Fairfield County boasts 30 miles of beautiful coastline, and it’s only a stones throw from New York City. With it’s rolling hills and picturesque New England countryside Fairfield County is the perfect place to visit or live. Fairfield County, Ct. is a place where the shore, country and city come together to create a unique getaway destination to discover. The Housatonic River flows into Long Island Sound and separates Fairfield county and New Haven county. Three major north-south roadways are Route 15 (Merritt Turnpike), I-95 , and US Route 1.