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Fairfield County, Connecticut

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Newtown, located in Fairfield County, celebrated its Tercentennial in 2005. This town of about 27,600 residents is reflective of small-town America’s values and traditions.

The town takes pride in its highly regarded educational system and deeply rooted sense of community involvement. At the heart of this 59-square-mile town is its charming historic center, which features lovely older homes along its Main Street, accented by an old-fashioned general store and numerous shops and eateries. Newtown’s most famous landmark is its towering flagpole on Main Street, from which Old Glory proudly flies. The town’s elegant town hall, which houses, in addition to municipal offices, space for all sorts of events and activities, is a popular community gathering place. The landmark building has long hosted private parties, arts and crafts shows, concerts, stage productions, movies and sporting events. A popular event each Labor Day is the town’s annual parade, which draws thousands of spectators, throngs of marchers, and local and state dignitaries.

In 2011, Connecticut Magazine ranked Newtown fourth out of 26 Connecticut cities with a population between 25,000 and 50,000 in its “Rating the Towns” report. Blessed with numerous parks, Newtown provides numerous recreational opportunities with its athletic fields, nature center, hiking trails and town pool. The town is easily accessible via Interstate 84. Many Newtown residents commute daily to Stamford, Hartford and Manhattan.

The town takes pride in its highly regarded educational system and deeply rooted sense of community involvement. At the heart of this 59-square-mile town is its charming historic center, which features lovely older homes along its Main Street, accented by an old-fashioned general store and numerous shops and eateries. Newtown’s most famous landmark is its towering flagpole on Main Street, from which Old Glory proudly flies. The town’s elegant town hall, which houses, in addition to municipal offices, space for all sorts of events and activities, is a popular community gathering place. The landmark building has long hosted private parties, arts and crafts shows, concerts, stage productions, movies and sporting events. A popular event each Labor Day is the town’s annual parade, which draws thousands of spectators, throngs of marchers, and local and state dignitaries.

In 2011, Connecticut Magazine ranked Newtown fourth out of 26 Connecticut cities with a population between 25,000 and 50,000 in its “Rating the Towns” report. Blessed with numerous parks, Newtown provides numerous recreational opportunities with its athletic fields, nature center, hiking trails and town pool. The town is easily accessible via Interstate 84. Many Newtown residents commute daily to Stamford, Hartford and Manhattan.

The town takes pride in its highly regarded educational system and deeply rooted sense of community involvement. At the heart of this 59-square-mile town is its charming historic center, which features lovely older homes along its Main Street, accented by an old-fashioned general store and numerous shops and eateries. Newtown’s most famous landmark is its towering flagpole on Main Street, from which Old Glory proudly flies. The town’s elegant town hall, which houses, in addition to municipal offices, space for all sorts of events and activities, is a popular community gathering place. The landmark building has long hosted private parties, arts and crafts shows, concerts, stage productions, movies and sporting events. A popular event each Labor Day is the town’s annual parade, which draws thousands of spectators, throngs of marchers, and local and state dignitaries.

In 2011, Connecticut Magazine ranked Newtown fourth out of 26 Connecticut cities with a population between 25,000 and 50,000 in its “Rating the Towns” report. Blessed with numerous parks, Newtown provides numerous recreational opportunities with its athletic fields, nature center, hiking trails and town pool. The town is easily accessible via Interstate 84. Many Newtown residents commute daily to Stamford, Hartford and Manhattan.

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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.

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When one thinks of New England, Newtown, with its majestic flagpole welcoming all, comes to mind. I look forward to raising my own family in this open and warm community: a true treasure to behold.
Sarah Adams Life-long Resident

Featured Listings

28 Grand Place
Newtown, CT $990,000

28 Grand Place

Newtown, CT

$990,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 2/2 Baths
  • 3,742 Sqft
12 Butternut Ridge
Newtown, CT $875,000

12 Butternut Ridge

Newtown, CT

$875,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 5/1 Baths
  • 5,328 Sqft
61 Poverty Hollow Road
Newtown, CT $698,000

61 Poverty Hollow Road

Newtown, CT

$698,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 3,298 Sqft
8 Charlies Circle
Newtown, CT $675,000

8 Charlies Circle

Newtown, CT

$675,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 4,454 Sqft
135 Huntingtown Road
Newtown, CT $509,900

135 Huntingtown Road

Newtown, CT

$509,900
  • 4 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,720 Sqft
21 Cannon Drive
Newtown, CT $499,900

21 Cannon Drive

Newtown, CT

$499,900
  • 4 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,829 Sqft
17 Franklin Court
Newtown, CT $475,000

17 Franklin Court

Newtown, CT

$475,000
  • 2 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,317 Sqft
111 Hattertown Road
Newtown, CT $469,900

111 Hattertown Road

Newtown, CT

$469,900
  • 4 Beds
  • 2/1 Baths
  • 2,600 Sqft

Newtown

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Newtown is within Fairfield County, Connecticut and borders Bethel, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Easton, Monroe, Redding and Southbury.

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Units Sold

July 2016

52 TOTAL UNITS

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