Fairhope, Alabama Population 2022

23,907
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Fairhope is a city located in Baldwin County Alabama. Fairhope has a 2020 population of 23,907. Fairhope is currently growing at a rate of 3.08% annually and its population has increased by 6.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,477 in 2010.

The average household income in Fairhope is $108,867 with a poverty rate of 6.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,312 per month, and the median house value is $321,900. The median age in Fairhope is 43.7 years, 42.5 years for males, and 44.7 years for females.

Fairhope Demographics

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

  • White: 90.25%
  • Asian: 2.90%
  • Other race: 2.71%
  • Black or African American: 2.69%
  • Two or more races: 0.73%
  • Native American: 0.71%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairhope, Alabama is 23,907 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 22,477.

Fairhope, Alabama Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010183,1120.00%
2011186,5583,4461.85%
2012190,1453,5871.89%
2013194,8854,7402.43%
2014199,1834,2982.16%
2015202,9393,7561.85%
2016207,6014,6622.25%
2017212,5214,9202.32%
2018217,8555,3342.45%
2019223,2345,3792.41%
2020228,6135,3792.35%
2021233,9925,3792.30%

Fairhope Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White19,88790.25%
Black or African American5922.69%
American Indian and Alaska Native1570.71%
Asian6402.90%
Some Other Race5982.71%
Two or More Races1610.73%
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Fairhope Population by Race

Fairhope Population Pyramid 2022

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Fairhope Median Age

42.4


Total

40.7


Male

45.2


Female

Fairhope Adults

There are 16,229 adults, (5,334 of whom are seniors) in Fairhope.

Fairhope Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

49

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairhope Sex Ratio

Female

11,399

51.73%

Male

10,636

48.27%

Fairhope Population by Age

Fairhope Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fairhope Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married89%11%
All81.1%18.9%
Female78.3%21.7%
Non Family63.2%36.8%

81.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairhope Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,2582.6481.1
Married5,1663.2289
Male1383.67100
Female5903.4178.3
Non Family2,3641.1363.2

3.2

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Fairhope Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3122.05%
9th to 12th Grade3322.18%
High School Graduate1,94312.75%
Some College3,23421.22%
Associates Degree1,3298.72%
Bachelors Degree4,48129.40%
Graduate Degree3,61023.69%
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Fairhope Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fairhope Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian313282206
White13,92513,5487,495
2+ Races787841
Black340309156
Other Race2027977
Hispanic593367193
Native American12353

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 65.81%.

Fairhope Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,043$68,538$40,407
Less Than 9th Grade$19,418$19,289$30,086
High School Graduate$42,336$52,399$41,286
Some College$31,519$41,183$28,203
Bachelors Degree$47,296$70,156$37,813
Graduate Degree$100,724$140,355$61,396

$50,043

Average Earnings

$68,538

Average Male

$40,407

Average Female

Fairhope Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fairhope Language by Age

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Fairhope Language

94.09% of Fairhope residents speak only English, while 5.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.16% of the population.

Fairhope Language

Fairhope Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black55728651.35%
Multiple1614125.47%
Hispanic1,081595.46%
White19,3301,0155.25%
Other2NaN%

6.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.30%

Male Poverty Rate

8.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairhope

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairhope is Black, with 51.35% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.28%.

Fairhope Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.20%
High School5.06%
Some College11.61%
Bachelors or Greater3.14%

Fairhope Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.02%
Male Unemployed10.45%
Female Employed5.00%
Female Unemployed27.45%

Fairhope Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fairhope Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$80,106$113,061
Families$105,269$139,278
Married Families$113,525-
Non Families$27,708$46,274
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Income by Household Type

Fairhope Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairhope Married by Age and Sex

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Fairhope 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.

Fairhope Marital Status by Race

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Fairhope Marital Status

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1,858

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War398
First Gulf War273
Vietnam796
Korea165
World War II59

Fairhope Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34234
35 to 54121
55 to 64329
65 to 74254
75+920

Fairhope Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,73311.64%
Other Race12538.58%
Hispanic12517.12%

Fairhope Veterans by Race

Fairhope Veterans by Education

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0.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairhope Veterans by Education

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54.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Fairhope Employment by Age

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Fairhope Employment by Race

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Fairhope 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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43.76%

Born in Fairhope

94.26%

Native Born

5.74%

Foreign Born

1.84%

Non Citizen

3.90%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.26% of Fairhope residents were born in the United States, with 43.76% having been born in Alabama. 1.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fairhope Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19503,3540.00%
19604,8581,5043.77%
19705,7208621.65%
19807,2861,5662.45%
19908,4851,1991.54%
200012,4803,9953.93%
201015,3262,8462.08%
201116,0417154.67%
201216,7567154.46%
201317,4717154.27%
201418,1867154.09%
201518,9017153.93%
201619,6167153.78%
201720,3317153.64%
201821,0467153.52%
201921,7617153.40%
202022,4777163.29%
202123,1927153.18%
202223,9077153.08%

Fairhope Population by Year