Fairfield, IA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Fairfield, Iowa Info Snack

Population
10,290
Unemployment
8.7%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$114,200
Median Income
$40,920
Median Rent
$681

Fairfield SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Fairfield, IA Crime Report

354
Total Crimes
3,424.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
38.27%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Fairfield
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 354 3,424.6 2,000.2 2,476.7
Violent Crime 16 154.8 266.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 106.4 200.4 250.2
Property Crime 338 3,269.8 1,733.7 2,109.9
Burglary 111 1,073.8 371.1 340.5
Larceny 211 2,041.2 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 16 154.8 163.0 219.9

Fairfield, IA Cost Of Living

83
Fairfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Fairfield Iowa National Average
Overall 83 90 100
Services 89 96 100
Groceries 97 98 100
Health 99 100 100
Housing 59 73 100
Transportation 90 101 100
Utilities 109 98 100

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Rankings for Fairfield in Iowa

Map Of Fairfield, IA

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Population over time in Fairfield

Year Population % Change
2019 10,290 0.7%
2018 10,216 0.9%
2017 10,125 1.8%
2016 9,942 2.1%
2015 9,739 1.3%
2014 9,615 1.7%
2013 9,450 -0.1%
2012 9,462 0.0%
2011 9,460 0.1%
2010 9,451 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fairfield

White
70.5% (7,251)
African American
11.9% (1,224)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.1% (629)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.7% (171)
Two Or More
6.5% (664)
Hispanic
3.4% (351)
Race Fairfield IA USA
White 70.5% 85.7% 60.7%
African American 11.9% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 6.1% 2.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 1.7% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.5% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.4% 6.0% 18.0%

Gender in Fairfield

Female
51.3% (5,279)
Male
48.7% (5,011)
Gender Fairfield IA USA
Female 51.3% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fairfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (205)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (411)
High School / GED
21.0% (2,160)
Some College
24.0% (2,469)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (926)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (2,263)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,337)
Professional Degree
3.0% (308)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (205)
Education Fairfield IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 12.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Fairfield, Iowa

Less than $10,000
10.9% (111,795)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.0% (92,446)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.0% (123,619)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.7% (110,182)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (146,731)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (185,967)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (96,745)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (104,270)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (23,111)
$200,000 or more
3.3% (34,129)
Income Fairfield IA USA
Less than $10,000 10.9% 5.2% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.0% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.0% 9.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.7% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 14.3% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 15.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 5.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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