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, Fairview isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fairview are a mix 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 (20.28%), sales jobs (14.90%), and management occupations (6.50%).
Even though Fairview is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The percentage of adults in Fairview who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.51% of the adults in Fairview have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Fairview in 2010 was $24,485, 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 $97,940 for a family of four. However, Fairview contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fairview is a very 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 13.01% 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 Slavic languages.