Fairfax Franklin County, Vermont

Fairfax: Town in Vermont, United States

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Fairfax is a town located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Vermont. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,285 and a population density of 41 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,917 inhabitants.

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Fairfax is located at 44°39'55"N 73°0'32"W (44.6653300, -73.0087500).

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Fairfax forecast: Scattered rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more

Fairfax Quick Facts

Population : 4,917 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Vermont (United States)
County : Franklin County
Postal code : 05454
Phone Area Codes : 802
Area : 104.7 km2
Altitude : 659 feet / 201 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 00:33:15 (18th October 2021)
Density : 47 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 12.85% (2010-2020)
Weather : 51℉ Scattered Rain Showers 7-days weather


The population of Fairfax increased by 12.85% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,285 - census
2011 4,381 2.19% estimation process
2012 4,401 0.45% estimation process
2013 4,429 0.63% estimation process
2014 4,523 2.08% estimation process
2015 4,591 1.48% estimation process
2016 4,630 0.84% estimation process
2017 4,663 0.71% estimation process
2018 4,753 1.89% estimation process
2019 4,803 1.04% estimation process
2020 4,917 2.32% estimation process

Fairfax zip code is 05454. County name: Franklin, County fips: 50011

People born in Fairfax (2)

People born in Fairfax, including Union Army general Israel Bush Richardson, politician George N. Dale, you can see a list of people who born in Fairfax.

Schools in Fairfax

College & universities near Fairfax, VT

Code Name City ZIP
231059 Saint Michael's College Colchester (VT) 05439
456001 Advanced Welding Institute South Burlington (VT) 05403
231004 O'Briens Aveda Institute Williston (VT) 05495
230852 Champlain College Burlington (VT) 05401
231174 University of Vermont Burlington (VT) 05405-0160

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fairfax, VT

Code Name Address Type
SAB St. Albans station 40 Federal Street RAIL
ESX Essex Junction station 29 Railroad Ave. RAIL
PLB Plattsburgh station Bridge and Dock Sts. RAIL
PRK Port Kent station Hwy 373 & Back Rd RAIL
WAB Waterbury US Hwy 2 and Park Row RAIL

Post offices near Fairfax

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fairfax Post Office Fairfax (VT) 05454
Westford Post Office Westford (VT) 05494
Milton Post Office Milton (VT) 05468
Cambridg Post Office Cambridge (VT) 05444
Jeffersonvill Post Office Jeffersonville (VT) 05464

Other places with the same name (11)

Other cities in Franklin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Franklin County , VT.

City Name Population Title
Swanton 6,574 Town in Franklin County, Vermont, United States
Saint Albans 6,540 Town in Franklin County, Vermont, United States
Richford 2,303 Town in Vermont
Sheldon 2,226 Town in Franklin County, Vermont, United States
Fairfield 1,973 Town in Vermont, United States
Berkshire 1,756 Town in Vermont
Franklin 1,435 City in Franklin County, Idaho, United States
Fletcher 1,348 Town in Vermont
Bakersfield 1,336 Town in Franklin County, Vermont
Enosburg Falls 1,284 Village in town of Enosburgh, Franklin County, Vermont, United States
Montgomery 1,212 Town in Franklin County, Vermont, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Fairfax distances to largest Vermont cities