Derby Information

Derby Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Derby, CT

General Derby Information

State: Connecticut

County: New Haven County

Close cities: Milford, CT, Ansonia, CT, Orange, CT, Oxford, CT, Beacon Falls, CT, Bethany, CT, Woodbridge, CT, Monroe, CT, West Haven, CT, Shelton, CT, Seymour, CT

Derby Population (census data)
Total 12,434 (+0.4% since 2000)
Male 6,004 (48.3%)
Female 6,430 (51.7%)

Population Density: 2,496 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 136.0 (US Avg is 100)

Derby Elevation: 200 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1775

Land Area: 4.98 square miles

Median Household Income: $56,034

Zip Codes: 06418.

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Derby Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.6%)
  • Hispanic (7.7%)
  • Black (3.6%)
  • Other race (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (33.4%)
  • Polish (18.0%)
  • Irish (16.9%)
  • German (7.7%)
  • English (7.4%)
  • French (3.5%)
Foriegn Born: 1,512 people (12.2%)
  • Europe (61.7%)
  • Latin America (22.6%)
  • Asia (15.7%)

Local Derby Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, New York Mets
NBA Basketball: New York Knicks,
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders, Boston Bruins

Derby School Information

High Schools
Derby High School (8 Nutmeg Avenue, Derby, CT, 06418 - Derby School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Bradley School (155 David Humphreys Road, Derby, CT, 06418 - Derby School District District)
Irving School (9 Garden Place, Derby, CT, 06418 - Derby School District District)

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