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Fort Fairfield is a town in Aroostook County.

The community was named after Gov. John Fairfield

The latitude of Fort Fairfield is 46.772N. The longitude is -67.834W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 443 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 3,579.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$28,563
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Fort Fairfield demographic reports
Fort Fairfield is near the Canada border
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 7. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Potato Blossom Festival - July 17-22, 2007
  • County Bluegrass Festival - July 28, 2007
  • County Gospel Festival - July 14, 2007
Dates often change. Check Fort Fairfield web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Fort Fairfield Blockhouse, Fort Fairfield Railroad Museum
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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6% of Fort Fairfield residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fort Fairfield ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fort Fairfield was $14,757, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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21% of Fort Fairfield residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Fort Fairfield, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $261.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $651.


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The average commute time for Fort Fairfield workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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