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Town of West Fairlee, Vermont

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Welcome to West Fairlee ...

The Town of West Fairlee is located in Orange County.

A typical abbreviation for West Fairlee: W. Fairlee

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of West Fairlee has a population of 675 people<1> (see below for details).

West Fairlee is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: West Fairlee lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for West Fairlee: (802)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of West Fairlee had a population of 652 people. This makes West Fairlee the county's 17th most populous community.

The population of West Fairlee represents 0.1% of the total population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 222nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 652 people, the population of West Fairlee decreased 10.19% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 726 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, West Fairlee had an population of 675 people. This is an increase of 3.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.02% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for West Fairlee.

Communities near West Fairlee ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from West Fairlee and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017
Hanover (NH)   [Map]   11,485   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Haverhill (NH)   [Map]   4,574   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lyme (NH)   [Map]   1,674   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Bradford   [Map]   2,709   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Newbury   [Map]   2,166   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Norwich   [Map]   3,317   S   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for West Fairlee.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Fairlee. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Fairlee. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around West Fairlee.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for West Fairlee:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Fairlee ...

Looking for more information about West Fairlee? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about West Fairlee? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Fairlee, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Fairlee.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) West Fairlee. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Vermont

About Orange County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Fairlee. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for West Fairlee.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Fairlee - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from West Fairlee. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Fairlee) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for West Fairlee. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of West Fairlee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Fairlee. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9431, Longitude: -72.2262     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Fairlee have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for West Fairlee.


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