Welcome to the Town of Greenwich

Greenwich, Connecticut

The largest town on Connecticut’s Gold Coast with wide-ranging, irresistible appeal for every demographic.

Greenwich is a stately, cosmopolitan town on the New York-Connecticut border brimming with all-season beaches, parks, riding and hiking paths surrounded by unspoiled nature and wildlife and top-notch offerings in the arts, education, luxury shopping, world-class dining and international commerce. Located just 27 miles (and a 40-minute train ride) from Manhattan, Greenwich is a 67.2 square-mile municipality with a population of approximately 63,000 people.

The above map indicates the borders of the Town of Greenwich municipality overall, but also identifies the borders of the smaller, unofficial neighborhoods into which the Town is further divided and are generally labeled as follows:

  • Backcountry
  • Cos Cob
  • Greenwich
  • Old Greenwich
  • Riverside

Each of these areas has its own unique character as detailed below.

Amenities for All

Transportation

Westchester County Airport (HPN): only minutes from Greenwich

LaGuardia International Airport (LGA): approximately 30 minutes from Greenwich 

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK): approximately 35 minutes from Greenwich

Newark International Airport (EWR): approximately 40 minutes from Greenwich

Beaches

Greenwich Point Park

Island Beach

Great Captain Island

Byram Park

Parks

Bible Street Playground

Binney Park

Bruce Park

Byram Park

Cos Cob Park

Eastern Greenwich Civic Center

Montgomery Pinetum

Grass Island Dog Park

Loughlin Ave Playground

Mianus River Park

Pemberwick Park

Pomerance Park

Roger Sherman Baldwin Park

Greenwich Point Park

William Street Playground

Public Libraries

Greenwich Library

Cos Cob Branch Library

Byram Shubert Branch Library

Perrot Memorial Library

Public School System

Greenwich Public School System
290 Greenwich Avenue
Greenwich, CT 06830

The Greenwich Schools consist of 11 elementary schools, 3 middle schools and a high school serving 2,700 students. There is a pre-school program and ARCH, which focuses on students with special needs. The Greenwich Public Schools are committed to a comprehensive process of curriculum planning and assessment to foster continuous improvement of student performance as measured by the highest local, regional, national and international standards of excellence. 


The mission of the school system is to educate all students to the highest levels of academic achievement, to enable them to reach and expand their potential, and to prepare them to become productive, responsible, ethical, creative and compassionate members of society.


The Core Values are:

  • a comprehensive, challenging, well-rounded education;
  • high expectations and standards of performance and behavior;
  • integrity, being honest, ethical, and respectful of others;
  • accountability, establishing clear goals, measure progress, and take responsibility for results;
  • the collaboration with parents and community to support student learning, diversity–appreciating, respecting and learning from diverse viewpoints;
  • instill a spirit of lifelong learning.

Private School System

Schools Near Greenwich

Golf

The Griffith E. Harris Golf Course (“The Griff”) is an 18-hole, par 71 public course on 159 acres designed by the renowned Robert Trent Jones, Sr.


​​​​​​​Public & Private Membership Clubs in Greenwich

  • Greenwich Country Club
  • The Milbrook Club
  • Round Hill Club
  • The Stanwich Club
  • Burning Tree Country Club
  • Field Club of Greenwich
  • Tamarack Country Club
  • Fairview Country Club
  • Indian Harbor Yacht Club
  • Riverside Yacht Club
  • Belle Haven Club
  • Old Greenwich Yacht Club
  • Rocky Point Club
  • Greenwich Water Club
  • Greenwich Boat & Yacht Club
  • Innis Arden Golf Club

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