Fairplay is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 787 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairplay is the 178th largest community in Colorado.
Housing costs in Fairplay are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Colorado.
Unlike some towns, Fairplay isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fairplay are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fairplay is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairplay who work in sales jobs (19.37%), food service (15.54%), and management occupations (13.06%).
Fairplay is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Fairplay is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.76% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Fairplay in 2018 was $48,073, which is wealthy relative to Colorado and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $192,292 for a family of four. However, Fairplay contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fairplay is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fairplay home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fairplay residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fairplay include German, Irish, Polish, English, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Fairplay is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.