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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.

The location of West Fairlee has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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<2> (see below for details).

West Fairlee is 730 feet [223 m] above sea level.<3>.

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 (that had 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 ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from West Fairlee and not the distance if driven.<4>.

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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Fairlee. If available, we provide a satellite 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 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.

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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>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. 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, 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of West Fairlee

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Fairlee. The point we use 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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