Fairfield County Connecticut

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Lifestyle in County

Fairfield County is one of the wealthiest communities in Connecticut. Contact Dagny's Real Estate if you are looking to buy a home in Fairfield County CT.
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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.


Towns in Fairfield County

Fairfield County has 0 towns.
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Top Towns
Most expensive town Greenwich $ 1.85M median price
Most affordable town Bridgeport $ 220K median price
With most homes on the market Stamford 628 homes for sale
With the largest homes New Canaan 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Bridgeport 364 sold in last 90 days
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Top 5 Best Selling Towns

Bridgeport

364 homes recently sold

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

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Stamford

350 homes recently sold

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

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Danbury

226 homes recently sold

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

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Norwalk

219 homes recently sold

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

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Stratford

217 homes recently sold

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

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The Homes in FairfieldCounty

5,169 homes for sale

$ 570K median price

% sale / list ratio

days on market

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homes styles and types

0 average year built

0 average sq feet

average acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 3,951 $ 1.15M
Condos 996 $ 458K
Multi Family 222 $ 509K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 526 $ 521K
Antique 143 $ 1.02M
Victorian 31 $ 1.42M
Contemporary 323 $ 1.34M
Mediterranean 19 $ 1.77M
Tudor 32 $ 3.73M
Colonial 2,409 $ 1.35M
Cottage 37 $ 855K
Chalet 5 $ 472K
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 1,847 $ 1.26M
Luxury 502 $ 4.22M
Mansions 492 $ 3.45M
New Construction 5,169 $ 990K

recently sold homes

Multi Family Home Sold in Fairfield CT 06825. Old  house near beach side waterfront.

Multi Family Home

45 Biro Street, Fairfield CT $ 339,000 Closed
5 Beds 2 Baths 0.11 Acres 1,584 Sqft Built in 1917 Old House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
sold
Single Family Home Sold in Shelton CT 06484. Colonial house near waterfront with 1 car garage.

Single Family Home

242 River Road, Shelton CT $ 300,000 Closed
4 Beds 3 Baths 0.12 Acres 1,824 Sqft Built in 2007 Colonial House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
sold
Condo Home Sold in Shelton CT 06484.  townhouse near waterfront with swimming pool and 1 car garage.

Condo Home

393 Papere Ridge, unit 393, Shelton CT $ 255,000 Closed
2 Beds 2 Baths 1,348 Sqft Built in 1985 Townhouse
Courtesy of SmartMLS
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Real Estate Market Trends

Home Price Stats

Most expensive home

$28,500,000
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Average sale price

$989,838

Median sale price

$569,900

Cheapest home

$14,500 See cheapest homes

Dollars on market

$ 5,116M

Sale / List ratio

97%

Price Breakdown
  • < $100K71 homes

  • $100K - $200K305 homes

  • $200K - $300K599 homes

  • $300K - $400K680 homes

  • $400K - $500K576 homes

  • $500K - $600K550 homes

  • $600K - $700K366 homes

  • $700K - $800K312 homes

  • $800K - $900K262 homes

  • $900K - $1.0M186 homes

  • $1.0M - $1.1M89 homes

  • $1.1M - $1.2M113 homes

  • $1.2M - $1.3M110 homes

  • $1.3M - $1.4M93 homes

  • $1.4M - $1.5M68 homes

  • $1.5M - $1.6M86 homes

  • $1.6M - $1.7M58 homes

  • $1.7M - $1.8M45 homes

  • $1.8M - $1.9M47 homes

  • $1.9M - $2.0M51 homes

  • $2.0M - $2.5M133 homes

  • $2.5M - $3.0M110 homes

  • $3.0M - $3.5M64 homes

  • $3.5M - $4.0M47 homes

  • $4.0M - $4.5M20 homes

  • $4.5M - $5.0M30 homes

  • $5M - $10M71 homes

  • > $10M27 homes

Construction Year Stats

Newest homes built in

2020
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Average construction year

1964

Median construction year

1970

Oldest homes built in

1705
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Built Year Breakdown
  • < 17000 homes

  • 1700 - 180068 homes

  • 1800 - 1900225 homes

  • 1900 - 1910140 homes

  • 1910 - 1920139 homes

  • 1920 - 1930249 homes

  • 1930 - 1940210 homes

  • 1940 - 1950306 homes

  • 1950 - 1960660 homes

  • 1960 - 1970567 homes

  • 1970 - 1980554 homes

  • 1980 - 1990569 homes

  • 1990 - 2000389 homes

  • 2000 - 2010496 homes

  • > 2010597 homes

Home Surface Stats

Biggest home

99,999 square feet
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Average home surface

3,217

Median home surface

2,612

Smallest home

64 square feet
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Square Feet Breakdown
  • < 50010 homes

  • 500 - 1000306 homes

  • 1000 - 1500692 homes

  • 1500 - 2000724 homes

  • 2000 - 2500700 homes

  • 2500 - 3000533 homes

  • 3000 - 3500507 homes

  • 3500 - 4000363 homes

  • 4000 - 4500275 homes

  • 4500 - 5000218 homes

  • > 5000841 homes

Home Lot Stats

Home with biggest lot

48 acres
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Average home lot

1

Median home lot

0

Home with smallest lot

0 acres
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Acres Breakdown
  • 0 - 12112 homes

  • 1 - 2907 homes

  • 2 - 3699 homes

  • 3 - 4172 homes

  • 4 - 5110 homes

  • 5 - 641 homes

  • 6 - 718 homes

  • 7 - 812 homes

  • 8 - 916 homes

  • 9 - 104 homes

  • > 1040 homes


Condo Complexes in Fairfield County

Fairfield County has 302 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes
Most expensive complex Jelliff Mill Falls $ 1.69M median price
Most affordable complex Deer Hill Arms $ 110K median price
With most homes on the market Palmer Hill 14 homes for sale
With the largest homes Crowne Pond 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Aspetuck Village 10 sold in last 90 days
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