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Welcome to Fairfield ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Fairfield has a population of 625 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Fairfield.
Fairfield is 2,570 feet [783 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Fairfield is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Fairfield lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Fairfield: (509)
The ZIP code for Fairfield: 99012<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fairfield had an population of 625 people. This is an increase of 2.12% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26.52% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fairfield had a population of 612 people. This makes Fairfield the county's 9th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 612 people, the population of Fairfield increased 23.89% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 494 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Fairfield.
Communities Also Named Fairfield ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Washington communities named Fairfield: This one is located in Spokane County and the other is located in Walla Walla County.
Beyond Washington, 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), Utah (2), Vermont, Virginia (4), 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. Our list includes 4 papers. 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.
Adding Fairfield to Our Gazetteer ...
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, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Fairfield was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fairfield on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Spokane County: www.spokanecounty.org/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022