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Demographics

People

Total Population436
Male Share of the Population58%
Female Share of the Population42%
Senior Citizens17.7%
Employed Population 16+187
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married48.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.5%
Median Earnings25+$28,594
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,500
% Above Poverty Level78.1%
% Below Poverty Level21.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$525
Median House Value$75,400

Ancestry

German49.5%
Irish17.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.3%
English9.2%
Czech8.3%
French Except Basque5%
Scottish4.8%
Swedish4.4%
Danishn4.1%
Dutch1.8%
Austrian1.4%
Italian1.4%
Arab1.1%
Norwegian1.1%
Syrian1.1%
Polish0.7%
Welsh0.5%
Russian0.5%
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Fairfield Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clay County
Standard Zip Codes68938
Phone Area Codes402
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude40.43
Approximate Longitude-98.1

Fairfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCLAY CENTER
Distance6.6 miles
Jan Temp12 to 33 F
Apr Temp37 to 62 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 66 F
Annual Precip28.4 inches
StationHASTINGS 4 N
Distance21 miles
Jan Temp14 to 34 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip27.9 inches
StationGENEVA
Distance27.5 miles
Jan Temp14 to 34 F
Apr Temp40 to 63 F
Jul Temp66 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip29.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Clay Center773$67,188
Davenport317$46,250
Edgar415$60,000
Glenvil300$65,417
Harvard967$51,500
Lawrence321$54,167

Fairfield Public Libraries

Fairfield Public Library
412 NORTH D STREET
Fairfield, Nebraska
(402) 726-2220

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Fairfield Public Schools

Clay Co Learning Center - Fairfield
30671 Hwy 14
ZIP: 68938
(402) 726-2151
Primary
Total Enrollment 53
Sandy Creek Elementary School
30671 Hwy 14
ZIP: 68938
(402) 726-2412
Primary
Total Enrollment 192
Sandy Creek High School
30671 Hwy 14
ZIP: 68938
(402) 726-2151
High
Total Enrollment 145
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