The City of Fairmont had a population of 10,593 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Fairmont is located at latitude 43.6448 and longitude -94.4673 in Martin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fairmont (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.07 sq. miles and a water area of 1.88 sq. miles. Martin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,184 feet.
The City of Fairmont (GNIS ID: 2394735) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fairmont population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairmont: City of Fairmont, Fair Mount.
|Population in Households||10,364|
|Population in Familes||7,729|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||229|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||5,228 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,266 (62.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,511 (28.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||452 ( 8.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$116,388|
|Average Home Value||$137,416|
|Median Household Income||$45,918|
|Average Household Income||$61,189|
|Per Capita Income||$27,786|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.45%|
|Per Capita Income||1.4%|
The table below compares Fairmont to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 95||90th|
|Population Density1||# 405||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 243||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 642||29th|
|Per Capita Income||# 436||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.