On a map, Southwestern Connecticut—also known as the area’s affluent “Gold Coast”—juts out like a rectangle into the neighboring state of New York. Located 30 miles northeast of Manhattan, in Fairfield County, the city of Stamford is among the wealthy estate communities peppering this stretch of the Connecticut coastline.

Geography defines Stamford, known as a gateway between the bustle of New York and the quiet, rural settings of upper Connecticut. Beginning in the 1960s, Fortune 500 companies moved out of New York and set up offices in downtown Stamford. Today, the suburb of 122,000 boasts more corporate offices per square mile than any other town in the U.S.

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