About – Danbury, CT

Danbury, Connecticut, also known as “Hat City” is a lovely town in northern Fairfield County. Danbury draws attention to the powerful mix of cultures and socio-economic levels that give the town its diversity. Danbury has almost 81,000 people spread across 44.3 square miles. In its early days, Danbury was an agricultural community, but as time went by it became more and more industrialized. Even today there are lots of small companies and corporate headquarters located in town.

Today, Danbury is considered one of the safest cities to live in, and it offers residents the opportunity to enjoy a superior and modern lifestyle. The variety of parks, lakes, and golf courses make it perfect for recreation, while the many museums and cultural centers give the town’s residents plenty of opportunities for artistic and cultural growth and entertainment. Candlewood Lake is the biggest man-made lake in New England, and a very popular tourist attraction. In addition to this, the Danbury Symphony, Danbury Museum, Danbury Historical Society, and Danbury Fair (now known as the Danbury Mall) are all proof that this town has something to offer for everyone. The educational system in Danbury is also outstanding, with a great mix of private and public institutions including a college.

Danbury offers many residential options, from sophisticated homes to elegant condos, with spectacular views over the beautiful antique houses located in the northern parts of the city. It is a fun place to live, to work, and experience a relaxed, and comfortable lifestyle, having all the modern resources you need at hand. And, if you ever need to get out of town, New York City is only a train ride away.

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Danbury Chamber of Commerce