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Fairfield, Montana - Basic Facts

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The Town of Fairfield had a population of 706 as of July 1, 2017. Fairfield ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Montana. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fairfield is located at latitude 47.6153 and longitude -111.9816 in Teton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Fairfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Teton County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,983 feet.

The Town of Fairfield (GNIS ID: 2412613) 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.

Montana is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Fairfield is located within Fairfield Division of Teton 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.

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


Total Population 706
Daytime Population: Workers 637
Daytime Population: Residents 400
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,037
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.47
Population in Households 706
Population in Familes 601
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2,261
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $46,246
Average Household Income $57,313
Per Capita Income $23,973


Total Housing Units 339 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 225 (66.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 78 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $130,340
Average Home Value $174,778


Total Households 303
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 212
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 -0.04% 0.03%
Households -0.09% 0.0%
Families 0.53% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Fairfield, MT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairfield to the other 364 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Montana 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 # 124 66th
Population Density # 18 95th
Diversity Index # 280 23rd
Median Household Income # 186 49th
Per Capita Income # 262 28th

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