Darien, Connecticut 

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Population

21,787

20% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$199,444

Avg. Home Price

$1,359,600

Best Places to Live in Darien, Connecticut

Large city - Southwestern Connecticut along Long Island Sound, 50 miles northeast of New York City
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Close to New York City
-Good climate for region
Cons
-Some blighted areas
-Cost of living
-Long commutes

Local Listings in Darien, CT
 $1,306,200 
42 Pleasant St
Bed 5 | Bath 4.0 | 3526 SqFt
 $1,306,200 
42 Pleasant St
Bed 5 | Bath 4.0 | 3526 SqFt
 $1,275,000 
21 Outlook Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 2352 SqFt
 $1,189,000 
16 Dubois St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 | 1811 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk Metro Area

The most recent Metropolitan Area created some major shifts in Connecticut, where metro areas are more closely aligned by county borders than towns and townships as in the old New England structure. As a result, two important and highly diverse metro areas, Danbury and Stamford-Norwalk were merged into this now very large and complex Bridgeport area. Formerly a whaling port, Bridgeport itself grew up as an industrial and manufacturing center known for large machinery and brass products. Some of this heavy industry still remains, but general industrial decline has left considerable areas of blight.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Connecticut
County: Fairfield County
Metro Area: Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Darien
Zip Codes: 06820
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 7 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Darien is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Darien jobs have increased by 1.42%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Darien's cost of living is 206.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Darien's Cost of Living

VOTING
Fairfield county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Darien's population is 21,787 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 19.74%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Darien is $1,359,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.47%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Darien

SCHOOLS
Darien public schools spend $19,312 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Darien. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Darien

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ZIP CODES IN DARIEN, CONNECTICUT
06820

NEW LISTINGS IN DARIEN CT
$1,306,200
42 Pleasant St
Bed 5 | Bath 4.0 |

$1,275,000
21 Outlook Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$1,189,000
16 Dubois St
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$1,325,000
36 Granaston Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 4.0 |

$1,500,000
107 Leroy Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$1,275,000
53 Country Club Rd
Bed 5 | Bath 5.0 |

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