Fairfax is a city located in Marin County California. With a 2020 population of 7,637, it is the 538th largest city in California and the 5020th largest city in the United States. Fairfax is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,605 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Fairfax has a population density of 3,428 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fairfax is $124,616 with a poverty rate of 10.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,956 per month, and the median house value is $858,500. The median age in Fairfax is 47.8 years, 47.6 years for males, and 49.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fairfaxwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 67.08%.
88.53% of Fairfax residents speak only English, while 11.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.96% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairfax is Asian, with 14.46% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairfax is Hispanic, with 6.81% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.38%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fairfax
88.15% of Fairfax residents were born in the United States, with 58.50% having been born in California. 6.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.
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