Fairview is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 2,655 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairview is the 129th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fairview is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fairview is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairview who work in office and administrative support (13.24%), management occupations (9.56%), and sales jobs (8.28%).
Also of interest is that Fairview has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Fairview has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Fairview has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Fairview than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Fairview may be for you.
One of the benefits of Fairview is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.01 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Fairview does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Fairview are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.05% of adults in Fairview have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Fairview in 2010 was $23,846, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,384 for a family of four. However, Fairview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Fairview include Irish, English, Dutch, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Fairview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.