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

Population2000201020182023
City of Fairmont10,90410,66610,43010,104

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Population by Age

Population201020182023
0-4673596580
5-9601594575
10-14609563577
15-19577533530
20-24565581520
25-29605609555
30-34546584589
35-39537522531
40-44566489512
45-49735557488
50-54839664552
55-59780782623
60-64670778747
65-69540698752
70-74435565627
75-79407426496
80-84414322349
85+567566502
18+8,3878,3248,020
Median Age454646

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Population by Race

City of Fairmont2018
Total10,430.000
White Alone93.370
Black Alone0.980
American Indian Alone0.350
Asian Alone0.810
Pacific Islander Alone0.050
Some Other Race2.430
Two or More Races2.020
Hispanic Origin6.500
Diversity Index23.400

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Growth Rate

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

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020182023
Households4,7044,8124,7064,558
Housing Units5,0385,2515,2225,235
Owner Occupied Units3,1993,176
Renter Occupied Units1,5071,382
Vacant Units516677

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Home Value

City of Fairmont20182023
Median Home Value$122,911$127,952
Average Home Value$145,297$157,321
<$50,000395396
$50,000 - $99,999854799
$100,000 - $149,999766703
$150,000 - $199,999589556
$200,000 - $249,999234235
$250,000 - $299,99991105
$300,000 - $399,999220306
$400,000 - $499,9991724
$500,000 - $749,9991626
$1,000,000 +1116

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later0
2000-2009241
1990-1999324
1980-1989561
1970-1979926
1960-1969575
1950-1959714
1940-1949499
1939 or Before1,419

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

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Income
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Income

City of Fairmont20182023
Median Household$48,141$51,218
Average Household$63,754$71,661
Per Capita$28,984$32,540

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Household Income Base

City of Fairmont2018
<$15,000712
$15,000 - $24,999532
$25,000 - $34,999539
$35,000 - $49,999631
$50,000 - $74,9991,064
$75,000 - $99,999448
$100,000 - $149,999496
$150,000 - $199,999131
$200,000+155

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+4,987
In-County Residents4,264
Out-of-County Residents553
Drive Alone3,968
Carpooled529
Public Transport100
Work at Home121
Less than 5 minutes362
5-9 minutes1,811
10-14 minutes1,058
15-19 minutes500
20-24 minutes364
25-29 minutes116
30-34 minutes260
35-39 minutes49
40-44 minutes25
45-59 minutes99
60-89 minutes152
90+ minutes70
Average Travel Time15

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees8,221
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt54
Mining0
Utilities25
Construction114
Manufacturing1,119
Wholesale Trade270
  
Retail Trade1,336
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers166
Furn & Home Furnish Str15
Electronics & Appl Store34
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip108
Food & Beverage Stores415
Health/Pers Care Stores87
Gasoline Stations47
Clothing/Accessory Store28
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music28
General Merchandise Str359
Misc Store Retailers49
Nonstore Retailers0
  
Transportation/Warehouse160
Information104
  
Finance & Insurance336
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn106
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv145
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other85
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing147
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv210
Legal Services76
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises15
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt156
Educational Services474
HealthCare/Social Assist1,660
Arts/Entertainment/Rec155
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs746
Accommodation118
Food Srv/Drinking Places628
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin585
Auto Repair/Maintenance66
Public Administration Emp555

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

Educational Attainment (25+)

City of Fairmont2018
Some High School490
Graduated High School2,695
Associates Degree813
Bachelor's Degree1,194
Graduate Degree337

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses697
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus8
Mining Bus0
Utilities Bus2
Construction Bus31
Manufacturing Bus35
Wholesale Trade Bus22
  
Retail Trade Bus108
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus23
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus4
Electronics & Appl Store Bus6
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus11
Food & Beverage Stores Bus10
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus15
Gasoline Stations Bus4
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus9
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus5
General Merchandise Str Bus4
Misc Store Retailers Bus15
Nonstore Retailers Bus2
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus14
Information Bus11
  
Finance & Insurance Bus52
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus8
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus14
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus30
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus33
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus43
Legal Services Bus12
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus1
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus23
Educational Services Bus15
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus67
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus16
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus32
Accommodation Bus6
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus26
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus106
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus17
Public Administration Bus63

Source: ESRI, 2018-11-01

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