The Darien Census Designated Place had a population of 21,580 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Darien is located at latitude 41.0522 and longitude -73.4797 in Fairfield County. The formal boundaries for the Darien Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.65 sq. miles and a water area of 10.82 sq. miles. Fairfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Darien Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377813) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Darien population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||21,534|
|Population in Familes||19,942|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||46|
|Average Household Size||3.14|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||7,299 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,704 (78.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,156 (15.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||439 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,000,001|
|Average Home Value||$1,066,918|
|Median Household Income||$200,001|
|Average Household Income||$268,636|
|Per Capita Income||$85,452|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.21%|
The table below compares Darien to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 29||80th|
|Population Density1||# 58||60th|
|Diversity Index2||# 94||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 1||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 3||99th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.