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
18,699
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
26.9%
Median Home
$103,600
Median Income
$38,566
Median Rent
$685

Rankings for Fairmont in West Virginia

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1

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2

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Population 5,300

3

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Population 30,364

4

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5

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Map Of Fairmont, WV

Population over time in Fairmont

Year Population % Change
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
88.3% (16,514)
African American
8.2% (1,531)
American Indian
0.1% (23)
Asian
0.8% (148)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (334)
Hispanic
0.8% (149)
Race Fairmont WV USA
White 88.3% 92.4% 60.6%
African American 8.2% 3.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 0.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.8% 1.7% 2.5%
Hispanic 0.8% 1.4% 17.3%

Household Income For Fairmont, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
11.4% (2,131)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (1,570)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.9% (2,973)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (2,056)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.4% (2,879)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.7% (2,748)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (1,813)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (1,664)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (504)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (317)
Income Fairmont WV USA
Less than $10,000 11.4% 9.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 6.6% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.9% 13.8% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 11.8% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.4% 14.9% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.7% 17.7% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 10.8% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 9.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 2.8% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 2.3% 5.7%

Gender in Fairmont

Female
52.0% (9,725)
Male
48.0% (8,973)
Gender Fairmont WV USA
Female 52.0% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fairmont for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.4% (453)
9-12th Grade
8.5% (1,592)
High School / GED
34.2% (6,396)
Some College
20.1% (3,762)
Associate's Degree
9.6% (1,792)
Bachelor's Degree
15.9% (2,981)
Master's Degree
7.2% (1,352)
Professional Degree
1.1% (203)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (163)
Education Fairmont WV USA
< 9th Grade 2.4% 4.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 8.5% 9.7% 7.4%
High School / GED 34.2% 40.5% 27.5%
Some College 20.1% 18.5% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.6% 6.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 15.9% 11.9% 18.8%
Master's Degree 7.2% 5.6% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 0.8% 1.3%

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