Bethel is located in west Connecticut. Bethel is part of Fairfield County. Bethel has 4.09 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010, the total Bethel population is 9,549, which has grown 4.51% since 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 4.95% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Bethel median household income is $66,402 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 15.93% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 18.72% and is lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Bethel median house value is $312,200 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 85.94% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 73.04% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Bethel is better than the state average in quality. The Bethel area code is 203.
Bethel, CT Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data