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Demographics

People

Total Population538
Male Share of the Population40.5%
Female Share of the Population59.5%
Senior Citizens34.6%
Employed Population 16+226
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married55%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.2%
Median Earnings25+$33,594
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,500
% Above Poverty Level83.1%
% Below Poverty Level16.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home11.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone28.2%
Median Gross Rent$832
Median House Value$181,100

Ancestry

Irish17.8%
English16.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.7%
Italian6.5%
French Except Basque4.3%
Polish2.6%
Scottish2.6%
Russian2.4%
Lithuanian1.3%
Welsh1.3%
Belgian1.1%
Dutch0.9%
Swedish0.6%
German0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Greek0.4%
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Fairfield Almanac

CategoryValue
County Adams County
Standard Zip Codes17320
Phone Area Codes717
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude39.78
Approximate Longitude-77.36

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)

StationEISENHOWER NATL HIS SITE
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 39 F
Apr Temp39 to 62 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip42.9 inches
StationCATOCTIN MOUNTAIN PARK
Distance11.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 37 F
Apr Temp41 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 82 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationUNIONVILLE
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp20 to 40 F
Apr Temp38 to 65 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp41 to 67 F
Annual Precip42.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arendtsville847$70,417
Bendersville746$80,526
Carroll Valley3,894$99,485
Gettysburg7,627$44,174
Mont Alto1,765$66,397
Waynesboro10,793$51,830

Fairfield Public Schools

Fairfield Area El Sch
4842 Fairfield Rd
ZIP: 17320
(717) 642-8228
Primary
Total Enrollment 346
Fairfield Area Hs
4840 Fairfield Rd
ZIP: 17320
(717) 642-8228
High
Total Enrollment 369
Fairfield Area Ms
4840 Fairfield Rd
ZIP: 17320
(717) 642-8228
Middle
Total Enrollment 338
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