StatisticDarienConnecticutNational
Population21,5193,565,287328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,70173691
Median age38.940.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1861%43%43%
Speak English87%78%79%
Speak Spanish4%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Darien is 131% higher than Connecticut
  • The median age in Darien is 4% lower than Connecticut
  • In Darien 91.78% of the population is White
  • In Darien 0.58% of the population is Black
  • In Darien 5.37% of the population is Asian

Compare Darien, CT Demographics

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      Darien population breakdown by race

      RaceDarienConnecticutNational
      White91.78%77.14%73.35%
      Black0.58%10.39%12.63%
      Asian5.37%4.26%5.22%
      American Indian0.13%0.26%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.04%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.95%2.98%3.06%
      Other race0.16%4.95%4.75%
      In Darien, 3.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Darien age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Darien, CT demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).