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

126 homes for sale

$ 440K median price

$ 195 price / sq foot

latest homes for sale

Condo Home

2 Cole Lane, unit 32, Bethel CT $ 589,999 Active
4 Beds 3 Baths 2,700 Sqft Built in 2016 sin
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listed on 29 Nov 2020

Single Family Home

2 Cole Lane, unit 32, Bethel CT $ 589,999 Active
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.16 Acres 2,700 Sqft Built in 2016 col,cnt
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listed on 29 Nov 2020

Multi Family Home

7 Andrews Street, Bethel CT $ 474,900 Active
5 Beds 2 Baths 0.6 Acres 2,703 Sqft Built in 1890 udf
Courtesy of SmartMLS
listed on 28 Nov 2020
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Styles & Types of the Homes for Sale

1974 avg. year built

2,367 avg. sq feet

1.57 avg. acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 79 $ 493K
Condos 39 $ 357K
Multi Family 8 $ 472K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 34 $ 360K
Antique 3 $ 441K
Victorian 1 $ 529K
Contemporary 7 $ 583K
Colonial 46 $ 594K
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 9 $ 495K
Mansions 1 $ 1.25M
New Construction 29 $ 537K

Recently Sold Homes in Bethel, CT

110 recently sold

100.0% sale / list ratio

112 days on market

latest sold homes

Single Family Home

37 Oak Ridge Road, Bethel CT $ 382,000 Closed
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.46 Acres 2,220 Sqft Built in 1974 rra
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Single Family Home

14 Apollo Road, Bethel CT $ 480,000 Closed
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.54 Acres 2,940 Sqft Built in 2003 col
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Sold

Multi Family Home

8 Blackman Avenue, Bethel CT $ 445,000 Closed
4 Beds 2 Baths 0.2 Acres 2,519 Sqft Built in 1890 udf
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Sold on 25 Nov 2020
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Homes for Sale in Bethel Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$1,250,000
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Average sale price

$450,041

Median sale price

$439,950

Cheapest home

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Dollars on market

$ 56.7M

Sale / List ratio

100%

Newest homes built in

2021
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Average construction year

1974

Median construction year

1986

Oldest homes built in

1740
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Biggest home

6,763 square feet
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Average home surface

2,367 square feet

Median home surface

2,304square feet

Smallest home

864 square feet
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Homes for Rent in Bethel

7 homes for rent

$ 1.7K median price

$ 1.92 price / sq foot

latest homes for rent

Single Family Home

6 Wolfpits Road, Bethel CT $ 2,600 Deposit
3 Beds 3 Baths 1.35 Acres 1,876 Sqft Built in 2008 ran
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listed on 21 Nov 2020

Multi Family Home

16 South Street, unit 4, Bethel CT $ 1,400 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 0.63 Acres 650 Sqft Built in 1982 ran,gra
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listed on 1 Nov 2020

Residential Property

10 Wooster Street, unit 2, Bethel CT $ 1,650 Cont. to Show
1 Beds 1 Baths 750 Sqft Built in 2020 ran
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listed on 12 Oct 2020
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Recently Rented Homes in Bethel, CT

18 recently rented

99.9% rent / list ratio

55 days on market

latest rented homes

Condo Home

87 Chestnut Street, unit C, Bethel CT $ 2,000 Closed
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,112 Sqft Built in 1978 tow
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Rented on 22 Nov 2020

Single Family Home

72 Milwaukee Avenue, Bethel CT $ 2,500 Closed
3 Beds 2 Baths 0.76 Acres 1,259 Sqft Built in 1900 col,ant
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Rented on 3 Nov 2020

Multi Family Home

1 Benson Road, unit B, Bethel CT $ 2,650 Closed
3 Beds 3 Baths 0.25 Acres 1,800 Sqft Built in 2020 tow
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Rented on 3 Nov 2020
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Neighborhoods in Bethel, CT

Bethel, CT has 4 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Plumtrees $ 526K median price
Most affordable neighborhood Grassy Plain $ 370K median price
With most homes on the market Grassy Plain 52 homes for sale
With the largest homes Codfish Hill 0 avg. square feet
With most recently sold homes Grassy Plain 54 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 22 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes
Most expensive complex Bethel Meadows $ 489K median price
Most affordable complex Kingswood $ 0 median price
With most homes on the market Summit at Bethel 0 homes for sale
With the largest homes Timber Oaks 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Summit at Bethel 0 sold in last 90 days
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