Welcome to Branford CT!
Branford is a quintessential New England shoreline town. Its sparkling coastline, abundant water activities and town center offer a relaxed way of life. Branford is a rapidly growing town, whose residents are proud of its New England heritage.
Located on Long Island Sound and with the Branford River running through town, Branford offers a superb location and recreational activities. Along the shore from Short Beach to the Harbor at Stony Creek, boats go out into the Sound as they have for centuries before. There are many marinas plus protected moorings along the Branford River and Harbor. Just off the coast are the Thimble Islands, once the haunt of Captain Kidd.
Residents will find Branford outstanding in its friendliness and a good place in which to work and live.