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Fairfield is a town in Somerset County.

The latitude of Fairfield is 44.588N. The longitude is -69.599W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 207 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 6,573.


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Median household income
Local
$36,462
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Fairfield demographic reports
Fairfield is on the Kennebec River
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 6. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 0.9 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Chocolate Festival - Feb. 10, 2007
Dates often change. Check Fairfield web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: History House - Fairfield Historical Society, L. C. Bates Museum
Colleges and universities: Kennebec Valley Technical College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

4% of Fairfield residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fairfield ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fairfield was $16,335, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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13% of Fairfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Fairfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $379.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $832.


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Libraries in Fairfield include Fairfield - Lawrence Public Library ... View libraries

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The average commute time for Fairfield workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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