The village of Fairport is just 9 miles from Rochester in Monroe County and also sits on the New York State Erie Canal. The town is a must-visit with scenic views and moreover, its historic charm. It’s known for being a convenient place to live given its close proximity to Rochester and the surrounding areas.
The tree-lined streets are paired with beautiful older homes. Not only does Fairport have a small-town feel but also modern conveniences just a short walk away. Just outside the village, you’ll find subdivisions and larger lots. The mix of housing options makes the area appealing to those wishing to mix small-town life with the convenience of being close to the City of Rochester.
Parks and Activities
Residents and visitors enjoy the Village’s canal access and also a docking facility. In addition, Fairport’s canal-side parks are a favorite for boating, kayaking, biking, and walking. To check out the day’s conditions the Village of Fairport hosts a live webcam of the canal. Residents use the live webcams to plan their outings and activities.
The Village of Fairport has more information on boating and also other activities. Visit The Village of Fairport Information Site. The village offers many programs and activities for its residents.
Shopping and dining are found in the village and also at Packett’s Landing. In addition to shopping, Packett’s Landing also has two floors of local businesses. To support Fairport businesses please visit https://finditinfairport.com/. There you will find information on events, local shops, and restaurants. There’s always a lot going on in the village so make sure you check out the village information site regularly.
- Four elementary schools
- Two schools serving grades 6-8
- One school for 9th graders
- One high school for 10th-12th graders
To learn more about the school district visit: Fairport Central School District.
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