Stamford Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Stamford is 136,312. 21.44% is under 18, while 15.35% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 5.38% of the population was five years old or younger, 21.44% were 18 years or younger and 27.74% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 50.23% female and 49.77% male.

Stamford Housing

According to the US Census, Stamford has 57,380 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Stamford was 92.05%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $576,000

Stamford Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Some Other Race Alone constitute 66.46% of Stamford's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 12.57% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Asian Alone, constituting 8.52% of the city's population and American Indian And Alaska Native Alone at 0.71%

White Alone51.38%
Some Other Race Alone15.09%
Black Or African American Alone12.57%
Asian Alone8.52%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.71%
White Black Or African American0.68%

How Educated is Stamford

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 29.8% of Stamford residents had a bachelor's degree, while 20.7% had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 50.50% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Stamford CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher84.7%
Bachelors Degree Or Higher39.4%
Bachelors Degree29.8%
Some College Or Associates Degree28.5%
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency21.3%
Graduate Or Professional Degree20.7%

Average Income in Stamford

The median household income in Stamford is $100,543. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $100,543.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $107,450 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $141,991.

A closer examination of the income groups of Stamford households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $100,000 and $149,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $200,000 (18.8%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (18.8%). 4.2% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$141,991
Nonfamily households$87,075