Fairmount Heights, MD

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Fairmount Heights Profile


Overview

Fairmount Heights is a very small town located in the state of Maryland. With a population of 1,570 people and just one neighborhood, Fairmount Heights is the 206th largest community in Maryland.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Fairmount Heights isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fairmount Heights are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fairmount Heights is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairmount Heights who work in office and administrative support (27.54%), sales jobs (11.02%), and food service (8.05%).

Also of interest is that Fairmount Heights has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

One downside of living in Fairmount Heights, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.35 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.

In Fairmount Heights, a lot of people use the subway to get to work every day though Fairmount Heights is a relatively small town. Those that ride the subway are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.

Fairmount Heights Demographics

The citizens of Fairmount Heights have a very low rate of college education: just 8.94% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.

The per capita income in Fairmount Heights in 2010 was $24,113, which is lower middle income relative to Maryland, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,452 for a family of four. However, Fairmount Heights contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fairmount Heights is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fairmount Heights home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fairmount Heights residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by Asian. Fairmount Heights also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.80% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fairmount Heights include Haitian, African, Trinidadian and Tobagonian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Fairmount Heights is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

44 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fairmount Heights 0.101011101001110
Maryland 4.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Fairmount Heights 0.101011101001110
Maryland 23.15

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Fairmount Heights 0.101011101001110
Maryland 57

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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District Quality Compared to Maryland

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Better than of MD school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.7% 44.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.7% 38.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 6.1%

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