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Cos Cob is a neighborhood and CDP in Greenwich, Connecticut. The neighborhood is located on the southern shoreline of Fairfield County and at Cos Cob Harbor on Long Island Sound. It is a suburban, coastal neighborhood that is walkable and historic. It has no beach but does have some wonderful waterfront scenery. The neighborhood has a quiet, cozy, village atmosphere and features boutiques, fine dining and wine establishments as well as cultural events and locations like the theatre, gallery showings and more. It is a family-friendly area with low crime rates, a close-knit sense of community, high rates of home-ownership/occupancy, excellent educational options in both private and public settings. Housing consists of primarily traditional single-family homes. Apartments, townhomes and other housing options are rarer. It is a highly educated neighborhood where most adults are college educated and over all42% hold advanced degrees. It is somewhat ethnically diverse, common ancestries among residents include Irish, Italian, Polish, German and English. English is the common language among residents and other important languages include Spanish, Polish, Portuguese and Japanese.

Cos Cob is a wealthy neighborhood, in fact, it is among the top 2% of United State’s wealthiest neighborhoods and among the top 15% in terms of United State’s highest income neighborhoods. It is a definitively white-collar community. In 2010, the neighborhood’s population was 6,770 and has not changed much since. In 2015, the estimated median household income was $86,414 and the estimated per capita income was $50,104. The current approximate median real estate price in the neighborhood is $925,851 and the current approximate rental price is $2,206.

In its early history, Cos Cob was a thriving shipping port, especially for the local apple and potato production. In the 1800s and 1900s, the neighborhood was home to the American Impressionists Cos Cob Artists Colony. Two neighborhood structures are on the National Register of Historic Places, Cos Cob Train Station and the Mianus River Railroad Bridge. Today, two schools are located within the neighborhood, Cos Cob Elementary and Cos Cob Middle School. Older students attend schools outside of the neighborhood. Commuter rail service in Cos Cob is provided by the New Haven line of the Metro-North Railroad. However, approximately 60% of all commuters there rely on private vehicles for their daily commutes.

Cos Cob is a quiet and cozy neighborhood where people like things to move at a slower pace. Popular pastimes include ice skating, tennis and fishing. In 2015, according to Forbes magazine, Cos Cob was the 287th wealthiest location in the United States. The neighborhood has its own fire department and a wonderful extensive library. The library acts as a community centre featuring space for art showings, lectures and other events. Real estate is commonly made up of houses and more rarely of apartments and condominiums. Most homes in the neighborhood are historic and were constructed before 1940. The houses are fairly large most commonly having 3-6 bedrooms, but sometimes they are even larger. To begin your home search in Cos Cob call friendly local real estate agent Robert Tedesco at 203-252-4286. Don’t hesitate to find the place you can truly call home in beautiful Cos Cob.

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