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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 2012: $66,907 (it was $51,769 in 2000)
Fairfax:

$66,907
VT:

$52,977
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $27,258

Fairfax town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $261,290 (it was $126,500 in 2000)
Fairfax:

$261,290
VT:

$216,900
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $282,654; Detached houses: $294,277; Townhouses or other attached units: $506,695; In 2-unit structures: $187,621; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $139,782; Mobile homes: $133,437
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  • White alone - 4,145 (96.7%)
  • Hispanic - 57 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 32 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 22 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 15 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 13 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.02%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Fairfax: 199.8 (very high, 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 
 
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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:  3.7%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Fairfax, Vermont as of December 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairfax to the number of sex offenders is 705 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than 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+: New York, NY (280.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

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

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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 July 2013:
Here:

4.3%
Vermont:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +1,394 (+58.8%).

Most common industries (%)
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%)

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Earthquake activity:

Fairfax-area historical earthquake activity is above Vermont state average. It is 73% 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 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) 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 the city 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 Fairfax center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 35.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), 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: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairfax topographic map

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


Hospitals/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 (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, about 9 miles away; SAINT ALBANS, VT)

Political contributions by individuals in Fairfax, 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:

  • University of Vermont (about 19 miles; Burlington, VT; Full-time enrollment: 11,405)
  • Champlain College (about 19 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 23 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,847)
  • Norwich University (about 43 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Middlebury College (about 49 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Dartmouth College (about 78 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 5,813)
  • Plymouth State University (about 92 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,634)

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:

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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
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AQI  CO  NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.6. This is about average.
City:

27.6
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.375
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.59
U.S.:

3.46
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
City:

8.98
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.8. This is about average. There were 3 monitors within city limits.
City:

31.8
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.46. This is significantly better than average. There were 7 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.46
U.S.:

22.06
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.99
U.S.:

9.59

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

FAIRFAX WATER DEPT (Population served: 1550, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-01-1999), St Boil Water Order (NOV-01-1999), St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-1999)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-1998), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (NOV-01-1996), St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-1996)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - 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)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - 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)
CAMBRIDGE VILLAGE WATER (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-06-2004), St Public Notif received (DEC-13-2004), St Public Notif requested (JAN-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-01-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and JAN-07-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-07-2004), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-15-2004)
  • One minor monitoring violation
ARROWHEAD INDUSTRIAL PARK (Population served: 220, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
COUNTRY PANTRY RESTAURANT (Address: 951 MAIN ST , Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-05-2006), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-05-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-05-2006), St Boil Water Order (JUN-05-2006), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2005), St Boil Water Order (SEP-02-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from SEP-08-2005 to SEP-08-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
FAIRFAX HEIGHTS WATER CO (Address: 45 SANDHILL RD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JUN-07-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (MAY-09-2000), St Compliance achieved (JUN-07-2000)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-1999 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & 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)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 110 regular monitoring violations
FAIRFAX FD 1 (Address: 39 SNOWCREST RD , Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-20-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-20-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-02-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-1996 and MAR-1997, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-01-1996), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-1996), Fed Formal NOV issued (NOV-26-1996), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-01-1997 to JUN-01-1997)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 24 regular monitoring violations
COLONIAL ESTATES HOMEOWNERS ASSN (Address: 54 COLONIAL RD STE 108 , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2002, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-01-2002), St Public Notif requested (MAY-01-2002), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-01-2002), St Public Notif received (MAY-03-2002)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Other (MAR-17-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-31-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - 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)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - 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)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-2001 and APR-04-2002, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2002), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2002), St Public Notif received (FEB-28-2002), St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2002)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
RUSTIC TAVERN (Address: 75 HIGHBRIDGE RD , Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 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%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Fairfax, VT


238 people in state prisons in 2000

Fairfax compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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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



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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.27%
Here51.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchGreek Orthodox Archdiocese of VasiloupulisEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents69.9%11.5%7.4%2.9%2.8%
Congregations24.6%29.8%3.5%10.5%7.0%
NameUnited Church of ChristAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church in AmericaOther
Adherents2.2%1.6%1.0%0.3%0.5%
Congregations10.5%5.3%1.8%1.8%5.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%

5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,162 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.26%
Vermont average:

6.60%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($532 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.06%
Vermont average:

0.16%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Chittenden County, VT  2.31% ($39,529 average AGI)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.25% ($33,911)
from Grand Isle County, VT  0.21% ($29,289)


5.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,262 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.62%
Vermont average:

6.82%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($209 average AGI)
Franklin County:

0.07%
Vermont average:

0.08%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Chittenden County, VT  2.09% ($34,468 average AGI)
to Grand Isle County, VT  0.28% ($29,039)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.21% ($24,947)

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)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Fairfax, Vermont:
  • Fatal accident count: 19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 22
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 15
  • Fatalities: 20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Vermont average:
  • Fatal accident count: 50
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 70
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 22
  • Fatalities: 56
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 120
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3

See more detailed statistics of Fairfax fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12
Total length: 33 meters (108ft)
Total costs: $2,352,000
Total average daily traffic: 61,840
Total average daily truck traffic: 6,308

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • Before 1900: 1
  • 1900-1909: 0
  • 1910-1919: 0
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 2
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 1
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 4
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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