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Darien

Fairfield County, Connecticut

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Darien is a residential community of approximately 20,000 people spanning 14.9 square miles along the Long Island Sound.

Originally settled in 1645, the town features many restored Colonial homes, adding to its charm and historical value. The town is conveniently located only 38 miles from New York City, and commuters will find that nearby airports including Westchester, Kennedy and LaGuardia are easily accessible via Interstate 95 or the historic Merritt Parkway. The heart of the community is found in its town government, civic activities and award-winning public school system. Darien’s outstanding public library offers films and lectures in its auditorium throughout the year. Two public beaches, an ice-skating rink, an active YMCA and YWCA, a yacht club, boat club, six private clubs and numerous parks offer a wide range of activities for everyone. The Darien Arts Council sponsors a variety of art activities in the areas of music, dance, dramatics and the visual arts, appealing to all ages. Likewise, a garden club, adult education programs as well as philanthropic and creative courses are provided through the Darien Community Association.

Originally settled in 1645, the town features many restored Colonial homes, adding to its charm and historical value. The town is conveniently located only 38 miles from New York City, and commuters will find that nearby airports including Westchester, Kennedy and LaGuardia are easily accessible via Interstate 95 or the historic Merritt Parkway. The heart of the community is found in its town government, civic activities and award-winning public school system. Darien’s outstanding public library offers films and lectures in its auditorium throughout the year. Two public beaches, an ice-skating rink, an active YMCA and YWCA, a yacht club, boat club, six private clubs and numerous parks offer a wide range of activities for everyone. The Darien Arts Council sponsors a variety of art activities in the areas of music, dance, dramatics and the visual arts, appealing to all ages. Likewise, a garden club, adult education programs as well as philanthropic and creative courses are provided through the Darien Community Association.

Originally settled in 1645, the town features many restored Colonial homes, adding to its charm and historical value. The town is conveniently located only 38 miles from New York City, and commuters will find that nearby airports including Westchester, Kennedy and LaGuardia are easily accessible via Interstate 95 or the historic Merritt Parkway. The heart of the community is found in its town government, civic activities and award-winning public school system. Darien’s outstanding public library offers films and lectures in its auditorium throughout the year. Two public beaches, an ice-skating rink, an active YMCA and YWCA, a yacht club, boat club, six private clubs and numerous parks offer a wide range of activities for everyone. The Darien Arts Council sponsors a variety of art activities in the areas of music, dance, dramatics and the visual arts, appealing to all ages. Likewise, a garden club, adult education programs as well as philanthropic and creative courses are provided through the Darien Community Association.

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Life on the Coast

Fairfield County is a highly sought-after destination for those who desire the waterfront lifestyle, offering lovely beaches along the Long Island Sound, a variety of recreational options for those interested in water sports and beautiful views of the harbor. Dive in right here to begin your search for direct waterfront properties currently for sale throughout Fairfield County.

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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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Getting to the City

One of the great advantages of living in our community is the ability to enjoy such close proximity to New York City. Whether traveling to the city for work or play, find out how fast you’ll get there below.

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Featured Listings

20 Juniper Road
Darien, CT $17,500,000

20 Juniper Road

Darien, CT

$17,500,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 5/3 Baths
  • 8,332 Sqft
92 Half Mile Road
Darien, CT $4,300,000

92 Half Mile Road

Darien, CT

$4,300,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 6/2 Baths
  • 6,707 Sqft
174 Long Neck Point Road
Darien, CT $4,295,000

174 Long Neck Point Road

Darien, CT

$4,295,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 4,735 Sqft
36 Swifts Lane
Darien, CT $3,975,000

36 Swifts Lane

Darien, CT

$3,975,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 6/1 Baths
  • 6,794 Sqft
72 Peach Hill Road
Darien, CT $3,795,000

72 Peach Hill Road

Darien, CT

$3,795,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 6,025 Sqft
21 Fox Hill Lane
Darien, CT $3,500,000

21 Fox Hill Lane

Darien, CT

$3,500,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 5/1 Baths
  • 6,270 Sqft
364 Hollow Tree Ridge Road
Darien, CT $3,395,000

364 Hollow Tree Ridge Road

Darien, CT

$3,395,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 6,832 Sqft
445 Hollow Tree Ridge Road
Darien, CT $3,395,000

445 Hollow Tree Ridge Road

Darien, CT

$3,395,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 6,300 Sqft

Darien

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Darien is within Fairfield County, Connecticut and borders New Canaan, Norwalk and Stamford.

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

June 2016

41 TOTAL UNITS

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Median Sales Price

June 2016 - Single Family Homes

$1.7M
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Percentage of Asking Price

June 2016 Single Family Homes

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