Cos Cob

Cos Cob is the place to call home if you're seeking a luxurious lifestyle rooted in tradition and natural beauty.

Welcome to Cos Cob

Where elegance meets coastal charm

Cos Cob invites you to enter a world where history, coastal beauty, and modern living coexist perfectly. This charming neighborhood boasts a rich heritage and a strong sense of community. The local architecture reflects a timeless elegance, and you'll find yourself amidst picturesque streets adorned with historic homes. Cos Cob's convenient location along the Long Island Sound provides an idyllic coastal ambiance, offering a serene escape from the city while maintaining easy access to all urban amenities. Cos Cob is the place to call home if you're seeking a luxurious lifestyle rooted in tradition and natural beauty.

What to Love

  • Enjoy stunning waterfront properties and panoramic views of the Long Island Sound
  • A plethora of housing options, from stately colonial homes to modern apartments with state-of-the-art amenities
  • Proximity to public transportation and major highway systems for convenient travel

Local Lifestyle

The local lifestyle in Cos Cob is a splendid blend of coastal elegance and a welcoming community spirit. Residents cherish the serene beauty of the Long Island Sound and the neighborhood's historic charm. The strong sense of belonging is palpable, and you'll quickly become a part of the close-knit community. Cos Cob is a place where you can appreciate the finer things in life while enjoying the natural beauty of the coastal surroundings.

Dining and Entertainment

Cos Cob boasts a delectable array of dining and entertainment options. Nestled in the heart of Cos Cob, The Cos Cobber is a beloved local eatery that exudes classic American charm. Here, residents and visitors alike can relish a diverse menu filled with quintessential American dishes. The restaurant's warm and welcoming atmosphere makes it the perfect spot for a casual meal with friends or a family dinner. From juicy burgers to hearty comfort foods, The Cos Cobber is a go-to destination for those seeking the timeless flavors of American cuisine in a familiar and inviting setting.

Little Pub Greenwich, located in the heart of Cos Cob, provides a cozy and welcoming ambiance for both dining and socializing. The restaurant offers a menu that's as diverse as it is flavorful, featuring a fusion of American and international flavors. Whether you're in the mood for a hearty pub meal or looking to explore unique culinary creations, Little Pub offers an inviting backdrop for memorable meals and drinks. The cozy setting and friendly atmosphere make it an ideal spot to unwind and savor great food with friends.

For those in search of a quick and satisfying bite, Rinaldi's Deli is the place to be. This local gem is renowned for its mouthwatering sandwiches that burst with flavor. Whether on a lunch break or simply craving a tasty treat, Rinaldi's offers an array of delicious options, from traditional Italian subs to creative gourmet sandwiches. It's the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat on the go, making it a favorite among Cos Cob residents.

Things to Do

Cos Cob is home to several stunning parks. Whether you're exploring the scenic trails, watching children play on the playgrounds, or picnicking amidst the greenery, Cos Cob's parks offer a wealth of opportunities for relaxation and recreation in the heart of this charming neighborhood.

Cos Cob Park is a true gem nestled along the shores of Cos Cob Harbor. This waterfront park offers a picturesque setting with stunning views of Long Island Sound. Visitors can explore scenic walking trails that wind through lush greenery, providing a tranquil escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life. The park features a well-maintained playground where children can enjoy hours of outdoor fun. For those seeking relaxation, there are plenty of benches and open spaces perfect for picnics or simply taking in the serene beauty of the harbor.

Montgomery Pinetum is a serene and enchanting park with a diverse collection of conifers and evergreens. As you wander through this park, you'll encounter a breathtaking array of towering pine trees and meticulously landscaped gardens. It's an ideal spot for nature enthusiasts and those seeking a peaceful ambiance for contemplation and reflection. The walking trails here meander through the lush forest, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the surroundings.

Pomerance Park offers a diverse range of recreational opportunities in a picturesque setting. This expansive park features walking trails that wind through woodlands and open fields, providing a perfect backdrop for leisurely strolls or invigorating hikes. Families will appreciate the playgrounds and open spaces where children can run and play. Pomerance Park also has picnic areas equipped with tables and grills, making it an inviting spot for outdoor gatherings and picnics with friends and family.


Education in Cos Cob is of paramount importance, and the neighborhood is well-equipped with top-rated schools, including:

  • Cos Cob School
  • Central Middle School
  • Greenwich High School


Overview for Cos Cob, CT

8,510 people live in Cos Cob, where the median age is 43 and the average individual income is $106,980. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

43 years

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Around Cos Cob, CT

There's plenty to do around Cos Cob, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Jackie's Empanadas On the Go, Hudson Table, and Thunyatorn.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.91 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.24 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.86 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.63 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.96 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.62 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Cos Cob, CT

Cos Cob has 3,084 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Cos Cob do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,510 people call Cos Cob home. The population density is 3,380.976 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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49.71 / 50.29%

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Schools in Cos Cob, CT

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The following schools are within or nearby Cos Cob. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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PreK - 5th
The Stanwich School
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Central Middle School
6th - 8th
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