Stamford, Connecticut

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Population in 2013: 126,456 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.0%
 
Males: 62,531  (49.4%)
Females: 63,925  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Connecticut median age:  40.0 years

Zip codes: 06905.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $75,771 (it was $60,556 in 2000)
Stamford:

$75,771
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $43,525 (it was $34,987 in 2000)

Stamford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $478,000 (it was $306,700 in 2000)
Stamford:

$478,000
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $632,773; Detached houses: $770,421; Townhouses or other attached units: $397,746; In 2-unit structures: $454,068; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $368,380; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $303,086; Mobile homes: $866,414

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,518.

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Stamford races chart
  • White alone - 66,729 (53.3%)
  • Hispanic - 32,367 (25.9%)
  • Black alone - 15,343 (12.3%)
  • Asian alone - 9,846 (7.9%)
  • Two or more races - 612 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 528 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 143 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 62 (0.05%)

Races in Stamford detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Stamford: 141.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (14.2%), Irish (8.0%), West Indian (5.9%), German (4.7%), Polish (4.6%), English (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1641

Elevation: 366 feet

Land area: 37.7 square miles.

Population density: 3,350 people per square mile   (average).

Stamford,CT real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Stamford:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 46.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stamford city:

  • Never married: 31.5%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

44,566 residents are foreign born (7.4% Europe, 6.1% Latin America, 4.0% Asia).

This city:  35.6%
Connecticut:  13.8%



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists there were 96 registered sex offenders living in Stamford, Connecticut as of April 24, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Stamford to the number of sex offenders is 1,261 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $6,360 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $6,817 (1.4%)

Stamford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (21.6 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (23.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Darien, CT (1.7 miles ), Old Greenwich, CT (1.9 miles ), Cos Cob, CT (2.0 miles ), Greenwich, CT (2.2 miles ), New Canaan, CT (2.4 miles ), Norwalk, CT (2.6 miles ), Glenville, CT (2.6 miles ), Pemberwick, CT (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 129 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 1998: 103 buildings, average cost: $199,000
  • 1999: 74 buildings, average cost: $240,700
  • 2000: 64 buildings, average cost: $229,400
  • 2001: 46 buildings, average cost: $438,800
  • 2002: 82 buildings, average cost: $394,800
  • 2003: 90 buildings, average cost: $413,100
  • 2004: 126 buildings, average cost: $445,400
  • 2005: 206 buildings, average cost: $275,100
  • 2006: 185 buildings, average cost: $366,800
  • 2007: 262 buildings, average cost: $299,300
  • 2008: 39 buildings, average cost: $514,300
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $813,300
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $591,500
  • 2011: 30 buildings, average cost: $469,900
  • 2012: 28 buildings, average cost: $631,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.07 N, Longitude: 73.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +14,997 (+12.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 30,154 (47.9%)

Area code: 203

Stamford household income distribution Stamford home values distribution

Crime rates in Stamford by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 112231352265
per 100,000 0.90.81.71.72.50.82.54.21.71.64.94.0
Rapes 91314111218332731193225
per 100,000 7.811.011.89.19.914.927.622.825.915.526.020.1
Robberies 122141147135137157129172151152190145
per 100,000 106.1119.7123.6111.9113.4130.3107.9145.0126.4123.6154.6116.7
Assaults 155116117123153179171186169178161176
per 100,000 134.898.598.3102.0126.7148.6143.1156.8141.4144.8131.0141.7
Burglaries 297357249319359427332325370348282290
per 100,000 258.3303.2209.3264.4297.2354.5277.8274.0309.6283.1229.5233.5
Thefts 2,0722,0951,5711,5951,8031,7401,3161,5901,6001,4291,4981,472
per 100,000 1802.21779.11320.51322.11492.51444.51101.21340.71338.81162.41219.21185.2
Auto thefts 409363298253187223234216173192207170
per 100,000 355.7308.3250.5209.7154.8185.1195.8182.1144.8156.2168.5136.9
Arson 1163754118810410
per 100,000 9.65.12.55.84.13.39.26.76.78.13.38.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 300.2) 187.6185.4158.9154.6167.1182.0169.3191.1179.2162.4183.7164.1

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Stamford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 324 (269 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Connecticut average:

2.36

Detailed articles:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Connecticut:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +8,936 (+8.3%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (3%)

Work and jobs in Stamford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Stamford, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Stamford-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Connecticut state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the Stamford city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/19/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Stamford-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 203.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 236.2 miles away from Stamford center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 140.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 195.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 218.2 miles away from Stamford center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 139.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fairfield County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stamford topographic map

Birthplace of: Willy DeVille - Musician, Bobby Valentine - Baseball player and coach, Chris Shays - Politician, Cofer Black - Diplomat, Dave Abbruzzese - Musician, Peterson Toscano - Comedian, Terry Backer - Politician, Tony DiPreta - Comic book and comic strip artist, Louis Darling - Illustrator and author, Charles Davenport - Science writer.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Stamford: George Rose.

