Sweeping vistas, pristine natural surroundings and rolling farmlands provide residents of Killingworth with easy country living and endless opportunities for enjoyment of the outdoors.
Delightful early American farmhouses dot the breathtaking country side. Killingworth has a variety of housing options including older homes in a variety of styles and contemporary residential construction. Three sparkling rivers crisscross the town, meandering towards the Long Island Sound. About a quarter of the town's land is preserved as watershed property.
Chatfield Hollow State Park provides an unspoiled setting for residents to enjoy hiking, picnicking, fishing, swimming and ice-skating. Town managed playgrounds and athletic fields provide opportunities for individual and team sports. The coastal resorts and beaches of neighboring towns offer endless summertime fun.