Fairfield County, CT has a population of 944,177 people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $90,123. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Fairfield County, CT declined from 948,053 to 944,177, a 0.41% decrease and its median household income grew from $86,414 to $90,123, a 4.29% increase.
The population of Fairfield County, CT is 62.1% White, 19.4% Hispanic, and 10.6% Black. 30.5% of the people in Fairfield County, CT speak a non-English language, and 88.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fairfield County, CT are Sacred Heart University, with 1,981 graduates, Porter and Chester Institute of Stratford, with 1,885 graduates, and Fairfield University, with 1,378 graduates.
The median property value in Fairfield County, CT is $423,200, and the homeownership rate is 65.3%. Most people in Fairfield County, CT commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 28.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fairfield County, CT is 2 cars per household.
Fairfield County, CT is the 1st most populated county in Connecticut and borders Litchfield County, CT; New Haven County, CT; Dutchess County, NY; Nassau County, NY; Putnam County, NY; Suffolk County, NY; Westchester County, NY& 2 more.