Greenwich Connecticut

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Lifestyle in Town

With its luxury homes and waterfront properties, this town also has an excellent education system and a variety of things to do.
Map of Greenwich CT

Greenwich is one of the most affluent towns in Fairfield County, Connecticut, named after a borough of London in the United Kingdom. A place with a long and fascinating history, Greenwich has a very good location, right between Rye, New York, and Stamford, Connecticut, only 38 minutes away from Grand Central in Manhattan.

Greenwich was settled in 1640 and was declared a city in 1665. The town played a crucial role in the Revolutionary War, the 18th century being the period when it developed the most, witnessing significant changes economically and demographically. In addition, Greenwich was also important in American art. The town is famous for the Cos Cob art colony, which revolved around a 1730 mansion called the Bush-Holley. The town attracted so many artists that in 1884, Bush-Holley became a boardinghouse frequented by writers and artists such as George Wharton Edwards, Emil Carlsen and Leonard Ochtman.

Today, the town of Greenwich is a place where American history, architecture, culture and politics are always at hand. With almost 30 neighborhoods, the town offers amazing opportunities for growth and recreation. Over the years, Greenwich did not lose its artistic feel and today there are many art societies, dance groups, and theater associations active in town. Besides, the city has its own symphony- the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra- and an arts council. Everywhere you look there are antique houses and gorgeous mansions, as well as newer buildings that blend in beautifully, giving the town even more appeal.

Greenwich is also a place where one can spend time outside and admire the beauty of nature and all that it has to offer. Bordered by the Long Island Sound in the South side, the town offers truly wonderful views, and has four lovely beaches- Greenwich Point, Byram Beach, Island Beach, and Great Captain Island. The town offers some of the best recreational facilities in the United States, with more than 25 parks available to residents, eight golf courses and a small but cute marina. Greenwich, Connecticut is a community that has become stronger and stronger through time, being shaped into a lovely town with great schools, beautiful sights, and has an incredible historical feel to it.

Greenwich Demographic Details:


The Neighborhoods

Greenwich CT has 9 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods
Most expensive neighborhood Belle Haven $ 9.38M median price
Most affordable neighborhood Byram $ 735K median price
With most homes on the market Glenville 32 homes for sale
With the largest homes Belle Haven 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Round Hill 12 sold in last 90 days
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Top 5 Best Selling Neighborhoods

Round Hill

12 homes recently sold

This beautiful neighborhood is home to the exclusive Round Hill Club, where members can play golf.

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Glenville

9 homes recently sold

This neighborhood is considered more affordable, and also features several condominiums.

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Stanwich

9 homes recently sold

This quiet area in the northern part of town features The Stanwich Club, a private golf club.

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Mianus

8 homes recently sold

With a convenient location, this neighborhood is close to shopping and restaurants in town, as well as an easy commute into New York City.

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Cos Cob

5 homes recently sold

Located along the shoreline, fishing and boating are popular among residents of this gorgeous neighborhood.

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The Homes in Greenwich

290 homes for sale

$ 1.89M median price

92.1% sale / list ratio

192 days on market

latest homes for sale

Luxury Mansion For Sale in Greenwich CT 06830. Big contemporary house near waterfront with swimming pool and 1 car garage.

Luxury Mansion

344 Shore Road, Greenwich CT $ 8,950,000 New listing
6 Beds 6 Baths 0.75 Acres 9,100 Sqft Built in 1955 Big Contemporary House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
listed on 15 Jan 2020
Single Family Home For Sale in Greenwich CT 06830. Contemporary house near lake side waterfront with 2 car garage.

Single Family Home

115 Dingletown Road, Greenwich CT $ 1,499,000 New listing
4 Beds 5 Baths 2.13 Acres 4,244 Sqft Built in 1979 Contemporary House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
listed on 15 Jan 2020
Condo Home For Sale in Greenwich CT 06830.  house near waterfront.

Condo Home

47 Lafayette Place, unit 3H, Greenwich CT $ 625,000 New listing
1 Beds 1 Baths 809 Sqft Built in 1956 House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
listed on 15 Jan 2020
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homes styles and types

1967 average year built

4,817 average sq feet

1.55 average acres
home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 209 $ 3.43M
Condos 73 $ 1.24M
Multi Family 8 $ 1.61M
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 40 $ 1.47M
Antique 1 $ 899K
Victorian 4 $ 2.32M
Contemporary 18 $ 4.07M
Mediterranean 4 $ 3.57M
Tudor 4 $ 5.52M
Colonial 133 $ 3.28M
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 75 $ 3.13M
Luxury 131 $ 4.90M
Mansions 72 $ 6.08M
New Construction 290 $ 2.83M

recently sold homes

Luxury Condo Home Sold in Greenwich CT 06807.  house near waterfront with swimming pool and 2 car garage.

