Fairfield, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2014: 506 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.1%
 
Males: 219  (43.4%)
Females: 287  (56.6%)
Median resident age:  53.1 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.6 years

Zip codes: 17320.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,319 (it was $31,053 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$50,319
PA:

$52,007

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,940 (it was $17,243 in 2000)

Fairfield borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $181,221 (it was $102,800 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$181,221
PA:

$164,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $216,109; Detached houses: $236,436; Townhouses or other attached units: $153,939; In 2-unit structures: $202,298; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,181; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $257,896; Mobile homes: $37,833

Median gross rent in 2013: $732.

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  • Races in Fairfield, PA (2010)

    Fairfield races chart
    • 47994.5%White alone
    • 122.4%Black alone
    • 122.4%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fairfield: 95.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Fairfield, PA City Guides:

Ancestries: German (40.2%), Irish (20.0%), United States (9.0%), English (6.2%), French (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/1896

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 737 people per square mile   (low).

Fairfield,PA real estate house value index trend

Fairfield, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Fairfield:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.4%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairfield borough:

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 55.3%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 13.0%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This borough:

0.4%
Pennsylvania:

6.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,291 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,286 (1.3%)

Fairfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Frederick, MD (25.1 miles , pop. 52,767).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (52.1 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (118.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Carroll Valley borough, PA (1.7 miles ), Orrtanna, PA (2.1 miles) , Emmitsburg, MD (2.5 miles ), McKnightstown, PA (2.5 miles ), Cashtown-McKnightstown, PA (2.5 miles ), Cashtown, PA (2.6 miles ), Blue Ridge Summit, PA (2.6 miles ), Sabillasville, MD (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.79 N, Longitude: 77.37 W

Fairfield household income distribution Fairfield home values distribution

Crime rates in Fairfield by Year
Type 2008 2009 2010 2013 2014
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0197.2
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0197.2
Burglaries 11101
per 100,000 195.7195.3192.30.0197.2
Thefts 25387
per 100,000 391.4976.6576.91,581.01,380.7
Auto thefts 01010
per 100,000 0.0195.30.0197.60.0
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 264.8) 30.570.937.982.0276.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fairfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.72
Pennsylvania average:

2.76
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -73 (-13.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Fairfield, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Fairfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Fairfield borough center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1961, a category F3 tornado 19.9 miles away from the borough center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Pennsylvania state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 197.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from Fairfield center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 235.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 154.9 miles away from Fairfield center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 327.6 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 Adams County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairfield topographic map

Birthplace of: John Covode - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairfield:

  • ST JOSEPH'S MINISTRIES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EMMITSBURG, MD)
  • ST. VINCENT CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; EMMITSBURG, MD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER-GETTYSBURG (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • GETTYSBURG HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • TRANSITIONS HEALTHCARE GETTYSBURG (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)
  • LAUREL CARE NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FAYETTEVILLE, PA)
  • GETTYSBURG CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GETTYSBURG, PA)

airports located in Fairfield:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairfield:

  • Mount St Mary's University (about 8 miles; Emmitsburg, MD; Full-time enrollment: 2,313)
  • Gettysburg College (about 8 miles; Gettysburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • Hagerstown Community College (about 20 miles; Hagerstown, MD; FT enrollment: 3,220)
  • Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania (about 21 miles; Shippensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 7,051)
  • Frederick Community College (about 24 miles; Frederick, MD; FT enrollment: 3,798)
  • McDaniel College (about 25 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,558)
  • Carroll Community College (about 27 miles; Westminster, MD; FT enrollment: 2,682)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fairfield:

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Notable locations in Fairfield: Fairfield Library (A), Fairfield Fire and Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: East Coast Exotic Animal Rescue (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 320 Zoo Road).

