Danbury, Connecticut

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Population in 2013: 83,684 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.8%
 
Males: 40,692  (48.6%)
Females: 42,992  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Connecticut median age:  40.0 years

Zip codes: 06810.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $61,708 (it was $53,664 in 2000)
Danbury:

$61,708
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $29,725 (it was $24,500 in 2000)

Danbury city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $289,700 (it was $174,600 in 2000)
Danbury:

$289,700
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $327,484; Detached houses: $367,968; Townhouses or other attached units: $303,641; In 2-unit structures: $262,715; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $303,954; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $291,013; Mobile homes: $67,096

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,160.

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  • White alone - 48,917 (59.1%)
  • Hispanic - 18,349 (22.2%)
  • Black alone - 5,566 (6.7%)
  • Asian alone - 5,519 (6.7%)
  • Two or more races - 2,510 (3.0%)
  • Other race alone - 1,539 (1.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 253 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 130 (0.2%)

Races in Danbury detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Danbury: 134.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (12.4%), Irish (10.9%), German (6.7%), Portuguese (5.1%), English (4.9%), Polish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1702

Elevation: 378 feet

Land area: 42.1 square miles.

Population density: 1,987 people per square mile   (low).

Danbury,CT real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Danbury:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Danbury city:

  • Never married: 35.8%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

26,102 residents are foreign born (4.6% Europe, 4.0% Latin America, 3.7% Asia).

This city:  31.5%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 65 registered sex offenders living in Danbury, Connecticut as of March 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Danbury to the number of sex offenders is 1,227 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $4,383 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $4,585 (1.6%)

Danbury satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (44.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Bethel, CT (1.8 miles ), New Fairfield, CT (2.3 miles ), Brookfield, CT (2.3 miles ), Putnam Lake, NY (2.5 miles ), Peach Lake, NY (2.6 miles ), Brewster Hill, NY (2.8 miles ), Southeast, NY (2.8 miles ), Redding, CT (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 89 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 1998: 109 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 1999: 202 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2000: 315 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2001: 222 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2002: 256 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2003: 199 buildings, average cost: $103,000
  • 2004: 435 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2005: 514 buildings, average cost: $124,500
  • 2006: 115 buildings, average cost: $188,100
  • 2007: 236 buildings, average cost: $195,700
  • 2008: 61 buildings, average cost: $214,100
  • 2009: 74 buildings, average cost: $224,600
  • 2010: 119 buildings, average cost: $172,100
  • 2011: 103 buildings, average cost: $216,300
  • 2012: 104 buildings, average cost: $215,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.40 N, Longitude: 73.46 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,164 (+1.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 20,725 (45.7%)

Area code: 203

Danbury household income distribution Danbury home values distribution

Crime rates in Danbury by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 3020314212211
per 100,000 4.30.02.60.03.91.35.12.51.32.52.51.21.2
Rapes 10102316192211201525213423
per 100,000 14.413.330.220.724.428.114.025.018.831.425.842.028.1
Robberies 46536656625862754150467645
per 100,000 66.270.486.872.379.774.078.993.951.462.756.693.855.0
Assaults 74806246634755495253475340
per 100,000 106.5106.381.559.481.059.970.061.365.266.557.965.448.8
Burglaries 254344281213287223257275275219258343287
per 100,000 365.5457.0369.5275.1368.9284.4326.9344.2344.8274.7317.6423.2350.5
Thefts 1,5111,3361,5771,3521,4171,2201,1911,0691,2371,2191,1771,1831,201
per 100,000 2174.51774.82073.51746.21821.31555.91515.01338.01551.01528.91448.81459.71466.6
Auto thefts 18519218715715413615313811498806274
per 100,000 266.2255.1245.9202.8197.9173.4194.6172.7142.9122.998.576.590.4
Arson 59108631336556
per 100,000 7.212.013.110.37.73.81.33.83.87.56.26.27.3
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 200.5181.2205.7159.7186.8159.4162.4161.2147.6156.6146.1176.1145.5

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Danbury detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 150 (145 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Connecticut average:

2.36

Detailed articles:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +9,241 (+14.1%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

Work and jobs in Danbury: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Danbury, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Danbury-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.7 miles away from the Danbury city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Danbury-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 181.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 213.7 miles away from Danbury center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 153.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 229.7 miles away from Danbury center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fairfield County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Danbury topographic map

Birthplace of: Charles Ives - (1874-1954), composer, Edward A. Craig - Lieutenant General, Jonathan Brandis - Actor, Amos Starr Cooke - Businessman, David Cappiello - Politician, Donald B. Smith - General, Edward L. Rowan - Psychiatrist, Ian K. Smith - Physician, Jerry Nadeau - Racing driver, Ken Green (golfer) - College golfer.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Danbury: Nathan E. Hickok.

