Fairfield is the County seat of Solano County.  It is considered the midpoint between San Francisco and Sacramento; approximately 36 miles from the city center of both cities. 

Fairfield was founded in 1856 by clipper ship captain Robert H. Waterman and is named after his hometown of Fairfield, Connecticut.  One of the main streets in Fairfield is named Waterman Drive and Clipper ship Street is another street named for the Founder.  Fairfield  is home to Travis Air Force Base and is the headquarters of Jelly Belly.

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  • Distance to UC Davis Campus: 28 miles
  • Distance to UC Davis Health, Sacramento Campus: 45 miles

Employees in Fairfield

(based on 2015 payroll records of full-time employees)

Employees Number Who Live in Fairfield
UC Davis Campus 82
UC Davis Health, Sacramento Campus 32