Fairfield, Texas

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Population in 2022: 2,901 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.2%
 
Males: 1,363  (47.0%)
Females: 1,538  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

33.5 years
Texas median age:

35.6 years

Zip codes: 75840.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $48,013 (it was $28,636 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$48,013
TX:

$72,284

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $28,114 (it was $16,308 in 2000)

Fairfield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $144,180 (it was $51,200 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$144,180
TX:

$275,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $178,923; detached houses: $187,396; mobile homes: $63,743

Median gross rent in 2022: $928.

March 2022 cost of living index in Fairfield: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 25.7%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.0% for Black residents, 25.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 19.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fairfield, TX (2022)
    • 1,59254.1%White alone
    • 82828.1%Hispanic
    • 43414.7%Black alone
    • 441.5%Other race alone
    • 110.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Fairfield, Texas as of May 22, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fairfield is 111 to 1.


Crime rates in Fairfield by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.9)
2
(66.4)
3
(100.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.5)
1
(34.4)
4
(136.9)
2
(68.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.7)
1
(34.9)
1
(34.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(136.0)
7
(237.2)
5
(165.9)
2
(67.2)
4
(139.2)
3
(104.0)
2
(69.0)
3
(103.3)
8
(273.8)
4
(137.3)
5
(170.3)
7
(242.6)
7
(244.2)
15
(510.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
6
(163.2)
18
(610.0)
16
(531.0)
12
(403.5)
10
(347.9)
7
(242.6)
6
(207.0)
4
(137.7)
15
(513.3)
10
(343.3)
6
(204.4)
8
(277.3)
16
(558.1)
192
(6,533)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
30
(815.9)
22
(745.5)
15
(497.8)
23
(773.4)
18
(626.3)
5
(173.3)
21
(724.4)
26
(895.0)
27
(924.0)
21
(720.9)
31
(1,056)
31
(1,075)
26
(906.9)
27
(918.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(190.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(66.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(69.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(137.7)
3
(102.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(136.2)
9
(312.0)
6
(209.3)
6
(204.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.2)
0
(0.0)
7
(238.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index140.9130.1115.5102.982.844.767.687.4176.9100.9169.6146.3151.4649.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Fairfield, TX

Crime rate in Fairfield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 14 (10 officers - 8 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.47
Texas average:

2.05
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Ancestries: American (6.1%), Irish (3.4%), English (1.9%), Italian (1.9%), German (1.7%), Czechoslovakian (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 474 feet

Land area: 4.51 square miles.

Population density: 643 people per square mile   (low).

Fairfield, Texas map

299 residents are foreign born (10.1% Latin America).

This city:

10.2%
Texas:

17.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $2,557 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $2,160 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (59.9 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (83.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Teague, TX (3.1 miles ),
Kirvin, TX (3.3 miles),
Butler, TX (3.6 miles ),
Streetman, TX (3.8 miles ),
Wortham, TX (4.3 miles ),
Buffalo, TX (4.3 miles ),
Personville, TX (4.4 miles ),
Mexia, TX (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 31.72 N, Longitude: 96.16 W

Area code: 903

Distribution of median household income in Fairfield, TX in 2022
Distribution of house value in Fairfield, TX in 2022
Fairfield satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 7 buildings, average cost: $253,200
  • 2021: 4 buildings, average cost: $164,300
  • 2020: 3 buildings, average cost: $209,100
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $204,900
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $195,200
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $206,200
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $44,100
  • 2006: 17 buildings, average cost: $44,100
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $154,600
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $92,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Fairfield, TX residents
Average permit cost in Fairfield, TX
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Fairfield, TX
Historical housing units in Fairfield, TX
Most common industries in Fairfield, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (10.4%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Utilities (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (14.3%)
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Utilities (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Truck transportation (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.1%)
  • Educational services (18.1%)
  • Public administration (14.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Fairfield, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Extraction workers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.6%)

