Trumbull is a town in eastern Fairfield County, Connecticut. Trumbull is in the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk Metro area which is a part of the Greater New York metropolitan area. It is bordered by the towns of Monroe, Shelton, Stratford, Bridgeport, Fairfield and Easton along Connecticut's Gold Coast. The population was 36,018 according to the 2010 census.
Family Circle magazine selected Trumbull as the 7th "Best Town for Families" in the US, and U.S. News & World Report magazine ranked Trumbull as one of the top 15 "Best Places to Retire" in Connecticut. Money magazine ranked Trumbull #68 in their 100 best places to live rankings of U.S. cities in 2007 and #77 in 2009. In 2013, Trumbull was ranked the top "booming suburb" in Connecticut by Coldwell Banker.