What you need to know about Stamford, CT

Nearly 45 percent of adult residents in Stamford have a bachelor’s degree or higher, and the city houses the headquarters of nine Fortune 1000 companies. Community officials are proud of their downtown district that features several restaurants, entertainment venues and housing choices, and Stamford has university campuses, a large arts community and a good parks system led by Jackie Robinson Park, named for the baseball legend who lived in the city.

Top 10 Downtowns 2012

Population

125,401
Up by 5.27%
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Housing

Homes Owned 54.80%
54.80% Complete
Homes Rented 45.20%
45.20% Complete

Real Estate

In Stamford, Connecticut


Ready to move to Stamford? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Stamford.

Median Home Price

$506,000
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Stamford, Connecticut


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Stamford rates.

Median Household Income

$77,221
Higher than the national average

Business

In Stamford, Connecticut


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Stamford.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Stamford, Connecticut


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Stamford.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 46%
46% Complete
Graduated High School 87%
87% Complete

Stamford, CT's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Downtowns 2012

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