An Interesting Comparison

While looking at the 1920 newspapers on microfilm the other day this interesting item was included in the New Fairfield column of The Danbury News January 1920. The assessors John W. Waldron, Keith Joyce and E.H.Pierce compiled this Grand List of taxable property here in town.

Total of taxable property in town: $618,770.

199 real estate owners in town

151 houses in town – valued at $105,400.

374 number of barns and other out-buildings in town