Branford Connecticut
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Area Description

Branford  located along more than 20 miles of picturesque coastline on Long Island Sound. The town, first settled more than 360 years ago, offers an active Main Street with many restaurants, coffee houses and shops surrounding the Town Green.

Area Highlights

The Neighbors

Community-oriented, well-educated, many business people.


Many styles of homes, from classic New England to contemporary, and many with a focus on the natural beauty available by proximity to Long Island sound. Good schools.


Community-oriented, contemporary and sporty.

You'll Love

Long Island Sound, festivals, swimming, boating, all the natural beauty and ready availability of transportation hubs.

Perfect For

Boating, shopping, culture. Community life.

Around the Area

Branford has about 28,000 residents. Close to a dozen marinas dot its shores with many charters offering tours of the Thimble Islands, where local lore claims Captain Kidd buried his treasure. One of the most popular boating excursions are the annual charters to watch the seals that congregate off the coast.

The town has more than a dozen parks, hiking trails, as well as beaches and lakes.

The town plays host to a popular festival each Father's Day weekend. Located along Interstate 95, the town is located slightly more than two hours away from both Boston and New York.



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