Main business address for: ETHAN ALLEN INTERIORS INC (WOOD HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, (NO UPHOLSTERED)), PENWEST PHARMACEUTICALS CO (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS), PAINCARE HOLDINGS INC (SERVICES-MISC HEALTH & ALLIED SERVICES, NEC), ATMI INC (INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS), FUELCELL ENERGY INC (MISCELLANEOUS ELECTRICAL MACHINERY, EQUIPMENT & SUPPLIES), UNION CARBIDE CORP /NEW/ (INDUSTRIAL ORGANIC CHEMICALS), COGNITRONICS CORP (TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH APPARATUS), PRAXAIR INC (INDUSTRIAL INORGANIC CHEMICALS).

Hospitals in Danbury:

  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY BECK (3 BECKERLE ST)
  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY MOUN (6 MOUNTAINVILLE ROAD)
  • DANBURY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 24 HOSPITAL AVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Danbury:

  • DANBURY HOSPITAL (111 OSBORNE STREET, SUITE 211)

Home Health Centers in Danbury:

  • DANBURY VNA INC (4 LIBERTY ST)
  • REGIONAL HOSPICE OF WESTERN CT (405 MAIN STREET)

Nursing Homes in Danbury:

  • DANBURY HEALTH CARE CTR (107 OSBORNE ST)
  • DANBURY PAVILION HEALTHCARE (22 HOSPITAL AVENUE)
  • FILOSA, FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION (13 HAKIM ST)
  • GLEN HILL REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (1 GLEN HILL RD)
  • HANCOCK HALL (31 STAPLES ST)
  • POPE JOHN PAUL I I CENTER (33 LINCOLN AVENUE)

Airports and heliports located in Danbury:

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Colleges/Universities in Danbury:

  • Western Connecticut State University (Full-time enrollment: 5,345; Location: 181 White Street; Public; Website: www.wcsu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Ridley-Lowell Business & Technical Institute-Danbury (FT enrollment: 317; Location: 44 Shelter Rock Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.ridley.edu)
  • Paul Mitchell the School-Danbury (FT enrollment: 135; Location: 2 National Place; Private, for-profit; Website: danbury.paulmitchell.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Danbury:

  • Sacred Heart University (about 17 miles; Fairfield, CT; Full-time enrollment: 5,650)
  • Fairfield University (about 20 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 4,640)
  • Norwalk Community College (about 21 miles; Norwalk, CT; FT enrollment: 4,085)
  • Housatonic Community College (about 22 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,677)
  • University of Bridgeport (about 22 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,708)
  • Post University (about 22 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 23 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)

Public high schools in Danbury:

Private high schools in Danbury:

  • IMMACULATE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 406; Location: 73 SOUTHERN BLVD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • WOOSTER SCHOOL (Students: 343; Location: 91 MIRY BROOK RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Danbury:

Private elementary/middle schools in Danbury:

  • ST JOSEPH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 468; Location: 370 MAIN ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST GREGORY THE GREAT SCHOOL (Students: 299; Location: 85 GREAT PLAIN RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • HUDSON COUNTY MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 198; Location: 44 A SHELTER ROCK RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 116; Location: 18 CLAPBOARD RIDGE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 115; Location: 17 COTTAGE ST; Grades: PK - 4)
  • COLONIAL HILLS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 72; Location: 40 STADLEY ROUGH RD; Grades: PK - 9)
  • ST PETER - SACRED HEART UPPER SCHOOL (Students: 68; Location: 98 MAIN ST; Grades: 5 - 8)
  • MAIMONIDES ACADEMY (Students: 63; Location: 103 MIRY BROOK RD; Grades: PK - 5)
See full list of schools located in Danbury, School District: DANBURY SCHOOL DISTRICT

