FAIRFIELD

One of the most desired luxury communities in the U.S.

Welcome to Fairfield

An idyllic blend of history and stunning natural beauty.
 
Fairfield, Connecticut, is one of the most desired luxury communities in the U.S. It offers an idyllic blend of history, architecture, and stunning natural beauty. Steeped in tradition, Fairfield has a rich history dating back to Colonial times.

The architecture of Fairfield is legendary. It features a variety of styles, ranging from grand Georgian and Colonial Revival mansions to modern homes. Many original homes have been preserved and restored, making Fairfield a great place for history aficionados. This beautiful town is located in the state's southwestern corner and has a rich history and stunning architecture. Fairfield is the perfect place for those who want to experience a mix of small-town living and big-city amenities.

Fairfield was founded in 1639 and has had a long and interesting history. The town was central to many important historical events, including the early development of lighthouses, the Underground Railroad, and the Revolutionary War.

Fairfield should be at the top of your list if you want a luxury lifestyle, with its historical significance, stunning natural beauty, and vibrant downtown. Whether you want a quiet retreat or an active lifestyle, Fairfield has it all.
 

What to Love

  • Home to some of the area’s most stunning beaches
  • Easy access to Manhattan and the Long Island Sound
  • Stunning architecture and natural beauty

Local Lifestyle

Fairfield has no shortage of things to do and appreciate, from the beautiful architecture and history to the stunning beaches and bustling downtown. The downtown area of Fairfield is alive and vibrant. It has an eclectic selection of restaurants, boutique shops, and art galleries. Enjoy local flavors at one of the many outdoor cafes, or take a stroll down the quaint cobblestone streets of this vibrant town.

Nature lovers will be delighted to find miles of hiking trails and other outdoor activities. Fairfield has it all, whether you're looking for a quiet respite or an active lifestyle.
 

Dining, Entertainment, & Shopping

Morning coffee and choice pastries are best served at Martel Bistro & Bar, where you can find Fairfield residents morning, noon, or night. It is a French-inspired bistro with classics like beef bourguignon and truffle macaroni and cheese. More often than not, a day of relaxing by the water will end in luxury at Sonia's Gourmet Kitchen, one of the region's most charming restaurants. The pasta and pizza dough are made from scratch, in-house. Be sure to save room for the banana cake. It, along with all other desserts, is also made fresh daily. Malibu has a vibrant atmosphere with a full bar and coastal inspirations. The outdoor patio above Post Road is a refreshing place to dine al fresco with upscale street tacos and classic margaritas.

Of course, you may choose a night out with more excitement. Catch a local show at The Warehouse, a theatre artfully designed to accommodate a wide variety of programming. You will find everything from comedy to live music, cabaret, and theatre productions on their stage.
 

Things to Do

Fairfield also boasts a few beaches in the area. Anglers enjoy South Benson Marina and Penfield Reef, where there is plenty of beauty to appreciate while casting a line. South Benson also provides dock slips for your boat.

If you enjoy golf and the finer things, do them while overlooking the ocean. The course at the Country Club of Fairfield was designed by Seth Raynor and mimicked some of the best holes in the British Isles. The clubhouse features a large veranda overlooking the course and a patio on the beach with views of the ocean.

International talent often finds itself at the local Fairfield Comedy Club, an upscale comedy club quintessential to the town’s luxurious yet laid-back lifestyle. It is the newest place to see comedy and hear NYC’s rising stars.
 

Schools

Fairfield is home to world-renowned academic institutions. The area’s most notable institutions include:
 

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Overview for FAIRFIELD, CT

61,737 people live in FAIRFIELD, where the median age is 40.4 and the average individual income is $71,996. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

61,737

Total Population

40.4 years

Median Age

High

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

$71,996

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for FAIRFIELD, CT

FAIRFIELD has 21,086 households, with an average household size of 2.71. 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. 61,737 people call FAIRFIELD home. The population density is 2,064.59 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

61,737

Total Population

High

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

40.4

Median Age

48.21 / 51.79%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
21,086

Total Households

2.71

Average Household Size

$71,996

Average individual Income

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Commute Time

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15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in FAIRFIELD, CT

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The following schools are within or nearby FAIRFIELD. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
The Southport School
PRIVATE
1st - 8th
No rating available
Great Beginnings Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 4th
No rating available
St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Giant Steps Connecticut
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Roger Ludlowe Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Fairfield Ludlowe High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Tomlinson Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Fairfield College Preparatory
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Notre Dame Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Hunt Ridge Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Fairfield Country Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 9th
No rating available
St Catherine Academy
PRIVATE
Undergrad - Undergrad
No rating available
Fusion Academy Ff: Fairfield
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Dwight Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Burr Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Fairfield Warde High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Fairfield Woods Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
North Stratfield School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5

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