Main business address for: META GROUP INC (SERVICES-ENGINEERING, ACCOUNTING, RESEARCH, MANAGEMENT), STERLING GAS DRILLING FUND 1982 (DRILLING OIL & GAS WELLS), WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENTINC (SERVICES-MOTION PICTURE & VIDEO TAPE PRODUCTION), XEROX CREDIT CORP (MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS CREDIT INSTITUTION), STAR GAS PARTNERS LP (RETAIL-RETAIL STORES, NEC), MARC PHARMACEUTICALS INC (PHARMACEUTICAL PREPARATIONS), POLARIS AIRCRAFT INCOME FUND III (SERVICES-EQUIPMENT RENTAL & LEASING, NEC), INDEPENDENCE HOLDING CO (LIFE INSURANCE) and 26 other public companies.

Hospitals in Stamford:

  • G A R C: LITTLE HILLS (38 LITTLE HILLS ROAD)
  • STAMFORD HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 30 SHELBURNE ROAD)

Dialysis Facilities in Stamford:

  • STAMFORD DIALYSIS (30 COMMERCE ROAD)

Home Health Centers in Stamford:

  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH/STAMFORD (1234 SUMMER STREET, THIRD FLOOR)
  • DANIELCARE, LLC (188 NORTH STREET)
  • PERSONALIZED HOME CARE LTD OF CT (500 SUMMER STREET, SUITE 400)
  • VN HOSPICE CARE OF SOUTHWEST (1029 EAST MAIN STREET)

Nursing Homes in Stamford:

  • EDGEHILL HEALTH CENTER (122 PALMERS HILL RD)
  • LONG RIDGE OF STAMFORD (710 LONG RIDGE ROAD)
  • REGENCY HEIGHTS OF STAMFORD, LLC (53 COURTLAND AVE)
  • SMITH HOUSE SNF (88 ROCKRIMMON RD)
  • ST CAMILLUS REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (494 ELM ST)
  • TANDET, WM AND SALLY CTR FOR CONT CARE (146 W BROAD ST)
  • WM AND SALLY TANDET CTR FOR CONT (146 W BROAD STREET)

Heliports located in Stamford:

Amtrak station:

STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Stamford:

  • University of Connecticut-Stamford (Full-time enrollment: 1,140; Location: One University Place; Public; Website: uconn.edu/)
  • Bais Binyomin Academy (FT enrollment: 33; Location: 132 Prospect St; Private, not-for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stamford:

  • Norwalk Community College (about 6 miles; Norwalk, CT; Full-time enrollment: 4,085)
  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 9 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 4,415)
  • Manhattanville College (about 10 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 2,299)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 13 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • Fairfield University (about 16 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 4,640)
  • Iona College (about 17 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,775)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 18 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)

Public high schools in Stamford:

Private high schools in Stamford:

  • TRINITY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 542; Location: 926 NEWFIELD AVE; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • YESHIVA BAIS BINYOMIN (Students: 60; Location: 132 PROSPECT ST; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Stamford:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Stamford:

  • BI-CULTURAL DAY SCHOOL (Students: 413; Location: 2186 HIGH RIDGE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ST CECILIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 277; Location: 1186 NEWFIELD AVE; Grades: PK - 5)
  • TRINITY CATHOLIC MIDDLE (Students: 239; Location: 948 NEWFIELD AVE; Grades: 6 - 8)
  • THE MEAD SCHOOL (Students: 143; Location: 1095 RIVERBANK RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY STAR OF THE SEA (Students: 141; Location: 1170 SHIPPAN AVE; Grades: PK - 5)
  • THE CHILDREN'S SCHOOL (Students: 139; Location: 118 SCOFIELDTOWN RD; Grades: PK - 2)
  • THE LONG RIDGE SCHOOL (Students: 122; Location: 478 ERSKINE RD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • HOLY SPIRIT SCHOOL (Students: 112; Location: 403 SCOFIELDTOWN RD; Grades: PK - 5)
  • WATERSIDE SCHOOL (Students: 96; Location: 535 FAIRFIELD AVE; Grades: KG - 5)
  • VILLA MARIA EDUCATION CENTER (Students: 71; Location: 161 SKYMEADOW DR; Grades: KG - 9)
See full list of schools located in Stamford, School District: STAMFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Stamford:

