Darien is a rich town in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. It is a small community on Connecticut's "Gold Coast". There were 20,732 people at the 2010 census. Darien was #9 on CNN Money's list of "top-earning towns" in the United States as of 2011.
|Town of Darien|
Boston Post Road in Darien's retail district
|• Type||Representative town meeting|
|• First selectman||Jayme J. Stevenson (R)|
|• Selectmen||Susan J. Marks (R)|
Charles "Kip" Koons (R)
Marc Thorne (D)
Pamela Sparkman (D)
|• Total||23.4 sq mi (60.6 km2)|
|• Land||12.9 sq mi (33.4 km2)|
|• Water||10.6 sq mi (27.4 km2)|
|Elevation||52 ft (16 m)|
|• Density||890/sq mi (340/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (Eastern)|
|GNIS feature ID||0213416|
- "Darien News Election Results". Darien News.
- "Race, Hispanic or Latino, Age, and Housing Occupancy: 2010 Census Redistricting Data (Public Law 94-171) Summary File (QT-PL), Darien town, Connecticut". U.S. Census Bureau, American FactFinder 2. Retrieved August 8, 2011.
- "Top-earning towns". CNN.