Fairfield, CT is a 70-minute train ride to Grand Central with three stations in town.

Population: 61, 523


  • Brooklawn/Melville
  • Fairfield Center
  • Fairfield Beach
  • Grasmere
  • Greenfield Hill
  • Lake Mohegan
  • Southport
  • Stratfield
  • Tunxis Hill
  • University

Schools: Check out greatschools.org to learn more about schools listed below.

Elementary Schools:

Burr, Dwight, Holland Hill, Jennings, McKinley, Mill Hill, North Stratfield, Osborn Hill, Riverfield, Sherman, Stratfield

Middle Schools:

Fairfield Woods, Roger Ludlowe, Tomlinson

High Schools:

Fairfield Ludlowe, Fairfield Warde


Fairfield University, Sacred Heart University

 Private Schools:

Fairfield Country Day School, Eagle Hill Schol, Unquowa, Fairfield Prep, Notre Dame, St. Thomas Aquinas,

Local Clubs:

  • Community Sailing Club
  • Scandinavian Club
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Gaelic-American Club
  • Junior Women’s Club

 Parks & Recreation

  • Fairfield Audubon Society & Bird Sanctuary
  • Lake Mohegan – includes hiking trails
  • Southport Park – hiking trails and natural playground
  • Sportsplex – includes ice skating, martial arts, indoor field sports, dance studio gymnastics, rock climbing, physical therapy, restaurants, coffee shops, and the following fitness studios:
    • Bar Method
    • Fit club
    • Fit Cycle
    • Fairfield Hot Yoga
    • Elliptica
    • Fairfield Fitness for Women


  • Sasco
  • Jennings
  • Penfield
  • Southport
  • Pink Creek


  • South Benson Marina (includes 600 boat slips)
  • Ye Yacht Yard provides boat launch services and access to moorings in Southport Harbor and location for Community Sailing of Fairfield

Arts & Entertainment

  • Fairfield Theater Company
  • Fairfield Museum and History Center
  • Gallery of Contemporary Art at Sacred Heart University
  • Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts on the campus of Fairfield University
  • The Bellarmine Museum of Art – Fairfield University
  • The Gazeo on Sherman Town Green & Jennings Beach both host free concerts throughout the summer

Top Restaurants:

Greenfield Hill:

  • Bonda Restaurant
  • Greenfield Hill Market

Fairfield Center:

  • Bodega Taco Bar
  • Centro
  • The Chelsea
  • Colony Grill
  • Fin
  • Kiraku
  • Brick & Wood
  • Mecha Noodle Bar
  • Old Post Tavern
  • Quattro Pazzi
  • Wild Rice


  • Artisan
  • Geronimo
  • Gray Goose
  • Martel Restaurant & Bar
  • Safita
  • Paci

Tunxis Hill/Black Rock

  • Little Pub
  • Liana’s Trattoria
  • Chips Restaurant
  • Craft 260
  • Little Goose
  • Walrus & Carpenter

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