Ridgefield is located in southwest Connecticut. Ridgefield is part of Fairfield County. Ridgefield has 6.40 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ridgefield population is 7,599, which has grown 5.37% since 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 5.48% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ridgefield median household income is $116,019 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.92% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 29.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ridgefield median house value is $661,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.11% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 64.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. 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 Ridgefield is much better than the state average in quality. The Ridgefield area code is 203.