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

345 HOMES FOR SALE
latest added
24 Sep '22

median price
$ 875K

price / sq. ft.
$ 427

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501 HOMES SOLD / past 6 months
latest sold
24 Sep '22

avg. on market
102 days

sale / list ratio
103.6%

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Homes Styles & Types

home types active
homes
median
price
Single Family 278 $ 1.56M
Condos 51 $ 837K
Multi Family 16 $ 949K
home styles active
homes
median
price
Townhouse 33 $ 946K
Antique 5 $ 2.07M
Victorian 2 $ 4.50M
Contemporary 9 $ 1.75M
Mediterranean 2 $ 5.77M
Colonial 147 $ 2.15M
Cottage 4 $ 801K
premium active
homes
median
price
Waterfront 41 $ 2.67M
Luxury 44 $ 5.15M
Mansions 22 $ 6.06M

Homes for Sale in Fairfield Market Analysis

Most expensive home

$17,900,000
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Average sale price

$1,426,008

Median sale price

$875,000

Cheapest home

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Dollars on market

$ 492M

Sale / List ratio

103.6%

Newest homes built in

2023
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Average construction year

1968

Median construction year

1963

Oldest homes built in

1817
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Biggest home

17,735 square feet
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Average home surface

2,987 square feet

Median home surface

2,500square feet

Smallest home

761 square feet
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Neighborhoods

Fairfield, CT has 14 neighborhoods.
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Top Neighborhoods

Most expensive neighborhood Fairfield Beach $ 1.40M median price
Most affordable neighborhood Lake Mohegan $ 479K median price
With most homes on the market Fairfield Beach 65 homes for sale
With most recently sold homes University 101 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.

101 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Fairfield Beach

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

83 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Brooklawn

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

73 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Greenfield Hills

One of the town's historic neighborhoods, this part of town is well known for its Dogwood Festival.

62 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...

54 homes recently sold see neighborhood

Condo Complexes

Fairfield, CT has 61 condo complexes.
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Top Condo Complexes

Hampshire Commons

Fairfield

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Town Ridge

Fairfield

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The Pod

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Studio Apt

Bedrooms
0, 1, 2, 3

Year built
1970, 1971

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176 Main

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Colonial

Bedrooms
2

Year built
1980

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The Beach

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
2, 3

Year built
1983 - 1986

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Woodfield Village

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
1, 2, 3

Year built
1935 - 1986

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Fairfield Manor

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
1, 2

Year built
1970

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Lover's Park

Fairfield

Bedrooms

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Village At Southport

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
3

Year built
2017 - 2019

Community
Gated

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Edge Hill

Fairfield

Unit Styles
Townhouse

Bedrooms
2

Year built
1986

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