In 2017, Fairfield, IA had a population of 10.1k people with a median age of 35.8 and a median household income of $36,781. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fairfield, IA grew from 9,942 to 10,125, a 1.84% increase and its median household income declined from $38,906 to $36,781, a -5.46% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fairfield, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.83%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (7.22%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (6.43%), and White (Hispanic) (3.55%). N/A% of the people in Fairfield, IA speak a non-English language, and 87% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fairfield, IA are Maharishi University of Management (576 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Fairfield, IA is $104,100, and the homeownership rate is 57.6%. Most people in Fairfield, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 9.58 minutes. The average car ownership in Fairfield, IA is 2 cars per household.