Country Homes for Sale in Connecticut
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Connecticut is a densely populated, largely urban state with commuter communities serving New York City and financial hubs like Hartford. It is the third-smallest state in the country. It has a small farming economy that grows mostly crops, with farmland comprising 14 percent of the state land area. The countryside and coastal areas of Connecticut offer plenty of opportunities to explore, from kayaking through coastal marshes to biking along rail-trails amidst the splendor of fall foliage. Despite its small size (5,543 square miles), Connecticut counts 180 public lakes and ponds, and thousands of miles of rivers and streams where anglers can enjoy casting for bass, trout, northern pike, bluegill, and more. Land for sale in Connecticut includes farms, hunting land, recreational acreage and undeveloped land for future commercial or residential usage. Connecticut is one of the country's smallest states in terms of size, covering an area of 5,544 square miles (4 million acres). In its entirety, 4,842 square miles (87 percent) covers land area, while the remaining 701 square miles is covered by water.