Fairview, PA

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Living in Fairview

Fairview is a very small town located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 2,367 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fairview is the 550th largest community in Pennsylvania.

Fairview is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.40% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Fairview is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairview who work in healthcare (18.49%), management occupations (12.06%), and office and administrative support (11.03%).

Of important note, Fairview is also a town of artists. Fairview has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Fairview’s character.

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.

Because of many things, Fairview is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Fairview a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Fairview has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Fairview’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Being a small town, Fairview does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Fairview citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.70% of adults in Fairview have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Fairview in 2018 was $29,757, which is middle income relative to Pennsylvania, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,028 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Fairview include German, English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Fairview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.

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