  • FERGUSON LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,582,236; Location: ONE PUBLIC LIBRARY PLAZA; 455,394 books; 5,840 e-books; 25,688 audio materials; 38,056 video materials; 23 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 541 print serial subscriptions; 3 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Stamford: Yacht Haven West (A), Yacht Haven East (B), Sterling Farms Golf Club (C), Stamford Yacht Club (D), Stamford Station (E), Springdale Station (F), South End (G), Stamford Yacht Club (H), Ponus Yacht Club (I), Heroy Recreation Area (J), Deercrest Country Club (K), Halloween Yacht Club (L), Glenbrook Station (M), Hubbard Heights Golf Club (N), Jeremy Richard Library (O), Health Science Library (P), Francis M Harrison Memorial Library (Q), First Congregational Church Library (R), Ferguson Library (S), Connecticut Judicial Branch Law Library at Stamford (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Town Center Shopping Center (1), Town and Country Shopping Center (2), Stamford Town Center Shopping Center (3), Springdale Shopping Area Shopping Center (4), Ridgeway Plaza Shopping Center (5), Ridgeway Shopping Center (6), Newfield Shopping Center (7), Merritt Plaza Shopping Center (8), Landmark Square Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Stamford include: META GROUP INC (A), STERLING GAS DRILLING FUND 1982 (B), WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENTINC (C), XEROX CREDIT CORP (D), STAR GAS PARTNERS LP (E), MARC PHARMACEUTICALS INC (F), POLARIS AIRCRAFT INCOME FUND III (G), INDEPENDENCE HOLDING CO (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Stamford include: Bernardine Convent (A), Hunting Ridge Church (B), Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church (C), Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), Bethel Tabernacle Church (E), Bibleway Church of God (F), Bread of Life Church (G), Church of Christ (H), Church of God (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Boulton Cemetery (1), Beth-el Cemetery (2), Woodland Cemetery (3), Long Ridge Union Cemetery (4), Agudath Sholom Cemetery (5), Newfield Cemetery (6), Fairfield Memorial Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Stillwater Pond (A), Lake Susan (B), Doughnut Lake (C), Holts Ice Pond (D), McManus Lake (E), Orient Lodge Lake (F), Attschul Pond (G), Bendels Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Noroton River (A), Poorhouse Brook (B), Springdale Brook (C), Grays Pond Brook (D), Haviland Brook (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Stamford include: West Beach Park (1), West Park (2), Woodway Park (3), 1983 Downtown Stamford Historic District (4), Barrett Field (5), Woodside Park (6), Chestnut Hill Park (7), Cove Island Park (8), Cummings Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: West Beach (A), Cummings Park Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Jewish Historical Society of Greater Stamford Inc (Museums; 111 Prospect Street) (1), Bartlett Arboretum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 151 Brookdale Road) (2), Stamford Museum and Nature Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 39 Scofieldtown Road) (3), Legal Support Services Inc (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 4 Hollow Lane) (4), Stamford Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1508 High Ridge Road) (5), TAJ Sports & Entertainment Inc (Amusement & Theme Parks; 400 Main Street Suite 711) (6), Taplin Gary Penny Arcade Restorations (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2 Selleck Street) (7), Fun for Kids & Grownups Too (Amusement & Theme Parks; 370 West Main Street) (8), My Gym Children's Fitness Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 225 Atlantic Street # A) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Super 8 Stamford Greenwich NYC (32 Grenhart Road) (1), Stamford Motor Inn (1209 East Main Street) (2), Stamford Suites Hotel (720 Bedford Street) (3), Carrousel Lounge & Grill (2 Stamford Forum) (4), Stamford Marriott (2 Stamford Forum) (5), Oakwood Corporate Housing (134 Morgan Street) (6), YMCA (909 Washington Boulevard) (7), Stamford/Greenwich/Ny City Super 8 Motel (32 Grenhart Rd) (8), Westin Stamford (1 Stamford Place) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Juvenile Court (123 Hoyt Street) (1), Connecticut State - Judicial Branch- Superior Court Housing- Stamford & Norwalk Judicial Dist (123 Hoyt Street) (2), Connecticut State - Judicial District Of Stamford & Norwalk- Superior Court Housing- Judicial Br (123 Hoyt Street) (3), Margaret Court And Asso Inc (107 Virgil) (4), Hubberd Court Fine Arts (700 Canal Street) (5), Connecticut State - Superior Court Housing- Judicial Branch- New Haven Judicial Dist (123 Hoyt Street) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Fairfield County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.442. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.442
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 18.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.7
U.S.:

