Fairlawn is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 7,534 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairlawn is the 206th largest community in Ohio.
Fairlawn real estate is some of the most expensive in Ohio, although Fairlawn house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Fairlawn is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.67% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Fairlawn is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairlawn who work in healthcare (11.05%), management occupations (11.02%), and office and administrative support (9.93%).
Of important note, Fairlawn is also a city of artists. Fairlawn has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Fairlawn’s character.
Also of interest is that Fairlawn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Fairlawn is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 47.70% of adults in Fairlawn have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Fairlawn in 2010 was $38,020, which is wealthy relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $152,080 for a family of four.
Fairlawn is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fairlawn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fairlawn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fairlawn include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Fairlawn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.