Fairmont City is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,529 people and just one neighborhood, Fairmont City is the 441st largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Fairmont City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 46.17% of the Fairmont City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Fairmont City is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairmont City who work in office and administrative support (15.73%), maintenance occupations (12.20%) and sales jobs (8.17%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The village is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Fairmont City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Fairmont City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.