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Fairfield County, CT

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Fairfield County, CT
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatConnecticut does not have county seats.
  • Population916,829
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 624.8899
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 1467.2000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010916,82953 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20101,467.20109 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201812.7%702 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201820.2%388 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.6%1631 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016730.702756 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201617.7%3007 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20165.302790 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201849.3%1632 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20163121 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20158.6%2740 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201812.2%2511 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$3,055,979,000.0031 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172834 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201189.112394 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201975.8%792 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20192.4027 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20184405 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.642217 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2018$57,666.24223 of 338
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$48,770,627,000.0046 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20106.1%34 of 2773
Attendance to Arts and Culture Events (County)20152,545,08528 of 109
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201232.5%1297 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201814253 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201883167 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20104,841229 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)2019244.772994 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$3,956,000,000.0054 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$22,633,000,000.0057 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$6,959,000,000.0037 of 2178
Population (County)20501,079,00066 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$531,153.006 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050915,00054 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205086,00076 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)2050756113 of 2780
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