Danbury, Connecticut Population 2019

Danbury, Connecticut's estimated population is 84,730 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Danbury, Connecticut is the 7th largest city in Connecticut based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2020.04 people/mi² (779.94 people/km²).

The overall median age is 37.6 years, 36 years for males, and 38.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.74 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Danbury, Connecticut is $68,068, while the mean household income is $88,972.

Danbury Ct Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Danbury Ct was:

  • White: 62.77%
  • Other race: 19.61%
  • Black or African American: 7.63%
  • Asian: 6.12%
  • Two or more races: 3.49%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%

How Many People Live in Danbury, Connecticut?

84,730
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201884,730500.06%
201784,680-315-0.37%
201684,9957430.88%
201584,2525300.63%
201483,7221160.14%
201383,6068130.98%
201282,7936970.85%
201182,0967720.95%
201081,3246,4760.83%
200074,8489,2631.33%
199065,5855,1150.82%
198060,4709,6891.76%
197050,78127,8538.28%
196022,9288610.38%
195022,067-272-0.12%
194022,339780.03%
193022,2613,3181.63%
192018,943-1,291-0.66%
191020,2343,6972.04%
190016,537-15-0.01%
189016,5527,2905.98%
18809,2622,7203.54%
18706,5422,0603.85%
18604,4820.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White53,086
Some Other Race16,584
Black or African American6,452
Asian5,179
Two or More Races2,948
American Indian and Alaska Native254
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander70

Danbury Ct Population Pyramid 2019

Danbury Ct Median Age

37.6


Total

36


Male

38.7


Female

Danbury Ct Adults

There are 66,584 adults, (11,348 of whom are seniors) in Danbury Ct.

Danbury Ct Age Dependency

53.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Danbury Ct Sex Ratio

Female

42,953

50.79%

Male

41,620

49.21%

Danbury Ct Households and Families

Danbury Ct Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Danbury Ct Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.7%30.3%
All59.6%40.4%
Non Family53.4%46.6%
Male47.8%52.2%
Female44.6%55.4%

59.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,6922.7459.6
Married13,9923.4269.7
Non Family10,0111.3253.4
Female3,8403.4844.6
Male1,8493.6847.8

3.33

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Danbury Ct Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,79911.79%
9th to 12th Grade3,6756.37%
High School Graduate16,86629.25%
Some College9,12115.82%
Associates Degree3,5616.17%
Bachelors Degree10,16117.62%
Graduate Degree7,48812.98%

Danbury Ct Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,32530,35912,881
Hispanic14,5718,5881,501
Other Race9,5245,008644
Black4,0243,470999
Asian3,9613,4051,980
Multiple Races1,2161,119279
Native American13512118
Islander11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 92.02%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.99%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,587$42,018$32,392
Less Than High School$24,195$26,973$20,214
High School Grad$29,872$36,240$25,086
Some College$40,874$49,164$31,591
Bachelors Degree$60,344$70,504$52,012
Graduate Degree$74,143$93,750$64,018

$37,587

Average Earnings

$42,018

Average Male

$32,392

Average Female

Danbury Ct Language

Danbury Ct Language by Age

Danbury Ct Language

55.09% of Danbury Ct residents speak only English, while 44.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.67% of the population.

Danbury Ct Poverty

Danbury Ct Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic25,2525,04619.98%
Other16,1513,36420.83%
White41,8862,8546.81%
Black5,69578613.80%
Asian5,1163286.41%
Multiple2,79130811.04%
Native206115.34%

11.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.54%

Male Poverty Rate

12.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Danbury Ct

The race most likely to be in poverty in Danbury Ct is Other, with 20.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Danbury Ct is Native, with 5.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.39%
High School10.47%
Some College5.60%
Bachelors or Greater5.13%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.60%
Male Unemployed23.32%
Female Employed6.79%
Male Employed5.72%

Danbury Ct Income

Danbury Ct Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,068$88,972
Families$78,392$101,586
Married Families$91,817$116,918
Non Families$45,856$59,664

Danbury Ct Marital Status

Danbury Ct Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Danbury Ct Married by Age and Sex

Danbury Ct Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Danbury Ct Marital Status by Race

Danbury Ct Veterans

2,937

Number of Veterans

2,757

Male Veterans

180

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam903
Korea477
First Gulf War393
Second Gulf War269
World War II250

Danbury Ct Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6015.94%
Hispanic2341.35%
Black2174.39%
2 or More563.52%
Other370.32%
Asian260.58%

Danbury Ct Veterans by Education

4.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Danbury Ct Employment Status

71.3%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Danbury Ct Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

38.83%

Born in Connecticut

69.17%

Native Born

30.83%

Foreign Born

19.74%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

69.17% of Danbury Ct residents were born in the United States, with 38.83% having been born in Connecticut. 19.74% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.