Southbury is a town in the southwestern part of the state, just north of Oxford and Newtown. Near Interstate 84, Southbury has quick access to Hartford, Springfield, Mass., and New York City as well as I-95. Homes for rent in Southbury offer residents a chance to be part of a diverse population. The town has a high number of senior citizens as well as many families and children. There are also a variety of green spaces and recreation areas throughout the town, including the Pomperaug Golf Club and the Heritage Golf Club as well as public parks like Ballantine Park, Platt Park and Settlers Park. In addition to recreational areas, there are also plenty of businesses nearby for convenient shopping.
Fun Facts for Future Renters
Southbury, incorporated in 1787, is the only town in the United States that's called "Southbury." The town motto, "Unica Unaque," translates to "The one and only."
Families from all over the area go to Southford Falls State Park in Southbury for a day of swimming and picnicking. In the winter, this park, as well as many other scenic outdoor areas in town, become popular snowshoeing and cross-country skiing trails.
Because of its beautiful views and historic past, it's a popular retirement community. The enormous Heritage Village is the largest community, with 2,380 condominiums near the town's center.