Fairfield County, CT
Fairfield County covers an area of 837 mi², is found in the southwestern corner of Connecticut, and has a population of 943,823. Established in 1666, Fairfield has no county seat. The area experiences an average of 50 inches of rain, 33 inches of snow, and 175 days of sunshine per year. Fairfield is sometimes known as the Gold Coast, due to the density of affluent communities.