Average climate in Fairfield, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.5 miles away from the Fairfield city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 339% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 265.8 miles away from Fairfield center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 328.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 283.9 miles away from Fairfield center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 102.5 miles away from Fairfield center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Freestone County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fairfield:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER - FAIRFIELD (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 125 NEWMAN ST)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH SOUTH (734 WEST COMMERCE SUITE B)
  • SMC HOME HEALTH INC (117 E COMMERCE SUITE 105)
  • FAIRFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (420 MOODY ST)
  • FAIRVIEW HEALTHCARE RESIDENCE LTD (601 E REUNION ST)

Airports and heliports located in Fairfield:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairfield:

  • Navarro College (about 32 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 38 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 55 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Baylor University (about 58 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Hill College (about 59 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • McLennan Community College (about 61 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 67 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)

Public high schools in Fairfield:

  • FAIRFIELD H S (Students: 519, Location: 631 POST OAK RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • TEAGUE DAEP (Location: 900 S BATEMAN, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fairfield:

  • FAIRFIELD EL (Students: 753, Location: 330 W MAIN ST, Grades: PK-2)
  • FAIRFIELD J H (Students: 539, Location: 701 POST OAK RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • FAIRFIELD INT (Location: 605 N FAIRWAY, Grades: 3-5)
See full list of schools located in Fairfield

Library in Fairfield:

  • FAIRFIELD LIBRARY (Operating income: $75,114; Location: 350 W MAIN ST; 30,239 books; 681 audio materials; 484 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 32 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Home Education Association: The Tri-County Home Education Association (TCCHEA)serves Freestone, Limestone, and Leon Counties as a support group for home educators. Activities include monthly field trips, park days, and nights out for parents. There are also group co-op classes, drama projects,high school graduation, and a monthly newsletter. For more information call 254-739-3025 or 903-389-2347, or email kidzrus at glade.net for a complimentary newsletter.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fairfield: Freestone County Historical Museum (A), Fairfield City Fire Department (B), Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department (C), Fairfield Emergency Medical Service Ambulance (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fairfield include: Trinity Lutheran Church (A), Jehovahs Witnesses Church (B), Round Prairie Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Faith Hope Love Baptist Church (E), Calvary Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Freestone CO Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 118 East Commerce Street), Cedar Grove RV Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 187 East US Highway 84).

Hotel: Budget Inn (303 West Street).

Birthplace of: Billy K. Solomon - General, Cornelius Grant - Male singer, Kenny Dorham - Jazz musician, William Lewis Moody, Jr. - Financier, Tony Brackens - College football player, James Stewart (American football) - Football player, Winfred Tubbs - Football player.

Freestone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.8%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
130 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
27 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
78 people in nursing homes in 2000
36 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Fairfield (2011 data):

  • Incommons Bank, N.A.: Fairfield Branch at 415 West Commerce, branch established on 1999/06/14. Info updated 2008/05/05: Bank assets: $97.3 mil, Deposits: $84.7 mil, headquarters in Mexia, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bi-Stone Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Fairfield Branch at 527 East Commerce Street, branch established on 1955/05/05. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Community National Bank & Trust of Texas: First National Bank Branch at 101 North Mount, branch established on 1907/08/01. Info updated 2010/09/08: Bank assets: $376.7 mil, Deposits: $318.2 mil, headquarters in Corsicana, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank Holdings Of Texas, Inc.
  • Farmers State Bank: Fairfield Branch at 360 West Commerce, branch established on 1999/07/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $126.7 mil, Deposits: $114.4 mil, headquarters in Groesbeck, TX, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Groesbeck Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fairfield:

Marital status in Fairfield, TX
  • Never married: 37.4%
  • Now married: 37.1%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

For population 25 years and over in Fairfield:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Fairfield
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fairfield, TX (based on Freestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,86228
Mainline Protestant1,60811
Black Protestant8535
Catholic6622
Other11
None10,830-
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: 3
This county:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Freestone County:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Freestone County:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Freestone County:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Freestone County:

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Freestone County:

28.7%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Freestone County:

13.9%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairfield:

47.7%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairfield:

43.6%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.4%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairfield:

12.9%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.6%
State:

33.1%

General health condition:
Fairfield:

53.3%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairfield:

