Middlesex County Homes for Sale
Middlesex County is a county in the south central part of the U.S. state of Connecticut. As of the 2020 census, the population was 164,245. The county was created in May 1785 from portions of Hartford County and New London County.
Middlesex County is included in the Hartford-East Hartford-Middletown metropolitan statistical area known as Greater Hartford.
Middlesex County Real Estate Features and Benefits
As with all eight of Connecticut’s counties, there is now no county government and no county seat. In Connecticut, towns are responsible for all local government activities, including local police, fire and rescue, snow removal, and schools. In a few cases, neighboring towns will share certain resources, e.g. water, gas, etc. Counties in Connecticut serve merely as dividing lines for the state’s judicial system. This is very appealing to many buyers, which means houses for sale in Middlesex County snap up quickly.
Middlesex county real estate is located in an area that comprises of 439 square miles (1,140 km2), of which 369 square miles (960 km2) is land and 70 square miles (180 km2) (15.9%) is water. It is the smallest county in Connecticut by land area and second-smallest by total area, making Middlesex County an ideal location to buy a house in a friendly and community-led location.
The terrain trends from mostly level along the Connecticut River and Atlantic coast to gently rolling uplands away from them. The highest elevation is close to a triangulation station in Meshomasic State Forest, at 916 feet (279 m) above sea level; the lowest point is sea level. This provides buyers of Middlesex County real estate with beautiful views all year round.
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