Fairfield County, Connecticut
|Fairfield County, Connecticut|
Location within Connecticut
Connecticut's location within the U.S.
|Seat||none; since 1960 Connecticut counties no longer have a county government|
|Largest city||Bridgeport (population)|
|• Total||837 sq mi (2,168 km2)|
|• Land||625 sq mi (1,619 km2)|
|• Water||212 sq mi (549 km2), 25.3%|
|• Density||1,467/sq mi (566/km2)|
|Congressional districts||3rd, 4th, 5th|
Fairfield County is located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. State of Connecticut. As of the 2010 census, the county's population was 916,829. The county has a total area of 2,168 km² (837 mi²). 1,621 km² (626 mi²) of it is land and 547 km² (211 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 25.23% water.
Cities and Towns[change | change source]
- New Canaan
- New Fairfield
References[change | change source]
- "State & County QuickFacts Fairfield County, Connecticut". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved November 20, 2013.