New rankings confirm what you probably already think.
Fairfield County is one of the best places to live in Connecticut.
Niche.com's 2018 Best Counties to Live in Connecticut rankings weighed such factors as crime rates, housing trends, the quality of local schools, employment statistics and local amenities.
The No. 1-ranked county in the state is -- drum roll, please -- Fairfield County .
It drew A rankings for good for families, outdoor activities and diversity and A- for public schools and nightlife and an A+ for health and fitness.
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