6.6

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.68
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Stamford and their reported violations in the past:

ROHER SPRINGS (Serves TX, Population served: 725, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2011), St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
CANDLEWOOD PARK INC (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-20-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-20-2008), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-19-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-12-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-12-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-08-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-08-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2012), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-08-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-08-2014), St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-28-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 86 regular monitoring violations
FOREST GREEN COURT MOBILE HOME PARK (Address: 29 KNAPP STREET , Serves MD, Population served: 212, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
BLUE STONE ACRES MHP (Serves NY, Population served: 180, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-18-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-18-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2013), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-19-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-01-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-07-2006)
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
CANDLE HILL MHP (NORTH) (Population served: 138, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
CANDLE HILL MHP (SOUTH) (Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
NORTHSTONE GARDENS (Population served: 79, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-28-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-28-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-25-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-11-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-11-2013), St Public Notif received (APR-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-05-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-30-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-02-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-09-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-09-2010), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ADAMS CROSSING MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves NY, Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Stamford that have no violations reported:

  • BETHANY MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 138, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BOYD COMMUNITY (Serves NY, Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.7%
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.4%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.5%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Stamford in 2010:

  • 653 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 166 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 157 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 145 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 82 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 54 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in college/university student housing
  • 9 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Stamford in 2000:

  • 818 people in nursing homes
  • 380 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 129 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 105 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 93 people in other group homes
  • 71 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 64 people in religious group quarters
  • 47 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Stamford compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with most branches in Stamford (2011 data):

  • People's United Bank: 9 branches. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: 9 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First County Bank: 8 branches. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,319.1 mil, Deposits: $966.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 15 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Glenbrook Branch, Ridgeway Branch, Elm Street Branch, Stamford Executive Branch, High Ridge Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First Niagara Bank, National Association: Summer Street Branch, Springdale Branch, High Ridge Branch. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $32,750.6 mil, Deposits: $19,595.4 mil, headquarters in Buffalo, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 351 total offices, Holding Company: First Niagara Financial Group, Inc.
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: High Ridge Road Branch, Ridgeway Plaza Branch, Prospect Street Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Washington Boulevard Branch at 600 Washington Boulevard, branch established on 2009/05/11; 1 Atlantic Street Branch at 1 Atlantic Street, branch established on 2010/05/24. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • Patriot National Bank: at 900 Bedford Street, branch established on 1994/08/31; High Ridge Branch at 838 High Ridge Road, branch established on 2003/06/16. Info updated 2007/08/28: Bank assets: $665.5 mil, Deposits: $548.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Pnbk Sponsor Llc
  • Citibank, National Association: Stamford Branch at 999 High Ridge Road, branch established on 1994/03/07; Downtown Stamford Branch at 15 Broad Street, branch established on 2006/03/28. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • 10 other banks with 10 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Stamford, Connecticut:

  • Hilton Stamford & Executive Meeting Center, 1 First Stamford Pl, Stamford, CT 06902 , Phone: (203) 967-2222, Fax: (203) 967-0621
  • Stamford Marriot Hotel, 243 Tresser Blvd, Stamford, CT 06901 , Phone: (203) 357-9555, Fax: (203) 358-0157
  • Super 8 Motel, 32 Grenhart Rd, Stamford, CT 06902 , Phone: (203) 324-8887
  • Stamford Suites, 720 Bedford St, Stamford, CT 06901 , Phone: (203) 359-7300
  • Stamford Motor Inn, 1209 E Main St, Stamford, CT 06902 , Phone: (203) 325-2655, Fax: (203) 327-2897
  • Stamford Plaza Hotel & Conference Center, 2701 Summer St, Stamford, CT 06905 , Phone: (203) 978-5623, Fax: (203) 359-6474
  • Sheraton Stamford, 700 E Main St, Stamford, CT 06901 , Phone: (203) 358-8400
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 135 Harvard Ave, Stamford, CT 06902 , Phone: (203) 357-7100, Fax: (203) 358-9332
  • 8 other hotels and motels
All 16 fire-safe hotels and motels in Stamford, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Stamford travel time to work - commute Stamford mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (31%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Stamford:

