Fairfield Information

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

General Fairfield Information

State: Connecticut

County: Fairfield County

Close cities: Georgetown, CT, Stratford, CT, Wilton, CT, Southport, CT, Milford, CT, Weston, CT, Trumbull, CT, Bridgeport, CT, Westport, CT, Norwalk, CT, Easton, CT

Fairfield Population (census data)
Total 57,548 (+0.3% since 2000)
Male 27,348 (47.5%)
Female 30,200 (52.5%)

Population Density: 1,916 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 150.0 (US Avg is 100)

Fairfield Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 30.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $102,700

Zip Codes: 06828, 06824, and 06825.

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Fairfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (93.6%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (24.2%)
  • Italian (19.7%)
  • English (12.3%)
  • German (11.6%)
  • Polish (6.8%)
  • Hungarian (5.4%)
Foriegn Born: 5,169 people (9.0%)
  • Europe (62.2%)
  • Asia (24.4%)
  • Latin America (13.4%)

Local Fairfield Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NFL Football: New York Giants, New York Jets
NBA Basketball: New Jersey Nets, New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders

Fairfield School Information

High Schools
Fairfield Ludlowe High School (785 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Fairfield Warde High School (755 Melville Avenue, Fairfield, CT, 06430 - Fairfield School District District)
Middle Schools
Fairfield Woods Middle School (1115 Fairfield Woods Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Roger Ludlowe Middle School (689 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Tomlinson Middle School (200 Unquowa Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Elementary Schools
Burr Elementary School (1960 Burr Street, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Dwight Elementary School (1600 Redding Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Fairfield Early Childhood Center (755 Melville Avenue, Fairfield, CT, 06825 - Fairfield School District District)
Holland Hill School (200 Meadowcroft Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Jennings School (31 Palm Drive, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
McKinley School (60 Thompson Street, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Mill Hill School (635 Mill Hill Terrace, Fairfield, CT, 06890 - Fairfield School District District)
North Stratfield School (190 Putting Green Road, Fairfield, CT, 06825 - Fairfield School District District)
Osborn Hill School (760 Stillson Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Riverfield School (1625 Mill Plain Road, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Sherman School (250 Fern Street, Fairfield, CT, 06824 - Fairfield School District District)
Stratfield School (1407 Melville Avenue, Fairfield, CT, 06825 - Fairfield School District District)

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