|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Derby is 12,274. Derby, Connecticut is the 2,725th largest city in the US.
Derby is located entirely in New Haven County.
The peak population of Derby was in 2010, when its population was 12,902. In 2010, Derby was the 2,458th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,725th largest city in the US. Derby is currently 4.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
Derby has shrunk 1.0% since the year 2000. Derby, Connecticut's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Derby has a population density of 2,552.3 people per square mile.
|2719||Box Elder, South Dakota||12,310||259.1%|
|2720||Castle Pines, Colorado||12,298|
|2722||El Campo, Texas||12,290||10.5%|
|2723||Garden City, Idaho||12,288||14.8%|
|2724||Haverstraw, New York||12,286||21.5%|
|2730||San Marino, California||12,254||-5.4%|
The total voting age population of Derby, Connecticut, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 9,443. The voting age population is 43.5% male and 56.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.0% of the residents of Derby are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Derby are 78.5% White, 8.9% Black, 4.7% Other, 4.0% Asian, 3.8% Two or more races and 0.2% American Indian. Additionally, 22.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Derby, 13.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.8%. On a per-household basis, 9.4% of families are below the poverty line in Derby.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.7% of Derby residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.2% of Derby residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.2% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Derby residents aged 5 and older, 25.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 12.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 4.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Derby is 10.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Derby, 14.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Derby is $56,357.
In Derby, 57.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.7% of housing units in Derby.
Of all the housing units in Derby, 26.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Derby, 7.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 420 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Derby is $1,087.
In Derby, 75.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.