Fairfield County Community Wellbeing Index

  • Connecticut data on income inequality Fairfield County

    Fairfield County income inequality worst in nation

    [excerpt] NORWALK: Fairfield County may be associated with affluence, but with pockets of poverty scattered throughout, the issues affecting the nation are no less an issue in Connecticut, according to a new study of the area. The region's income inequality ranks first in the 100 largest U.S. metro areas when comparing incomes of top and bottom earners.

    January 30, 2017

  • New report details access to economic opportunity, education, health, and civic life in Fairfield County

    NORWALK, CT -- Examining regional demographics, economic opportunity, education, health, quality of life, and happiness, Fairfield County Community Wellbeing Index 2016 was released by DataHaven, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation and a team of leaders from regional hospitals, foundations, government agencies, and community organizations.  

    December 03, 2016

  • Fairfield County Community Wellbeing Index 2016 (PDF)

    The Fairfield County Community Wellbeing Index 2016 report document may be downloaded by clicking on the Document link below. Please see the main report page for details, including newer editions of this publication (e.g., from 2019, 2023).

    September 30, 2016