Fallon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 8,458 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Fallon is the 16th largest community in Nevada.
Unlike some cities, Fallon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fallon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fallon is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fallon who work in sales jobs (12.72%), office and administrative support (8.67%), and healthcare (7.93%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Fallon spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.82 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Fallon is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Fallon are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.02% of adults in Fallon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Fallon in 2010 was $21,656, which is lower middle income relative to Nevada, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,624 for a family of four. However, Fallon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fallon is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fallon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fallon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Fallon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.63% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fallon include English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Fallon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.