Fairplains, North Carolina Population 2020

2,172

Fairplains is a city located in North Carolina. Fairplains has a 2020 population of 2,172. Fairplains is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,120 in 2010. Fairplains reached it's highest population of 2,289 in 2012.

The average household income in Fairplains is $40,161 with a poverty rate of 22.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $608 per month, and the median house value is $94,800. The median age in Fairplains is 41.7 years, 44 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.3 males.

Fairplains Demographics

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

  • White: 60.91%
  • Black or African American: 22.79%
  • Other race: 12.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.12%
  • Asian: 1.29%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fairplains, North Carolina is 2,172, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,172.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,120.

Fairplains, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,32360.91%
Black or African American49522.79%
Some Other Race28012.89%
Two or More Races462.12%
Asian281.29%

Fairplains Population Pyramid 2020

Fairplains Median Age

41.7


Total

44


Male

40.7


Female

Fairplains Adults

There are 1,743 adults, (441 of whom are seniors) in Fairplains.

Fairplains Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairplains Sex Ratio

Female

1,232

56.72%

Male

940

43.28%

Fairplains Households and Families

Fairplains Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fairplains Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.9%6.1%
All60.2%39.8%
Non Family44.4%55.6%
Male29.7%70.3%
Female25.3%74.7%

60.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9682.2460.2
Non Family4711.2344.4
Married3582.9493.9
Female753.7625.3
Male643.9129.7

3.1

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fairplains Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1217.71%
9th to 12th Grade18211.59%
High School Graduate56335.86%
Some College24315.48%
Associates Degree1429.04%
Bachelors Degree24115.35%
Graduate Degree784.97%

Fairplains Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,001770159
Black352338125
Hispanic1559735
Other Race1349135
Multiple Races3434
Asian2828

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 black people with a rate of 35.51%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,733$25,735$19,813
Less Than High School$20,000$21,012$19,469
High School Grad$15,125$18,964$2,500
Some College$35,183$35,285$32,361
Bachelors Degree$22,167$$22,167
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,733

Average Earnings

$25,735

Average Male

$19,813

Average Female

Fairplains Language

Fairplains Language by Age

Fairplains Language

79.19% of Fairplains residents speak only English, while 20.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.54% of the population.

Fairplains Poverty

Fairplains Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,24931224.98%
Black49311122.52%
Hispanic3575715.97%
Other2804516.07%
Multiple461226.09%

22.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.34%

Male Poverty Rate

23.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairplains

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairplains is Multiple, with 26.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairplains is Hispanic, with 15.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.46%.

Name Poverty
High School25.40%
Some College23.38%
Less Than High School16.83%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed28.57%
Male Employed12.73%
Female Employed10.07%

Fairplains Income

Fairplains Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,758$40,161
Families$51,138$51,846
Married Families$55,625-
Non Families$18,585$25,257

Fairplains Marital Status

Fairplains Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairplains Married by Age and Sex

Fairplains Marriage

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

Fairplains Marital Status by Race

Fairplains Veterans

240

Number of Veterans

194

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam123
First Gulf War68
Korea25
World War II18
Second Gulf War7
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7494
35 to 5468
75+48
55 to 6423
18 to 347
Name Veterans % of Total
White13412.07%
Black7217.52%
2 or More34100.00%

$Fairplains Veterans by Education

7.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairplains Employment Status

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fairplains Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.13%

Born in North Carolina

87.85%

Native Born

12.15%

Foreign Born

12.15%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

87.85% of Fairplains residents were born in the United States, with 64.13% having been born in North Carolina. 12.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,1720.00%
20192,1720.00%
20182,172542.55%
20172,118-130-5.78%
20162,248673.07%
20152,181-48-2.15%
20142,2291698.20%
20132,060-229-10.00%
20122,2891708.02%
20112,119-1-0.05%
20102,1200.00%