Danbury, CT Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 28,519 housing units in Danbury. This represents a 9.9% growth from 25,950 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 27,330 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,189 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Danbury is about 58.3%. Danbury's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.7%. Average household size is 2.64 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Danbury were built after 1965.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.30%
One Bedroom18.10%
Two Bedrooms32.50%
Three Bedrooms31.80%
Four Bedrooms12.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.30%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.7
Median year structure was built1967
Median Value of occupied units$186,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$150,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.56
Median year structure was built1962
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$778

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.20%
Second Mortgage7.40%
Home Equity Loan10.60%
Simple Mortgage56.50%
Debt Free25.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.9%