(Stamford, Connecticut Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Stamford city (based on Fairfield County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.14%
Here: 70.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist Church
Adherents70.1%6.3%4.4%4.1%2.5%
Congregations19.8%5.9%9.9%9.5%7.2%
NameMuslim EstimateAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.4%2.0%1.1%1.0%6.1%
Congregations1.9%4.8%3.4%1.9%35.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 223
Fairfield County:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 76
Fairfield County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 151
Fairfield County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 861
Here:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfield County:

17.9%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.2%
State:

15.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 72$521,717$86,9533$7,550
Other Government Administration 35$236,569$81,10920$30,119
Judicial and Legal 10$98,120$117,7441$1,112
Police Protection - Officers 264$2,697,141$122,5970$0
Police - Other 44$292,043$79,64885$85,189
Firefighters 254$2,144,597$101,3200$0
Fire - Other 3$18,290$73,1600$0
Streets and Highways 44$249,891$68,1521$3,309
Welfare 97$513,508$63,52745$127,207
Health 73$464,093$76,28911$41,531
Solid Waste Management 66$320,683$58,3064$5,742
Sewerage 31$251,018$97,1683$9,463
Parks and Recreation 20$113,376$68,02638$24,169
Housing and Community Development(Local) 8$63,257$94,8860$0
Natural Resources 7$39,894$68,3900$0
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 1,970$12,480,487$76,023285$481,857
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 232$1,354,082$70,0390$0
Other and Unallocable 105$657,990$75,19914$35,300
Totals for Government 3,335$22,516,756$81,020510$852,548

Stamford government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $74,998,000 ($593.08)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $9,652,000 ($76.33)
    Sewerage: $9,317,000 ($73.68)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $217,878,000 ($1722.96)
    Police Protection: $48,666,000 ($384.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $33,086,000 ($261.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,980,000 ($118.46)
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,995,000 ($102.76)
    Health - Other: $11,849,000 ($93.70)
    Regular Highways: $11,078,000 ($87.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,971,000 ($86.76)
    General - Other: $9,307,000 ($73.60)
    General Public Buildings: $7,502,000 ($59.32)
    Sewerage: $7,459,000 ($58.98)
    Financial Administration: $5,112,000 ($40.43)
    Central Staff Services: $4,073,000 ($32.21)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,049,000 ($24.11)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,742,000 ($21.68)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,336,000 ($18.47)
    Parking Facilities: $2,016,000 ($15.94)
    Transit Utilities: $29,000 ($0.23)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $159,811,000 ($1263.77)
    Other Investments - Other: $83,728,000 ($662.11)
    Corporate Bonds: $41,875,000 ($331.14)
    Benefit Payments: $24,736,000 ($195.61)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $5,447,000 ($43.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,944,000 ($126.08)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,015,000 ($15.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $2,466,000 ($19.50)
    Public Welfare Institutions: $75,000 ($0.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $217,000,000 ($1716.01)

Stamford government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $17,681,000 ($139.82)
    Sewerage: $13,565,000 ($107.27)
    Parking Facilities: $6,613,000 ($52.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,201,000 ($25.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,746,000 ($21.72)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $2,181,000 ($17.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $501,000 ($3.96)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $76,000 ($0.60)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $44,343,000 ($350.66)
    Local Employee Contribution: $3,470,000 ($27.44)
    From Parent Local Government: $1,987,000 ($15.71)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $892,000 ($7.05)
    All Other: $273,000 ($2.16)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,886,000 ($54.45)
    Interest Earnings: $5,026,000 ($39.75)
    Special Assessments: $1,039,000 ($8.22)
    Rents: $267,000 ($2.11)
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $47,000 ($0.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $64,883,000 ($513.09)
    Education: $53,491,000 ($423.00)
    General Local Government Support: $4,711,000 ($37.25)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,169,000 ($17.15)
    Sewerage: $1,247,000 ($9.86)
    Highways: $627,000 ($4.96)
    Health and Hospitals: $444,000 ($3.51)
  • Tax - Property: $326,985,000 ($2585.76)
    Other License: $6,112,000 ($48.33)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $4,855,000 ($38.39)

Stamford government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $455,668,000 ($3603.37)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $414,513,000 ($3277.92)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $83,083,000 ($657.01)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,928,000 ($331.56)

