Town of Southington
Southington CT apartments, Southgate Apartments are nestled in the heart of Southington, CT within walking distance of the town center which boasts fine dining, shops, and many businesses.
Southington lies in a valley between two mountains and is nicknamed “The Apple Valley” due to the many orchards that are peppered throughout the town. The Quinnipiac River runs through Southington, which is conveniently located to major highways such as Interstate 84 between exits 28 and 32, and Interstate 691 via exit 4. The town was established in 1779, but was first settled in 1698 with a rich history of growth and prosperity.
Southington CT Apartments Right Near Downtown
The town has taken great initiative to encourage growth and revitalization in recent years with a major downtown renaissance project. Southington residents enjoy strolling along brick sidewalks lined with granite curbing and benches beneath glowing iron lamp posts and flowering trees. A variety of fine dining restaurants and quaint shops on Center Street are the ideal destination for an evening stroll.
Southington has a great sense of pride as exemplified by their annual Apple Harvest Festival, a community celebration that has been a local tradition since 1969. The Apple Harvest takes place downtown for two weekends and includes festivities such as a town parade, carnival rides, games, musical performances, and showcases from local businesses and organizations.
½ mile to Interstate 84 and 691
5 miles to Interstate 91 and Route 15
20 minute drive to Waterbury
30 minute drive to Hartford
45 minute drive to New Haven
15 minute drive to Central Connecticut State University
Located Close To:
Elementary – Derynowski Elementary School
Middle – John F. Kennedy Jr. High School
High School – Southington High School
Colleges Nearby – Lincoln College, Stone Academy (walking distance), and
Central Connecticut State University
Within Walking Distance To:
(Less than 1 mile through residential areas with lit sidewalks)
The Hospital of Central Connecticut – Bradley Memorial Campus
Southington Town Hall
Southington Town Green
First Congregational Church
Southington Post Office
Ice Cream Shop
Many Restaurants & Shops
Doctor’s Offices & Dentists