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Old 01-08-2013, 10:44 AM
 
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Sounds like southern Bethel taking the 53 is the way to go!

While we're all here, any opinions on schools in Danbury vs. Bethel? We're planning to start a family in the not too distant future.
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Old 01-08-2013, 10:58 AM
 
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Bethel has higher ranked schools largely due to socioeconomics. Danbury is far more diverse.
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Old 01-08-2013, 11:20 AM
 
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Sounds like southern Bethel taking the 53 is the way to go!

While we're all here, any opinions on schools in Danbury vs. Bethel? We're planning to start a family in the not too distant future.
Bethel has good schools .... 53 is a nice road to take.. to 107 right to 7 with little traffic if any.
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Old 01-08-2013, 12:10 PM
 
Location: Live in NY, work in CT
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Bethel will have the better schools.
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Old 01-08-2013, 12:15 PM
 
Location: Coastal Connecticut
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Bethel is definitely the way to go... Schools are solid.

Danbury schools are not "bad" by any means though.
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Old 01-08-2013, 12:30 PM
 
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Appreciate the feedback, thanks everyone.

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Old 01-08-2013, 12:53 PM
 
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Danbury schools are not "bad" by any means though.
I agree. I know a lot of people who went through Danbury schools and I wouldn't consider them terrible.
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Old 01-08-2013, 03:21 PM
 
Location: Danbury CT covering all of Fairfield County
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For similiar properties, sales prices are the same in Bethel compared to Danbury. The property taxes are higher in Bethel though.
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Old 01-08-2013, 03:58 PM
 
Location: Coastal Connecticut
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For similiar properties, sales prices are the same in Bethel compared to Danbury. The property taxes are higher in Bethel though.
Barely though. Mill rate is 24.03 in Bethel and Danbury is 22.45.
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