Fairmont SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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Fairmont, West Virginia Info Snack

Fairmont is a city in Marion County, West Virginia, United States. The population was 18,704 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Marion County.
Population
18,575
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
24.3%
Median Home
$109,300
Median Income
$39,759
Median Rent
$708

Rankings for Fairmont in West Virginia

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1

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2

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Population 5,467

3

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Population 30,099

4

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Population 15,963

5

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Population 5,118

Map Of Fairmont, WV

Population over time in Fairmont

Year Population % Change
2017 18,575 -0.7%
2016 18,699 -0.4%
2015 18,773 0.1%
2014 18,746 -0.4%
2013 18,812 0.3%
2012 18,763 -0.3%
2011 18,818 -0.2%
2010 18,865 -

Crime in Fairmont Per 100k

Crime Fairmont WV USA
Violent Crime 301.0 350.7 382.9
Murder 16.1 4.7 5.3
Robbery 59.1 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 204.3 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 1988.8 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 537.5 420.1 430.4
Larceny 1182.5 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 268.8 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Fairmont

White
88.1% (16,366)
African American
8.2% (1,519)
American Indian
0.1% (14)
Asian
0.8% (145)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (20)
Two Or More
1.9% (345)
Hispanic
0.9% (166)
Race Fairmont WV USA
White 88.1% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 8.2% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.9% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Fairmont, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.5% (195,037)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (169,032)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (256,335)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (228,472)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.1% (261,907)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.2% (282,340)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (183,892)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.0% (185,750)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (50,152)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (44,580)
Income Fairmont WV USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.1% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.2% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.0% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Fairmont

Female
51.8% (9,626)
Male
48.2% (8,948)
Gender Fairmont WV USA
Female 51.8% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fairmont for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.8% (340)
9-12th Grade
8.7% (1,609)
High School / GED
34.0% (6,312)
Some College
19.3% (3,582)
Associate's Degree
10.2% (1,886)
Bachelor's Degree
16.1% (2,997)
Master's Degree
7.5% (1,394)
Professional Degree
1.7% (311)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (140)
Education Fairmont WV USA
< 9th Grade 1.8% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 8.7% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 34.0% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.3% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.1% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.5% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.7% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 0.9% 1.4%

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