Fairfield Information

Fairfield Information

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

General Fairfield Information

State: Iowa

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Batavia, IA, Richland, IA, Libertyville, IA, Lockridge, IA, Stockport, IA, Packwood, IA, Eldon, IA, Birmingham, IA, Kirkville, IA

Fairfield Population (census data)
Total 9,163 (-4.3% since 2000)
Male 4,408 (48.1%)
Female 4,755 (51.9%)

Population Density: 1,597 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.3 (US Avg is 100)

Fairfield Elevation: 778 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1875

Land Area: 5.74 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,434

Zip Codes: 52556, and 52557.

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Fairfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Black (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (19.5%)
  • English (13.6%)
  • Irish (11.3%)
  • United States (8.2%)
  • Italian (3.3%)
  • Swedish (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 514 people (5.6%)
  • Europe (45.5%)
  • Asia (29.5%)
  • North America (25.0%)

Fairfield School Information

High Schools
Fairfield High School (605 E Broadway, Fairfield, IA, 52556 - Fairfield Community School District District)
Middle Schools
Fairfield Middle School (404 W Fillmore, Fairfield, IA, 52556 - Fairfield Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
Lincoln Elementary School (401 W Stone, Fairfield, IA, 52556 - Fairfield Community School District District)
Pence Elementary School (1000 South 6th Street, Fairfield, IA, 52556 - Fairfield Community School District District)
Washington Elementary School (406 E Madison, Fairfield, IA, 52556 - Fairfield Community School District District)

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