Fairfield Information

Fairfield Information

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

General Fairfield Information

State: Illinois

County: Wayne County

Close cities: Jeffersonville, IL, Golden Gate, IL, Sims, IL, Johnsonville, IL, Cisne, IL, Geff, IL, Springerton, IL, Mount Erie, IL, Mill Shoals, IL, Wayne City, IL

Fairfield Population (census data)
Total 5,190 (-5.4% since 2000)
Male 2,339 (45.1%)
Female 2,851 (54.9%)

Population Density: 1,435 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 73.2 (US Avg is 100)

Fairfield Elevation: 441 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1884

Land Area: 3.62 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,499

Zip Codes: 62837.

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Fairfield Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (20.1%)
  • German (14.4%)
  • English (14.2%)
  • Irish (8.1%)
  • French (2.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.6%)
Foriegn Born: 123 people (2.4%)
  • Asia (54.5%)
  • Europe (22.7%)
  • Latin America (22.7%)

Fairfield School Information

High Schools
Fairfield Community High School (300 W King Street, Fairfield, IL, 62837 - Fairfield Community High School District 225 District)
Elementary Schools
Center Street Elementary School (200 W Center Street, Fairfield, IL, 62837 - Fairfield PSD 112 District)
Jasper Elementary School (RR 3 Box 473, Fairfield, IL, 62837 - Jasper Community Consolidated School District 17 District)
New Hope Elementary School (RR 4 Box 243, Fairfield, IL, 62837 - New Hope Community Consolidated School District 6 District)
North Side Elementary School (806 N 1st Street, Fairfield, IL, 62837 - Fairfield PSD 112 District)

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