Fairfield Wayne County, Illinois

Fairfield: City in Illinois, United States

Fairfield locator map
Location of Fairfield on Illinois map.

About

Fairfield is a city located in the county of Wayne in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,154 and a population density of 1,266 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,889 inhabitants.

Wayne County Courthouse in Fairfield image
Wayne County Courthouse in Fairfield
Wayne County Courthouse in Fairfield image

Geography

Fairfield is located at 38°22'44"N 88°21'35"W (38.3789400, -88.3597700).

Fairfield map

Fairfield Quick Facts

Population : 4,889 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Wayne County
Postal code : 62837
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 4.07 km2
Altitude : 456 feet / 139 meters
Capital city : Fairfield is capital of Wayne County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:00:43 (28th October 2021)
Density : 1,201 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.42% (2010-2020)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Fairfield decreased by 5.42% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,154 - census
2011 5,110 -0.86% estimation process
2012 5,100 -0.2% estimation process
2013 5,099 -0.02% estimation process
2014 5,076 -0.45% estimation process
2015 5,038 -0.75% estimation process
2016 5,046 0.16% estimation process
2017 4,998 -0.96% estimation process
2018 4,975 -0.46% estimation process
2019 4,936 -0.79% estimation process
2020 4,889 -0.96% estimation process

Fairfield zip code is 62837. County name: Wayne, County fips: 17191

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People born in Fairfield (5)

People born in Fairfield, including politician William Borah, athlete Charley Borah, United States Army Medal of Honor recipient Harold A. Garman, you can see a list of people who born in Fairfield.

Schools in Fairfield

College & universities near Fairfield, IL

Code Name City ZIP
403469 Frontier Community College Fairfield (IL) 62837

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fairfield, IL

Code Name Address Type
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
EVN Evansville, IN 119 Northwest 6th Street BUS
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL

Post offices near Fairfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Fairfield Post Office Fairfield (IL) 62837

Other places with the same name (23)

Other cities in Wayne County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Wayne County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Cincinnati 8,830 Township in Tazewell County, Illinois
Wayne City 983 City in Illinois, United States of America
Cisne 650 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Barnhill 581 Township in Wayne County, Illinois
Mayberry 471 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Sims 238 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Mount Erie 81 Township in Wayne County, Illinois
Keenes 79 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Johnsonville 76 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Golden Gate 65 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Fairfield distances to largest Illinois cities