Fairview, TN

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Living in Fairview

Fairview is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 9,357 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Fairview is the 69th 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 professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairview who work in sales jobs (15.44%), management occupations (11.75%), and teaching (9.83%).

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 city’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.

One downside of living in Fairview, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.35 minutes every day commuting to work.

The overall education level of Fairview citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.22% of adults in Fairview have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Fairview in 2018 was $28,821, 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 $115,284 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. Important ancestries of people in Fairview include Irish, English, German, European, and Scottish.

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