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Bethel

Fairfield County, Connecticut

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Bethel, located in northern Fairfield County, has witnessed swift growth over the past decade, yet has maintained its small-town New England atmosphere.

With acres of sprawling orchards dotted by renovated farmhouses and older homes as well as well-preserved historic sites, the town, encompassing 17 square miles and home to approximately 18,000 residents, is the birthplace of showman P.T. Barnum. Several major manufacturers are based here, including battery maker Duracell, Inc. and bicycle manufacturer Cannondale. Bethel is also home to Blue Jay Orchards, a popular fall destination for generations of residents and visitors looking to pick their own apples and enjoy the farm’s popular cider donuts. The Bethel real estate market is reflective of the town’s small-town charm and robust commerce. The community’s village green reveals a thriving shopping district with retail shops and eateries. Bethel is conveniently located near Interstate 84 and is serviced by Metro-North’s New Haven line, with an approximate travel time to Grand Central Terminal of just under two hours.

With acres of sprawling orchards dotted by renovated farmhouses and older homes as well as well-preserved historic sites, the town, encompassing 17 square miles and home to approximately 18,000 residents, is the birthplace of showman P.T. Barnum. Several major manufacturers are based here, including battery maker Duracell, Inc. and bicycle manufacturer Cannondale. Bethel is also home to Blue Jay Orchards, a popular fall destination for generations of residents and visitors looking to pick their own apples and enjoy the farm’s popular cider donuts. The Bethel real estate market is reflective of the town’s small-town charm and robust commerce. The community’s village green reveals a thriving shopping district with retail shops and eateries. Bethel is conveniently located near Interstate 84 and is serviced by Metro-North’s New Haven line, with an approximate travel time to Grand Central Terminal of just under two hours.

With acres of sprawling orchards dotted by renovated farmhouses and older homes as well as well-preserved historic sites, the town, encompassing 17 square miles and home to approximately 18,000 residents, is the birthplace of showman P.T. Barnum. Several major manufacturers are based here, including battery maker Duracell, Inc. and bicycle manufacturer Cannondale. Bethel is also home to Blue Jay Orchards, a popular fall destination for generations of residents and visitors looking to pick their own apples and enjoy the farm’s popular cider donuts. The Bethel real estate market is reflective of the town’s small-town charm and robust commerce. The community’s village green reveals a thriving shopping district with retail shops and eateries. Bethel is conveniently located near Interstate 84 and is serviced by Metro-North’s New Haven line, with an approximate travel time to Grand Central Terminal of just under two hours.

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Lifestyle Features

Lifestyle Feature

Golf Living

Some properties are within a few minutes’ drive; others are situated adjacent to or even directly on the beautiful golf green. The country club environment is a must-have for many, and for those who are after the golf lifestyle, Fairfield County has a number of superb offerings to consider. Begin exploring the assortment of golf-style listings now on the market in Fairfield County.

Lifestyle Feature

Commuter Friendly

Providing an ideal balance between urban amenities and the suburban lifestyle, Fairfield County offers many excellent real estate choices for the New York City commuter. With its easy access to midtown Manhattan by Metro-North railroad, Fairfield County serves as a perfect city escape while still offering fantastic proximity. Start your search for commuter friendly listings here.

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Living in Bethel has been a blessing! There are many opportunities for family outings. Just walking through town is a great experience!
Dorie Valenti Resident since 2013

Featured Listings

3 Gabriella Court
Bethel, CT $899,900

3 Gabriella Court

Bethel, CT

$899,900
  • 5 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 4,200 Sqft
36 Aunt Pattys Lane West
Bethel, CT $749,900

36 Aunt Pattys Lane West

Bethel, CT

$749,900
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 4,838 Sqft
8 Dittmar Road
Bethel, CT $599,000

8 Dittmar Road

Bethel, CT

$599,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,073 Sqft
115 Putnam Park Road
Bethel, CT $559,000

115 Putnam Park Road

Bethel, CT

$559,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 3,316 Sqft
29 Nashville Road Extension
Bethel, CT $549,000

29 Nashville Road Extension

Bethel, CT

$549,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,100 Sqft
Lot #1 Long Meadow
Bethel, CT $519,900

Lot #1 Long Meadow

Bethel, CT

$519,900
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,100 Sqft
14 Chelsea Drive
Bethel, CT $494,900

14 Chelsea Drive

Bethel, CT

$494,900
  • 4 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,900 Sqft
2 Hopkins Court
Bethel, CT $430,000

2 Hopkins Court

Bethel, CT

$430,000
  • 3 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 2,353 Sqft

Bethel

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Bethel is within Fairfield County, Connecticut and borders Brookfield, Danbury, Newtown and Redding.

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

November 2016

22 TOTAL UNITS

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Median Sales Price

November 2016 - Single Family Homes

$300K
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Percentage of Asking Price

November 2016 Single Family Homes

98%
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