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New Canaan is situated about 30 minutes from Bridgeport and roughly an hour from New York, N.Y.  Homes for rent in New Canaan may attract renters looking to live in a town with a suburban feel in close proximity to one of the largest cities in the world.

Things New Canaan Renters Should Know

  • The Metro-North Railroad runs from New Canaan to Grand Central Station in New York City in a little more than an hour.
  • New Canaan is connected to Hartford and White Plains, N.Y., via U.S. Route 15.
  • The Long Island Sound is just a few miles away from New Canaan, offering scenic vistas and beach sites.

Helpful New Canaan Tools

  • The municipal website of the Town of New Canaan provides information about local government, community and departments.
  • Renters can investigate the economic landscape of New Canaan by visiting the website of the New Canaan Chamber of Commerce.
  • The New Canaan Public Schools website hosts resources for parents with children in grades K-12 who are interested in learning more about the academic opportunities available in New Canaan.

Recreational Activities Around New Canaan

The New Canaan Nature Center is home to an array of amenities and activities that may appeal to lovers of the great outdoors. For instance, the center supports exotic plant species in its 4,000-square-foot greenhouse, while the Arboretum contains herbs of diverse varieties. There are also 2 miles of hiking trails at the center, along with an exhibit on birds of prey. Renters can catch a musical at the Summer Theatre of New Canaan, which also provides educational programs for a number of age groups. Of course, those hankering for a big-city adventure can hop a train or a car down to New York City and explore the vast entertainment opportunities the Big Apple has to offer.