77.9%
Texas:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairfield, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$40,121$60,1820$0
Police - Other 5$19,582$46,9970$0
Streets and Highways 4$32,980$98,9400$0
Sewerage 4$16,450$49,3500$0
Other Government Administration 2$21,908$131,4481$1,226
Parks and Recreation 1$3,885$46,6200$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,489$29,8680$0
Water Supply 1$2,949$35,3880$0
Financial Administration 1$7,678$92,1360$0
Totals for Government 27$148,042$65,7961$1,226

Fairfield government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $188,000 ($64.81)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($22.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.03)
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $647,000 ($223.03)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $531,000 ($183.04)
    Corrections - Other: $434,000 ($149.60)
    Police Protection: $389,000 ($134.09)
    General - Other: $285,000 ($98.24)
    Regular Highways: $281,000 ($96.86)
    Financial Administration: $113,000 ($38.95)
    General Public Buildings: $60,000 ($20.68)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($9.65)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($9.31)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $22,000 ($7.58)
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000 ($6.55)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($2.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($2.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($12.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $42,000 ($14.48)
    Corrections - Other: $16,000 ($5.52)
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000 ($2.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.03)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.34)

Fairfield government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $333,000 ($114.79)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($2.76)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000 ($7.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $38,000 ($13.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $115,000 ($39.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000 ($17.58)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($3.45)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.03)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.34)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $131,000 ($45.16)
    General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($6.89)
    Highways: $4,000 ($1.38)
  • Tax - Property: $1,983,000 ($683.56)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $632,000 ($217.86)
    Motor Vehicle License: $125,000 ($43.09)
    Other Selective Sales: $76,000 ($26.20)
    Amusements Sales: $3,000 ($1.03)

Fairfield government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,012,000 ($348.85)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $883,000 ($304.38)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $129,000 ($44.47)

Fairfield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000 ($15.51)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,962,000 ($676.32)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,000 ($21.03)
Businesses in Fairfield, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La Quinta1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Subway1
FedEx1Super 81
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box1UPS2
KFC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • KNES (99.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, TX; Owner: J & J COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KYCX-FM (104.9 FM; MEXIA, TX; Owner: MJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Fairfield:

  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
Fairfield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Fairfield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 322ft / 97.7mTotal length
  • $279,000Total costs
  • 214,815Total average daily traffic
  • 72,857Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Fairfield, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 161970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fairfield, TX

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 fires per year is 37. The highest number of fire incidents - 82 took place in 2002, and the least - 11 in 2009. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Fairfield, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (43.7%), and Structure Fires (38.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fairfield, TX
    • 27243.7%Outside Fires
    • 23938.4%Structure Fires
    • 8413.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 274.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairfield, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fairfield, Texas:

  • Days Inn, 603 W Hwy 84, Fairfield, Texas 75840 , Phone: (903) 389-7855, Fax: (903) 389-5288
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 640 Old Mexia Rd, Fairfield, Texas 75840 , Phone: (903) 389-2300
  • Super 8, 370 E I 45, Fairfield, Texas 75840 , Phone: (903) 389-9464, Fax: (903) 389-9460
  • Laquinta Inn & Suites, 1010 W Commerce St, Fairfield, Texas 75840 , Phone: (903) 389-7441, Fax: (903) 389-7443
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 500 I-45 S, Fairfield, Texas 75840 , Phone: (903) 389-2172
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fairfield, Texas
Most common first names in Fairfield, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary5079.8 years
James4574.8 years
John4574.9 years
William4274.6 years
Robert3476.7 years
Willie2777.3 years
George1976.6 years
Annie1880.9 years
Charles1672.2 years
Joe1678.8 years
Most common last names in Fairfield, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2874.0 years
Jones2675.4 years
Bonner2576.1 years
Emmons2180.1 years
Mcadams2179.1 years
Daniel1772.7 years
Smith1675.7 years
Richardson1678.7 years
Ivy1679.8 years
Willis1574.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairfield, TX
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 34.3%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairfield, TX
  • 79.6%Electricity
  • 20.4%Utility gas


Fairfield compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
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