Fort Fairfield is a city located in Aroostook County Maine. With a 2020 population of 1,634, it is the 75th largest city in Maine and the 12062nd largest city in the United States. Fort Fairfield is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -1.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,666 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Fort Fairfield has a population density of 558 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fort Fairfield is $62,333 with a poverty rate of 8.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $95,200. The median age in Fort Fairfield is 49.7 years, 49.6 years for males, and 50.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Fairfieldwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.42%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.34%.
98.59% of Fort Fairfield residents speak only English, while 1.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Fairfield is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Fairfield is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.36%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Fort Fairfield
95.69% of Fort Fairfield residents were born in the United States, with 89.22% having been born in Maine. 1.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.