Official Website of the

City Of Fairfield

Message from the

Welcome to the online home of Fairfield, Alabama! Thank you for stopping by! We encourage you to read about us and by all means contact us with any questions we can answer for you.

We are proud to be the home of the former state senator Doug Jones and Miles College. We also claim as a part of our heritage celebrities such as Willie Mays, the Controllers, George Lindsay and Cleveland Eaton just to name a few of our hometown heroes.

Message from the Council President

We are a city rich in history with a drive to thrive. We encourage community engagement and involvement; therefore, feel comfortable communicating with your elected officials by email, phone, and attending City Council meetings.
- Herman Carnes, Jr., Council President

City of

Eddie J. Penny

Eddie J. Penny

Stats About

Located on the west side of Jefferson County directly adjacent to the city of Birmingham.

Founded in 1910, incorporated in 1919.

An older city moving in a new direction
Households (2020 census)
0 K
Total population (2020 census)
0 K
Median household income (2020 census)
$ 20000

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Your Goverment

Mayor, Council, City Manager, Committees & Boards

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Public Works

The Fairfield Public Works Department provides maintenance of the City's infrastructure, grounds, and tree care.

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Community Center

City employment issue opportunities are position descriptions are listed.

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Fire Department

Fairfield Fire and Rescue Department provides emergency firefighting services and other life safety services for the City.

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Municpal Court

The Court administers all local laws of the City.

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Civic Center

City employment issue opportunities are position descriptions are listed.

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Police Department

Fairfield Police Department to be the foremost line of defense in protecting the citizens.

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Walter J. Hanna Public Library

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Important Contacts

Contact information for Chamber of Commerce, Housing Authority, etc...

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Forest Hills Community Development Center/Tri-City Pre-K
Robinson Elementary K-2
Glen Oaks Elementary 3-5

C.J. Donald Middle 6-8

Fairfield High Prepatory

Restoration Academy

Miles College

Events & Meetings

Upcoming Events

17 Jun 2024

City Council Meeting

June 17, 2024 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4701 Gary Ave, Fairfield, AL 35064
05 Nov 2024
Election, Meeting

Presidential Election

November 5, 2024 @ 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Various City Locations


Various types of forms and documents for the city.

Online Payments

Online payments for services are coming soon.


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Fairfield City Hall

Hours of Operation

Open Monday – Friday 9am–5pm 

4701 Gary Avenue
Fairfield, AL 35064

Mon – Fri: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

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