Homes & Places to Live in Fairfield, CT

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Fairfield is a town on Connecticut’s Gold Coast and one of the best places to live in New England. Established in 1634 by Roger Ludlow, who bought the land from the Native inhabitants, the town’s population grew and supported itself through agriculture and fishing, as well as local and regional commerce. From the land that was originally established as Fairfield, many towns emerged over the years- Redding, Westport, Weston and Norwalk. In the early 1800s, the railroad came to town and the agricultural community quickly changed to a middle-class one. As the munitions industry developed in nearby towns, Fairfield witnessed a large influx of workers who bought land and moved here, increasing the town’s population.
Today, Fairfield has grown into a powerful Connecticut town, and is known for the incredible facilities and opportunities that it provides. From areas with modest homes to some of the most expensive neighborhoods in the country- Southport and Greenfield Hills- Fairfield has everything you could wish for in a town. Besides being one of the greatest seaside communities in Connecticut, there are several areas in Fairfield where large corporations, like General Electric- have their headquarters. Known as “The Dogwood Capital” of the world, the town offers great transportation services, a variety of job opportunities, and enough facilities to fit everyone’s needs.
When it comes to recreational facilities, the town of Fairfield is definitely a winner. With five beaches, a beautiful lake, a Marina, and a great number of golf courses and country clubs, residents have everything they need close at hand. In addition, the town is mainly concerned with children’s future and it offers outstanding educational opportunities, from elementary schools to universities, everything in Fairfield is top notch. Besides, many sports programs are available on the town’s tennis courts, and the local YMCA locations. If you are one to like the more agitated lifestyle and can’t live without shopping or sipping your favorite coffee all day long, don’t worry; plenty of trendy shops, wine shops, coffee shops, restaurants and even antique stores are available in town.
Living in Fairfield is amazing, as it is a town that offers both modern resources to improve your life, but also opportunities for relaxation, culture, art, and general growth. Whether you prefer a modest location or an expensive neighborhood, Fairfield has so much to offer that it is impossible not to like it.

Fairfield Demographic Details :


Homes for Sale

267 HOMES FOR SALE
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median price
$ 840K

price / sq. ft.
$ 416

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373 HOMES SOLD / past 6 months
latest sold
27 May '22

avg. on market
52 days

sale / list ratio
102.1%

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Homes Styles & Types

home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 222 $ 1.43M
Condos 28 $ 680K
Multi Family 17 $ 815K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 17 $ 718K
Antique 3 $ 1.69M
Victorian 3 $ 3.60M
Contemporary 7 $ 1.88M
Mediterranean 2 $ 5.77M
Colonial 123 $ 1.87M
Cottage 2 $ 2.45M
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 25 $ 2.34M
Luxury 35 $ 4.42M
Mansions 14 $ 5.53M

Homes for Sale in Fairfield Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$17,900,000
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Average sale price

$1,312,655

Median sale price

$839,900

Cheapest home

$169,000 Search cheapest homes

Dollars on market

$ 350M

Sale / List ratio

102.1%

Newest homes built in

2022
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Average construction year

1964

Median construction year

1959

Oldest homes built in

1720
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Biggest home

17,735 square feet
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Average home surface

2,909 square feet

Median home surface

2,402square feet

Smallest home

720 square feet
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Neighborhoods

Fairfield, CT has 14 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Fairfield Beach $ 1.50M median price
Most affordable neighborhood Brooklawn $ 460K median price
With most homes on the market University 49 homes for sale
With most recently sold homes University 80 sold in last 90 days

Best Selling Neighborhoods

University

Located in the surrounding area of Fairfield University, this charming area of town is also closeby to the center of town.

80 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Brooklawn

This neighborhood is located around the Brooklawn Country Club, where members can play golf, racquet sports, and swim.

54 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Fairfield Beach

Located along the Long Island Sound, homes along the beach boast beautiful views.

50 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Southport

Settled in 1639 and located along Long Island Sound, this historic neighborhood features many beautiful homes.

40 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Stratfield

Located between Brooklawn Country Club and Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course, this quiet neighborhood is also located close to shopping at Black Rock T...

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Condo Complexes

Fairfield, CT has 61 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes

176 Main

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Colonial

Bedrooms
2

Year built
1980

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Post Road Lofts

Fairfield

Bedrooms
1, 2

Year built
2020

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Southport Villa

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
1

Year built
1954, 2000

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Hampshire Commons

Fairfield

Bedrooms

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Kelly Commons

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
3, 4

Year built
2006

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Crestwood

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
3

Year built
1987

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Blake Commons

Fairfield

Bedrooms

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Audubon Village

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse, High Rise

Bedrooms
1, 2

Year built
1986

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Harbour House

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Ranch

Bedrooms
0, 1

Year built
2018

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Roseville Commons

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse, Half Duplex

Bedrooms
3

Year built
2006

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