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

95 homes for sale

$ 425K median price

$ 182 price / sq foot

latest homes for sale

Single Family Home

4 Brookview Court, Bethel CT $ 434,000 Cont. to show
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.67 Acres 1,880 Sqft Built in 1971 Colonial
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listed on 24 Jun 2020

Single Family Home

1 Meadow Lane, Bethel CT $ 347,000 Active
3 Beds 3 Baths 0.46 Acres 1,856 Sqft Built in 1980 Raised Ranch
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listed

Condo Home

6 Kingswood Drive, unit 6, Bethel CT $ 319,900 Active
3 Beds 4 Baths 2,522 Sqft Built in 1994 Townhouse
Courtesy of SmartMLS
listed on 5 Jul 2020
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Styles & Types of the Homes for Sale

1980 avg. year built

2,614 avg. sq feet

2.00 avg. acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 68 $ 492K
Condos 23 $ 375K
Multi Family 4 $ 395K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 21 $ 387K
Antique 4 $ 493K
Contemporary 7 $ 480K
Colonial 43 $ 556K
premium active
homes
median
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New Construction 95 $ 460K

Recently Sold Homes in Bethel, CT

75 recently sold

98.8% sale / list ratio

106 days on market

latest sold homes

Single Family Home

67 Nashville Road, Bethel CT $ 209,000 Sold
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.14 Acres 1,067 Sqft Built in 1900 Cape Cod
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sold

Single Family Home

10 Sunny Acres Road, Bethel CT $ 351,000 Sold
3 Beds 3 Baths 0.93 Acres 2,092 Sqft Built in 1983 Raised Ranch
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sold on 2 Jul 2020

Single Family Home

7 Plantation Court, Bethel CT $ 525,000 Sold
5 Beds 3 Baths 3.82 Acres 2,681 Sqft Built in 1994 Cape Cod, Farm House
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sold on 2 Jul 2020
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Homes for Sale in Bethel Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$1,095,000
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Average sale price

$459,526

Median sale price

$425,000

Cheapest home

$139,900 Search cheapest homes

Dollars on market

$ 43.7M

Sale / List ratio

99%

Newest homes built in

2020
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Average construction year

1980

Median construction year

1987

Oldest homes built in

1820
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Biggest home

6,096 square feet
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Average home surface

2,614

Median home surface

2,468

Smallest home

764 square feet
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Homes for Sale in Bethel Monthly Report
June 2020

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Homes for sale median price evolution, in Bethel.

Homes for Rent in Bethel

18 homes for rent

$ 2.0K median price

$ 1.79 price / sq foot

latest homes for rent

Single Family Home

8 Gemini Road, Bethel CT $ 2,700 Active
3 Beds 3 Baths 0.3 Acres 2,668 Sqft Built in 2003 Colonial
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listed on 4 Jul 2020

Multi Family Home

168c Greenwood Avenue, Bethel CT $ 1,875 Cont. to show
2 Beds 1 Baths 0.12 Acres 1,000 Sqft Built in 1900 Apartment
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listed on 1 Jul 2020

Multi Family Home

162a Greenwood Avenue, Bethel CT $ 1,475 Active
1 Beds 1 Baths 0.12 Acres 500 Sqft Built in 1900 Apartment
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listed on 1 Jul 2020
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Recently Rented Homes in Bethel, CT

27 recently rented

99.4% rent / list ratio

46 days on market

latest rented homes

Residential Property

232 Greenwood Avenue, unit 3, Bethel CT $ 1,500 Rented
3 Beds 1 Baths 0.25 Acres 948 Sqft Built in 1840 Ranch, Antique
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rented on 1 Jul 2020

Condo Home

18 Hidden Brook Trail, unit 18, Bethel CT $ 2,950 Rented
3 Beds 3 Baths 2,151 Sqft Built in 2010 Townhouse
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rented on 1 Jul 2020

Condo Home

99 Chestnut Street, unit F, Bethel CT $ 1,700 Rented
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,112 Sqft Built in 1978 Townhouse
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rented on 30 Jun 2020
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Homes for Rent in Bethel Monthly Report
June 2020

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Homes for rent median price evolution, in Bethel.

Neighborhoods in Bethel, CT

Bethel, CT has 4 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Codfish Hill $ 530K median price
Most affordable neighborhood Grassy Plain $ 384K median price
With most homes on the market Grassy Plain 37 homes for sale
With the largest homes Codfish Hill 0 avg. square feet
With most recently sold homes Grassy Plain 36 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.

36 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 ...

17 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Codfish Hill

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

11 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Chimney Heights

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

8 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 Bethel Meadows $ 439K median price
Most affordable complex Chestnut Hill Village $ 140K median price
With most homes on the market Summit at Bethel 6 homes for sale
With the largest homes Bethel Meadows 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Kingswood 3 sold in last 90 days
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