Fairview is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 9,280 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairview is the 57th largest community in Oregon.
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, transportation and shipping workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairview who work in office and administrative support (19.71%), sales jobs (14.29%), and management occupations (5.72%).
Despite being a small city, Fairview has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
The education level of Fairview citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.19% of adults 25 and older in Fairview have a college degree.
The per capita income in Fairview in 2010 was $24,854, which is upper middle income relative to Oregon, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,416 for a family of four. However, Fairview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fairview is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. 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 13.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Fairview include English, Irish, Norwegian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Fairview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.