Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area CT Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 953,619
Population in Households 934,253
Population in Familes 775,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 19,366
Population Density1 1,526
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 345,105
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 238,470
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 372,274 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 227,134 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 117,971 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 27,169 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $464,146
Average Home Value $572,800


Median Household Income $86,233
Average Household Income $134,811
Per Capita Income $49,232
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.73%
Households 0.45% 0.62%
Families 0.38% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.33%
Per Capita Income   1.34%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.