New Fairfield, Connecticut

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Population in 2010: 13,881.
Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 6,888  (49.6%)
Females: 6,993  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Connecticut median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 06812.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $117,930 (it was $84,375 in 2000)
New Fairfield:

$117,930
CT:

$74,168

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $49,418 (it was $34,928 in 2000)

New Fairfield town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $366,457 (it was $228,100 in 2000)
New Fairfield:

$366,457
CT:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $663,130; detached houses: $742,507; townhouses or other attached units: $374,304; in 2-unit structures: $355,228; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $309,415; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $302,805; mobile homes: $341,354; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $612,223
March 2019 cost of living index in New Fairfield: 140.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in New Fairfield, CT (2010)
    • 12,69491.4%White alone
    • 6114.4%Hispanic
    • 2321.7%Asian alone
    • 1421.0%Black alone
    • 1391.0%Two or more races
    • 400.3%Other race alone
    • 150.1%American Indian alone
    • 80.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in New Fairfield, Connecticut as of June 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in New Fairfield is 2,776 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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New Fairfield, CT City Guides:

Ancestries: Irish (31.9%), Italian (25.9%), German (21.2%), English (10.3%), Polish (6.9%), United States (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1740

Elevation: 621 feet

Land area: 20.5 square miles.

Population density: 678 people per square mile   (low).

New Fairfield, Connecticut map

1,091 residents are foreign born (4.8% Europe, 1.5% Asia).

This town:

7.8%
Connecticut:

10.9%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
New Fairfield town:

1.4% ($3,175)
Connecticut:

1.8% ($2,961)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Danbury, CT (5.3 miles , pop. 74,848).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (47.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Putnam Lake, NY (1.6 miles ),
Patterson, NY (2.1 miles ),
Brookfield, CT (2.2 miles ),
Danbury, CT (2.3 miles ),
Sherman, CT (2.6 miles ),
Brewster Hill, NY (2.6 miles ),
Bridgewater, CT (2.8 miles ),
Southeast, NY (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 41.48 N, Longitude: 73.49 W

Distribution of median household income in New Fairfield, CT in 2017
New Fairfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 38 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $144,500
  • 1999: 27 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2000: 28 buildings, average cost: $148,200
  • 2001: 34 buildings, average cost: $169,700
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $155,300
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2004: 38 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $189,200
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $243,300
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $243,300
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $284,800
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $229,900
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $273,000
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $273,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $279,300
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $183,700
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $331,200
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $274,300
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $470,200
Number of permits per 10,000 New Fairfield, CT residents
Average permit cost in New Fairfield, CT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Connecticut:

4.2%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in New Fairfield, CT
Historical housing units in New Fairfield, CT
Most common industries in New Fairfield, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
Most common occupations in New Fairfield, CT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Top executives (3.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Computer specialists (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Top executives (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Computer specialists (4.4%)
  • Carpenters (4.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)

Average climate in New Fairfield, Connecticut

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

New Fairfield, Connecticut average temperatures New Fairfield, Connecticut average precipitation New Fairfield, Connecticut humidity New Fairfield, Connecticut wind speed New Fairfield, Connecticut snowfall New Fairfield, Connecticut sunshine New Fairfield, Connecticut clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.2. This is about average.

City:

85.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.82
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.119. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.119
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.97
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

New Fairfield-area historical tornado activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.5 miles away from the New Fairfield town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Fairfield-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 176.7 miles away from New Fairfield center
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) earthquake occurred 208.6 miles away from the city 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 170.1 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) earthquake occurred 154.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 234.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 100.3 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 Fairfield County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 11

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Snowstorms: 4, Blizzards: 3, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Fairfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in New Fairfield:

  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY SAWM (12 SAWMILL ROAD)
  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY SWEETCAKE MTN (36 SWEETCAKE MOUNTAIN ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near New Fairfield:

  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY BECK (Hospital, about 5 miles away; DANBURY, CT)
  • GLEN HILL REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DANBURY, CT)
  • ABILITY BEYOND DISABILITY LONG (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BROOKFIELD, CT)
  • REGIONAL HOSPICE OF WESTERN CT (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; DANBURY, CT)
  • DANBURY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; DANBURY, CT)
  • DANBURY PAVILION HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DANBURY, CT)
  • FILOSA, FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; DANBURY, CT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Fairfield:

