Fairview, TN


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Fairview is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 8,331 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.

Fairview is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fairview is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fairview who work in sales jobs (14.16%), office and administrative support (13.29%), and management occupations (11.28%).

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.

In Fairview, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 35.44 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The overall education level of Fairview is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 27.45% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Fairview in 2010 was $24,473, 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 $97,892 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 English, German, Italian, and French .

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