This former farming community still feels like a quintessential New England village, filled with horse barns, gardens, and towering trees. Cheshire's proximity to New Haven, Hartford, and Bridgeport gives residents plenty of options when it comes to jobs, though locals say the traffic can make even short commutes painful.
Developers recently announced plans to build an open-air outlet mall on the edge of town, a project that should create jobs and drum up additional tax revenue. --K.F.
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|Town||# of Likes|
|1. Sharon, MA||11,882|
|2. Apex, NC||10,660|
|3. Westford, MA||6,000|
|4. Peachtree City, GA||5,569|
|5. Hillsborough, NJ||5,320|