Luxury Condo Home

340 Valley Road, unit 10, Greenwich CT $ 2,050,000 Closed
4 Beds 5 Baths 4,560 Sqft Built in 2007 House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
sold on 14 Jan 2020
Luxury Mansion Sold in Greenwich CT 06830. Big colonial house near waterfront with 3 car garage.

Luxury Mansion

297 Chapman Lane, Greenwich CT $ 5,400,000 Closed
6 Beds 9 Baths 2.2 Acres 8,400 Sqft Built in 2019 Big Colonial House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
sold on 13 Jan 2020
Single Family Home Sold in Greenwich CT 06870. Colonial house near waterfront with 2 car garage.

Single Family Home

21 Heusted Drive, Greenwich CT $ 1,050,000 Closed
3 Beds 3 Baths 0.12 Acres 1,650 Sqft Built in 2014 Colonial House
Courtesy of SmartMLS
sold on 13 Jan 2020
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Real Estate Market Trends

Home Price Stats

Most expensive home

$21,000,000
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Average sale price

$2,825,666

Median sale price

$1,892,500

Cheapest home

$285,000 See cheapest homes

Dollars on market

$ 819M

Sale / List ratio

92%

Price Breakdown
  • < $100K0 homes

  • $100K - $200K0 homes

  • $200K - $300K1 homes

  • $300K - $400K9 homes

  • $400K - $500K6 homes

  • $500K - $600K11 homes

  • $600K - $700K13 homes

  • $700K - $800K20 homes

  • $800K - $900K12 homes

  • $900K - $1.0M6 homes

  • $1.0M - $1.1M6 homes

  • $1.1M - $1.2M6 homes

  • $1.2M - $1.3M12 homes

  • $1.3M - $1.4M10 homes

  • $1.4M - $1.5M7 homes

  • $1.5M - $1.6M7 homes

  • $1.6M - $1.7M7 homes

  • $1.7M - $1.8M6 homes

  • $1.8M - $1.9M9 homes

  • $1.9M - $2.0M11 homes

  • $2.0M - $2.5M24 homes

  • $2.5M - $3.0M23 homes

  • $3.0M - $3.5M12 homes

  • $3.5M - $4.0M16 homes

  • $4.0M - $4.5M4 homes

  • $4.5M - $5.0M11 homes

  • $5M - $10M33 homes

  • > $10M8 homes

Construction Year Stats

Newest homes built in

2020
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Average construction year

1967

Median construction year

1972

Oldest homes built in

1774
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Built Year Breakdown
  • < 17000 homes

  • 1700 - 18002 homes

  • 1800 - 190010 homes

  • 1900 - 191015 homes

  • 1910 - 192013 homes

  • 1920 - 193016 homes

  • 1930 - 194012 homes

  • 1940 - 195012 homes

  • 1950 - 196036 homes

  • 1960 - 197026 homes

  • 1970 - 198020 homes

  • 1980 - 199021 homes

  • 1990 - 200013 homes

  • 2000 - 201040 homes

  • > 201054 homes

Home Surface Stats

Biggest home

99,999 square feet
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Average home surface

4,817

Median home surface

3,760

Smallest home

665 square feet
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Square Feet Breakdown
  • < 5000 homes

  • 500 - 100015 homes

  • 1000 - 150021 homes

  • 1500 - 200028 homes

  • 2000 - 250026 homes

  • 2500 - 300019 homes

  • 3000 - 350024 homes

  • 3500 - 400016 homes

  • 4000 - 450024 homes

  • 4500 - 500017 homes

  • > 5000100 homes

Home Lot Stats

Home with biggest lot

15 acres
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Average home lot

1

Median home lot

1

Home with smallest lot

0 acres
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Acres Breakdown
  • 0 - 194 homes

  • 1 - 252 homes

  • 2 - 341 homes

  • 3 - 47 homes

  • 4 - 512 homes

  • 5 - 66 homes

  • 6 - 71 homes

  • 7 - 80 homes

  • 8 - 90 homes

  • 9 - 100 homes

  • > 102 homes


Condo Complexes in Greenwich CT

Greenwich CT has 26 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes
Most expensive complex Old Greenwich Gables $ 950K median price
Most affordable complex Palmer Point $ 489K median price
With most homes on the market Town & Country 3 homes for sale
With the largest homes Old Greenwich Gables 0 avg. square feet
With most recenlty sold homes Palmer Point 2 sold in last 90 days
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