Cos Cob is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Cos Cob Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fairfield County at latitude 41.0334 and longitude -73.5996. Fairfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Cos Cob Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cos Cob: Cos Cob Village, Lower Landing.Photos of the local Cos Cob, CT area
|Population in Households||6,933|
|Population in Familes||5,979|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,758 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,750 (63.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||863 (31.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||145 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$739,583|
|Average Home Value||$812,536|
|Median Household Income||$148,757|
|Average Household Income||$193,904|
|Per Capita Income||$73,138|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.02%|
|Per Capita Income||4.52%|
The table below compares Cos Cob to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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||# 51||65th|
|Population Density1||# 21||86th|
|Diversity Index2||# 39||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 7||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 10||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.