Welcome to Fairfield

Fairfield connecticut

Fairfield  brings some of commuters’ most desired traits together, for a town that’s among the best places to live in the country. From its high performing schools to its robust local economy, relatively low cost of living, nearly non-existent crime rate and quick commute, Fairfield has become one of the most popular, most sought-after suburbs among affluent NYC-dwellers. In 2012, CNNMoney and Forbes both ranked Fairfield among their top 100 places to live, citing access, quality of life and strong educational system among the many reasons to call this town home.

Quick Facts

Population

59,404

Female

31,171

Male

28,233

  • White
    52,278
    88.0%
  • Hispanic
    2,999
    5.0%
  • Asian alone
    2,177
    3.7%
  • Black
    1,015
    1.7%
Median Home Price

$ 496,793

Average Income

$115,348

Median resident age

40.0 years

Fairfield Schools

SchoolGradesSchool LevelState Ranking/# of SchoolsStudent/Teacher Ratio
Assumption Catholic School3PK-8Private–: –/–13
Burr Elementary SchoolPK-5Elementary2018: 59/53211
Dwight Elementary SchoolPK-5Elementary2018: 24/53212.4
Early Childhood CenterPK-PKElementary–: –/–18.6
Fairfield College Preparatory9-12Private–: –/–17.7
Fairfield Country Day SchoolPK-9Private–: –/–6.9
Fairfield Ludlowe High School9-12High2018: 10/12112.1
Fairfield Warde High School9-12High2018: 38/12112.4
Fairfield Woods Middle School6-8Middle2018: 22/24911.5
Great Beginnings Montessori SchoolPK-4Private–: –/–5.5
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