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The Darien Census Designated Place (historical) had a population of 21,694 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Darien is located at latitude 41.0787 and longitude -73.4693 in Fairfield County. The formal boundaries for the Darien Census Designated Place (historical) 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 (historical) (GNIS ID: 2377813) has a X0 Census Class Code which indicates deleted feature that was a non-governmental entity. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||21,694 (100%)|
|Population in Households||21,649 (99.8%)|
|Population in Families||20,049 (92.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||45 ( 0.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$200,001|
|Average Household Income||$281,629|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||30%|
|Per Capita Income||$89,474|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||7,301 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,713 (78.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,179 (16.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||409 ( 5.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,419,118|
|Average Home Value||$1,448,810|
|Housing Affordability Index3||82|
|Average Household Size||3.14|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.0%|
|Per Capita Income||1.01%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.23%|
The table below compares Darien to the other 143 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 Density||# 60||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 1||99th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 11||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 3||99th|
|Diversity Index||# 97||33rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.