Fairfield, Maine

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 2,638. Population change since 2000: +2.7%
Males: 1,248  (47.3%)
Females: 1,390  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Maine median age:  44.0 years

Zip codes: 04937.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,180 (it was $31,303 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$45,180
ME:

$46,974

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,861 (it was $15,070 in 2000)

Fairfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $105,264 (it was $66,600 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$105,264
ME:

$172,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $669.

Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 50,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Fairfield, ME (2010)

    Fairfield races chart
    • 2,54596.5%White alone
    • 381.4%Two or more races
    • 210.8%Black alone
    • 130.5%American Indian alone
    • 110.4%Asian alone
    • 80.3%Hispanic
    • 20.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fairfield: 89.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Fairfield, ME forum
Recent posts about Fairfield, Maine on our local forum with over 1,900,000 registered users. Fairfield is mentioned 409 times on our forum:
Maine weather thread  (968 replies)
Is Southern Maine "Family Friendly"?  (90 replies)
Yarmouth to Fairfield Question  (8 replies)
Fort Fairfield questions  (5 replies)
Why is crime so high in Biddeford?  (32 replies)
Presque Isle, Fort Fairfield?  (18 replies)

Latest news from Fairfield, ME collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: English (17.2%), French (14.0%), Irish (9.1%), United States (8.2%), Scottish (7.6%), French Canadian (6.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 06/18/1788

Elevation: 142 feet

Land area: 1.84 square miles.

Population density: 1,436 people per square mile   (low).

Fairfield,ME real estate house value index trend

Fairfield, Maine map

For population 25 years and over in Fairfield:

  • High school or higher: 92.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairfield CDP:

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 17.2%

54 residents are foreign born (1.4% Europe, 0.7% North America).

This place:

2.1%
Maine:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,934 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,545 (1.4%)

Fairfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (72.0 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (173.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (337.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Winslow, ME (1.8 miles ), Waterville, ME (1.8 miles ), Benton, ME (1.9 miles ), Clinton, ME (2.5 miles ), Oakland, ME (2.5 miles ), Albion, ME (3.1 miles ), Smithfield, ME (3.3 miles ), China, ME (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $61,900
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $69,300
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $79,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $99,400
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $142,200
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.59 N, Longitude: 69.60 W

Area code: 207

Fairfield household income distribution Fairfield home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Maine average:

1.72
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Maine:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Fairfield, Maine

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fairfield, Maine average temperatures Fairfield, Maine average precipitation Fairfield, Maine humidity Fairfield, Maine wind speed Fairfield, Maine snowfall Fairfield, Maine sunshine Fairfield, Maine clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Fairfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Maine state average. It is 92% 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 203.1 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 238.9 miles away from Fairfield 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 124.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 8.5 miles away from Fairfield center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.4 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 Somerset County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Snows: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairfield topographic map

Birthplace of: Angier Goodwin - Politician, Dick Curless - Male singer, Frank Bunker Gilbreth, Sr. - Scientist, Seldon Connor - Union Army general, Bill Rollinson - Baseball player, Frank Gilbreth - Cheaper by the Dozen, Otis Lawry - Baseball player, Sterling Fessenden - Lawyer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Fairfield:

  • KLEARVIEW MANOR (ROUTE 201)
  • PLEASANT HILL HEALTH FACILITY (MOUNTAIN AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fairfield:

  • MOUNT ST JOSEPH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • HEALTHREACH HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • WILLOWS NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • HEALTHREACH HOMECARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • OAK GROVE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • INLAND HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)
  • LAKEWOOD (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; WATERVILLE, ME)

airports located in Fairfield:

College/University in Fairfield:

  • Kennebec Valley Community College (Full-time enrollment: 1,466; Location: 92 Western Ave; Public; Website: www.kvcc.me.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairfield:

  • University of Maine at Augusta (about 20 miles; Augusta, ME; Full-time enrollment: 3,204)
  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 28 miles; Farmington, ME; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Husson University (about 44 miles; Bangor, ME; FT enrollment: 2,421)
  • University of Maine (about 51 miles; Orono, ME; FT enrollment: 8,931)
  • Saint Joseph's College of Maine (about 69 miles; Standish, ME; FT enrollment: 2,010)
  • Southern Maine Community College (about 73 miles; South Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 4,666)
  • University of Southern Maine (about 73 miles; Portland, ME; FT enrollment: 6,647)

