Fairfield

Welcome to Fairfield

A tapestry of beaches, education, and euphoric living experiences


Immerse yourself in the luxurious embrace of Fairfield, a town that effortlessly blends coastal charm with intellectual allure. Walk through streets that breathe history and vibrancy, leading you through a network of exquisite beaches, each telling its own tale of coastal magnificence. The shimmering sands and soothing tides of five beautiful beaches provide a splendid backdrop to life’s beautiful moments in this illustrious town.
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Education lights up the paths of Fairfield with the glowing presence of two esteemed universities: Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University. These pillars of learning not only bolster the town’s academic ambiance but also enrich the local community with intellectual vibrancy. Moreover, the town has a great public school system complemented by wonderful private schools.


What to Love

  • Fabulous restaurants, theatres, and shopping experiences await
  • A mosaic of charming areas, each with a unique allure
  • Quick, convenient commutes to NYC and further down the county
  • A vibrant downtown, teeming with walkable paths and lively energy


Local Lifestyle

Life in Fairfield reverberates with a warm and vibrant energy that is palpable in every corner. The walkability of the town encourages a lifestyle where each step brings you closer to its charismatic offerings. The downtown is not just a location but a lively canvas where the colors of community, culture, and comfort blend to create an enchanting picture of town life. It is a space where interactions are woven with the threads of friendliness, appreciation for the surroundings, and a shared sense of belonging.


Dining and Entertainment

In the heart of Fairfield’s vibrant cultural scene is the Fairfield Theater Company, an epicenter of brilliant performances and creative expressions. Another feather in Fairfield’s cap is Colony Pizza, not just a place to savor delicious slices but also a venue that brings the community together.
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Artistic expressions flourish at the SHU Community Theater, a venue where creativity finds a beautiful canvas. For those who find joy in culinary explorations, The Pantry unfurls a world where flavors dance with passion and creativity. Playful spirits find their haven in the delightful ambiance of Sandcastle Playground, where imagination takes flight amidst fun and laughter. Lastly, let the doors of the Fairfield Public Library open a universe of knowledge, creativity, and community engagement.


Things to Do

Unleash your inner athlete and be a part of the exhilarating Bigelow Tea Challenge. This extraordinary event brings together the very heart of community unity, the thrill of fierce competition, and the sheer joy of shared enjoyment, all of which paint a vivid tapestry across the vibrant canvas of Fairfield.


Schools

  • Elementary
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    • Burr Elementary School

    • Dwight Elementary School

    • Holland Hill Elementary School

    • Jennings Elementary School

    • McKinley Elementary School

    • Mill Hill Elementary School

    • North Stratfield Elementary School

    • Osborn Hill Elementary School

    • Riverfield Elementary School

    • Sherman Elementary School

    • Stratfield Elementary School

  • Middle

    • Fairfield Woods Middle School

    • Roger Ludlowe Middle School

    • Tomlinson Middle School

  • High
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    • Fairfield Ludlowe High

    • Fairifeld Warde High

    • Walter Fitzgerald Campus


FAIRFIELD CT TOWN HALL WEBSITE: https://www.fairfieldct.org/



Town Information

Total Population61,512
Median Income$149,641
Education (Bachelor's Degree or Higher)68.9%
Area (Square miles)31.38
for more information: United Census Bureau

Schools

Elementary Schools
  • Burr Elementary
  • Dwight Elementary
  • Holland Hill Elementary
  • Jennings Elementary
  • McKinley Elementary
  • Mill Hill Elementary
  • North Stratfield Elementary
  • Osborn Hill Elementary
  • Riverfield Elementary
  • Sherman Elementary
  • Stratfield Elementary
  • Eartly Childhood Center
Middle Schools
  • Fairfield Woods Middle
  • Roger Ludlowe Middle
  • Tomlinson Middle
High Schools
  • Fairfield Ludlowe High
  • Fairifeld Warde High
  • Walter Fitzgerald Campus
Private Schools

Pediatricians

Pediatric Healthcare Associates50 Unquowa Place
Rockwell Pediatrics2355 Black Rock Turnpike
Global Pediatrics1305 Post Rd Suite 103
Black Rock Pediatrics1817 Black Rock Turnpike

Important Town Locators

Old Town Hall611 Old Post Road
Sullivan Independence Hall725 Old Post Road
Board of Education Building501 Kings Highway East
Bigelow Center for Senior ActivitiesMona Terrace
Eunice Postol Recreation CenterMill Plain Road
Fire Station140 Reef Road
Main Library1080 Old Post Road
Police Station100 Reef Road

for more information: Town of Fairfield Connecticut

 

Things to Do

Natural Attractions / Other Special Locations

Fairfield University
Sacred Heart University
Beaches
  • Jennings
  • Lake Mohegan
  • Penfield
  • South Pine Creek
  • Southport
  • Sasco
Fairfield Museum and History Center

Fairfield History

Rock Climb Fairfield

Rock Climb Fairfield

H. Smith Richardson Golf Course

HSR Golf

Par 3

HSR Golf

Adventure Park at the Discovery Museum

My Adventure Park

Beardsley Zoo

Beardsley Zoo

Gyms
Fairfield University
Sacred Heart University
Beaches
  • Jennings
  • Lake Mohegan
  • Penfield
  • South Pine Creek
  • Southport
  • Sasco
Fairfield Museum and History Center

Fairfield History

Rock Climb Fairfield

Rock Climb Fairfield

H. Smith Richardson Golf Course

HSR Golf

Par 3

HSR Golf

Adventure Park at the Discovery Museum

My Adventure Park

Beardsley Zoo

Beardsley Zoo

Gyms
Fairfield University
Sacred Heart University
Beaches
  • Jennings
  • Lake Mohegan
  • Penfield
  • South Pine Creek
  • Southport
  • Sasco
Fairfield Museum and History Center

Fairfield History

Rock Climb Fairfield

Rock Climb Fairfield

H. Smith Richardson Golf Course

HSR Golf

Par 3

HSR Golf

Adventure Park at the Discovery Museum

My Adventure Park

Beardsley Zoo

Beardsley Zoo

Gyms

Overview for Fairfield, CT

61,954 people live in Fairfield, where the median age is 42.2 and the average individual income is $68,799.55. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

61,954

Total Population

42.2 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$68,799.55

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Fairfield, CT

Fairfield has 21,176 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Fairfield do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 61,954 people call Fairfield home. The population density is 2,071.85 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

61,954

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

42.2

Median Age

48.38 / 51.62%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
21,176

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$68,799.55

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Property Listings

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