Stamford, Connecticut Population 2022

129,134
map placeholder

Stamford is a city located in Fairfield County Connecticut. Stamford has a 2020 population of 129,134. Stamford is currently declining at a rate of -0.13% annually but its population has increased by 5.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 122,781 in 2010.

The average household income in Stamford is $140,870 with a poverty rate of 9.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,877 per month, and the median house value is $541,600. The median age in Stamford is 36.9 years, 35.7 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Stamford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stamfordwas:

  • White: 61.94%
  • Black or African American: 13.87%
  • Other race: 9.40%
  • Asian: 8.68%
  • Two or more races: 5.70%
  • Native American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Stamford, Connecticut is 129,134 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 129,134.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 122,781.

Stamford, Connecticut Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010919,3550.00%
2011928,0008,6450.93%
2012935,0997,0990.76%
2013939,9244,8250.51%
2014944,1964,2720.45%
2015944,9437470.08%
2016944,347-596-0.06%
2017943,038-1,309-0.14%
2018943,9719330.10%
2019943,332-639-0.07%
2020942,693-639-0.07%
2021942,054-639-0.07%

Stamford Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White80,55561.94%
Black or African American18,04513.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native4670.36%
Asian11,2868.68%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander560.04%
Some Other Race12,2309.40%
Two or More Races7,4185.70%
Loading...

Stamford Population by Race

Stamford Population Pyramid 2022

Loading...

Stamford Median Age

37.9


Total

36.7


Male

39


Female

Stamford Adults

There are 104,891 adults, (20,075 of whom are seniors) in Stamford.

Stamford Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Stamford Sex Ratio

Female

66,625

51.23%

Male

63,432

48.77%

Stamford Population by Age

Stamford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

map placeholder

Stamford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.6%33.4%
All50.3%49.7%
Non Family37.3%62.7%
Female33.4%66.6%
Male32.6%67.4%

50.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stamford Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All50,9522.5350.3
Married23,7323.2166.6
Male1,9883.5232.6
Female6,0193.2633.4
Non Family19,2131.3637.3

3.11

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

Loading...

Stamford Households by Type

Loading...
Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,9076.32%
9th to 12th Grade4,1064.39%
High School Graduate17,81019.05%
Some College11,86112.69%
Associates Degree5,0265.38%
Bachelors Degree27,25229.16%
Graduate Degree21,50723.01%
Loading...

Stamford Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stamford Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian8,6028,0356,695
White49,27547,73031,617
2+ Races3,9343,3191,948
Native American318283113
Black12,65611,1904,076
Hispanic21,81715,2975,376
Other Race7,7234,6281,354

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 96.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 77.83%.

Stamford Educational Attainment by Race

Loading...
Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,550$63,255$45,219
Less Than 9th Grade$22,452$26,872$15,406
High School Graduate$31,482$38,987$27,410
Some College$40,495$44,341$35,472
Bachelors Degree$73,564$85,410$64,833
Graduate Degree$96,096$108,029$80,431

$54,550

Average Earnings

$63,255

Average Male

$45,219

Average Female

Stamford Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stamford Language by Age

Loading...

Stamford Language

58.67% of Stamford residents speak only English, while 41.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.49% of the population.

Stamford Language

Stamford Poverty by Race

Loading...
Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander562544.64%
Black17,9062,82615.78%
Hispanic34,9905,41115.46%
Multiple7,41477110.40%
Asian11,2868737.74%
White62,8182,8924.60%
Native467173.64%
Other2,557NaN%

9.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.28%

Male Poverty Rate

9.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stamford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stamford is Islander, with 44.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stamford is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.50%.

Stamford Poverty

Loading...
Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.82%
High School12.18%
Some College9.29%
Bachelors or Greater3.08%

Stamford Poverty Rate by Education

Loading...
Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.25%
Male Unemployed22.55%
Female Employed4.39%
Female Unemployed33.76%

Stamford Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stamford Income by Household Type

Loading...
Name Median Mean
Households$96,885$139,938
Families$111,519$163,376
Married Families$140,625-
Non Families$67,599$95,659
Loading...

Income by Household Type

Stamford Marital Status

map placeholder

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Stamford Married by Age and Sex

Loading...

Stamford 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 45-54.

Stamford Marital Status by Race

map placeholder

Stamford Marital Status

Loading...

3,069

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War377
First Gulf War404
Vietnam1,193
Korea345
World War II298

Stamford Veterans by War

Loading...
Age Group Veterans
18 to 34168
35 to 54545
55 to 64327
65 to 74838
75+1,191

Stamford Veterans by Age

Loading...
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6313.91%
Black2591.80%
Asian460.49%
Other Race880.98%
2+ Races451.02%
Hispanic5622.24%

Stamford Veterans by Race

Stamford Veterans by Education

Loading...

6.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stamford Veterans by Education

Loading...

72.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.2%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Stamford Employment by Age

Loading...

Stamford Employment by Race

Loading...

Stamford Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Loading...

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Loading...

35.92%

Born in Stamford

67.00%

Native Born

33.00%

Foreign Born

17.46%

Non Citizen

15.54%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

67.00% of Stamford residents were born in the United States, with 35.92% having been born in Connecticut. 17.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Stamford Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18802,5400.00%
189010,3967,85615.13%
190015,9975,6014.40%
191025,1389,1414.62%
192035,0969,9583.39%
193046,34611,2502.82%
194047,9381,5920.34%
195074,29326,3554.48%
196092,71318,4202.24%
1970108,79816,0851.61%
1980102,466-6,332-0.60%
1990108,0565,5900.53%
2000117,0839,0270.81%
2010122,7815,6980.48%
2011123,9881,2070.98%
2012125,0461,0580.85%
2013126,3061,2601.01%
2014127,9511,6451.30%
2015128,3524010.31%
2016128,9746220.48%
2017129,8809060.70%
2018129,806-74-0.06%
2019129,638-168-0.13%
2020129,470-168-0.13%
2021129,302-168-0.13%
2022129,134-168-0.13%

Stamford Population by Year