Fairview is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 8,999 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Fairview is the 80th largest community in Tennessee.
Fairview real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Fairview house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairview who work in sales jobs (15.59%), office and administrative support (12.78%), and management occupations (9.34%).
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.
Fairview is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Fairview’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Fairview is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Fairview, the average commute to work is 36.69 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Fairview is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.86% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Fairview in 2010 was $26,014, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,056 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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fairview include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Fairview is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.