Adams 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 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.139. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.139
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.29. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.29
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 37.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.2%
(5.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.1 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  59.2%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  6.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Fairfield (2011 data):

  • ACNB Bank: Carroll Valley Branch at 4910 Fairfield Road, Suite F, branch established on 1978/11/20. Info updated 2011/02/07: Bank assets: $988.9 mil, Deposits: $785.0 mil, headquarters in Gettysburg, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Acnb Corporation
  • PNC Bank, National Association: Carroll Valley Branch at 815 Waynesboro Pike, branch established on 1977/08/22. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Pennsylvania average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairfield borough (based on Adams County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant18,85464
Catholic15,0497
Evangelical Protestant10,51059
Other9576
Black Protestant1802
None55,857-
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: 16
Adams County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Adams County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Adams County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 77
Here:

7.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.8%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Adams County:

25.6%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.0%
State:

11.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairfield:

56.2%
Pennsylvania:

49.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairfield:

53.5%
State:

46.3%

Average BMI:
Fairfield:

28.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.2%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairfield:

4.0%
Pennsylvania:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fairfield:

6.9
Pennsylvania:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fairfield:

30.9%
Pennsylvania:

34.2%

General health condition:
Here:

61.5%
Pennsylvania:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairfield:

76.4%
State:

78.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairfield, PA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,222
Totals for Government 0$0 1$1,222

4.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,786 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($562 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from York County, PA  1.59% ($35,805 average AGI)
from Carroll County, MD  0.34% ($48,986)
from Cumberland County, PA  0.26% ($53,444)


5.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,816 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($419 average AGI)
Adams County:

0.04%
Pennsylvania average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to York County, PA  1.65% ($32,159 average AGI)
to Franklin County, PA  0.32% ($37,348)
to Cumberland County, PA  0.30% ($39,675)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WGOP (700 AM; daytime; 25 kW; WALKERSVILLE, MD; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFKJ (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CASHTOWN, PA; Owner: JESUS IS LORD MINISTRIES INTERNATION)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WHVR (1280 AM; 5 kW; HANOVER, PA)
  • WCBG (1590 AM; 5 kW; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WGET (1320 AM; 1 kW; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMANY)
  • WTRI (1520 AM; daytime; 17 kW; BRUNSWICK, MD; Owner: JMK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFMD (930 AM; 5 kW; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • WAYZ-FM (104.7 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WETH (89.1 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: GREATER WASHINGTON EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSN.)
  • W219BE (91.7 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: MARANATHA BIBLE INSTITUTE, NDBA)
  • WZBT (91.1 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: GETTYSBURG COLLEGE)
  • WFRE (99.9 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W219BX (91.7 FM; FREDERICK, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WEEO-FM (103.7 FM; MCCONNELLSBURG, PA; Owner: ALLEGHENY MOUNTAIN NETWORK)
  • WYCR (98.5 FM; YORK-HANOVER, PA; Owner: RADIO HANOVER, INC.)
  • WWVZ (103.9 FM; BRADDOCK HEIGHTS, MD; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • WGTY (107.7 FM; GETTYSBURG, PA; Owner: TIMES AND NEWS PUBLISHING COMPANY)
  • WARX (106.9 FM; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: MANNING BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WQCM (94.3 FM; GREENCASTLE, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WWMD (101.5 FM; WAYNESBORO, PA; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMTB-FM (89.9 FM; EMMITSBURG, MD; Owner: MOUNT SAINT MARY'S COLLEGE, INCORPORATED)
  • WROZ (101.3 FM; LANCASTER, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WARM-FM (103.3 FM; YORK, PA; Owner: WSBA LICO, INC.)
  • WIKZ (95.1 FM; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: DAME BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCRH (90.5 FM; WILLIAMSPORT, MD; Owner: CEDAR RIDGE CHILDREN'S HOME & SCHOOL, INC)
  • WITF-FM (89.5 FM; HARRISBURG, PA; Owner: WITF, INC.)
  • WHBO (92.7 FM; STARVIEW, PA; Owner: HALL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairfield:

  • WMPB (Channel 67; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • WBFF (Channel 45; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: CHESAPEAKE TELEVISION LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNUV (Channel 54; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: BALTIMORE (WNUV-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W51CY (Channel 51; CHAMBERSBURG, PA; Owner: WBDC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W42CK (Channel 42; HAGERSTOWN, MD; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING)

Fairfield fatal accident list:

