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Fairfield, Wisconsin
Latitude and Longitude:

Latitude: 42.6333469

Longitude: -88.7728836 - See more at:
Fairfield (community), Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Fairfield (community), Wisconsin
Fairfield (community), Wisconsin
Location in Wisconsin
Fairfield (community), Wisconsin is located in the United States
Fairfield (community), Wisconsin
Fairfield (community), Wisconsin
Location in the United States
Country  United States
State  Wisconsin
County Walworth
279 m (915 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 262
GNIS feature ID 1564806

Fairfield is an unincorporated community located in the towns of Bradford in Rock County and Darien in Walworth County, Wisconsin, United States.


The earliest reference to Fairfield is a description from John W. Hunt's 1853 Wisconsin Gazetteer: "FAIRFIELD, P. O., (Maxson's Mtill), in town of Bradford, county of Rock, on section 13, town 2 N., of range 15 E. It is 11 miles southeast from county seat, and 50 miles east of south from Madison. Population 100, 12 dwellings, 2 stores, 1 grist mill, and Presbyterian and Baptist denominations. It is on Turtle Creek, 16 miles from Beloit, and on the county line between Rock and Walworth, 9 miles from the state line. The first settler was Joseph Maxson."

Fairfield also has a cemetery, Fairfield/Pioneer Cemetery, located on east side of County Highway C, Sec 1. It is an active cemetery with 72 burials.

  • Source: U.S. Geographic Names Information Server
  • Source: Hunt, John W. Wisconsin Gazetteer (Madison, 1853)
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