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Population (year 2000): 9,509. Estimated population in July 2005: 9,404 (-1.1% change)
Males: 4,575 (48.1%), Females: 4,934 (51.9%)

Jefferson County

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Median resident age: 41.5 years
Median household income: $31,202 (year 2000)
Median house value: $73,200 (year 2000)

Fairfield, IA residents, houses, and apartments details

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Races in Fairfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Black (1.0%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

Ancestries: German (19.5%), English (13.6%), Irish (11.3%), United States (8.2%), Italian (3.3%), Swedish (3.0%).

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Elevation: 778 feet

Land area: 5.7 square miles

Fairfield,

For population 25 years and over in Fairfield

  • High school or higher: 88.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 11.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairfield city

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 50.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 14.5%

5.4% Foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.3% Asia, 1.1% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: -501 (-5.0%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: City, IA Iowa (54.1 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louis, MO St. (202.7 miles www.ZipRealty.com )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (300.1 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: IA (6.7 miles Libertyville, IA (9.0 miles Birmingham, IA (11.9 miles Packwood, Pleasant Plain, IA (12.1 miles) , IA (12.4 miles Richland, IA (13.8 miles Stockport, IA (13.9 miles Batavia, Douds, IA (14.2 miles) .


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 19 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 1997: 19 buildings, average cost: $182,500
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $120,200
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $103,900
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $188,100
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $108,400
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $180,100

Latitude: 41.01 N, Longitude: 91.97 W

Area code: 641


Fairfield, Iowa business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (27.6%), Manufacturing (13.5%), Retail trade (12.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,658 (+28.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,874 (81.4%)


 

Crime in Fairfield by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Murders 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 10.5 0.0
Rapes 4 3 0 1 0
    per 100,000 42.1 31.5 0.0 10.5 0.0
Robberies 1 2 0 0 0
    per 100,000 10.5 21.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Assaults 15 32 16 15 24
    per 100,000 157.7 336.5 168.3 157.7 252.4
Burglaries 95 75 84 78 79
    per 100,000 999.1 788.7 883.4 820.3 830.8
Thefts 300 310 256 267 214
    per 100,000 3154.9 3260.1 2692.2 2807.9 2250.5
Auto thefts 25 19 17 16 18
    per 100,000 262.9 199.8 178.8 168.3 189.3
268.7 287.8 217.5 229.5 213.8


Average climate in Fairfield, Iowa

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fairfield,

Fairfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Iowa state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1967, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the Fairfield city center .

On 1/24/1967, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Zach Silverman - College basketball player (Youngstown State Penguins).


Main business address for: EVEREST FUND L P ([6221]).


Hospital/medical center in Fairfield:
  • JEFFERSON COUNTY HOSPITAL (400 HIGHLAND)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Fairfield:
  • VAN BUREN COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; KEOSAUQUA, IA)
  • KEOKUK COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (about 28 miles; SIGOURNEY, IA)
  • HENRY COUNTY HEALTH CENTER (about 28 miles; MOUNT PLEASANT, IA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Fairfield:
  • OTTUMWA INDUSTRIAL (about 33 miles; OTTUMWA, IA; ID: OTM)
  • SOUTHEAST IOWA REGIONAL (about 62 miles; BURLINGTON, IA; ID: BRL)
  • THE EASTERN IOWA (about 63 miles; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; ID: CID)
Other public-use airports nearest to Fairfield:
  • FAIRFIELD MUNI (about 3 miles; FAIRFIELD, IA; ID: FFL)
  • KEOSAUQUA MUNI (about 19 miles; KEOSAUQUA, IA; ID: 6K9)
  • WASHINGTON MUNI (about 28 miles; WASHINGTON, IA; ID: AWG)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 11 $31,397 $34,251 0 $0
Sewerage 3 $10,698 $42,792 1 $1,012
Streets and Highways 9 $26,517 $35,356 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 7 $17,362 $29,763 27 $25,598
Firefighters 18 $40,901 $27,267 0 $0
Local Libraries 6 $13,133 $26,266 4 $2,993
Police - Other 6 $11,787 $23,574 1 $1,734
Police Protection - Officers 12 $37,047 $37,047 0 $0
Other Government Administration 4 $13,036 $39,108 7 $6,412
Totals for Government 76 $201,879 $31,875 40 $37,749