Dec 3, 2003 09:52 PM, Sr-116, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 26, 1979 04:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 7,345Total average daily traffic
  • 367Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,414Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fairfield)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Fairfield, PA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • Chestnut Ridge S Bear Cave Lk (Lat: 40.345889 Lon: -79.225583), Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPNE627
    Assigned Frequencies: 943.837 MHz, 943.937 MHzGrant Date: 04/18/1997, Expiration Date: 04/18/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2002Registrant: Phone: (412) 537-1850
  • GREEN RIDGE, Intersection Of Cold Springs And Teaberry Rd (Lat: 39.839778 Lon: -77.432917), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQRF765, Licensee ID: L00007120
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 05/03/2013, Expiration Date: 05/03/2023, Certifier: Mary BowersRegistrant: Adams, County, 230 Greenamyer Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-8603, Fax: (717) 334-1822, Email:
  • JACKS MTN, 45 French Lane (Lat: 39.755833 Lon: -77.416250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 74.4 m, Call Sign: WQRF774, Licensee ID: L00007120
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 11445.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/03/2013, Expiration Date: 05/03/2023, Certifier: Mary BowersRegistrant: Adams, County, 230 Greenamyer Lane, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-8603, Fax: (717) 334-1822, Email:
  • FT. RITCHIE, 4.5 Miles Se Of (Lat: 39.734528 Lon: -77.419139), Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: KPP63, Licensee ID: L00014348
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.90 MHzGrant Date: 02/08/1993, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/04/1998Registrant: Contel Federal Systems Inc, 15000 Conference Center Dr, Chantilly, VA 22021
  • WATERFORD, 4.9 Mi E Of (Lat: 40.266722 Lon: -79.081694), Overall height: 57.6 m, Call Sign: WAU247, Licensee ID: L00219539
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.80 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6034.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 6093.50 MHz, 6152.80 MHz, 6152.80 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2002, Certifier: Heather B GoldRegistrant: Intermedia Service LLC, 3625 Queen Palm Drive, Tampa, FL 33619, Phone: (813) 829-2400, Fax: (813) 663-2312

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • On Chestnut Ridge, 0.5 Mi Sw Bear Cave Lookout (Lat: 40.341167 Lon: -79.233361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: KNKB506
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 06/15/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2004, Certifier: William BuxbaumRegistrant: Network Services, LLC Debtor-In-Possession, 525 South Douglas Street, El Segundo, CA 90245, Phone: (310) 615-6523, Fax: (310) 615-6581, Email:
  • Raven Rock, W Of Emmitsburg (Lat: 39.733972 Lon: -77.419972), Call Sign: KNKL380
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.437 MHzGrant Date: 05/09/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Andrew FittonRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8663, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fairfield)

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

FRONTIER BAR B Q (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SANDERS SQUARE (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between APR-24-2012 and MAY-24-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-11-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CH (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Failure to Filter (SWTR) - Between JAN-24-2011 and DEC-31-2015. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-09-2011), St Show-cause Hearing (FEB-09-2011), St Compliance achieved (APR-06-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-03-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-06-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
IRON SPRINGS BRETH IN CHRIST (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
PIZZA LEONE (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
HILLSIDE INN (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fairfield that have no violations reported:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW GOLF CLUB (Population served: 180, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST MARYS CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • FOUR SEASONS RESTAURANT (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 33
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Fairfield

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Most common first names in Fairfield, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5177.3 years
John3872.6 years
Robert3273.1 years
Charles3174.2 years
William2973.4 years
James2276.2 years
George1978.7 years
Margaret1783.1 years
Helen1681.4 years
Dorothy1575.0 years
Most common last names in Fairfield, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sites2574.2 years
Sanders2082.3 years
Weikert1878.5 years
Brown1772.3 years
Mccleaf1378.2 years
Miller1376.9 years
Harbaugh1368.2 years
Musselman1277.3 years
Myers1175.5 years
Mcglaughlin1073.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Coal or coke (0%)

Businesses in Fairfield, PA

  • FedEx: 1
  • H&R Block: 1

Fairfield compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 21 pilots and 14 other airmen in this city.
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