Libraries in Danbury:

  • LONG RIDGE LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,245,268; Location: 191 LONG RIDGE RD.; 413,790 books; 135 e-books; 10,590 audio materials; 13,428 video materials; 8 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 459 print serial subscriptions; 30 electronic serial subscriptions)
  • DANBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,306,879; Location: 170 MAIN ST.; 100,587 books; 4,148 e-books; 8,610 audio materials; 10,324 video materials; 11 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 323 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

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  • Immanuel Lutheran School (grades preschool through 8th) moved to new location at 18 Clapboard Ridge Road in Danbury. Website is www.immanuellutheranschool.org

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Notable locations in Danbury: Stanley Lasker Richter Municipal Golf Course (A), Danbury Fairgrounds (B), Long Ridge (C), Orchard Industrial Park (D), Danbury Railroad Museum (E), Ridgewood Country Club (F), Commerce Park (G), Fairfield County Courthouse (H), Danbury Scott-Fanton Museum (I), Danbury Public Library (J), Danbury Museum and Historical Society Research Library (K), Danbury Museum and Historical Society (L), Danbury Law Library (M), Danbury Hospital Health Science Library (N), Connecticut Department of Justice Centralized Library (O), Charles Ives Center for the Performing Arts (P), Ruth A Haas Library (Q), Military Museum of Southern New England (R), Marcus Hall (S), Danbury Health Care Affiliates (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Route 6 Shopping Center (1), Plumtrees Plaza Shopping Center (2), Nutmeg Square Shopping Center (3), North Street Shopping Center (4), Danbury Shopping Center (5), Danbury Fair Shopping Mall Shopping Center (6), Berkshire Shopping Center (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Danbury include: PENWEST PHARMACEUTICALS CO (A), PAINCARE HOLDINGS INC (B), ATMI INC (C), FUELCELL ENERGY INC (D), UNION CARBIDE CORP /NEW/ (E), COGNITRONICS CORP (F), PRAXAIR INC (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Danbury include: Advent Christian Church (A), Assumption Greek Orthodox Church (B), Baptist Church of Danbury (C), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (D), Church of the Nazarene (E), Community of the Cross Church (F), Congregation B'Nai Israel (G), Danbury Church of Christ (H), Danbury Lighthouse Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Main Street Cemetery (1), Pembroke Cemetery (2), Saint Peters Cemetery (3), Wooster Cemetery (4), Wooster Street Cemetery (5), Mill Plain Cemetery (6), Great Plain Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Sugar Hollow Pond (A), Turtle Pond (B), Lake Wackawana (C), Waubeeka Lake (D), Corner Pond (E), Dickens Pond (F), Doyles Pond (G), Kellners Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Limekiln Brook (A), Padanaram Brook (B), Parks Pond Brook (C), Sawmill River (D), Miry Brook (E), Kissen Brook (F), East Lake Brook (G), Sympaug Brook (H), Kohanza Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Danbury include: Wooster Mountain State Park (1), Danbury Town Park (2), Rogers Park (3), Bear Mountain Reservation (4), Farringtons Park (5), Hatters Park (6), Kenosia Park (7), Main Street Historic District (8), Main Street Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Danbury Scott-Fanton Museum & Historical Socty Inc (43 Main Street) (1), IVES Charles Birthplace Museum (5 Mountainville Road) (2), Danbury Railway Museum Inc (120 White Street) (3), Danbury Ski Club (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 6 Bates Place) (4), Danbury City - Administrative Departments- All Other Departments Not Listed A (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 155 Deer Hill Avenue) (5), Fun Station USA (Amusement & Theme Parks; 40 Mill Plain Road) (6), Phoenix Amusements Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 7 Backus Avenue) (7), Game World (Amusement & Theme Parks; Danbury Fair Mall) (8), Comet Amusements CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 184 Osborne Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Teddy's Restaurant (80 Newtown Road) (1), Ethan Allen Hotel (21 Lake Avenue Extension) (2), Comfort Suites Danbury (89 Mill Plain Road) (3), Howe Hospitality Consulting (40 Gregory Sreet) (4), Four Seasons Landscaping (15 Michael Street) (5), Hilton Garden Inn Danbury (119 Mill Plain Road) (6), Quality Inn Danbury (6 Newtowne Road) (7), LA Brasserie at the Danbury Hilton & Towers (18 Old Ridgebury Road) (8), Sheraton Danbury Hotel (18 Old Ridgebury Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Geographical Areas GA Criminal-Motor Vehicle-Smal- (146 White Street) (1), Connecticut State - Judicial District of Danbury- Judicial Branch (319 Main Street) (2), Connecticut State - Superior Court- Judicial Department- Judicial District Of Dan (146 White Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Fairfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.234. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.234
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.53. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.734. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.734
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.30
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Danbury and their reported violations in the past:

