Fairfax, Minnesota Population 2022

1,110
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Fairfax is a city located in Renville County Minnesota. Fairfax has a 2020 population of 1,110. Fairfax is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually and its population has decreased by -9.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,232 in 2010.

The average household income in Fairfax is $54,601 with a poverty rate of 6.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $441 per month, and the median house value is $81,800. The median age in Fairfax is 37.5 years, 33.9 years for males, and 39.8 years for females.

Fairfax Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fairfaxwas:

  • White: 80.53%
  • Other race: 14.19%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Asian: 1.94%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairfax, Minnesota is 1,110 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,110.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,232.

Fairfax, Minnesota Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91480.53%
Asian221.94%
Some Other Race16114.19%
Two or More Races383.35%
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Fairfax Population by Race

Fairfax Population Pyramid 2022

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Fairfax Median Age

38.6


Total

35.8


Male

45.1


Female

Fairfax Adults

There are 842 adults, (256 of whom are seniors) in Fairfax.

Fairfax Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

43.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairfax Sex Ratio

Female

586

51.63%

Male

549

48.37%

Fairfax Population by Age

Fairfax Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fairfax Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.6%3.4%
All81.6%18.4%
Female81.3%18.8%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Male41.7%58.3%

81.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairfax Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4412.4781.6
Married2323.3496.6
Male242.6741.7
Female163.3181.3
Non Family1691.1766.9

3.23

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Fairfax Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade253.27%
9th to 12th Grade486.28%
High School Graduate29438.48%
Some College24131.54%
Associates Degree8110.60%
Bachelors Degree597.72%
Graduate Degree162.09%
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Fairfax Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fairfax Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White67863175
Asian99
2+ Races99
Other Race6842
Hispanic6842

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.06%.

Fairfax Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,724$48,487$31,964
Less Than 9th Grade$41,250$42,222$
High School Graduate$42,333$49,038$25,833
Some College$37,917$43,750$33,125
Bachelors Degree$47,813$49,844$36,023
Graduate Degree$$116,563$

$40,724

Average Earnings

$48,487

Average Male

$31,964

Average Female

Fairfax Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fairfax Language by Age

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Fairfax Language

89.90% of Fairfax residents speak only English, while 10.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.37% of the population.

Fairfax Language

Fairfax Poverty by Race

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6.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.98%

Male Poverty Rate

7.57%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairfax

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairfax is White, with 8.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairfax is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.86%.

Fairfax Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.08%
High School3.72%
Some College7.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Fairfax Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed1.72%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Fairfax Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fairfax Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,750$60,124
Families$68,106$76,478
Married Families$68,864-
Non Families$30,114$32,849
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Income by Household Type

Fairfax Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairfax Married by Age and Sex

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Fairfax Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Fairfax Marital Status by Race

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Fairfax Marital Status

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55

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War
Vietnam30
Korea12
World War II

Fairfax Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 348
35 to 54
55 to 644
65 to 7424
75+19

Fairfax Veterans by Age

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Fairfax Veterans by Race

Fairfax Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairfax Veterans by Education

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58.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.6%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Fairfax Employment by Age

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Fairfax Employment by Race

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Fairfax Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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72.07%

Born in Fairfax

94.01%

Native Born

5.99%

Foreign Born

5.64%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.01% of Fairfax residents were born in the United States, with 72.07% having been born in Minnesota. 5.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fairfax Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2320.00%
20111,212-20-1.62%
20121,199-13-1.07%
20131,183-16-1.33%
20141,171-12-1.01%
20151,158-13-1.11%
20161,142-16-1.38%
20171,14640.35%
20181,138-8-0.70%
20191,131-7-0.62%
20201,124-7-0.62%
20211,117-7-0.62%
20221,110-7-0.63%

Fairfax Population by Year