Living in Fairfield, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Fairfield SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

Fairfield, IL Crime Report

106
Total Crimes
2,114.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-17.67%
Below National Average

Fairfield, IL Cost Of Living

82
Fairfield's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Fairfield, Illinois Info Snack

Population
5,077
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
17.6%
Median Home
$66,800
Median Income
$42,787
Median Rent
$609

Fairfield, IL Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Fairfield in Illinois

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Map Of Fairfield, IL

Population over time in Fairfield

Year Population % Change
2017 5,077 1.7%
2016 4,991 1.0%
2015 4,944 1.3%
2014 4,882 -3.9%
2013 5,080 -5.4%
2012 5,372 1.6%
2011 5,285 -2.5%
2010 5,418 -4.0%
2009 5,644 -
Crime/100k Fairfield IL USA
Violent Crime 418.9 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 19.9 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 299.2 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 1695.6 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 159.6 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1476.2 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 59.8 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Fairfield

White
93.3% (4,737)
African American
4.1% (209)
American Indian
0.3% (13)
Asian
0.3% (15)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (87)
Hispanic
0.3% (16)
Race Fairfield IL USA
White 93.3% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 4.1% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.3% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Fairfield, Illinois

Less than $10,000
8.2% (41,771)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.9% (50,084)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.0% (60,890)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (61,098)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (82,088)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (110,559)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (58,189)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.8% (34,705)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (3,740)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (4,572)
Income Fairfield IL USA
Less than $10,000 8.2% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.9% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.0% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.8% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Fairfield

Female
52.6% (2,668)
Male
47.4% (2,409)
Gender Fairfield IL USA
Female 52.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fairfield for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (304)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (355)
High School / GED
36.0% (1,827)
Some College
21.0% (1,066)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (660)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (660)
Master's Degree
3.0% (152)
Professional Degree
1.0% (50)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fairfield IL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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