According to Niche.com Southbury is one of the best places to live in Connecticut. Southbury comprises sprawling rural country areas, suburban neighborhoods, and historic districts. It is a short distance from major business and commercial centers, and is within 80 miles (130 km) of New York City and 40 miles (64 km) of Hartford. Southbury is the only community in the country with the name “Southbury”, which is why the town seal reads Unica Unaque, meaning “The One and Only.” Southbury is in western New Haven County, Connecticut, United States. Southbury is north of Oxford and Newtown, and east of Brookfield.
39 square miles
Southbury Public Library 100 Poverty Road Southbury, CT 06477 203-262-0626 www.southburylibrary.org
501 Main St. South Southbury, CT 06477 203-262-0600
Pomperaug Reginal School District No. 15 is ranked #5 among New Haven County Schools. Pomperaug Regional School District No. 15 is a highly rated, public school district located in MIDDLEBURY, CT. It has 3,646 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 71% of students are at least proficient in math and 75% in reading.
LaGuardia Airport – 76 miles
John F. Kennedy Airport – 83 miles
Westchester Airport – 50 miles
Bradley (Hartford) Airport – 55 miles
Tweed (New Haven) Airport – 29 miles
New York City – 85 Miles
SOUTHBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Proudly serving the Southbury community since 1776, the Library is open year round to readers and learners of all ages and interests.
No matter the time of year there are
events always happening!
• Snow Sculpture Contest
• Easter Flower Sale
• Memorial Day Parade
• Flag Day Ceremony
• Summer Farmers Market
• Apple Festival
• Halloween Drive Through
• Yoga at the Farm
• Southbury Autumn Craft Festival
• Crop-tober Crafting Retreat
• Holiday Craft Sale