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Welcome to Fairfield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fairfield has a population of 10,568 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Fairfield.
Fairfield is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Fairfield lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Fairfield is located in the (205) area code.
The ZIP code for Fairfield: 35064<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fairfield had an population of 10,568 people. This is a decrease of 4.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 14.64% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fairfield had a population of 11,117 people. This makes Fairfield the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Fairfield represents 0.23% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 58th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,117 people, the population of Fairfield decreased 10.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 12,381 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fairfield.
Communities Also Named Fairfield ...
While we believe that this Fairfield is located in Jefferson County, we know of another 3 Alabama communities named Fairfield. Those communities are located in the following counties: Covington, Jackson and Lawrence County.
Beyond Alabama, there are 91 communities that are also named Fairfield - they are located in Arkansas (2), British Columbia (2), California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maine, Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Jersey (2), New Mexico, New York (2), North Carolina (4), North Dakota, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (6), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina, Tennessee (6), Texas (2), Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fairfield.
Communities near Fairfield ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fairfield.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fairfield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fairfield.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fairfield. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Fairfield.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fairfield. See our Newspapers Page for Fairfield.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairfield ...
Looking for more information about Fairfield? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Fairfield, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fairfield.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fairfield. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021