Fairview is a very small town located in the state of North Carolina. With a population of 2,828 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairview is the 267th largest community in North Carolina.
Fairview real estate is some of the most expensive in North Carolina, although Fairview house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
8.50% of the workforce is employed in the armed forces, making the military a huge focus of life in Fairview. Even though it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy. The Healthcare and Accommodation industries respectively employ 19.48% and 18.28% of the civilian workforce.
Fairview is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Fairview’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Fairview 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.
The education level of Fairview citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.68% of adults in Fairview have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Fairview in 2010 was $28,741, which is wealthy relative to North Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,964 for a family of four. However, Fairview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fairview is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fairview home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fairview residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fairview also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.24% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fairview include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Fairview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Spanish.