DANBURY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 62,000, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-15-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-13-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2008)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2007. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-21-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2007)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 102 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
CEDAR PARK MHP (Serves NC, Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-18-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
AQUA VISTA ASSOC, INC - UPPER SYSTEM (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (OCT-09-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-20-2010)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
HAWTHORNE TERRACE ASSOC (Population served: 156, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
BROOKFIELD HILLS CONDOMINIUM UNIT OWNERS (Address: 1704 Eaton Court , Population served: 144, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
SNUG HARBOR DEVELOPMENT CORP (Population served: 144, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-07-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-23-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-01-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-10-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-02-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-13-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-13-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010), St Public Notif received (JAN-26-2012)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-24-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-25-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
AQUA VISTA ASSOC, INC - LOWER SYSTEM (Population served: 128, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-05-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-22-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-20-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-03-2009)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
DANBURY WATER DEPT-RIDGEVIEW GARDENS (Address: 155 DEER HILL ROAD , Population served: 116, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-15-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-15-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • 54 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Danbury that have no violations reported:

  • LAKE WAUBEEKA ASSOCIATION (Population served: 712, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater under infl of surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.3%
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.2%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.4%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Danbury in 2010:

  • 1,780 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,339 people in federal prisons
  • 538 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 79 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 77 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 61 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 52 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 25 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Danbury in 2000:

  • 1,326 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 933 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 684 people in nursing homes
  • 103 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 43 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 20 people in other group homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 7 people in religious group quarters
  • 2 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Danbury compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with most branches in Danbury (2011 data):

  • Union Savings Bank: Mill Plain Branch, Commerce Branch, at 226 Main Street, North Street Branch, So Main Branch. Info updated 2011/11/30: Bank assets: $2,496.5 mil, Deposits: $1,625.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 29 total offices
  • Savings Bank of Danbury: Mill Plain Road Branch, Plumtrees Plaza Branch, Hayestown Branch, Savings Bank Of Danbury, West Street Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $762.3 mil, Deposits: $611.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Danbury - Main Street Office, Danbury Branch, Danbury Branch, North St Shopping Ce Branch. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Danbury Branch, Danbury N St Shopping Ctr, Danbury Commerce Park, Mill Plain Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: Danbury Central Branch, Danbury-Mill Plain Branch, Berkshire Shopping Center Branch, Germantown Road Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Stony Hill Branch, North Street - Danbury Branch, Danbury Lake Ave Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • People's United Bank: Mill Plain Stop And Shop Branch at 44 Lake Avenue Ext., branch established on 1997/01/14; Nutmeg Square Stop And Shop Branch at 72 Newtown Road, branch established on 1996/02/06. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Fairfield County Bank: Danbury Federal Road Branch at 114 Federal Road, branch established on 2007/07/10. Info updated 2012/01/12: Bank assets: $1,441.4 mil, Deposits: $1,172.5 mil, headquarters in Ridgefield, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices
  • Newtown Savings Bank: Danbury Branch at 30 Main Street, branch established on 2002/03/04. Info updated 2012/01/26: Bank assets: $955.5 mil, Deposits: $704.6 mil, headquarters in Newtown, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Danbury, Connecticut:

  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 116 Newtown Rd, Danbury, CT 06810 , Phone: (203) 798-1200, Fax: (203) 794-1542
  • Quality Inn, Rt 6 Newtown Rd, Danbury, CT 06810 , Phone: (203) 748-6677
  • Ethan Allen Hotel, 21 Lk Avenue Ext, Danbury, CT 06811 , Phone: (800) 742-1776, Fax: (203) 791-9673
  • Crowne Plaza Danbury, 18 Old Ridgebury Rd, Danbury, CT 06810 , Phone: (203) 794-0600, Fax: (203) 798-7735
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 78 Federal Rd, Danbury, CT 06810 , Phone: (203) 743-6701, Fax: (203) 743-1825
  • Western CT State University Pinney Hall, 181 White St, Danbury, CT 06801 , Phone: (203) 837-8505
  • Radisson Hotel, 44 Lake Ave, Danbury, CT 06811 , Phone: (203) 791-2200
  • Residence Inn, 22 Segar St, Danbury, CT 06811 , Phone: (203) 797-1256
  • 11 other hotels and motels
All 19 fire-safe hotels and motels in Danbury, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Danbury travel time to work - commute Danbury mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (33%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Danbury city (based on Fairfield County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.14%
Here: 70.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist Church
Adherents70.1%6.3%4.4%4.1%2.5%
Congregations19.8%5.9%9.9%9.5%7.2%
NameMuslim EstimateAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.4%2.0%1.1%1.0%6.1%
Congregations1.9%4.8%3.4%1.9%35.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 223
Fairfield County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 76
Fairfield County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 151
Fairfield County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 861
Here:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfield County:

17.9%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.2%
State:

15.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 32$177,527$66,5739$11,373
Other Government Administration 26$132,831$61,3077$11,048
Judicial and Legal 3$21,405$85,6201$6,797
Police Protection - Officers 141$1,060,849$90,2854$8,283
Police - Other 9$55,943$74,59136$23,535
Firefighters 97$762,986$94,3900$0
Fire - Other 14$94,726$81,1940$0
Streets and Highways 59$327,880$66,6873$11,953
Airports 5$25,986$62,3660$0
Welfare 2$11,147$66,8828$10,979
Health 17$89,125$62,91222$53,984
Parks and Recreation 21$108,889$62,2221$1,043
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$8,896$53,3761$2,765
Water Supply 35$190,059$65,1632$4,094
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 816$5,604,139$82,41478$165,059
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 320$527,400$19,778353$639,614
Local Libraries 19$88,959$56,18529$26,555
Other and Unallocable 29$166,336$68,8292$2,582
Totals for Government 1,647$9,455,083$68,889556$979,664

Danbury government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $18,710,000 ($223.58)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $17,290,000 ($206.61)
    Water Utilities: $3,308,000 ($39.53)
    Libraries: $40,000 ($0.48)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $104,570,000 ($1249.58)
    General - Other: $23,325,000 ($278.73)
    Police Protection: $13,861,000 ($165.64)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,482,000 ($113.31)
    Sewerage: $5,058,000 ($60.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,370,000 ($52.22)
    Water Utilities: $3,898,000 ($46.58)
    Regular Highways: $3,512,000 ($41.97)
    Financial Administration: $3,001,000 ($35.86)
    Health - Other: $2,626,000 ($31.38)
    Libraries: $2,416,000 ($28.87)
    Central Staff Services: $2,305,000 ($27.54)
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,531,000 ($18.30)
    General Public Buildings: $1,323,000 ($15.81)
    Parking Facilities: $1,226,000 ($14.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $907,000 ($10.84)
    Housing and Community Development: $805,000 ($9.62)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $552,000 ($6.60)
    Air Transportation: $430,000 ($5.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $294,000 ($3.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,442,000 ($41.13)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Transit Utilities: $649,000 ($7.76)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $214,000 ($2.56)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Parks and Recreation: $57,000 ($0.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $5,058,000 ($60.44)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $5,048,000 ($60.32)
    General - Other: $162,000 ($1.94)
    Police Protection: $40,000 ($0.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $104,539,000 ($1249.21)

Danbury government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $10,490,000 ($125.35)
    All Other: $8,804,000 ($105.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,835,000 ($21.93)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,710,000 ($20.43)
    Parking Facilities: $874,000 ($10.44)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $48,000 ($0.57)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $38,000 ($0.45)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $1,249,000 ($14.93)
    Housing and Community Development: $442,000 ($5.28)
    All Other: $137,000 ($1.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $220,000 ($2.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,753,000 ($44.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,222,000 ($14.60)
    General Revenue, NEC: $739,000 ($8.83)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,409,000 ($112.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $49,603,000 ($592.74)
    General Local Government Support: $7,407,000 ($88.51)
    All Other: $4,316,000 ($51.57)
    Sewerage: $1,566,000 ($18.71)
    Water Utilities: $1,336,000 ($15.96)
    Health and Hospitals: $776,000 ($9.27)
  • Tax - Property: $128,856,000 ($1539.79)
    Other License: $3,077,000 ($36.77)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $3,029,000 ($36.20)