Public high school in Fairfield:

Public elementary/middle school in Fairfield:

Private elementary/middle school in Fairfield:

  • KENNEBEC MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 93, Location: 38 SHERIDAN RD, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Fairfield

Library in Fairfield:

  • LAWRENCE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $170,556; Location: 33 LAWRENCE AVENUE; 35,364 books; 1,853 audio materials; 2,645 video materials; 52 other licensed databases; 51 print serial subscriptions)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Fairfield: Lawrence Public Library (A), Kennebec Valley Technical College Media Center (B), History House (C), Fairfield Municipal Building (D), Fairfield Historical Society (E), Fairfield Fire Department Station 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Fairfield: Fairfield United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Maplewood Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Fairfield: Monument Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Holiday Inn (375 Upper Main Street), American Lodge & USA Lounge (31 Main Street).

Somerset County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 27.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.75. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.75
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.5%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Maine:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.9%
Whole state:  62.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.3%
Whole state:  9.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Fairfield (2011 data):

  • TD Bank, National Association: Fairfield Branch at 112 Main Street, branch established on 1974/02/25. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Skowhegan Savings Bank: Fairfield Branch at 92 Main Street, branch established on 1933/10/09. Info updated 2010/09/29: Bank assets: $448.1 mil, Deposits: $311.2 mil, headquarters in Skowhegan, ME, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 13 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Maine average:

10.5

Fairfield travel time to work - commute Fairfield mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairfield CDP (based on Somerset County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,6947
Mainline Protestant3,09428
Evangelical Protestant2,55232
Other5013
None42,387-
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: 13
Somerset County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Somerset County:

2.71 / 10,000 pop.
Maine:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Somerset County:

9.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

8.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.02 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Maine:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Somerset County:

31.7%
Maine:

25.0%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.3%
Maine:

51.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairfield:

45.9%
Maine:

49.7%

Average BMI:
Fairfield:

29.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.5%
Maine:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairfield:

12.2%
State:

9.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fairfield:

6.6
Maine:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
Maine:

34.9%

General health condition:
Fairfield:

52.1%
Maine:

58.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairfield:

80.7%
State:

78.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairfield, ME Residents

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Maine average:

5.50%

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 Kennebec County, ME  1.67% ($27,240 average AGI)
from Penobscot County, ME  0.89% ($23,204)
from Cumberland County, ME  0.22% ($25,475)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,088 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Maine average:

5.62%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kennebec County, ME  1.84% ($30,510 average AGI)
to Penobscot County, ME  0.94% ($25,820)
to Cumberland County, ME  0.37% ($25,662)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • WTVL (1490 AM; 1 kW; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSKW (1160 AM; 10 kW; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INCORPORATED)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAU (1280 AM; 5 kW; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZON (620 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: THE ZONE CORPORATION)
  • WABI (910 AM; 5 kW; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMDR (1340 AM; 1 kW; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMTW (870 AM; 10 kW; GORHAM, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGAN (560 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, ME; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLAM (1470 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ME; Owner: RADIO PARTNERS OF MAINE, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • WEBB (98.5 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWWA (95.3 FM; WINSLOW, ME; Owner: LIGHT OF LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCTB (93.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WHQO (107.9 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN WIRELESS, INC.)
  • WMEW (91.3 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMHB (89.7 FM; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: THE MAYFLOWER HILL BROADCASTING. CORP.)
  • WWBX (97.1 FM; BANGOR, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMEP (90.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQSS (102.5 FM; CAMDEN, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMME-FM (92.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFB (104.7 FM; BELFAST, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQCB (106.5 FM; BREWER, ME; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFZX (101.7 FM; SEARSPORT, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • WGUY (102.1 FM; DEXTER, ME; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WABK-FM (104.3 FM; GARDINER, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMCM (103.3 FM; ROCKLAND, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKCG (101.3 FM; AUGUSTA, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Fairfield:

  • WFYW-LP (Channel 69; FAIRFIELD/WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • DW23AB (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: RUSSELL COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WGCI-LP (Channel 4; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WABI-TV (Channel 5; BANGOR, ME; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICE)
  • WPFO (Channel 23; WATERVILLE, ME; Owner: CMCG PORTLAND LICENSE LLC)
Fairfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fairfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $3,196,000Total costs
  • 43,639Total average daily traffic
  • 4,191Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fairfield)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • WILCOX HILL, 7911 Ridge Road (Lat: 44.604556 Lon: -69.620028), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQVU685, Licensee ID: L00018649
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.515 MHz, 152.945 MHzGrant Date: 05/14/2015, Expiration Date: 05/14/2025, Certifier: Rusty BellRegistrant: Yankee Communications, 935 Main, Clinton, ME 04927, Phone: (207) 453-2000, Fax: (866) 536-5243, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Int Rt Rt 201 & Dot Div 4 Office Sanatorium Rd (Lat: 44.606444 Lon: -69.597833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Call Sign: KCD35
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.075 MHz, 456.175 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 01/28/2022Registrant: State Of Maine, Department Of Transportation, 16 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04330, Phone: (207) 624-3568, Fax: (207) 287-6218, Email:
  • Sanatorium Rd & Rt 201 (Lat: 44.606444 Lon: -69.597833), Structure height: 27 m, Overall height: 33 m, Call Sign: WPKI827
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.120 MHzGrant Date: 12/22/2011, Expiration Date: 03/16/2022, Certifier: William PlanteRegistrant: State Of Maine Dept Of Transportation, State House Sta 16, Augusta, ME 04333, Phone: (207) 624-3568, Fax: (207) 287-3426, Email:
  • Police Dept Lawrence Ave (Lat: 44.587833 Lon: -69.595333), Call Sign: KNHS539
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.695 MHzGrant Date: 10/23/2013, Expiration Date: 11/25/2023Registrant: State Of Maine, Office Of Information Technology, 23 Leighton Road, Augusta, ME 04333, Phone: (207) 624-9990, Fax: (207) 287-6499, Email:
  • 25 West St (Lat: 44.588667 Lon: -69.593944), Call Sign: KNIF446
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.470 MHzGrant Date: 05/25/2004, Expiration Date: 01/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2014Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • FAIRFIELD DISPATCH, Junction Of Rt 201 And Rt 95 (Lat: 44.606444 Lon: -69.597833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 22 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WQHX695
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.1600 MHz, 45.2000 MHz, 45.4000 MHz, 45.6800 MHz, 45.7600 MHz, 47.1000 MHz, 47.3400 MHzGrant Date: 11/28/2007, Expiration Date: 11/28/2017, Certifier: William PlanteRegistrant: State Of Maine, Department Of Transportation, State House Station 16, Augusta, ME 04333, Phone: (207) 287-3426, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • FAIRFIELD SERVICE, 205 Center Rd (Lat: 44.593611 Lon: -69.618056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WPNC829
    Assigned Frequencies: 6865.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2011, Expiration Date: 10/15/2021Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 N Glebe Rd, Suite 1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2214, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • Fairfield Center, 95 Middle Road (Lat: 44.620222 Lon: -69.676111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQRC790
    Assigned Frequencies: 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+26 more)Grant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 04/17/2023, Certifier: Tom BuckleyRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairfield)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3511S , Serial Number: 17250711, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 10/18/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Howard L Soule, 11 Morning Dew Dr, Fairfield, ME 04937
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3988V , Serial Number: 18307, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/1956
    Registrant (Individual): David R Lefebvre, 12 Oakland Rd, Fairfield, ME 04937

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

MSAD 49 ALBION ELEM SCHOOL (Population served: 231, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-17-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-28-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-28-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-15-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-14-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-17-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-09-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-03-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2008), St Formal NOV issued (APR-01-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2008), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-20-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2008)
  • 6 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-01-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2010), St Intentional no-action (SEP-15-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Fairfield

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairfield, ME

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (83%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
Businesses in Fairfield, ME
NameCountNameCount
Circle K2Rite Aid1
FedEx1Subway1
GNC1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets4UPS1

Fairfield compared to Maine state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 6 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Christopher G. Mitchell (1)
  • Hadley Chandler (1)
  • Brian Goodwin (1)
  • John Guimond (1)
  • Glenn D. Munkvold (1)

Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2016.