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Boston, MA vs Danbury, CT

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Danbury is 39.7% older than the median age of a home in Boston.
- Homes are 38.3% less expensive likely to be rented in Danbury than in Boston.

Housing
 Boston, MADanbury, CTUnited States
 784740
 $602,600$283,200$231,200
 4.1%2.0%6.7%
 43.8%11.9%35.6%
 48.2%-6.1%27.4%
 $7.2$16.3$11.8
 32.6%54.2%56.0%
 7.9%9.1%12.2%
 59.6%36.7%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Boston, MADanbury, CTUnited States
 $2,582$2,026$1,470
 $1,639$990$821
 $1,836$1,220$930
 $2,238$1,540$1,148
 $2,805$1,930$1,537
 $3,027$2,430$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Boston, MADanbury, CTUnited States
 1.8%1.3%2.1%
 1.3%0.2%0.5%
 0.4%0.6%1.0%
 1.4%0.2%0.5%
 1.3%1.6%4.0%
 1.7%5.2%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Boston, MADanbury, CTUnited States
 1.6%1.7%3.5%
 0.4%0.9%3.1%
 0.2%0.3%3.9%
 0.1%1.4%5.4%
 0.2%1.5%6.3%
 1.2%6.3%14.7%
 2.9%10.5%14.6%
 12.5%30.9%18.7%
 20.6%28.1%11.0%
 18.7%11.0%6.2%
 25.2%5.3%7.0%
 7.1%1.2%2.7%
 4.6%0.5%1.5%
 1.8%0.1%0.5%
 2.9%0.1%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Boston, MADanbury, CTUnited States
 1.0%0.9%0.9%
 1.8%2.0%2.3%
 6.7%10.7%14.5%
 4.0%6.7%14.0%
 6.1%14.6%13.6%
 7.7%14.5%15.5%
 4.0%6.7%14.0%
 7.3%13.4%10.5%
 5.8%4.3%5.1%
 51.3%20.6%12.9%

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Reviews for Boston    116 Reviews
Boston is great? Think again. - 8/6/2019
I was born and raised in Boston, the only good thing about this place is the money, if you have a great job. Other than that, the weather sucks, people are rude, people... Read More

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Boston gets a bad reputation - 8/2/2019
I grew up 25 miles outside of Boston and currently live about an hour north in New Hampshire. Boston definitely isn't for everyone its crowded and expensive, it can be... Read More

Overrated - 5/15/2019
I rated "Just Okay" because Boston did offer a few things that other cities didn't. The schools are good, the public transit is OK and it's proximity to NYC is a winner.... Read More

Reviews for Danbury    17 Reviews
Brooklyn in Connecticut--Cool Danbury - 7/13/2017
If you are looking for a city, that you still get to New York City from, Danbury, with its funky, unique homes, vibrant foodie scene, super hip downtown library,... Read More

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High Cost of Living in CT - 8/2/2015
Most folks can't afford to retire to... Read More

Extremely High - 3/9/2013
It is very hard to make ends meet unless you are in the upper class. Growing up we had the best place to live. A great Town. Now we are a city that is being taken over... Read More

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ZIPS IN BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS
02124, 02128, 02135, 02130, 02127, 02125, 02136, 02131, 02115, 02126, 30 total
ZIPS IN DANBURY, CONNECTICUT
06810 06811

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