Fairfield County Population 2017

Fairfield County's estimated population is 944,177 with a growth rate of -0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fairfield County is the 1st largest county in Connecticut.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016944,177-497-0.05%
2015944,6749880.10%
2014943,6863,0650.33%
2013940,6215,6900.61%
2012934,9316,0410.65%
2011928,8909,1400.99%
2010919,75092,10511.13%
1990827,64520,5022.54%
1980807,14314,3291.81%
1970792,814139,22521.30%
1960653,589149,24729.59%
1950504,34285,95820.55%
1940418,38431,6828.19%
1930386,70265,76620.49%
1920320,93675,61430.82%
1910245,32261,11933.18%
1900184,20334,12222.74%
1890150,08138,03933.95%
1880112,04216,76617.60%
187095,27617,80022.97%
186077,47617,70129.61%
185059,7759,85819.75%
184049,9172,9076.18%
183047,0104,2719.99%
182042,7391,7894.37%
181040,9502,7427.18%
180038,2081,9585.40%
179036,2500.00%

Fairfield County Population Growth

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Fairfield County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White751,33579.58%
Black or African American116,60312.35%
Asian52,1825.53%
Two or More Races18,9792.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,5660.48%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,0090.11%

Fairfield County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Fairfield County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bridgeport14423614593617001.18%
Stamford12263012911364835.29%
Norwalk856228843828163.29%
Danbury809038499240895.05%
Shelton395594133417754.49%
Newtown19341953190.98%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990