The Ridgefield Census Designated Place had a population of 7,848 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Ridgefield is located at latitude 41.2697 and longitude -73.4927 in Fairfield County. The formal boundaries for the Ridgefield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Fairfield County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 732 feet.
The Ridgefield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2377856) 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 Ridgefield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ridgefield: Caudatowa.
|Population in Households||7,842|
|Population in Familes||6,549|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,365 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,089 (62.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||988 (29.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||287 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$731,884|
|Average Home Value||$752,763|
|Median Household Income||$118,580|
|Average Household Income||$182,132|
|Per Capita Income||$71,279|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.45%|
|Per Capita Income||0.9%|
The table below compares Ridgefield 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||# 45||69th|
|Population Density1||# 82||43rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 87||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 10||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 11||93rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.