Fairfax, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 4,285. Population change since 2000: +13.8%
 
Males: 2,130  (49.7%)
Females: 2,155  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05454.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,713 (it was $51,769 in 2000)
Fairfax:

$67,713
VT:

$52,578

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,622 (it was $18,632 in 2000)

Fairfax town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $260,616 (it was $126,500 in 2000)
Fairfax:

$260,616
VT:

$218,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $209,818; Detached houses: $227,208; Townhouses or other attached units: $209,189; In 2-unit structures: $190,948; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $144,448; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $114,289; Mobile homes: $78,161
  • Races in Fairfax, VT (2010)

    Fairfax races chart
    • 4,14596.7%White alone
    • 571.3%Hispanic
    • 320.7%Two or more races
    • 220.5%Asian alone
    • 150.4%Black alone
    • 130.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Fairfax detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fairfax: 103.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (20.1%), French (20.1%), Irish (17.1%), French Canadian (11.4%), United States (11.0%), German (7.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 40.2 square miles.

Population density: 107 people per square mile   (very low).

Fairfax,VT real estate house value index trend

Fairfax, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Fairfax:

  • High school or higher: 86.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairfax town:

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

73 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Fairfax, Vermont as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairfax to the number of sex offenders is 604 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Fairfax town:  1.7% ($2,183)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Fairfax satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (139.0 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (190.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (270.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Fletcher, VT (2.2 miles ), Georgia, VT (2.4 miles ), Westford, VT (2.6 miles ), Milton, VT (2.6 miles ), Cambridge, VT (2.6 miles ), Fairfield, VT (3.0 miles ), St. Albans, VT (3.0 miles ), Jeffersonville, VT (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 1998: 40 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 1999: 44 buildings, average cost: $122,300
  • 2000: 20 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2001: 25 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2002: 38 buildings, average cost: $164,200
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $159,900
  • 2004: 39 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2005: 37 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2006: 33 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $223,400
  • 2012: 18 buildings, average cost: $170,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.70 N, Longitude: 73.00 W

Area code: 802

Fairfax household income distribution Fairfax home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.5%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,394 (+58.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Computer and electronic products (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Computer and electronic products (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Engineers (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Fairfax: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fairfax, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Fairfax-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 84.1 miles away from Fairfax center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from Fairfax center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairfax topographic map

Birthplace of: Israel B. Richardson - Union Army general.

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairfax:

  • FRANKLIN COUNTY REHAB CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ST ALBANS, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - ST. ALBANS SATELLITE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, VT)
  • NORTHWESTERN MEDICAL CENTER INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, VT)
  • REDSTONE VILLA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ST ALBANS, VT)
  • SAINT ALBANS HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, VT)
  • GREEN MOUNTAIN NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; COLCHESTER, VT)

Amtrak stations near Fairfax:

  • 9 miles: ST. ALBANS (40 FEDERAL ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.
  • 16 miles: BURLINGTON-ESSEX JUNCTION (ESSEX JUNCTION, 29 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairfax:

  • Saint Michael's College (about 17 miles; Colchester, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 17 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 19 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 19 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 24 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Norwich University (about 43 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Middlebury College (about 49 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)

Public high schools in Fairfax:

Private high school in Fairfax:

  • AVALON TRIUMVIRATE ACADEMY (Students: 4; Location: 1837 MAIN ST; Grades: 10 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Fairfax:

See full list of schools located in Fairfax, School District:

Libraries in Fairfax:

  • GEORGIA PUBLIC (Operating income: $71,018; Location: 1697 ETHAN ALLEN HWY; 13,950 books; 690 audio materials; 810 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)
  • FAIRFAX COMMUNITY (Operating income: $62,263; Location: 75 HUNT ST.; 40,670 books; 1,108 audio materials; 553 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 68 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Fairfax: Merrill Four Corners (A), Maple Grove Campground (B), Fairfax Community Library (C), Fairfax Fire Department (D), Fairfax Rescue Incorporated (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Fairfax: Saint Lukes Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Kingsbury Cemetery (1), Sanderson Cemetery (2), Spafford Cemetery (3), Safford Cemetery (4), Mudgett Cemetery (5), Keezer Cemetery (6), Beaver Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Saint Albans Reservoir South (A), Saint Albans Reservoir North (B), Fairfax Falls Pond (C), Silver Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Swift Brook (A), Stones Brook (B), Polly Brook (C), Mill Brook (D), Tracy Brook (E), Beaver Brook (F), Wilkins Brook (G), Browns River (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Georgia Family Fun Center (Arcades & Amusements; Route 7) (1), CBA Travel (Tours & Charters; 82 Windtop Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotel: The Inn at Buck Hollow Farm (2150 Buck Hollow Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 60.1. This is better than average.

