Fairmount, Indiana Population 2021

3,957
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Fairmount is a city located in Grant County Indiana. Fairmount has a 2020 population of 3,957. Fairmount is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually and its population has decreased by -6.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,228 in 2010. Fairmount reached it's highest population of 4,228 in 2010.

The average household income in Fairmount is $58,246 with a poverty rate of 16.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $561 per month, and the median house value is $88,900. The median age in Fairmount is 40.5 years, 37.4 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Fairmount Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fairmount was:

  • White: 96.73%
  • Two or more races: 2.16%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.10%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairmount, Indiana is 3,957 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,002.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,228.

Fairmount, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,90196.73%
Two or More Races872.16%
Some Other Race411.02%
Asian40.10%
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Fairmount Population by Race

Fairmount Population Pyramid $2021

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Fairmount Median Age

40.5


Total

37.4


Male

45.9


Female

Fairmount Adults

There are 3,016 adults, (745 of whom are seniors) in Fairmount.

Fairmount Age Dependency

77.6

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairmount Sex Ratio

Female

1,891

46.89%

Male

2,142

53.11%

Fairmount Population by Age

Fairmount Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fairmount Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male91.1%8.9%
Married86.8%13.2%
All76.9%23.1%
Non Family68.8%31.2%
Female56.4%43.6%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairmount Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6052.5176.9
Married7752.9986.8
Non Family4651.368.8
Female2643.3256.4
Male1012.3491.1

2.86

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Fairmount Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1435.23%
9th to 12th Grade2428.86%
High School Graduate1,36149.82%
Some College50918.63%
Associates Degree2509.15%
Bachelors Degree1957.14%
Graduate Degree321.17%
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Fairmount Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fairmount Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6102,233223
2+ Races8779
Hispanic3131
Asian444

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Fairmount Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,382$38,792$30,063
Less Than 9th Grade$13,750$$8,802
High School Graduate$33,724$36,469$30,455
Some College$33,547$42,230$30,488
Bachelors Degree$67,941$69,154$42,159
Graduate Degree$41,071$$

$33,382

Average Earnings

$38,792

Average Male

$30,063

Average Female

Fairmount Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fairmount Language by Age

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Fairmount Language

99.32% of Fairmount residents speak only English, while 0.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.57% of the population.

Fairmount Language

Fairmount Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,77959615.77%
Hispanic1364633.82%
Other4141100.00%
Multiple871719.54%

16.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.66%

Male Poverty Rate

20.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairmount

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairmount is White, with 15.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.87%.

Fairmount Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.27%
High School16.75%
Bachelors or Greater7.49%
Some College6.72%

Fairmount Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.77%
Female Unemployed44.78%
Female Employed8.84%
Male Employed6.10%

Fairmount Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fairmount Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,628$58,246
Families$52,685$60,809
Married Families$63,393-
Non Families$33,313$34,602
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Income by Household Type

Fairmount Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairmount Married by Age and Sex

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Fairmount Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Fairmount Marital Status by Race

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Fairmount Marital Status

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327

Number of Veterans

290

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam151
First Gulf War88
Korea10
World War II8
Second Gulf War

Fairmount Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54112
65 to 74100
55 to 6458
75+57
18 to 34

Fairmount Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2929.98%
2+ Races3540.23%

Fairmount Veterans by Race

Fairmount Veterans by Education

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8.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairmount Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

57.1%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fairmount Employment by Age

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Fairmount Employment by Race

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Fairmount 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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85.15%

Born in Fairmount

99.90%

Native Born

0.10%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.90% of Fairmount residents were born in the United States, with 85.15% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fairmount Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,957-15-0.38%
20203,972-15-0.38%
20193,987-15-0.37%
20184,002-11-0.27%
20174,013-21-0.52%
20164,034-47-1.15%
20154,081-52-1.26%
20144,133-30-0.72%
20134,163-14-0.34%
20124,177-27-0.64%
20114,204-24-0.57%
20104,2280.00%

Fairmount Population by Year