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

3,522 HOMES FOR SALE
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median price
$ 640K

price / sq. ft.
$ 361

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5,543 HOMES SOLD / past 6 months
latest sold

avg. on market
67 days

sale / list ratio
102.7%

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Homes Styles & Types

home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 2,504 $ 1.40M
Condos 685 $ 671K
Multi Family 301 $ 625K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 312 $ 558K
Antique 54 $ 1.22M
Victorian 17 $ 2.01M
Contemporary 219 $ 2.03M
Mediterranean 12 $ 3.14M
Tudor 16 $ 2.53M
Colonial 1,306 $ 1.62M
Cottage 36 $ 1.13M
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 400 $ 2.11M
Luxury 456 $ 4.51M
Mansions 263 $ 5.22M

Homes for Sale in Fairfield County Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$40,000,000
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Average sale price

$1,182,031

Median sale price

$639,900

Cheapest home

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Dollars on market

$ 4,163M

Sale / List ratio

102.7%

Newest homes built in

2023
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Average construction year

1963

Median construction year

1967

Oldest homes built in

1675
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Biggest home

199,998 square feet
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Average home surface

3,053 square feet

Median home surface

2,349square feet

Smallest home

304 square feet
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Towns in Fairfield County

Fairfield County has 23 towns.
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Top Towns
Most expensive town Westport $ 2.30M median price
Most affordable town Bridgeport $ 335K median price
With most homes on the market Stamford 418 homes for sale
With the largest homes Ridgefield 6,729 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Stamford 758 sold in last 90 days

Best Selling Towns

Stamford

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

758 homes recently sold see town

Bridgeport

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

743 homes recently sold see town

Norwalk

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

515 homes recently sold see town

Danbury

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

479 homes recently sold see town

Stratford

Located on the water, this town offers some affordable beachfront properties, as well as a boatyard and marina.

438 homes recently sold see town

Condo Complexes

Fairfield County has 959 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes

Tandem Trails

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
3

Year built
1980

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Greenwood Village

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
2

Year built
1975

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Simeon Village

Bethel

Unit Styles
Studio Apt

Bedrooms
0, 1, 2

Year built
1969

Community
Adult

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Colonial Woods

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
3

Year built
1975

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Grassy Plain

Bethel

Unit Styles
Ranch

Bedrooms
1, 2

Year built
1972

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Shelley Woods

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
2, 3

Year built
1915, 2020

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Mountain View Estate

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
0, 1, 2

Year built
1973

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Tanglewood Manor

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
1

Year built
1989

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South Street Commons

Bethel

Unit Styles
Townhouse, Contemporary

Bedrooms
1

Year built
1986

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Brooklawn

Bridgeport

Unit Styles
Colonial, Townhouse

Bedrooms
1, 2

Year built
1981

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