Fairfield, Hyde County, North Carolina

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Fairfield, Hyde County,
North Carolina
Fairfield is located in North Carolina
Fairfield
Fairfield
Fairfield is located in the United States
Fairfield
Fairfield
Coordinates: Coordinates: 35°32′29″N 76°13′28″W / 35.54139°N 76.22444°W / 35.54139; -76.22444
CountryUnited States
StateNorth Carolina
CountyHyde
Area
 • Total7.0 sq mi (18.2 km2)
 • Land7.0 sq mi (18.2 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
4 ft (1 m)
Population
 • Total258
 • Density37/sq mi (14.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP Code
27826
Area code(s)252
GNIS feature ID1020191[1]
FIPS code37-22280

Fairfield is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community in Hyde County, North Carolina, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 258.[2]

History[edit]

The Fairfield Historic District was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[3]

Geography[edit]

Fairfield is in northern Hyde County, on the north side of Lake Mattamuskeet. North Carolina Highway 94 passes through the community, leading north 28 miles (45 km) to U.S. Route 64 in Columbia and south across the lake 7 miles (11 km) to U.S. Route 264.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Fairfield CDP has a total area of 7.0 square miles (18.2 km2), all of it recorded as land.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fairfield". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Fairfield CDP, North Carolina". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved December 22, 2017.
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.