College/University in Fairfield:
  • MAHARISHI UNIVERSITY OF MANAGEMENT (Full-time enrollment: 668; Location: 1000 N 4TH ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.mum.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairfield:
  • INDIAN HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 32 miles; OTTUMWA, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,744)
  • UNIVERSITY OF IOWA (about 54 miles; IOWA CITY, IA; FT enrollment: 24,766)
  • TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 71 miles; KIRKSVILLE, MO; FT enrollment: 5,922)
  • KIRKWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 89 miles; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; FT enrollment: 7,991)
  • WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 98 miles; MACOMB, IL; FT enrollment: 11,096)
  • AUGUSTANA COLLEGE (about 103 miles; ROCK ISLAND, IL; FT enrollment: 2,220)
  • EASTERN IOWA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT (about 103 miles; DAVENPORT, IA; FT enrollment: 4,180)
Public high school in Fairfield:
  • FAIRFIELD HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 657; Location: 605 E BROADWAY; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high schools in Fairfield:
  • MAHARISHI SCHOOL OF THE AGE OF (Students: 536; Location: 804 NORTH THIRD STREET; Grades: PK - 12)
  • SUBURBAN HGTS BAPTIST CHURCH (Students: 84; Location: PO BOX 107; Grades: KG - 12)
  • FAIRFIELD CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 58; Location: 2009 S MAIN ST; Grades: KG - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Fairfield:
  • FAIRFIELD MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 500; Location: 404 W FILLMORE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 309; Location: 1000 S 6TH; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WASHINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 276; Location: 406 E MADISON; Grades: KG - 05)
  • LINCOLN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 119; Location: 401 W STONE; Grades: KG - 05)
Library in Fairfield:
  • FAIRFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $443,623; Location: 104 W. ADAMS; 65,537 books; 3,787 audio materials; 2,368 video materials; 245 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Fairfield: Jefferson County Fairgrounds (A), Fairfield (B), Fairfield Golf and Country Club (C), Walton Golf Club (D), McLaughlin Computer Science Center (E), Howard Dormitory (F), Annapurna Dining Hall (G), Recreation Center (H), Bagambhrini Golden Dome (I), Henn Mansion (J), High Rise 140 (K), High Rise 141 (L), High Rise 142 (M), High Rise 143 (N), High Rise 144 (O), Yagyavalkya Learning Center (P), Ted Dreier Building (Q), Student Union (R), Jefferson County Courthouse (S), Jefferson County Law Enforcement Center (T).

Churches in Fairfield include: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Fairfield United Methodist Church (B), Faith Baptist Church (C), Saint Peter Episcopal Church (D), Immanuel Lutheran Church (E), Assembly of God Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), First Christian Church (H).

Cemeteries: Memorial Lawn Cemetery (1), Evergreen Cemetery (2).

Reservoirs: Walton Lake (A), Reservoir Number One (B).

Parks in Fairfield include: O B Nelson Park (1), Waterworks Park (2), Little League Park (3), Pumphery Park (4), Southwood Park (5), First Iowa State Fair 1854 Historical Marker (6), Howard Park (7), Forest Park (8), Utopia Park (9).

Post office: (A).  


Fairfield compared to Iowa state average:
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairfield:
  • KMCD (1570 AM; 0 kW; FAIRFIELD, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • KXEL (1540 AM; 50 kW; WATERLOO, IA; Owner: KXEL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSUI (910 AM; 5 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF IOWA)
  • KCJJ (1630 AM; 10 kW; IOWA CITY, IA; Owner: RIVER CITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMT (600 AM; 5 kW; CEDAR RAPIDS, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KPSZ (940 AM; 10 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC)
  • KBIZ (1240 AM; 1 kW; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairfield:
  • KHOE (90.5 FM; FAIRFIELD, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD EDUCATIONAL RADIO STATION)
  • W272AL (102.3 FM; FAIRFIELD, IA; Owner: FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KIIK-FM (95.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, IA; Owner: FAIRFIELD MEIDA GROUP, INC.)
  • KRKN (104.3 FM; ELDON, IA; Owner: O-TOWN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairfield:
  • KYOU-TV (Channel 15; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: WAITT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTVO (Channel 3; KIRKSVILLE, MO; Owner: KTVO LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • K54AF (Channel 54; KEOSAUQUA, ETC., IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K55GS (Channel 55; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K45EE (Channel 45; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K49DX (Channel 49; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K33AA (Channel 33; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: IOWA PUBLIC BROADCASTING BOARD)
  • K65GA (Channel 65; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K21EM (Channel 21; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K31ED (Channel 31; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K53FC (Channel 53; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K58ER (Channel 58; OTTUMWA, IA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

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