About – Newtown, CT
Newtown is a small town in Fairfield County, located almost sixty miles from New York City. The town has around 28,000 people spread over 59.1 square miles.
A bedroom community for Danbury and Bridgeport, the town grows at a fast pace while still maintaining its New England charm.
Today, Newtown offers all the facilities necessary for a carefree and modern existence, providing great recreational activities and facilities to make residents’ lives more comfortable. There is also lots to do only a short ride away from Danbury Fair’s shopping to good eats. One of Newtown’s most famous features is its Edmond Town Hall Theater which hosts movies for all ages.
Newtown is known for its competitive educational system that offers superior programs and courses. When it comes to recreational activities and facilities, Newtown offers three recreational areas administered by the town: Dickinson Park with a pool, ball fields, tennis courts, ice skating, and picnic areas, Treadwell Park offering soccer and softball fields, a pool, tennis courts and plenty of open space, and Lake Lillinonah Park which has a boat ramp, fishing, swimming, and boating opportunities, and is only open only for residents.
Newtown is a wonderful small town with gorgeous landscapes and open spaces that allow you to relax and just get away from the daily monotony, while at the same time giving you access to the more lively side of Fairfield County in nearby towns like Danbury.
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