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Fairfield, Idaho - Basic Facts

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The City of Fairfield had a population of 398 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Fairfield is located at latitude 43.348 and longitude -114.8008 in Camas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fairfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Camas County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,066 feet.

The City of Fairfield (GNIS ID: 2410475) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Fairfield is located within West Camas Division of Camas County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fairfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairfield: New Soldier.

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Fairfield, ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 398
Daytime Population: Workers 300
Daytime Population: Residents 177
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 477
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.20
Population in Households 398
Population in Familes 319
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 452
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $41,482
Average Household Income $61,741
Per Capita Income $27,014


Total Housing Units 248 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 128 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 42 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 79 (31.9%)
Median Home Value $223,333
Average Home Value $256,250


Total Households 169
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 112
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.61% -0.25%
Households -0.56% -0.12%
Families 0.38% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.01%
Per Capita Income   3.03%

Fairfield, ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairfield to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 152 33rd
Population Density # 163 29th
Diversity Index # 128 44th
Median Household Income # 128 44th
Per Capita Income # 39 83rd

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