Fairmont, Minnesota Population 2022

10,451
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Fairmont is a city located in Martin County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Martin County. With a 2020 population of 10,451, it is the 99th largest city in Minnesota and the 3970th largest city in the United States. Fairmont is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually and its population has decreased by -0.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,487 in 2020. Spanning over 17 miles, Fairmont has a population density of 696 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fairmont is $64,771 with a poverty rate of 16.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $640 per month, and the median house value is $137,300. The median age in Fairmont is 44 years, 39.8 years for males, and 48.3 years for females.

Fairmont Demographics

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

  • White: 96.08%
  • Other race: 1.43%
  • Two or more races: 1.27%
  • Asian: 0.67%
  • Black or African American: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairmont, Minnesota is 10,451 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 10,487.

Fairmont, Minnesota Population 2022

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

Fairmont Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

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Fairmont Population by Race

Fairmont Population Pyramid 2022

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Fairmont Median Age

46.3


Total

43.6


Male

49.6


Female

Fairmont Adults

There are 8,095 adults, (2,384 of whom are seniors) in Fairmont.

Fairmont Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

41.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairmont Sex Ratio

Female

4,907

48.86%

Male

5,135

51.14%

Fairmont Population by Age

Fairmont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fairmont Household Types

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairmont Households and Families

2.7

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

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Fairmont Households by Type

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Fairmont Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fairmont Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 51.39%.

Fairmont Educational Attainment by Race

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$41,022

Average Earnings

$47,328

Average Male

$33,571

Average Female

Fairmont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fairmont Language by Age

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Fairmont Language

93.41% of Fairmont residents speak only English, while 6.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.34% of the population.

Fairmont Language

Fairmont Poverty by Race

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16.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.95%

Male Poverty Rate

18.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairmont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairmont is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.22%.

Fairmont Poverty

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Fairmont Poverty Rate by Education

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Fairmont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fairmont Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Fairmont Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairmont Married by Age and Sex

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Fairmont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Fairmont Marital Status by Race

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Fairmont Marital Status

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892

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Fairmont Veterans by War

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Fairmont Veterans by Age

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Fairmont Veterans by Race

Fairmont Veterans by Education

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11.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairmont Veterans by Education

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61.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fairmont Employment by Age

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Fairmont Employment by Race

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Fairmont 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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72.32%

Born in Fairmont

98.26%

Native Born

1.74%

Foreign Born

0.04%

Non Citizen

1.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.26% of Fairmont residents were born in the United States, with 72.32% having been born in Minnesota. 0.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fairmont Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Fairmont Population by Year