The Ridgefield Census Designated Place had a population of 7,871 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ridgefield: Caudatowa.
|Population in Households||7,865|
|Population in Familes||6,584|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Median Household Income||$120,427|
|Average Household Income||$187,593|
|Per Capita Income||$73,657|
|Total Housing Units||3,362 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,060 (61.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,035 (30.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||267 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$684,820|
|Average Home Value||$778,107|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.7%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
The table below compares Ridgefield to the other 142 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Connecticut by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 46||68th|
|Population Density||# 81||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 87||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 14||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 15||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Connecticut Census Data Comparison Tool.