Fairview is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 563, it is the 382nd largest city in Alabama and the 18417th largest city in the United States. Fairview is currently growing at a rate of 1.81% annually but its population has decreased by -14.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 657 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Fairview has a population density of 208 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fairview is $50,265 with a poverty rate of 34.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $168,500. The median age in Fairview is 41.4 years, 34.2 years for males, and 46.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fairviewwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
87.15% of Fairview residents speak only English, while 12.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 8.16% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairview is White, with 42.25% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairview is Hispanic, with 15.09% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 20.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.89%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fairview
90.41% of Fairview residents were born in the United States, with 71.84% having been born in Alabama. 2.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.