Hartford, along with Danbury, New Haven, and Norwalk, was included in the Livability.com 2021 Top 100 Best Places to Live In America.

Livability.com analyzed more than 1,000 small to mid-sized cities on factors including safety, affordability, economic stability, outdoor recreation, accessibility, and community engagement. Respondents were asked if they could work from anywhere, which factors would be most considered when choosing to relocate and how housing needs and priorities have changed since the beginning of the pandemic. Since March 2020, more than 42% of the U.S. population has either moved or considered moving.

The 100 cities that made it to the list offer connection, affordability, and the space and opportunity to grow.

#59 – Norwalk

#69 – Hartford

#85 – Danbury

#87 – New Haven

Find out why Hartford made the list.