Fairfield, ME Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,224 housing units in Fairfield. This represents a 2.9% decline from 1,261 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,224 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fairfield is about 61.4%. Fairfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 9.3%. Average household size is 2.23 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fairfield were built after 1939.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.30%
One Bedroom18.10%
Two Bedrooms15.50%
Three Bedrooms43.50%
Four Bedrooms18.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$67,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$55,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.96
Median year structure was built1939

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage2.40%
Home Equity Loan7.60%
Simple Mortgage41.90%
Debt Free48.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.5%