Stamford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,024,000 ($371.86)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $154,771,000 ($1223.91)
    Total Federal Securities: $13,240,000 ($104.70)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,027,000 ($284.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,211,000 ($25.39)

4.37% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($105,654 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.37%
Connecticut average:

4.33%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,271 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.06%
Connecticut average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from New Haven County, CT  0.76% ($52,758 average AGI)
from Westchester County, NY  0.46% ($139,328)
from New York County, NY  0.33% ($245,665)


4.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($86,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.61%
Connecticut average:

4.84%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,846 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New Haven County, CT  0.80% ($51,822 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.37% ($103,222)
to Westchester County, NY  0.22% ($98,871)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stamford:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WSTC (1400 AM; 1 kW; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WVIP (1310 AM; 5 kW; MT. KISCO, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stamford:

  • WEDW-FM (88.5 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WKHL (96.7 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • W276AV (103.1 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: GERARD A. TURRO)
  • W211AI (90.1 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WEFX (95.9 FM; NORWALK, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Stamford:

  • W27CD (Channel 27; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W17CD (Channel 17; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Stamford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Stamford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Stamford, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 81 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 272 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stamford)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 177 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Stamford)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 25 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED161$359,609698$376,8212,559$355,23485$256,2826$11,219,167138$282,826
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$359,27878$476,282238$339,22719$124,4212$664,00012$350,167
APPLICATIONS DENIED43$353,023141$340,766953$380,77561$200,5081$700,00088$321,261
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN40$364,675118$375,161531$350,30713$224,0004$12,312,75042$305,595
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$360,14343$358,814160$366,7008$269,3750$014$293,286

Detailed mortgage data for all 25 tracts in Stamford, CT

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 23 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED75$326,80018$358,833
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED26$311,73117$330,118
APPLICATIONS DENIED32$377,5637$295,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$293,2503$286,333
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$361,6670$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 650
  • Hazardous Condition: 1084
  • Service Call: 13
  • Good Intent Call: 20

Incident types - Stamford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Stamford, CT
Most common first names in Stamford, CT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1,01380.9 years
John95874.5 years
Joseph69775.9 years
William57473.6 years
James44972.3 years
Helen43780.3 years
Margaret41581.6 years
Anna40583.1 years
Frank40576.5 years
Robert34871.2 years
Most common last names in Stamford, CT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith19176.0 years
Brown13876.1 years
Williams10972.5 years
Johnson10176.9 years
Davis9970.4 years
Miller8977.2 years
Jones7070.6 years
White6174.9 years
Anderson5976.5 years
Murphy5976.3 years
Businesses in Stamford, CT
NameCountNameCount
A&P1IHOP1
ALDO1J.Crew1
AT&T2Jones New York2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Journeys1
Abercrombie Kids1Justice1
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Aeropostale1LA Fitness1
Aerosoles1La Quinta1
American Eagle Outfitters1LensCrafters1
Ann Taylor1Macy's1
Apple Store1Marriott1
AutoZone1Marshalls1
Bakers1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Banana Republic1Mazda1
Barnes & Noble1McDonald's2
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
Bebe1Motherhood Maternity1
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance5
Blockbuster2Nike15
Brooks Brothers1Old Navy1
Brookstone1Panda Express1
Budget Car Rental1Payless2
Buffalo Wild Wings1Penske1
Burger King1PetSmart1
Burlington Coat Factory1Pottery Barn1
CVS5RadioShack3
Cache1Rite Aid1
Charlotte Russe1SAS Shoes1
Cinnabon 1Saks Fifth Avenue1
Clarks1Sears1
Cold Stone Creamery1Sheraton1
DHL2Sprint Nextel2
Dairy Queen1Staples1
Domino's Pizza2Starbucks6
DressBarn1Stop & Shop2
Dressbarn1Subaru1
Dunkin Donuts10Subway10
Ethan Allen1Super 81
Express1Taco Bell1
FedEx36Talbots1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Target1
Foot Locker1The Athlete's Foot1
Ford1The Limited1
Forever 211The Room Place1
GNC1Toyota1
GameStop2True Value2
Gap1U-Haul4
Goodwill1UPS35
Gymboree1Vans1
H&M1Verizon Wireless3
H&R Block2Victoria's Secret1
Haworth1Volkswagen1
Hilton2Walgreens2
Holiday Inn1YMCA1
Hyundai1

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