In 2020, Fairfield, IA had a population of 10.3k people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $42,862. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Fairfield, IA grew from 10,290 to 10,327, a 0.36% increase and its median household income grew from $40,920 to $42,862, a 4.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fairfield, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (73%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (14.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.22%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (3.7%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.3%).
None of the households in Fairfield, IA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
85.7% of the residents in Fairfield, IA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fairfield, IA are Maharishi International University (603 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2020, the median property value in Fairfield, IA was $111,800, and the homeownership rate was 62.6%.
Most people in Fairfield, IA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 12.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Fairfield, IA was 2 cars per household.