Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT

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Population

118,617

0.579% growth

Median Household Income

$147,128

3.09% growth

Number of Employees

48,873

2.14% growth

Median Property Value

$725,000

1.5% growth

About

In 2017, Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT had a population of 119k people with a median age of N/A and a median household income of $147,128. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT grew from 117,934 to 118,617, a 0.579% increase and its median household income grew from $142,720 to $147,128, a 3.09% increase.

The population of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is 86.3% White Alone, 5.59% Hispanic or Latino, and 4.39% Asian Alone. 16.3% of the people in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT speak a non-English language, and 95% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are Sacred Heart University (2,276 degrees awarded in 2016) and Fairfield University (1,584 degrees).

The median property value in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is $725,000, and the homeownership rate is 84.2%. Most people in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 32.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT employs 48.9k people. The largest industries in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are Elementary & secondary schools (4,163 people), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments (3,629 people), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services (1,837 people), and the highest paying industries are Employment services ($354,124), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($318,384), and Beverage manufacturing ($300,415).

Median household income in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is $147,128. Males in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT have an average income that is 1.95 times higher than the average income of females, which is $105,581. The income inequality in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT (measured using the Gini index) is 0.55, which is higher than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$147,128

2017 value

± $4,850

3.09%

1 Year Growth

± 5.14%

Households in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT have a median annual income of $147,128, which is more than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $142,720 in 2016, which represents a 3.09% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$205,590

Average Male Salary

± $33,388

$105,581

Average Female Salary

± $23,348

In 2017, full-time male employees in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT made 1.95 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $138,780 ± $20,522

  2. Asian

    $138,770 ± $88,879

  3. Other

    $78,617 ± $214,654

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT workers was White. These workers were paid 1 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.55

2017 Wage GINI

0.547

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was 0.55 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.452% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was higher than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed less evenly in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. N/A

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2016, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was N/A with a value of N/A, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 18 - 24

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

N/A% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT (N/A out of N/A people) live below the poverty line, a number that is approximately the same as the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 18 - 24, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 45 - 54.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    4,020 ± 430

  2. Hispanic

    502 ± 161

  3. Asian

    320 ± 116

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is White, followed by Hispanic and Asian.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

48.9k

2017 Value

2.14%

1 Year growth

± 2.14%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT grew at a rate of 2.14%, from 47.9k employees to 48.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, are Miscellaneous managers (2,463 people), Chief executives & legislators (2,005 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,911 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, by number of employees, are Miscellaneous managers (2,463 people), Chief executives & legislators (2,005 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,911 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT has an unusually high number of residents working as Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents (13.4 times higher than expected), Personal financial advisors (8.26 times), and Actors (7.62 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, by average salary, are Dentists ($412,315), Securities, commodities, & financial services sales agents ($354,695), and Other financial clerks ($325,116).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

48.9k

2017 Value

2.14%

1 Year growth

± 2.14%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT grew at a rate of 2.14%, from 47.9k employees to 48.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, are Elementary & secondary schools (4,163 people), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments (3,629 people), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services (1,837 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, though some of these residents may live in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, by number of employees, are Elementary & secondary schools (4,163 people), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments (3,629 people), and Management, scientific & technical consulting services (1,837 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT has an unusually high number of Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments (10.1 times higher than expected), Other information services, except libraries & archives, & internet publishing & broadcasting & web search portals (6.6 times), and Management of companies & enterprises (6.21 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, by average salary, are Employment services ($354,124), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($318,384), and Beverage manufacturing ($300,415).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Connecticut to other states, or from other states to Connecticut.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $34.1B

  2. $20.4B

  3. $16.1B

In 2015, the top outbound Connecticut product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $34.1B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($20.4B) and Motorized vehicles ($16.1B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$198B

2015 Value

$307B

Projected 2045 Value

54.9% growth

In 2015, total outbound Connecticut trade was $198B. This is expected to increase 54.9% to $307B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Connecticut trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Connecticut to other states, or from other states to Connecticut.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $25B

  2. $20.8B

  3. $11.9B

In 2015, the top outbound Connecticut domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was New York with $25B, followed by Massachusetts with $20.8B and New Jersey and $11.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Connecticut shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

N/A% of the population of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT has health coverage, with N/A% on employee plans, N/A% on Medicaid, N/A% on Medicare, N/A% on non-group plans, and N/A% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was $9,859 in 2014. This is a 3.59% increase from the previous year ($9,517).

