Town Hall: Independence Hall, 725 Old Post Road, Fairfield CT 06430
Main Phone: (203) 256-3000
Geography & History
Fairfield CT is among the oldest communities in the state dating to 1639 and now covers an area of approximately 30 square miles. Today, Fairfield is a thriving community of over 53,000 residents. Its population is extremely diverse, reflecting the different geographic and ethnic backgrounds of its people. Yet, despite the many changes of the last few years, it is possible today to still examine the history of the people who have lived within Fairfield's bounds during the last 400 years. Through the objects and records they have left behind, we can begin to understand how Fairfield was transformed into the town we know and love today.
Population & Demographics
Fairfield, Connecticut is home to more than 58,000 residents. There were 20,856 households in Fairfield in 2004 with a median age of 39 and a median household income of nearly $91,000. The median home sale price (2003) was $416,150.
Parks & Recreation
Fairfield CT is home to one public and three private golf courses. D. Fairchild Wheeler is the 18-hole municipal course and Brooklawn Country Club, The Patterson Club, and the Country Club of Fairfield are private member clubs.
Economic & Business Climate
Fairfield has a healthy climate of economic development with a range of commercial developments.
Top Taxpayers - Fairfield CT
The following are the top taxpayers on the Fairfield, CT Grand List
General Electric Company
Aquarion Water Company of CT
Top Employers - Fairfield CT
The following are the top employers within Fairfield, CT
Sacred Heart University
Fairfield Town & Schools
HEIM/Bearings Division RBC Inc