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-Year-round climate
-Strong economy
-Close to San Francisco


-Cost of living and housing
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes

What Bert Has To Say About Vallejo-Fairfield Metro Area

This area, known also as Solano County, is really a series of residential communities strung along I-80 as it heads east from the San Francisco Bay Area. The string starts with Vallejo (once a gritty port and navy town), which has transformed as a result of Bay Area crowding and high home prices into a fairly desirable commuter community. East across a narrow range of mountains, the land flattens again into the towns of Cordelia, Suisun City and the larger Fairfield and Vacaville.


Suburban complex - Northern California, 30 to 50 miles northeast of San Francisco See Local Real Estate
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City: Fairfield
Zip Codes: 94533, 94534, ... 3 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 15 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Fairfield

    The unemployment rate in Fairfield is 5.30 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fairfield jobs have Increased by 2.81 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Fairfield's cost of living is 41.10% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Fairfield's Cost of Living
    Fairfield's population is 112,970 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 46.31 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 29 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Fairfield is $373,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -27.96%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Fairfield public schools spend $8,242 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.2 students per teacher in Fairfield. Learn more...

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It's a good time to buy in Fairfield. Home Appreciation is up 6.9% in the last 12 months. Browse Fairfield Real Estate.
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Housing Too Expensive

I am finding out the cost of living here in Fairfield is way too high for my retirement. I am looking for a place where the cost of living is in line with my retirement... (Read More)



Up In the Air

The schools have been undergoing some renovations but as for the quality of education, that greatly depends on which schools one attends. Armijo high school has an... (Read More)



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