Downtown

Downtown Greenwich offers a lifestyle with a unique blend of sophistication, convenience, and a strong sense of community.

Downtown Greenwich offers a lifestyle with a unique blend of sophistication, convenience, and a strong sense of community.
 
Downtown Greenwich is renowned for its upscale shopping and dining scene. Along Greenwich Avenue, you'll find a variety of high-end boutiques, luxury brand stores, and trendy shops. The area is also home to a diverse range of restaurants, offering cuisines from around the world, as well as charming cafes and bakeries.
 
The neighborhood hosts numerous community events and festivals throughout the year, creating a vibrant atmosphere. From the Greenwich Town Party, Greenwich International Film Festival, Greenwich Arts Festival and the Greenwich Wine + Food Festival to holiday parades and farmers' markets, there is always something happening that brings the community together.
 
Enjoy waterfront activities such as boating, sailing, and fishing along the Long Island Sound. Take a ferry to Captain’s Island beach in the summer months! Why not stroll through Bruce Park which offers walking trails, picnic areas as well as tennis courts?
 
For those seeking cultural activities, there are plenty of options. The recently expanded Bruce Museum, located near Greenwich Avenue, features art exhibitions, natural history displays, and educational programs. The Greenwich Historical Society preserves the town's history through exhibits, lectures, and events. Additionally, the Greenwich Library hosts various cultural programs, author talks, and book clubs.
 
You'll find a variety of fitness studios, yoga centers, and wellness spas offering services ranging from yoga classes to holistic therapies. Additionally, the town has a robust healthcare system, with renowned medical facilities and specialists.
 
Living in downtown Greenwich offers the advantage of being close to New York City. It's just a short commute away, allowing residents to easily access the city's cultural, employment, and entertainment opportunities.
 
Greenwich is known for its safety and security. The town has a well-established police department that ensures the safety of residents and maintains a peaceful environment.
 
The downtown neighborhood exudes historic charm with its picturesque streets lined with beautifully preserved architecture. The town takes pride in its historic buildings and maintains a balance between modern developments and preserving its traditional character.
 
Overall, the downtown Greenwich lifestyle combines the best of urban convenience, upscale amenities, cultural richness, and a strong sense of community. It offers a sophisticated yet relaxed atmosphere where you can enjoy life while embracing a strong community spirit.

Overview for Downtown, CT

24,557 people live in Downtown, where the median age is 43.7 and the average individual income is $108,069. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,557

Total Population

43.7 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$108,069

Average individual Income

Around Downtown, CT

There's plenty to do around Downtown, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

77
Very Walkable
Walking Score
37
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Old Greenwich Wine Merchants, Canaan Fish Market, and Hudson Table.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 2.94 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.06 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.68 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.51 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.6 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.66 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Downtown, CT

Downtown has 9,438 households, with an average household size of 2.57. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Downtown do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 24,557 people call Downtown home. The population density is 1,336.01 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

24,557

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

43.7

Median Age

48.12 / 51.88%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
9,438

Total Households

2.57

Average Household Size

$108,069

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Downtown, CT

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The following schools are within or nearby Downtown. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
New Lebanon School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
The Stanwich School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
The Greenwich Japanese School
PRIVATE
1st - 9th
No rating available
Hamilton Avenue School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Greenwich Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Central Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
North Street School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Julian Curtiss School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Greenwich Country Day
PRIVATE
PreK - 9th
No rating available

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