Fairfield Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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Fairfield Township
Location in Tippecanoe County
Location in Tippecanoe County
Coordinates: 40°25′36″N 86°51′18″W / 40.42667°N 86.85500°W / 40.42667; -86.85500Coordinates: 40°25′36″N 86°51′18″W / 40.42667°N 86.85500°W / 40.42667; -86.85500
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 28.06 sq mi (72.7 km2)
 • Land 27.57 sq mi (71.4 km2)
 • Water 0.49 sq mi (1.3 km2)  1.75%
Elevation 673 ft (205 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 51,113
 • Density 1,854/sq mi (716/km2)
ZIP codes 47901, 47904, 47905, 47906, 47909
GNIS feature ID 453286
Website http://fairfieldtownship.us/

Fairfield Township is one of thirteen townships in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 51,113 and it contained 24,527 housing units.[1]


Ely Homestead was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.06 square miles (72.7 km2), of which 27.57 square miles (71.4 km2) (or 98.25%) is land and 0.49 square miles (1.3 km2) (or 1.75%) is water.[1]

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains ten cemeteries: Davis, Greenbush, Isley, Lafayette City Burial Grounds, Rest Haven Memorial Park, Sons of Abraham, Spring Vale, Saint Boniface, Saint Joseph's, Saint Marys and Temple Israel.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Aretz Airport (Closed since 1999)

School districts[edit]

  • Lafayette School Corporation
  • Tippecanoe School Corporation

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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