The table below compares Fairfield County to the other 8 counties and county equivalents in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 2||88th|
|Median Household Income||# 1||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1||100th|
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|Population in Households||914,366|
|Population in Familes||758,908|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||19,185|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||367,137 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||226,696 (61.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||114,758 (31.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25,683 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$398,703|
|Average Home Value||$514,242|
|Median Household Income||$81,244|
|Average Household Income||$126,267|
|Per Capita Income||$46,449|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.18%|
|Per Capita Income||3.51%|
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