Fairfield in Fairfield county, Connecticut

Fairfield

Fairfield is an ideal community for elegant living with its unique neighborhoods, a vibrant downtown, pristine beaches and numerous leisure activities.

The Metro North Railroad, Interstate 95 and the Merritt Parkway are all easily accessible and make it convenient to travel to nearby metropolitan areas like Westchester County, New York City, Stamford and Hartford.

For sun worshippers and water sport enthusiasts Fairfield's eight-mile coast on Long Island Sound is a summer playground.

Lovely landscaped parks offer walking, hiking, picnicking, bicycling and nature study overlooking the Mill River. For residents who enjoy freshwater swimming there's Lake Mohegan. During the winter, ice skaters glide across Sturges Pond, Owen Fish Park and Gould Manor Park.

}Fairchild-Wheeler Golf Course, Black Course is an 18-hole regulation length golf course.

Connecticut Yankee Balloons offers hot-air balloon flights over the Litchfield Hills, central Connecticut and the Housatonic and Naugatuck River valleys, weather permitting.

There are many independent and parochial schools and colleges including Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University. These colleges offer arts and athletic programs for the community to enjoy, including theater, lectures and Division I intercollegiate sports.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$528K
0.0 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$713K
6.2 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
133
14.7 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$559K
135.6 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$576K
60.9 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
147
1.4 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.66 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 1,999.7
Household Size (people) 2.69
Households w/ Children 38.67 %
Annual Residential Turnover 10.14 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,057
One Bedroom $1,310
Two Bedroom $1,667
Three Bedroom $2,104
Four Bedroom $2,487

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 59,796
Households: 20,604
Median Age: 41.31

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $120,253)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

DISCOVERY INTERDISTRICT MAGNET SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-7
1571 STRATFIELD RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

MCKINLEY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
60 THOMPSON ST
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

SHERMAN SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
250 FERN ST
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

RIVERFIELD SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
1625 MILL PLAIN RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

JENNINGS SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
31 PALM DR
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

STRATFIELD SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
1407 MELVILLE AVE
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

DWIGHT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
1600 REDDING RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

HOLLAND HILL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
105 MEADOWCROFT RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

BURR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
1960 BURR ST
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

OSBORN HILL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
760 STILLSON RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

NORTH STRATFIELD SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
190 PUTTING GREEN RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

MILL HILL SCHOOL
Grades: K-5
635 MILL HILL TER
SOUTHPORT, CT 06890

FAIRFIELD EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
755 MELVILLE AVE
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

Public Middle

School

FAIRFIELD WOODS MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
1115 FAIRFIELD WOODS RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

TOMLINSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
200 UNQUOWA RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

ROGER LUDLOWE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 6-8
689 UNQUOWA RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

Public High

School

FAIRFIELD LUDLOWE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
785 UNQUOWA RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

FAIRFIELD WARDE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
755 MELVILLE AVE
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

Private/Catholic

School

NOTRE DAME CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
220 JEFFERSON ST
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

FAIRFIELD COLLEGE PREPARATORY
Grades: 9-12
1073 N BENSON RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

ST CATHERINE ACADEMY
Grades: UNGRADE-UNGRADE
760 TAHMORE DR
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

EAGLE HILL - SOUTHPORT
Grades: K-5
214 MAIN ST
SOUTHPORT, CT 06890

ST THOMAS AQUINAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
1719 POST RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

THE UNQUOWA SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
981 STRATFIELD RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

HILLEL ACADEMY
Grades: PRESCHOOL-7
1571 STRATFIELD RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

GREAT BEGINNINGS MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-6
148 BEACH RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

HOLY FAMILY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
140 EDISON AVE
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

GIANT STEPS CONNECTICUT
Grades: PRESCHOOL-12
309 BARBERRY RD
SOUTHPORT, CT 06890

OUR LADY OF THE ASSUMPTION/HOLY FAMILY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
605 STRATFIELD RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06825

FAIRFIELD COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-9
2970 BRONSON RD
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

HUNT RIDGE MONTESSORI SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-1
834 BROOKSIDE DR
FAIRFIELD, CT 06824

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Commuting to and from Fairfield

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Featured Listings

1215 Stratfield Road, Fairfield, CT 06825
$236,500

1215 Stratfield Road,
Fairfield, CT 06825

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
536 Old Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
$1,699,000

536 Old Post Road,
Fairfield, CT 06824

5 bedrooms, 5 baths, 1 half bath
177 Federal Street, Fairfield, CT 06825
$600,000

177 Federal Street,
Fairfield, CT 06825

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
177A Federal Street, Fairfield, CT 06825
$600,000

177A Federal Street,
Fairfield, CT 06825

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
161 Fairfield Woods Road, Fairfield, CT 06825
$254,900

161 Fairfield Woods Road,
Fairfield, CT 06825

2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1781 Cross Highway, Fairfield, CT 06824
$700,000

1781 Cross Highway,
Fairfield, CT 06824

4 bedrooms, 3 baths
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Upcoming Open Houses

430 Verna Hill Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
$999,000 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Melanie Smith

66 Ponuncamo Road, Fairfield, CT 06825
$639,000 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Carol McCullough

177A Federal Street, Fairfield, CT 06825
$600,000 | Condominium | 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Jim Stobie

177 Federal Street, Fairfield, CT 06825
$600,000 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Jim Stobie

430 Verna Hill Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
$999,000 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Melanie Smith

205 Aran Hill Road, Fairfield, CT 06824
$799,900 | Single Family | 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Carol McCullough

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