Fairfield is a gorgeous, dynamic community that embraces peaceful living, historic preservation, and seaside magic without forgoing cultural opportunities and big city experiences. With New York City a mere hour away, Fairfield is ideal for commuters who work in Manhattan, but crave the tranquility of a vibrant coastal community.
Families love Fairfield not only for its diverse residential neighborhoods, such as Southport, Beach, University, Greenfield Hill, Lake Hills, Stratfield, and Tunis Hill, but also for its top-rated public and private schools as well as its options for higher education. Students attending the public schools in this community receive stellar education in a school district that is considered one of the best in the country. There are two public high schools, Fairfield Warde and Fairfield Ludlowe, three middle schools, and 11 elementary schools. There are also a handful of Catholic schools as well as non-parochial, private school options. Fairfield is also home to Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University. In this community, residents are treated to fine dining experiences, exquisite shopping, theaters, museums and five unique beaches.
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