Located in Fairfield County, Stamford, is known as “the city that works”. Stamford is located on the southwestern tip of Connecticut, and is well liked by residents for being less than an hour away from New York City. It’s a small town that’s rapidly growing into a corporate Mecca and offers a good deal of urban amenities. There are excellent restaurants and night clubs adding excitement to the scene. Evenings can be spent enjoying the romantic sounds of the Connecticut Grande Opera and Orchestra at the Palace Theatre or watching a play by Stamford Theatre Works. Cultural activities thrive here.
Stamford's average apartment rental rate in the city is approximately $2,250.00. The average 1 bedroom apartment rents for around $1,250.00 and the average 2 bedroom rents for approximately $1,850.00. The Average listing price for homes for sale is around $675,000. Popular neighborhoods in the Stamford area are Shippan, North Stamford, Darien, and New Canaan.