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There’s Something for Everyone in West Hartford

Though it’s located only five miles west of downtown Hartford, the bustling suburb of West Hartford, CT is its own world of recreation, attractions, entertainment, and resources. Beautiful parks and lush natural preserves offer endless outdoor recreation. Rich culture can be explored through historic sites and unique public art. A thriving downtown scene encompasses two separate shopping and entertainment districts. Plenty of attractions, such as the rose gardens of Elizabeth Park, the award-winning course at Rockledge Golf Club, the educational enrichment of the Children’s Museum of Connecticut, or the Veteran’s Memorial Ice Skating Rink are just waiting to be explored. And don’t forget the exciting sporting events, theater performances, and educational opportunities of the University of Connecticut!

So, what are you waiting for? Head downtown to West Hartford Center to explore the tree-lined sidewalks, browse the specialty shops, and boutiques, or dine in style at a local eatery. Discover an urban metropolis of national establishments at the Blue Back Square, enjoy outdoor concerts at Webster Walk, or explore miles of secluded nature trails at MDC reservoirs. Your dream lifestyle awaits in West Hartford.

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Why Do Residents Choose West Hartford?



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Attractions & Things to Do

There’s so much to do and enjoy in West Hartford. Its popular downtown area, known locally as The Center, is home to locally-owned shops, restaurants, and businesses, as well as performance art venues and live events, like concerts, street fairs, and parades. The newer Blue Back Square, a mixed-use development of retail, office, and residential construction, offers even more options for entertainment. You can also spend a day at the golf course at Rockledge or Buena Vista, ice skating at the Veterans Memorial Ice Skating Rink, or catching a performance at Playhouse on the Park or the West Hartford Community Theater.

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Community Events

Celebrate West Hartford’s rich and connected community! Enjoy plenty of community festivals, parades, and celebrations throughout the year, such as ArtWalk, Vines of March, West Hartford’s Cookin’, Health & Wellness Fair, Spring Skating Show, Fishing Derby, Westmoor Park’s Annual Farm Day, West Hartford Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert, Memorial Day Parade, Gazebo Concert Series, Celebrate West Hartford, Japan Summer Festival, Halloween Stroll, Fire on Ice Chanukah Celebration, and much, much more.

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Parks & Recreation

It’s not hard to get outside or get active in West Hartford. Numerous public city and county parks and preserves offer thousands of acres of beautiful forest, farmland, and rolling hills—as well as amenities such as miles of paved and unpaved trails, sports fields and courts, indoor and outdoor pools, ponds and lakes, playgrounds, picnic areas, recreation centers, and even a demonstration farm. On the west side of West Hartford, the Metacomet Ridge, a long series of rocky, mountainous hills stretching across the state, offers plenty of hiking, such as the Metacomet Trail, and scenic views, like Talcott Mountain.

Additionally, West Hartford’s Leisure Services offers hundreds of instructional and recreational programs, activities, and sports for residents of all ages and interests.

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Though located directly outside of Hartford (where you can find top employers such as the State of Connecticut, United Technologies Corp., and Hartford Financial Services Group Inc., West Hartford is also home to several of its own large employers. These include the University of Hartford, the University of Saint Joseph, the University of Connecticut (Greater Hartford Campus), American Medical Response, Wiremold, and Goodrich.

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Shopping & Dining

You don’t have to go to Hartford for all your shopping, dining, retail, and other business needs. West Hartford boasts several major shopping centers, such as Bishops Corner, Corbins Corner, Prospect Shopping Plaza, and the Westfarms Mall.

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West Hartford students are served by West Hartford Public Schools, which was rated #17 Best School District in Connecticut by school rater Niche.com and received a stellar A+ grade for its teachers, clubs and activities, college readiness, and academic performance. The district is comprised of eleven elementary schools, three middle schools, and Conard High and Hall High schools. There are also several top-rated private schools in the city.

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West Hartford at a Glance


Want to know even more about residential life in this outstanding city of beautiful homes, friendly faces, and big opportunities? You don’t have to look far! As your West Hartford experts, we know all the insider details! Feel free to contact us with any questions you might have!



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Quick Facts

Population: 63,268
Growth Since 2000: +.5%
Zip Codes: 06107, 06119
County: Hartford
Mean Home Price: $268,114

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Travel Times

Downtown Hartford: 4 miles
Manchester: 15 miles
University of Connecticut: 30 miles
Major Roads: I-84, US-44, CT-9
Public Transit: CTTransit


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Lisa Barall-Matt
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
992 Farmington Ave
West Hartford CT 06107

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