City of Fairmont Profile

There are 11,000 people living in Fairmont, which, thanks to a growing immigrant community attracted to the area’s agricultural economy, is on track to becoming increasingly diverse micropolis. There are 4,812 households and 2,816 families residing in the city, with a population density of 349.1 per square mile.

Population
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Population

Population2000201020192024
City of Fairmont10,90410,66610,51310,337

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Population by Age

Population201020192024
0-4673596591
5-9601583571
10-14609573566
15-19577528542
20-24565582536
25-29605631583
30-34546576592
35-39537537530
40-44566489524
45-49735561518
50-54839635567
55-59780783630
60-64670781727
65-69540703758
70-74435616677
75-79407445534
80-84414328378
85+567566514
18+8,3878,4128,248
Median Age454646

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Population by Race

City of Fairmont2019
Total10,513.000
White Alone93.100
Black Alone0.940
American Indian Alone0.410
Asian Alone0.920
Pacific Islander Alone0.050
Some Other Race2.480
Two or More Races2.090
Hispanic Origin6.770
Diversity Index24.200

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Growth Rate

City of Fairmont2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population0%0%
Households0%0%
Families0%0%
Median Household Income%1%
Per Capita Income%2%

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020192024
Households4,7044,8124,7464,666
Housing Units5,0385,2515,2915,304
Owner Occupied Units3,1333,060
Renter Occupied Units1,6131,606
Vacant Units545638

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Home Value

City of Fairmont20192024
Median Home Value$133,675$142,700
Average Home Value$163,553$180,835
<$50,000255240
$50,000 - $99,999852766
$100,000 - $149,999683613
$150,000 - $199,999485439
$200,000 - $249,999407396
$250,000 - $299,999126144
$300,000 - $399,999176231
$400,000 - $499,99993143
$500,000 - $749,9993055
$1,000,000 +00

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later0
2000-2009311
1990-1999275
1980-1989646
1970-1979787
1960-1969529
1950-1959809
1940-1949555
1939 or Before1,450

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Income
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Income

City of Fairmont20192024
Median Household$51,050$53,157
Average Household$73,168$79,318
Per Capita$33,059$35,823

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Household Income Base

City of Fairmont2019
<$15,000608
$15,000 - $24,999501
$25,000 - $34,999466
$35,000 - $49,999740
$50,000 - $74,999926
$75,000 - $99,999632
$100,000 - $149,999451
$150,000 - $199,999149
$200,000+275

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+4,992
In-County Residents4,425
Out-of-County Residents438
Drive Alone3,826
Carpooled568
Public Transport119
Work at Home271
Less than 5 minutes430
5-9 minutes1,955
10-14 minutes964
15-19 minutes602
20-24 minutes149
25-29 minutes83
30-34 minutes210
35-39 minutes42
40-44 minutes0
45-59 minutes66
60-89 minutes122
90+ minutes98
Average Travel Time14

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees8,081
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt53
Mining0
Utilities49
Construction106
Manufacturing1,101
Wholesale Trade205
  
Retail Trade1,024
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers93
Furn & Home Furnish Str19
Electronics & Appl Store18
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip92
Food & Beverage Stores421
Health/Pers Care Stores87
Gasoline Stations34
Clothing/Accessory Store26
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music28
General Merchandise Str159
Misc Store Retailers47
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse155
Information94
  
Finance & Insurance347
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn104
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv128
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other115
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing139
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv216
Legal Services72
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises15
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt154
Educational Services738
HealthCare/Social Assist1,601
Arts/Entertainment/Rec149
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs786
Accommodation118
Food Srv/Drinking Places668
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin587
Auto Repair/Maintenance70
Public Administration Emp543

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

Educational Attainment (25+)

City of Fairmont2019
Some High School273
Graduated High School2,671
Associates Degree781
Bachelor's Degree1,343
Graduate Degree486

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses689
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus8
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus3
Construction Bus27
Manufacturing Bus38
Wholesale Trade Bus20
  
Retail Trade Bus99
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus17
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus5
Electronics & Appl Store Bus4
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus9
Food & Beverage Stores Bus11
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus15
Gasoline Stations Bus3
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus8
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus5
General Merchandise Str Bus3
Misc Store Retailers Bus15
Nonstore Retailers Bus4
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus14
Information Bus10
  
Finance & Insurance Bus51
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus7
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus16
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus28
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus34
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus42
Legal Services Bus11
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus1
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus22
Educational Services Bus19
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus65
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus15
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus35
Accommodation Bus6
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus29
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus106
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus18
Public Administration Bus60

Source: ESRI, 2019-08-30

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