Danbury government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $100,932,000 ($1206.11)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $99,967,000 ($1194.58)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,840,000 ($129.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,875,000 ($118.00)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $36,600,000 ($437.36)
    Beginning: $32,300,000 ($385.98)

Danbury government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,117,000 ($192.59)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $35,949,000 ($429.58)

4.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($105,654 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,271 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.06%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.76% ($52,758 average AGI)
from Westchester County, NY  0.46% ($139,328)
from New York County, NY  0.33% ($245,665)


4.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($86,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,846 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Haven County, CT  0.80% ($51,822 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.37% ($103,222)
to Westchester County, NY  0.22% ($98,871)

Strongest AM radio stations in Danbury:

  • WREF (850 AM; 3 kW; RIDGEFIELD, CT; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINE (940 AM; 1 kW; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Danbury:

  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXCI (91.7 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFAR (93.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: DANBURY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WMNR (88.1 FM; MONROE, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPKN (89.5 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WPKN, INC.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WRXC (90.1 FM; SHELTON, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Danbury:

  • W22BN (Channel 22; DANBURY, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Danbury fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Danbury)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Danbury, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 211 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Danbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Danbury)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 464 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 14 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED203$257,433367$231,4501,320$242,05670$180,9432$350,000109$239,3495$186,800
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$231,92337$209,946131$244,60311$125,5450$09$141,1112$56,500
APPLICATIONS DENIED38$236,92162$212,597535$260,24351$111,6670$053$210,2263$45,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN37$258,75757$195,053299$247,1849$206,7780$012$167,6670$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$260,0007$201,85790$239,8894$172,0000$010$183,3000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in Danbury, CT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 13 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$277,25730$284,6670$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$276,91314$306,4291$270,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$239,11116$292,3130$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$175,0005$263,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$204,7502$302,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 216
  • Hazardous Condition: 478
  • Service Call: 37
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - Danbury

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Danbury, CT
Most common first names in Danbury, CT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary63480.7 years
John56274.8 years
Joseph38375.8 years
William35073.6 years
Anna30183.3 years
George27874.2 years
Helen25580.1 years
Margaret24581.4 years
Edward24373.2 years
Charles22776.2 years
Most common last names in Danbury, CT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8973.2 years
Miller5976.8 years
Anderson5574.6 years
Brown5273.9 years
Johnson4877.3 years
Davis4775.1 years
Taylor4675.3 years
Murphy4476.4 years
Keane4174.6 years
Williams4074.9 years
Businesses in Danbury, CT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2J. Jill1
A&P1J.Crew1
ALDO1JCPenney1
AT&T2JoS. A. Bank1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Jones New York4
Abercrombie Kids1Journeys1
Advance Auto Parts1Justice1
Aeropostale1KFC2
American Eagle Outfitters1Kroger1
Ann Taylor1La Quinta1
Apple Store1Lane Bryant1
Applebee's1Lane Furniture1
Arby's2LensCrafters1
Audi1Lowe's1
AutoZone1Macy's1
Avenue1Marriott3
Banana Republic1Marshalls1
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets10
Baskin-Robbins1Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's4
Bed Bath & Beyond1Men's Wearhouse2
Blockbuster1Motherhood Maternity2
Brookstone1New Balance3
Budget Car Rental2New York & Co1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike6
Burger King2Old Navy1
Burlington Coat Factory1Olive Garden1
CVS4Outback1
Cache1Outback Steakhouse1
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  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Chemicals (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average wind speeds (population 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the biggest property tax revenues per resident in 2004 in $"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in federal prisons and detention centers"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fire safe hotels and motels per 100,000 population (pop 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest real estate taxes percentage in 2005"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of parking facilities per resident in 2004 in $ (population 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fatal accidents per 100,000 population from 1975 to 2008 (pop 50,000+)"
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  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Communications equipment operators (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 (06810) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Brazilian first ancestries"
  • #78 (06810) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Portuguese first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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