Fairland is a tiny town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 587 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairland is the 420th largest community in Indiana. Fairland has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Fairland real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Fairland house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Fairland isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fairland are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fairland is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairland who work in sales jobs (18.88%), business and financial occupations (11.89%), and office and administrative support (9.79%).
In Fairland, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.73 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Fairland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Fairland are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.06% of adults in Fairland have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Fairland in 2010 was $17,705, which is lower middle income relative to Indiana, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,820 for a family of four.
The people who call Fairland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fairland residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Fairland include Irish, English, European, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Fairland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.