 660 Sqft Built in 1989 ran,apa
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Sold on 22 Sep 2020
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Homes for Sale in Bethel Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$900,000
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Average sale price

$420,168

Median sale price

$424,000

Cheapest home

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Dollars on market

$ 55.0M

Sale / List ratio

100%

Newest homes built in

2021
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Average construction year

1975

Median construction year

1985

Oldest homes built in

1800
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Biggest home

5,217 square feet
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Average home surface

2,299

Median home surface

2,200

Smallest home

764 square feet
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Homes for Rent in Bethel

15 homes for rent

$ 2.1K median price

$ 1.70 price / sq foot

latest homes for rent

Multi Family Home

168b Greenwood Avenue, Bethel CT $ 1,750 Active
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.12 Acres 950 Sqft Built in 1900 apa
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Single Family Home

22 High Street, Bethel CT $ 1,900 Cont. to show
2 Beds 2 Baths 0.2 Acres 744 Sqft Built in 1900 Colonial, Antique
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Multi Family Home

5a Reservoir Street, Bethel CT $ 1,875 Active
2 Beds 1 Baths 1,040 Sqft Built in 1984 apa
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listed on 17 Sep 2020
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Recently Rented Homes in Bethel, CT

39 recently rented

99.8% rent / list ratio

47 days on market

latest rented homes

Condo Home

209 Copper Square Drive, unit 209, Bethel CT $ 3,100 Closed
2 Beds 3 Baths 2,020 Sqft Built in 2014 tow
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Rented on 6 Sep 2020

Multi Family Home

109 Wooster Street, unit APT F, Bethel CT $ 1,195 Rented
0 Beds 1 Baths 0.51 Acres 550 Sqft Built in 1987 Studio Apt
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Condo Home

21 Deer Run, Bethel CT $ 1,650 Rented
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,036 Sqft Built in 1985 Townhouse
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Neighborhoods in Bethel, CT

Bethel, CT has 4 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Codfish Hill $ 525K median price
Most affordable neighborhood Grassy Plain $ 300K median price
With most homes on the market Grassy Plain 54 homes for sale
With the largest homes Codfish Hill 0 avg. square feet
With most recently sold homes Grassy Plain 62 sold in last 90 days

Best Selling Neighborhoods

Grassy Plain

Located in the middle of this community is Overlook Park, where there are many walking trails and campsites.

62 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Plumtrees

This charming neighborhood is located near the heart of Bethel. Blue Jay Orchards is located here, and is a great place to pick your own apples in ...

24 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Codfish Hill

Located just north of Huntington State Park in Redding, hiking is just a few minutes away.

17 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Chimney Heights

This quiet, suburban neighborhood was developed in the 1950s.

14 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Condo Complexes in Bethel, CT

Bethel, CT has 22 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes
Most expensive complex Timber Oaks $ 445K median price
Most affordable complex Juniper Ridge $ 145K median price
With most homes on the market Summit at Bethel 11 homes for sale
With the largest homes Timber Oaks 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Summit at Bethel 5 sold in last 90 days
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