The City of Fairmont had a population of 10,339 as of July 1, 2017. Fairmont ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairmont: City of Fairmont, Fair Mount.
|Daytime Population: Workers||8,102|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,569|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||12,671|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.23|
|Population in Households||10,110|
|Population in Familes||7,543|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||229|
|Median Household Income||$48,684|
|Average Household Income||$63,615|
|Per Capita Income||$28,808|
|Total Housing Units||5,176 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,154 (60.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,494 (28.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||528 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$115,772|
|Average Home Value||$139,529|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.78%|
|Per Capita Income||3.14%|
The table below compares Fairmont to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 97||89th|
|Population Density||# 405||55th|
|Diversity Index||# 224||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 630||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 432||52nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.