City:

60.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.301. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.48
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.118. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.118
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.88. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.88
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fairfax and their reported violations in the past:

FAIRFAX WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,550, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
ARROWHEAD INDUSTRIAL PARK (Address: 125 YANKEE PARK RD , Population served: 224, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
COUNTRY PANTRY DINER (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-05-2006), St Boil Water Order (JUN-05-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-05-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUN-05-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-02-2005), St Boil Water Order (SEP-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-08-2005 to SEP-08-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
FAIRFAX HEIGHTS WATER CO (Address: 37 HEIGHTS RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1999, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-19-1999), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-19-1999), St Public Notif received (MAR-05-2000), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-09-2000)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1999, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
FAIRFAX FIRE DISTRICT 1 (Address: 42 WINDTOP RD , Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2012), St Boil Water Order (DEC-11-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-22-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-29-2011), St Public Notif received (DEC-29-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-29-2011), St Boil Water Order (DEC-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-30-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-15-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-15-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-20-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-20-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-08-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-08-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2008), St Other (DEC-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2006), St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
COLONIAL ESTATES HOMEOWNERS ASSN (Address: 42 COLONIAL RD #102 , Population served: 79, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In APR-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2007), St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-03-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-26-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
EASTFIELD CONDOMINIUM ASSN INC (Address: 6 EAST RD UNIT 103 , Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-13-2013), St Boil Water Order (JUN-13-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUN-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-10-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-10-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-10-2012), St Boil Water Order (AUG-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-10-2012), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-10-2012), St Boil Water Order (FEB-10-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-13-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-23-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2010), St Boil Water Order (DEC-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-08-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-21-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 25 regular monitoring violations
NEW HORIZONS CHILDREN CENTER (Address: 86 HUNT ST , Population served: 61, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  77.1%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

9.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.7%
Whole state:

3.6%
238 people in state prisons in 2000

Fairfax compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Fairfax (2011 data):

  • Union Bank: Fairfax Branch at Route 104, branch established on 2002/04/22. Info updated 2011/12/28: Bank assets: $551.8 mil, Deposits: $474.3 mil, headquarters in Morrisville, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Union Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Vermont average:

11.7

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (67%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairfax town (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,52615
Mainline Protestant3,08528
Evangelical Protestant8748
Other2163
Orthodox--
None27,045-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Franklin County:

3.55 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Franklin County:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Franklin County:

7.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

7.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.3%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

26.4%
Vermont:

22.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.2%
State:

13.3%

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,552 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Vermont average:

5.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chittenden County, VT  2.17% ($39,326 average AGI)
from Grand Isle County, VT  0.24% ($41,458)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.22% ($30,326)


4.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,424 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.58%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.06%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chittenden County, VT  1.68% ($36,536 average AGI)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.30% ($31,672)
to Grand Isle County, VT  0.17% ($23,088)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairfax:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WRSA (1420 AM; 1 kW; ST. ALBANS, VT)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJOY (1230 AM; 1 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairfax:

  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBTZ (99.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: PLATTSBURGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXLU (88.3 FM; PERU, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WYUL (94.7 FM; CHATEAUGAY, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WXXX (95.5 FM; SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKO (98.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W207AX (89.3 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairfax:

  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • WVNY (Channel 22; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: C-22 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W52CD (Channel 52; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: VERMONT LOW POWER TV, LP)
  • W16AL (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCAX-TV (Channel 3; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: MT. MANSFIELD TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W54CV (Channel 54; BARRE, VT; Owner: NYN, LLC)
Fairfax fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fairfax fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 33m108ftTotal length
  • $2,352,000Total costs
  • 61,840Total average daily traffic
  • 6,308Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1Before 1900
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 42000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fairfax, VT

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fairfax)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fletcher Rd 1.29 Km West Toward Fletcher From Fairfax And Rte 104 (Lat: 44.669500 Lon: -72.995694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPPP308
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/28/2004, Expiration Date: 12/30/2014, Certifier: Randy Devine
    Registrant: Clark Communication Electronics, 18 Landfill Rd., Milton, VT 05468, Phone: (802) 893-7078, Fax: (802) 893-4732, Email:
  • Belleview Hill (Lat: 44.782278 Lon: -73.064583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 8 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQDE223
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.165 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/03/2005, Expiration Date: 08/03/2015, Certifier: Daniel Vanslette
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairfax)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 19811 , Serial Number: 17260774, Year manufactured: 1972
    Registrant (Individual): Benjamin L Dow, 108 Georgia Mtn Rd, Fairfax, VT 05454
  • Aircraft: ROACH JOHN E CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7027C , Serial Number: CH2-0405-CW-2622, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 06/14/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Francis Edward Hackett, 192 Buck Hollow Rd, Fairfax, VT 05454
  • Aircraft: AEROSTAR INTERNATIONAL INC S53A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7161S , Serial Number: S53A-3025, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Jonathan L Caissy, Po Box 278, Fairfax, VT 05454
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7248D , Serial Number: 22-5074, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 04/01/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy P Leeuw, 177 Blake Rd, Fairfax, VT 05454
  • Aircraft: MORELLI WILLIAM ZNITH ZODIC CH601HDS (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: SUBARU ALL MDLS A/B (400 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 812BM , Serial Number: 6-3798, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/2000
    Registrant (Individual): William Morelli, 105 Brick Church Rd, Fairfax, VT 05454

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Fairfax

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairfax, VT

Businesses in Fairfax, VT

  • FedEx: 1
  • UPS: 1
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