KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Fairfield, KY

Fairfield, KY is located in Nelson County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Fairfield is about 109 with about 159 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 118.

The Average Home Value is $133,600.00, which is roughly 29% higher than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 29% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $36,417.00, which is roughly 7% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 37% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fairfield is about 6.4%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Nelson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 54.23% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 67.55%
Democratic: 30.92%
Libertarian: 1.15%
Other: 0.37%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 40020
Latitude : 37.936750
Longitude : -85.391801
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 715 ft.
Area Code(s) : 502

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 53.21%
Female Population Estimate : 46.79%
Median Age : 45.5
Male Median Age : 41.5
Female Median Age : 49.5

White Population Estimate : 93.58%
Black Population Estimate : 4.59%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 7.34%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.75%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Other Population Estimate : 5.50%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fairfield specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Nelson County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Nelson County: About 108 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Nelson County is about 3% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 63% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.