Fairfield Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Fairfield Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
44,907

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.6%
5 - 17:
15.1%
18 - 24:
8.9%
25 - 34:
13.4%
35 - 54:
24.0%
55 - 64:
14.6%
Over 65 Years:
17.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
3.6%
3.6%
92.0%
92.0%
30.6%
30.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Fairfield
USA
$32,551
$32,551
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Fairfield
USA
$63,655
$63,655
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.2%

Employment Industries in Fairfield

 
Healthcare
Manufacturing
Retail
Accommodation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Construction
Finance
Education
Transportation
Administration
Wholesale
Other
17.8%
17.8%
15.1%
15.1%
13.9%
13.9%
7.5%
7.5%
7.4%
7.4%
6.8%
6.8%
6.8%
6.8%
4.9%
4.9%
4.9%
4.9%
3.3%
3.3%
3.1%
3.1%
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
American Indian and Alaska Native
68.3%
68.3%
14.8%
14.8%
7.5%
7.5%
4.8%
4.8%
4.5%
4.5%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
African
Italian
French
European
Scottish
Polish
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Norwegian
British
Czech
Nigerian
Welsh
Ghanian
Greek
Hungarian
Scandinavian
22.5%
22.5%
9.1%
9.1%
7.6%
7.6%
4.6%
4.6%
4.1%
4.1%
1.6%
1.6%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
French
Chinese
African languages
Langs. of India
Arabic
Vietnamese
German/Yiddish
West Germanic languages
Native American languages
Tagalog
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
Persian
Slavic languages
Portuguese
Italian
Hungarian
Navajo
Pacific Island languages
84.4%
84.4%
5.6%
5.6%
2.0%
2.0%
1.8%
1.8%
1.5%
1.5%
0.9%
0.9%
0.4%
0.4%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Fairfield Residents:
11.9%