Top Debt Collectors
Out of 198 debt collectors in Fairfield County, the top 5 (2.5%) are responsible for 7,521 (70.2%) of 10,718 lawsuits.
Debt Collection Lawsuits By Year
June typically has the most debt collection lawsuits filed each year, with an average of 436 filings, accounting for 11.0% of the filings for the year. Since the pandemic started, the average debt collection lawsuits in a given month have increased by 41.0% compared to pre-pandemic filings.
Geography of Debt Collection Lawsuits
Fairfield County is split into 209 tracts. On the map you can see the number of lawsuits corresponding to each Census Tract.
Overview of Lawsuits by Census Tract
The table to the right shows data for the 209 census tracts in Fairfield County. Use the search below to find a specific tract.
|Name||Lawsuits||Lawsuits Trend||Default Judgments|
Census Tract 804
Census Tract 731
Census Tract 729
Census Tract 728
Census Tract 723
Census Tract 737
Census Tract 438
Census Tract 801
Census Tract 744
Census Tract 721
Debt Collection Lawsuits by Neighborhood Demographics
Census tracts have been categorized by ther racial/ethnic majority, based on data from the American Community Survey.
Neighborhoods by Racial Majority
White: 78.9% of neighborhoods, 61.2% of lawsuits
No Majority: 9.6% of neighborhoods, 18.8% of lawsuits
Latinx: 10.0% of neighborhoods, 15.1% of lawsuits
Black: 1.4% of neighborhoods, 4.9% of lawsuits
Difference from Proportionate Filings Based on Neighborhood Racial Majority Proportions