New survey finds priciest Connecticut ZIP Codes are in Fairfield County

By Phil Hall

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Fairfield County dominated all Top 10 listings and 17 of the Top 20 rankings in a new survey of the state’s most expensive housing markets as ranked by ZIP Code.

In the survey released by, Greenwich’s 06870 and 06830 ZIP Codes came in first and second as the priciest housing markets, where the median home price was $1.37 million and $1.36 million, respectively. New Canaan’s 06840 came in third, with a median home price of $1.31 million, followed by Darien’s 06820 at $1.25 million and Norwalk’s 06853 at $1.16 million.

Stamford’s 06902 ZIP Code was the center of the highest housing sales activity in the list, with 542 transactions in 2016. Stamford, Norwalk and Greenwich tied for the markets with most ZIP Codes on the list, with five each. The only non-Fairfield County markets on the Top 20 list – 17. Warren, 19. Washington and 20. Roxbury – were all in Litchfield County.


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Phil Hall
Phil Hall is a former United Nations-based reporter for Fairchild Broadcast News, the author of seven books, the host of the SoundCloud podcast "The Online Movie Show" and a writer with credits in The New York Times, New York Daily News and Wired.

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