Fairfield, Alabama

Population 11,135

Fairfield is located in Jefferson County, AL. The population is 11,135.

There are 6 public schools in Fairfield with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for Fairfield is very low, and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Fairfield is moderate and the median home sales price is $61,750. Detailed and up-to-date Fairfield property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Fairfield include Midfield, Brighton and McDonald Chapel.

Fairfield Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 11.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18.3%

Crime Rate

45.61% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 377
  • Violent Crimes: 902
  • Robbery: 386
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

55.60% Lower than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Fairfield
  • 7.18 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

42 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 29

Unemployment

Moderate 3.3%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $61,750

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6 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 6 K-12 public schools in Fairfield, AL and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Fairfield's schools as Below Average, with an overall D+ rating.

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8 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Fairfield, AL

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$77,450 compared to August 2017
Median Sales Price
$61,750 compared to August 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    18.3%
  • Rented
    32%
  • Owned
    49.7%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

3 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2004, the city of Fairfield, AL issued 3 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2003, the city of Fairfield, AL issued 11 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $672
  • 1 Bedroom: $746
  • 2 Bedrooms: $856
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,140
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,276

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Environmental Hazards

42 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (297/299)
    Fairfield, AL has 99.33% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Fairfield, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Fairfield, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.23°
  • February 47.07°
  • March 56.2°
  • April 64.38°
  • May 71.73°
  • June 80.21°
  • July 81.58°
  • August 80.84°
  • September 75.18°
  • October 63.17°
  • November 53.63°
  • December 46.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Fairfield, AL

Earthquakes
Fairfield, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Fairfield, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Fairfield, AL has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Fairfield, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Fairfield, AL: $34,890

Unemployment

Unemployment in Fairfield is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 3.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.34%
White Collar - 58.66%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Terri A. Sewell

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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0 Cemeteries view all

  • No Cemeteries found in Fairfield, AL

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Fairfield, AL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Fairfield, AL
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