On the coast of New England lies Connecticut; one of the most beautiful states in the U.S. It's known for its charming coastal towns, as a large chunk of the state is a peninsula below the main land, giving the state three separate coasts. If you want to live by the water, you have plenty of places to choose from. While you can find many standard apartment complexes in the area, Connecticut also has a wide variety of converted homes as apartment buildings.
In 2014, the New York Times ranked all 3,135 counties in the entire country based on income, education, unemployment rate, disability rate, and life expectancy. The highest ranked county in Connecticut was Tolland County, ranked 92 in the entire United States. Next on the ranks is Middlesex County, which is nipping at Tolland's heels with a ranking of 97. Fairfield County isn't far behind with a ranking of 104 overall. All three counties have a median income of more than $75,000 per year and a disability rate that is less than 1%. The life expectancy of all three counties Is more than 80 years old. All three of these counties have amazing apartments for rent. You can choose the converted homes or a common complex. If you want something more upscale and modern, the urban areas have large, high-rise apartments. Hartford and Stamford are cities both known for amazing high-rises.
Connecticut has amazing employers that will allow you to have a thriving career. Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation is headquartered out of Statford. Covidien is headquartered out of North Haven, which is a global company that makes medical supplies. Unilever, the food and consumer product company is based out of Trumbull. Also in Trumbull, is the headquarters for United Healthcare, one of the best and largest health insurance companies in the country. These companies will all give you an amazing career and life in Connecticut while you enjoy your new apartment.