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Welcome to Fairfield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fairfield has a population of 145 people<2> (see below for details).
Fairfield was established in 1855 and was incorporated in 2004.
The town of Fairfield was previously named Frogtown. Going back to its beginning, The community of Fairfield was originally named Frogtown. For more information about the names of Fairfield, see The Names of Fairfield on our Genealogy Page.
Fairfield is 4,870 feet [1,484 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Fairfield is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Fairfield lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Fairfield: (801) & (385)<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fairfield had an population of 145 people. This is an increase of 21.85% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.32% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fairfield had a population of 119 people. This makes Fairfield the county's 24th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 119 people, the population of Fairfield decreased 14.39% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 139 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fairfield.
Adding Fairfield to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Fairfield in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Fairfield elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Fairfield mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fairfield on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Fairfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Utah communities named Fairfield: This one is located in Utah County and the other is located in Salt Lake County.
Beyond Utah, there are 91 communities that are also named Fairfield - they are located in Alabama (4), 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), 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Fairfield, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with 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 Utah County: www.co.utah.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2021