Primary care physicians in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT see 1180 patients per year on average, which represents a 0% change from the previous year (1180 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1184 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 288 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Windham County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (10.3%). Additionally, Windham County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (29.2%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,180 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Connecticut see an average of 1,180 patients per year. This represents a 0% change from the previous year (1,180 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$9,859

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$5,187

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,058

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$11,964

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Connecticut (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 3.59%, from $9,517 to $9,859.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

N/A%

Uninsured

N/A%

Employer Coverage

N/A%

Medicaid

N/A%

Medicare

N/A%

Non-Group

N/A%

Military or VA

Between N/A and N/A, the percent of uninsured citizens in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT N/A by N/A from N/A% to N/A%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 10.3% prevalence

  2. 9.5% prevalence

  3. 9% prevalence

Windham County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Connecticut, at 10.3%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Connecticut by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is home to a population of 119k people, from which 95% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT residents were born outside of the country (N/A people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is composed of 102k White Alone residents (86.3%), 6.63k Hispanic or Latino residents (5.59%), 5.21k Asian Alone residents (4.39%), 2.6k Two or More Races residents (2.2%), 1.53k Black or African American Alone residents (1.29%), 262 Some Other Race Alone residents (0.221%), 21 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0.0177%), and 18 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0.0152%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are Spanish (4,515 speakers), Italian (1,419 speakers), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (1,278 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

41

Median Native-Born Age

± 0.7

48

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.2

In N/A, the median age of all people in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was N/A. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 41, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are getting N/A. In N/A, the average age of all Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT residents was N/A.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

N/A%

2017 Foreign-Born Population

N/A people

12%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

14.2k people

As of 2017, N/A% of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT residents (N/A people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2016, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was 12%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. India

    1,047 ± 791 people

  2. China

    1,023 ± 782 people

  3. Italy

    705 ± 650 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was India, the natal country of 1,047 Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT residents, followed by China with 1,023 and Italy with 705.

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Citizenship

95%

2017 Citizenship

95.1%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 95% of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was 95.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    102k ± 1.05k

  2. Hispanic or Latino

    6.63k ± 744

  3. Asian Alone

    5.21k ± 573

In 2017, there were 15.4 times more White Alone residents (102k people) in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT than any other race or ethnicity. There were 6.63k Hispanic or Latino and 5.21k Asian Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 8 races and ethnicities represented in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    4,515 speakers (4.02%)

  2. Italian

    1,419 speakers (1.26%)

  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)

    1,278 speakers (1.14%)

16.3% of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is lower than the national average of 21.8%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was Spanish. 4.02% of the overall population of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are native Spanish speakers. 1.26% speak Italian and 1.14% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    1,431 ± 190

  2. Korea

    709 ± 154

  3. World War II

    515 ± 132

Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.02 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2016, universities in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT awarded 3,860 degrees. The student population of Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is skewed towards women, with 4,779 male students and 8,890 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are White (2,415 and 71.1%), followed by Unknown (486 and 14.3%), Hispanic or Latino (220 and 6.48%), and Black or African American (147 and 4.33%).

The largest universities in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT by number of degrees awarded are Sacred Heart University (2,276 and 59%) and Fairfield University (1,584 and 41%).

The most popular majors in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are Registered Nursing (324 and 8.39%), General Computer & Information Sciences (288 and 7.46%), and General Business Administration & Management (254 and 6.58%).

The median tuition costs in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT are $41,700 for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common

  1. 252 degrees awarded

  2. 209 degrees awarded

  3. 201 degrees awarded

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was Registered Nursing with 252 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 2,276 degrees awarded

  2. 1,584 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$41,700

Median Private

In 2016, the Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT institution with the largest number of graduating students was Sacred Heart University with 2,276 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

1,407

Degrees Awarded to Men

2,453

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2016, 1,407 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT, which is 0.574 times less than the 2,453 female students who received degrees in the same year.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    2,415 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    486 degrees awarded

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    220 degrees awarded

In 2016 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT were to White students. These 2,415 degrees mean that there were 4.97 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 486 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was $725,000 in 2017, which is 3.33 times larger than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $714,300 to $725,000, a 1.5% increase. The homeownership rate in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is 84.2%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT have an average commute time of 32.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

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$147,128

Median Household Income

± $4,850

39.6k

Number of Households

± 1,058

In 2017, the median household income of the 39.6k households in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT grew to $147,128 from the previous year's value of $142,720.

The following chart displays the households in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Housing

Property Value

$725,000

2017 Median

± $11,678

$714,300

2016 Median

± $9,907

In 2017, the median property value in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT grew to to $725,000 from the previous year's value of $714,300.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT the largest share of households have a property value in the $500k - $750k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

84.2%

2017 Homeownership

83.6%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 84.2% of the housing units in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 83.6%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Commute Time

32.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT have a longer commute time (32.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 12.7% of the workforce in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    68%

  2. Public Transit

    13.5%

  3. Worked At Home

    10.7%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Fairfield, New Canaan, Wilton, Weston & Easton Towns PUMA, CT was Drove Alone, followed by those who Public Transit and those who Worked At Home.

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