Stamford, Connecticut located in Fairfield County is boasts a population just over 122,000 according to the 2010 census. It is great for those commuting to the city as it is about a 45 minute drive and there is a very accesible train station. Stamford is known for its many restaurants and shopping areas for those that visit. Part of Stamford borders the water in an area known as Harbor Point, with incredible views especially at sunset. Stamford, Connecticut combines city and suburban living in a great and comfortable way.