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Old 12-30-2012, 09:30 PM
 
Location: Connecticut
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Please return to the topic of the original post. JayCT, Moderator
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Old 12-30-2012, 11:46 PM
 
Location: Coastal Connecticut
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You could also look at Bethel and New Milford. Bethel is only slightly more expensive than Danbury overall, and New Milford is arguably cheaper. Both are reasonable commutes to Somers.
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Old 12-31-2012, 12:09 AM
 
Location: Trumbull/Danbury
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If you can afford it I'd pick Bethel over New Milford. The commute is noticably faster especially since they've built the highway portion of 7/202, but New Milford is a still pretty far up.
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Old 12-31-2012, 06:16 AM
 
Location: Coastal Northeast
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South Street is so-so. Plenty safe but not exactly charming. A little trashy in places. I had a townhouse for a very short time off that area and decided to get out. Nearby Bethel is MUCH nicer.

Western Danbury is nice and an easier commute to Westchester.
This. I dated a girl on South St and it was just as you explained it: so-so. Not dangerous at all, but just a little trashy.

Pretty much, in Danbury, there are 3 areas to stay away from:
  1. The area in the middle of Triangle Street, Main Street and White Street.
  2. The area between Franklin Street, Main Street, Rose Hill and West St.
  3. The Mill Ridge Condo Complex off of Lake Ave
The rest is very safe and actually is pretty nice.
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