Welcome To Weston

Weston is a picturesque and historic town located among Fairfield County’s most idyllic ones. It boasts a unique, rural and sophisticated community with the absence of busy commercial areas. 
Sitting 50 miles from the East of New York City, lies one of Connecticut's most attractive and idyllic communities. Weston offers residents the picture-perfect combination of small-town charm and proximity to one of the country’s most influential cities.
Predominantly an agricultural farming community throughout most of its history, Weston has dedicated itself to the preservation of its past. Beautiful historic sites and landmarks can be found throughout the neighborhood. Many homes in Weston are Colonial, Federal, and Victorian styles set on sprawling properties, although mid-century modern homes and contemporary styles can also be found.

What to Love

  • Family-friendly community
  • Picturesque historic town
  • Architecturally different styles of homes  
  • Bucolic scenery

People & Lifestyle

Between Weston’s ideal location, picture-perfect scenery, and thriving community, it’s no wonder that this is one of Connecticut's most desirable areas. Young professionals, families, and retirees are all attracted to the area, making it one of the most affluent neighborhoods around. The average annual household income in the area is nearly $240,000 — four times the national average. Homes in Weston are also among some of the most expensive, with a median value of just under $1 million.
Residents living in Weston appreciate the rural outdoor lifestyle that surrounds them. Homeowners love exploring the beautiful parks, reserves, and hiking trails in and around the community. There is also a vibrant and active art scene in the area, with numerous art galleries and showcases taking place throughout the year.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Weston’s dining scene is as spirited and intriguing as the community itself, with numerous highly rated and trendy restaurants on every street. Many locals enjoy starting their day at the Lunch Box. Their elevated approach to classic breakfast dishes has made them a serious favorite. Guests enjoy everything from pork belly hash eggs benedict to an open-faced salmon bagel or challah french toast.
Orem’s Diner has been serving the community since 1921 and is now an absolute community staple. With classic diner dishes like grilled ham steaks, baked meatloaf, and gyro platters, guests know they’ll never leave hungry when they visit this one-of-a-kind eatery. 
Molly’s Restaurant and Bar serves fantastic comfort food and is, without a doubt, a Weston favorite. Their menu includes French onion soup, fish and chips, a Philly cheesesteak sandwich, and a mouthwatering mushroom and truffle pizza that guests absolutely adore.

Things to Do

Weston residents can easily take advantage of the numerous entertainment opportunities in nearby major cities, but there are also a number of things to do right in town. There are plenty of hiking trails in the area, and many residents enjoy the serenity that comes from disappearing into nature for a moment. Devil’s Den Preserve is certainly one of the most popular spots to get outside. This 1,7560-acre oasis is one of the most protected places in the state, offering a safe haven to local wildlife, especially the numerous aquatic species living in the Saugatuck River.
The Weston Historical Society is one of the most driven and dedicated organizations in the community. Dedicated to ensuring the preservation of the area’s exciting history, this society offers numerous events and exhibitions throughout the year to help everyone in the community feel that strong bond with the past.
Another fantastic center, especially for families with children, is the Weston YMCA. This non-profit offers a range of recreational activities, events, and classes for adults and children to enjoy, including aqua fitness, dance, yoga, and even gymnastics.
Golf enthusiasts will enjoy having the Aspetuck Valley Country Club just around the corner. This world-class private golf course allows members to play on one of the most stunning clubs in Connecticut. With beautiful rolling hills, pristinely maintained greens, and a welcoming atmosphere, it’s no wonder this club is one of the most loved in the state.
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Families in Weston have access to a number of highly-rated schools in the area, including:
  • Weston Public Schools, K-12, highly rated Blue Ribbon public school system