  • Western Connecticut State University (about 6 miles; Danbury, CT; Full-time enrollment: 5,345)
  • Post University (about 22 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Sacred Heart University (about 22 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 5,650)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 23 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 4,491)
  • University of Connecticut-Tri-Campus (about 25 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • United States Military Academy (about 25 miles; West Point, NY; FT enrollment: 5,651)
  • Fairfield University (about 26 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 4,640)

Public high schools in New Fairfield:

  • NEW FAIRFIELD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 694, Location: 54 GILLOTTI ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • DAY ALTERNATIVE LEARNING PROGRAM (Location: 54 GILLOTTI ROAD, Grades: 10-12)
  • ALTERNATIVE LEARNING CENTER (Location: 54 GILLOTTI ROAD, Grades: 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in New Fairfield:

See full list of schools located in New Fairfield

Library in New Fairfield:

  • NEW FAIRFIELD FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $470,346; Location: 2 BRUSH HILL RD.; 50,632 books; 18 e-books; 3,318 audio materials; 5,019 video materials; 30 state licensed databases; 148 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Birthplace of Sean Helmes, CEO of Helmes Innovations, LLC

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in New Fairfield: Camp Ludington (A), Hidden Valley Nature Center (B), Cadndlewood Lake Golf and Country Club (C), New Fairfield Town Hall (D), New Fairfield Free Public Library (E), Squantz Engine Company (F), Ball Pond Volunteer Fire Company (G), New Fairfield Fire Company A (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: New Fairfield Shopping Center (1), Fairwood Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in New Fairfield include: Beaver Bog Church (A), Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (B), Saint Edwards Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mountain View Cemetery (1), New Fairfield Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Disbrow Pond (A), Gerow Millpond (B), Ball Pond (C), Squantz Pond (D), Forest Lake (E), Merton Mill Pond (F), Lake Candlewood (G), Beaver Bog (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Worden Brook (A), Short Woods Brook (B), Bates Brook (C), Ball Pond Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in New Fairfield include: Town Park (1), Squantz Pond State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: New Fairfield Motel (89 State Route 39) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Ed Gerrity - College basketball player (Central Conn. Blue Devils).

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

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

CANDLEWOOD KNOLLS WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-04-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 26 regular monitoring violations
INTERLAKEN WATER COMPANY (Population served: 64, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-05-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-09-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2006), St Public Notif received (DEC-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007)
PUTNAM LAKE PIZZA (Address: 15 CURTIS AVE , Serves NY, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2013), St Boil Water Order (SEP-09-2013)

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

  • KNOLLCREST TAX DISTRICT (Population served: 356, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.9 people
Connecticut:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

81.0%
Whole state:

66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.2%
Whole state:

6.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.7%
Whole state:

7.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.1%
Whole state:

3.9%
15 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in New Fairfield (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: New Fairfield Branch at Routes 37 And 39, branch established on 1960/04/09. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • People's United Bank: New Fairfield Stop & Shop Branch at 25 State Route 39, branch established on 2010/07/25. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • Savings Bank of Danbury: New Fairfield Branch at 100 Route 37, branch established on 2001/11/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $762.3 mil, Deposits: $611.3 mil, headquarters in Danbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices
  • Webster Bank, National Association: New Fairfield Branch at State Routes 37 And 39, branch established on 1969/08/14. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • Union Savings Bank: New Fairfield Branch at Route 39, branch established on 1974/08/23. Info updated 2011/11/30: Bank assets: $2,496.5 mil, Deposits: $1,625.1 mil, headquarters in Danbury, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 29 total offices

For population 15 years and over in New Fairfield:

Marital status in New Fairfield, CT
  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 70.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 5.0%

For population 25 years and over in New Fairfield:

  • High school or higher: 93.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Connecticut average:

12.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New Fairfield, CT (based on Fairfield County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic404,34194
Mainline Protestant82,604175
Evangelical Protestant46,888242
Other32,50195
Orthodox9,21521
Black Protestant4,14427
None337,136-
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: 223
This county:

2.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Fairfield County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 76
This county:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 151
Fairfield County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 861
Fairfield County:

9.67 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Fairfield County:

6.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Fairfield County:

17.9%
State:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fairfield County:

17.2%
State:

15.8%

4.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($133,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
Connecticut average:

4.51%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($6,479 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.05%
Connecticut average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from New Haven County, CT  0.69% ($67,908 average AGI)
from Westchester County, NY  0.55% ($142,930)
from New York County, NY  0.38% ($371,382)


5.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($189,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
Connecticut average:

5.34%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($5,815 average AGI)
Fairfield County:

0.10%
Connecticut average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to New Haven County, CT  0.89% ($57,745 average AGI)
to New York County, NY  0.41% ($196,777)
to Westchester County, NY  0.26% ($144,605)
Businesses in New Fairfield, CT
NameCountNameCount
Dunkin Donuts1Stop & Shop1
FedEx2Subway1
H&R Block1UPS2
MasterBrand Cabinets1YMCA1
Starbucks1

Strongest AM radio stations in New Fairfield:

  • WINE (940 AM; 1 kW; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WREF (850 AM; 3 kW; RIDGEFIELD, CT; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Fairfield:

  • WRKI (95.1 FM; BROOKFIELD, CT; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDBY (105.5 FM; PATTERSON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WXCI (91.7 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRNQ (92.1 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W206AW (89.1 FM; PAWLING, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WFAR (93.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: DANBURY COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WPDH (101.5 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFNP (88.7 FM; ROSENDALE, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • WRHV (88.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: WMHT EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEZN-FM (99.9 FM; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WSHU-FM (91.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, CT; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WCZX (97.7 FM; HYDE PARK, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRRB (96.9 FM; ARLINGTON, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W218AV (91.5 FM; WARREN, CT; Owner: MONROE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WBWZ (93.3 FM; NEW PALTZ, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRWD-FM (107.3 FM; HIGHLAND, NY; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around New Fairfield:

  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • W22BN (Channel 22; DANBURY, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSAH (Channel 43; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WRNN-TV (Channel 62; KINGSTON, NY; Owner: WRNN-TV ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of New Fairfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.6mTotal length
  • 15,184Total average daily traffic
  • 808Total average daily truck traffic
  • 22,562Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 41.458417 Lon: -73.499556, Call Sign: WNVB324,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, 465.087 MHz, 465.087 MHz, Grant Date: 11/20/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Registrant: Town Of New Fairfield, 4 Brush Hill Road, New Fairfield, CT 06812, Phone: (203) 312-5723, Fax: (203) 312-5715, Email:
  • NEW FAIRFIELD, 29 Bogus Hill Road (Lat: 41.513611 Lon: -73.467222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQJV363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.3400 MHz, 37.4800 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2018, Expiration Date: 01/12/2029, Certifier: John J Nachilly, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • 302 Ball Pond Road (Lat: 41.464750 Lon: -73.496917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Overall height: 55 m, Call Sign: WQOT796,
    Assigned Frequencies: 4952.50 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2012, Expiration Date: 01/27/2022, Certifier: Jean M Flynn, Registrant: Electronic Service Solutions, Inc, 15 Worth Street, S Hackensack, NJ 07606, Phone: (201) 488-2292, Fax: (201) 488-1690, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • AT FAIRFIELD, Titicus Mtn Rd (Lat: 41.450639 Lon: -73.515972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.7 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WRBY914,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 07/27/2018, Expiration Date: 07/27/2028, Certifier: Thomas Lannon, Registrant: Ess, Inc, 141 River Rd #6, Nutley, NJ 07007, Phone: (856) 764-3809, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 33. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 53 took place in 2002, and the least - 11 in 2014. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in New Fairfield, CT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (42.7%), and Outside Fires (32.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in New Fairfield, CT
    • 23942.7%Structure Fires
    • 18432.9%Outside Fires
    • 7713.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 6010.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for New Fairfield, CT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Fairfield, CT
  • 79.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 16.5%Electricity
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.7%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Fairfield, CT
  • 68.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 23.7%Electricity
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


New Fairfield compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

New Fairfield on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: beverage and tobacco products (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: chemicals (population 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: air transportation workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: waiters and waitresses (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: music stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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