Fairfax SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
4

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Fairfax, California Info Snack

Fairfax is an incorporated town in Marin County, California, United States. Fairfax is located 3.25 miles (5.2 km) west-northwest of San Rafael, at an elevation of 115 feet (35 m). The population is 7,441 at the 2010 census. Fairfax is the only town in America that holds a Green Party majority in the town council.
Population
7,616
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
5.9%
Median Home
$793,900
Median Income
$98,092
Median Rent
$1,815

Rankings for Fairfax in California

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Map Of Fairfax, CA

Population over time in Fairfax

Year Population % Change
2017 7,616 0.2%
2016 7,598 0.2%
2015 7,584 0.5%
2014 7,546 0.6%
2013 7,503 0.8%
2012 7,446 0.5%
2011 7,410 0.9%
2010 7,346 -

Crime in Fairfax Per 100k

Crime Fairfax CA USA
Violent Crime 52.5 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 13.1 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 39.4 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 1233.1 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 131.2 446.9 430.4
Larceny 1023.2 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 78.7 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Fairfax

White
81.8% (6,233)
African American
0.2% (16)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.3% (326)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.0% (304)
Hispanic
9.7% (737)
Race Fairfax CA USA
White 81.8% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 0.2% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.3% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 9.7% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Fairfax, California

Less than $10,000
5.7% (43,411)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (19,801)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.1% (61,689)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.0% (30,464)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.9% (52,550)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (102,816)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (73,875)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.9% (174,406)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.4% (79,206)
$200,000 or more
16.2% (123,379)
Income Fairfax CA USA
Less than $10,000 5.7% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.1% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.0% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.9% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.9% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.4% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 16.2% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Fairfax

Female
55.6% (4,230)
Male
44.4% (3,385)
Gender Fairfax CA USA
Female 55.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 44.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fairfax for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.8% (140)
9-12th Grade
1.4% (109)
High School / GED
10.9% (827)
Some College
15.4% (1,170)
Associate's Degree
9.4% (713)
Bachelor's Degree
36.6% (2,787)
Master's Degree
14.8% (1,128)
Professional Degree
5.6% (427)
Doctorate Degree
4.1% (311)
Education Fairfax CA USA
< 9th Grade 1.8% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.4% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 10.9% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 15.4% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.4% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 36.6% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 14.8% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 5.6% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.1% 1.6% 1.4%

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