About the forecast areas
The 2019 population forecast for Fairfield is 6,215, and is forecast to grow to 8,906 by 2041.
Fairfield is an established residential area, with an industrial area in the north-east, and a commercial area along Station Street and Wingrove Street. Fairfield is bounded by Darebin Road in the north, Grange Road and the railway line in the east, Fairfield Road and Heidelberg Road in the south, and Rathmines Street in the west. Part of the suburb of Fairfield is located in the City of Yarra.