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.
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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

120 homes for sale

$ 467K median price

$ 206 price / sq foot

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Single Family Home

52 Hawleyville Road, Bethel CT $ 699,900 Active
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.29 Acres 3,000 Sqft Built in 2021 col,far
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listed

Single Family Home

8 Terrace Drive, Bethel CT $ 374,900 Active
3 Beds 2 Baths 0.47 Acres 1,830 Sqft Built in 1950 ran
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listed

Single Family Home

118 Knollwood Drive, Bethel CT $ 699,900 Active
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.29 Acres 3,000 Sqft Built in 2021 col,far
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listed on 2021-03-04
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Styles & Types of the Homes for Sale

1972 avg. year built

2,284 avg. sq feet

1.46 avg. acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 68 $ 489K
Condos 41 $ 398K
Multi Family 11 $ 477K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 37 $ 408K
Antique 5 $ 410K
Contemporary 5 $ 416K
Colonial 37 $ 581K
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 7 $ 491K
Mansions 1 $ 849K
New Construction 38 $ 562K

Recently Sold Homes in Bethel, CT

175 recently sold

100.4% sale / list ratio

119 days on market

latest sold homes

Condo Home

6 Lockwood Circle, unit 6, Bethel CT $ 390,000 Closed
3 Beds 3 Baths 1,771 Sqft Built in 2013 tow
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Sold on 2021-03-02

Condo Home

2 Lockwood Circle, Bethel CT $ 525,000 Closed
3 Beds 3 Baths 3,257 Sqft Built in 2013 tow
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Sold on 2021-03-01

Single Family Home

3 Oaktree Court, Bethel CT $ 435,000 Closed
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.24 Acres 2,682 Sqft Built in 2000 rra
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Sold on 2021-03-01
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Homes for Sale in Bethel Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$975,000
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Average sale price

$457,034

Median sale price

$467,000

Cheapest home

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Dollars on market

$ 54.8M

Sale / List ratio

100%

Newest homes built in

2021
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Average construction year

1972

Median construction year

1985

Oldest homes built in

1740
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Biggest home

6,836 square feet
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Average home surface

2,284 square feet

Median home surface

2,067square feet

Smallest home

960 square feet
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Homes for Rent in Bethel

10 homes for rent

$ 2.0K median price

$ 1.68 price / sq foot

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Multi Family Home

57 Greenwood Avenue, unit Lower, Bethel CT $ 1,750 Active
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.37 Acres 1,126 Sqft Built in 1800 ant
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listed on 2021-02-24

Condo Home

1314 Lexington Boulevard, unit 1314, Bethel CT $ 2,800 Cont. to Show
2 Beds 3 Baths 2,670 Sqft Built in 2002 tow
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listed on 2021-02-22

Condo Home

2 Deer Run, Bethel CT $ 2,150 Cont. to Show
3 Beds 3 Baths 1,440 Sqft Built in 1974 tow
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listed on 2021-02-14
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Recently Rented Homes in Bethel, CT

31 recently rented

100.2% rent / list ratio

43 days on market

latest rented homes

Condo Home

3 Idlewood , unit 3, Bethel CT $ 2,000 Closed
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,248 Sqft Built in 1989 tow
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Rented on 2021-03-01

Multi Family Home

25 Grand Street, unit 6, Bethel CT $ 1,950 Closed
2 Beds 1 Baths 2.51 Acres 1,000 Sqft Built in 2016 col
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Rented on 2021-02-28

Multi Family Home

25 Grand Street, unit 19, Bethel CT $ 2,250 Closed
2 Beds 2 Baths 2.51 Acres 1,000 Sqft Built in 2016 col
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Rented on 2021-02-28
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Neighborhoods in Bethel, CT

Bethel, CT has 4 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Codfish Hill $ 499K median price
Most affordable neighborhood Chimney Heights $ 375K median price
With most homes on the market Plumtrees 52 homes for sale
With the largest homes Codfish Hill 0 avg. square feet
With most recently sold homes Grassy Plain 74 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.

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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 ...

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Codfish Hill

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

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Chimney Heights

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

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Condo Complexes in Bethel, CT

Bethel, CT has 28 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes

Village Lights Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
3

Year built
2007, 2008

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South Street Commons Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse, Contemporary

Bedrooms
1

Year built
1986

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Grassy Plain Bethel

Unit Styles
Ranch

Bedrooms
1, 2

Year built
1972

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