Would you like to find out where your town rates in Connecticut for raising a family?

I've written many articles based on Niche.com research in relation to some of the best places to live, which towns have the best schools, and where the safest cities are in Connecticut. In case you didn't notice, the research tells us that the 'Best' places in almost every state are the wealthiest towns and cities. According to Niche.com, here are the Top 10 Places in Connecticut to Raise a Family.

  1. Old Greenwich
  2. Weatogue
  3. Weston
  4. Ridgefield
  5. Simsbury
  6. New Canaan
  7. Westport
  8. Riverside
  9. Avon
  10. Greenwich

All of the towns above scored an A+ in the categories, 'Public Schools' and 'Good for Families.' Let's take a look at the eight towns in the Greater Danbury Area which include, Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, Newtown, New Fairfield, New Milford, Ridgefield, Sherman and how they ranked in the 'Top Places to Raise a Family' in Connecticut. If you click on the specific towns below you'll find in-depth information on that town.

To find out about rankings in several categories in towns and cities across the country, click on Niche.com.

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