Fairfield County , Connecticut

Fairfield County: County in Connecticut, United States

Fairfield County locator map
Location of Fairfield County on Connecticut map.

About

Fairfield County is a county located in the U.S. state of Connecticut. As of the 2010 census, the population was 916,829 and a population density of 423 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 942,426 inhabitants. Its county seat is Bridgeport. The county was created 355 years ago in 1665.

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Geography

Fairfield County is located at 41°13'30"N 73°22'16"W (41.2249600, -73.3712000). It has 5 neighbors: Litchfield County, New Haven County, Dutchess County, Suffolk County and Westchester County.

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The largest city of Fairfield County is Bridgeport with a population of 143,525. Other cities include, Stamford population 131,397, North Stamford population 128,278, Norwalk population 88,655 and East Norwalk population 84,530. See all Fairfield County cities & populated places.

Weather

Fairfield County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 64. more

Fairfield County Quick Facts

Population : 942,426 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Connecticut (United States)
Different from : Fairfield County, Fairfield County
Area : 2168 km2
Water as percent of area : 25.3%
Land as percent of area : 74.7%
Altitude : 285 feet / 87 meters
Capital : Bridgeport
Establishment : January 01, 1666
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 09:47:16 (18th October 2021)
Density : 435 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.72% (2010-2020)
Weather : 64℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Fairfield County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Fairfield County increased by 2.72% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 916,829 - census
2011 928,000 1.2% estimation process
2012 935,099 0.76% estimation process
2013 939,924 0.51% estimation process
2014 944,196 0.45% estimation process
2015 944,943 0.08% estimation process
2016 944,347 -0.06% estimation process
2017 943,038 -0.14% estimation process
2018 943,971 0.1% estimation process
2019 943,332 -0.07% estimation process
2020 942,426 -0.1% estimation process

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People born in Fairfield County (2)

People born in Fairfield County, including businessman Edward J. Sanford, football player Bill Webster, you can see a list of people who born in Fairfield County.

Other places with the same name (3)

Fairfield County Populated Places (more)

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fairfield County.

City Name Population Title
Bridgeport 143,525 County seat city of Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Stamford 131,397 City in Connecticut, United States
North Stamford 128,278 City in Connecticut, United States
Norwalk 88,655 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
East Norwalk 84,530 City in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States of America
Danbury 84,317 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Greenwich 62,769 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Fairfield 62,215 Town in Connecticut, United States of America
Stratford 51,660 Town in Connecticut
Shelton 40,957 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Trumbull 35,438 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Westport 28,444 Town in Connecticut
Ridgefield 24,898 Town in Connecticut
Darien 21,693 Town in Connecticut
New Canaan 20,115 Town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Bethel 19,941 City in Alaska, USA

Connecticut Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Hartford County 889,226 County in Connecticut, United States
New Haven County 851,948 County in Connecticut, United States
New London County 264,999 County in Connecticut, United States
Litchfield County 179,610 County in Connecticut, United States
Middlesex County 161,657 County in Connecticut, United States
Tolland County 150,600 County in Connecticut, United States
Bridgeport 143,525 County seat city of Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
Stamford 131,397 City in Connecticut, United States
New Haven 130,801 City in Connecticut, United States
North Stamford 128,278 City in Connecticut, United States
Hartford 121,535 City in and capital of Connecticut, United States
Windham County 116,540 County in Connecticut, United States
Waterbury 106,826 City in New Haven County, Connecticut, United States
Norwalk 88,655 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States
East Norwalk 84,530 City in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States of America
Danbury 84,317 City in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States