Fairfield, PA is a small, welcoming community in Adams County that boasts a tremendous amount of history. Sitting on the site of one of the battles of the Gettysburg Campaign, Fairfield has a number of historic buildings (including several that are for sale), that provide a glimpse into the earliest days of our country. Fairfield is not far from the larger communities of Gettysburg and York, making a welcome retreat from city life that is also convenient.
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Fairfield is home to around 500 people, giving it the cozy feeling that those looking to escape the city often crave. Homes in Fairfield offer a pleasing mix of older, established and even historic properties combined with some newer developments. While the city lacks large master-planned communities, due largely to its size, homes in Fairfield are comfortable and welcoming. The average sales price for homes here is just $99,000, making it a great choice for those looking for affordable options. Search the newest real estate listing in Fairfield, PA.
Families who choose homes in Fairfield are able to send their students to Fairfield Area Public Schools. The district operates three schools, Fairfield Area High School, Middle School and Elementary School. Total enrollment for the district is 1,105 students, and the schools offer all of the benefits of a small, close-knit rural community school district. Search homes for sale in Fairfield by school district.
In Fairfield, historic attractions are one of the top things to do. Gettysburg is less than 10 miles from Fairfield, and the city sits on the site of one of the battlefields. The Dobbin House Tavern, built in 1776, still stands in Gettysburg, providing the chance to tour a place that was once a stop on the Underground Railroad. Touring the Gettysburg National Military Park Museum and Visitors Center is always sobering. The Gettysburg Civil War Era Dinner Theater provides an interactive Civil War experience. The restaurants of the historic Fairfield Inn are a local favorite, as are the golf courses at the Liberty Valley Resort or the Mountain View Golf Club.
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