Living in Darien, CT

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Darien, Connecticut Info Snack

Population
21,742
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
4.0%
Median Home
$1,471,700
Median Income
$232,523
Median Rent
$2,469

Darien SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
3

Darien, CT Crime Report

270
Total Crimes
1,234.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-50.18%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Darien
/ 100k People
Connecticut
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 270 1,234.0 1,610.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 3 13.7 183.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 1 4.6 54.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2 9.1 105.0 250.2
Property Crime 267 1,220.3 1,426.6 2,109.9
Burglary 29 132.5 180.7 340.5
Larceny 206 941.5 1,078.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 32 146.3 167.3 219.9

Darien, CT Cost Of Living

253
Darien's Overall Cost Of Living
2.5x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Darien Connecticut National Average
Overall 253 124 100
Services 123 123 100
Groceries 110 108 100
Health 117 112 100
Housing 562 137 100
Transportation 124 114 100
Utilities 123 129 100

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Rankings for Darien in Connecticut

Map Of Darien, CT

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Population over time in Darien

Year Population % Change
2019 21,742 -0.1%
2018 21,759 0.1%
2017 21,742 1.0%
2016 21,519 0.6%
2015 21,392 1.0%
2014 21,190 1.3%
2013 20,925 0.8%
2012 20,758 0.9%
2011 20,580 0.8%
2010 20,414 -

Race / Ethnicity in Darien

White
87.7% (19,057)
African American
0.8% (171)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
5.5% (1,190)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (24)
Two Or More
1.9% (403)
Hispanic
4.1% (897)
Race Darien CT USA
White 87.7% 66.9% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 9.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 5.5% 4.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.1% 16.1% 18.0%

Gender in Darien

Female
50.6% (11,009)
Male
49.4% (10,732)
Gender Darien CT USA
Female 50.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Darien for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (217)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (217)
High School / GED
6.0% (1,304)
Some College
6.0% (1,304)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (652)
Bachelor's Degree
48.0% (10,436)
Master's Degree
26.0% (5,652)
Professional Degree
7.0% (1,521)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (434)
Education Darien CT USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 6.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 6.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 48.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 26.0% 13.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Darien, Connecticut

Less than $10,000
2.1% (46,353)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.6% (35,632)
$15,000 to $24,999
2.1% (44,776)
$25,000 to $34,999
2.6% (55,498)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.4% (73,156)
$50,000 to $74,999
6.3% (136,222)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.9% (106,266)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (269,607)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.6% (209,694)
$200,000 or more
55.1% (1,196,992)
Income Darien CT USA
Less than $10,000 2.1% 5.0% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.6% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 2.1% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 2.6% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.4% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 6.3% 15.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 17.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.6% 9.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 55.1% 12.6% 7.7%

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