Fairfield, Victoria's Premier Neighbourhood

Fairfield is a true gem for anyone looking for the perfect blend of serene residential charm and vibrant community life. This delightful area, known for its scenic beauty and relaxed atmosphere, is a favourite among locals and visitors alike.


As you meander through Fairfield's quaint streets, you can't help but be captivated by its character. The neighbourhood is dotted with charming heritage homes, each telling its own story, and beautifully landscaped gardens that add to the area's allure. The mix of historical architecture and modern conveniences creates a unique backdrop that appeals to a diverse range of people. 


One of the most beloved aspects of Fairfield is its abundance of natural spaces. The area's crown jewel is Beacon Hill Park, a sprawling green oasis offering everything from picturesque gardens and walking trails to a delightful children's farm. It's a place where you can reconnect with nature, enjoy a picnic, or simply unwind. For those who love the ocean, the Dallas Road waterfront provides breathtaking views and a perfect spot for leisurely walks, beachcombing, or kite flying.


Fairfield isn't just about natural beauty; it's also a hub for community activities and cultural events. The Fairfield Gonzales Community Association plays a pivotal role in bringing residents together, hosting various events and workshops that foster a sense of belonging and creativity. Seasonal events like the Moss Street Paint-In are community highlights, showcasing local art in a vibrant outdoor setting.


When it comes to dining and shopping, Fairfield offers a variety of options. The local shopping centers and individual boutiques provide everything from daily necessities to unique finds. The culinary scene in Fairfield is diverse, featuring cozy cafes, family-friendly restaurants, and fine dining establishments. Whether you're in the mood for a coffee, a quick bite, or a gourmet meal, you'll find something to satisfy your taste buds.


Fairfield's community is welcoming and inclusive, making it an ideal place for families, professionals, and retirees. The neighbourhood boasts excellent schools and community centers, offering programs that cater to all ages and interests. Its close proximity to downtown Victoria means that you have easy access to the city's amenities while enjoying a peaceful, community-oriented lifestyle, a perfect place for your real estate purchase. 


In essence, Fairfield in Victoria, BC, is more than just a neighbourhood; it's a lifestyle. Its natural beauty, historical charm, and active community life make it an appealing destination for those who want to experience the best of Victoria's relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Whether you're planning a visit or looking for a place to call home, Fairfield welcomes you with open arms.



For more information about the municipality of Victoria, check out the city website.

Overview for Fairfield , British Columbia

12,893 people live in Fairfield , where the median age is 49 and the average individual income is $96,716. Data provided by Statistics Canada.


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Around Fairfield , British Columbia

There's plenty to do around Fairfield , including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Explore popular things to do in the area, including Smile Chicken, Terrible Truffles, and The Market Garden.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 0.89 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.9 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.02 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.17 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.24 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 1.65 miles 12 reviews 4.9/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Fairfield , British Columbia

Fairfield has 7,339 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by Statistics Canada. Here’s what the people living in Fairfield do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by Statistics Canada.


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Schools in Fairfield , British Columbia

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The following schools are within or nearby Fairfield . The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by Statistics Canada.
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Christ Church Cathedral School
K - 8th
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Sir James Douglas Elementary
K - 5th
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