Fairmont

  1. Fairmont Legal Resources
  2. Fairmont Statistics
  3. Fairmont Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Fairmont Employment Information
  5. Fairmont Family Information
  6. Fairmont Education Information
  7. Fairmont Public Benefits Information
  8. Fairmont Criminal Information
  9. Fairmont Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Fairmont Zip Codes


Fairmont Legal Resources

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Fairmont Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 6,055
  • Land Area (2000): 89.086 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 0.245 square kilometers

Fairmont Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 2,648 2003 2,603 2005 2,641
2002 2,692 2004 Not Available 2006 2,670

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Houses (2000): 2,565

Fairmont Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 0 0.00%
 Rural, Farm 220 3.64%
 Rural, Non-farm 5,827 96.36%

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Fairmont Employment Information

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Fairmont Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 139 14.03%
2. Construction 106 10.70%
3. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 71 7.16%
4. Educational Services 58 5.85%
5. Health Care 50 5.05%
6. Apparel Manufacturing 48 4.84%
7. Utilities 48 4.84%
8. Public Administration 38 3.83%
9. Repair and Maintenance 28 2.83%
10. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 26 2.62%
11. Accommodation and Food Services 25 2.52%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 25 2.52%
13. Metal Manufactuing 24 2.42%
14. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 23 2.32%
15. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 21 2.12%
16. Department and Other General Stores 21 2.12%
17. Paper Manufacturing 21 2.12%
18. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 20 2.02%
19. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 20 2.02%
20. Truck Transportation 20 2.02%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 249 25.46%
2. Educational Services 109 11.15%
3. Food and Beverage Stores 65 6.65%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 59 6.03%
5. Finance and Insurance 57 5.83%
6. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 55 5.62%
7. Food Manufacturing 49 5.01%
8. Apparel Manufacturing 40 4.09%
9. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 36 3.68%
10. Social Assistance 33 3.37%
11. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 29 2.97%
12. Construction 28 2.86%
13. Public Administration 27 2.76%
14. Department and Other General Stores 26 2.66%
15. Personal and Laundry Services 16 1.64%
16. Metal Manufactuing 12 1.23%
17. Used Merchandise / Gift / Misc. Stores 12 1.23%
18. Groceries and Related Products, Wholesale 11 1.12%
19. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 11 1.12%
20. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 10 1.02%

Fairmont Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 142 14.33%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 72 7.27%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 64 6.46%
4. Other Material Moving Workers 51 5.15%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 48 4.84%
6. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 47 4.74%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 46 4.64%
8. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 37 3.73%
9. Carpenters 32 3.23%
10. Customer Service Representatives 26 2.62%
11. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 24 2.42%
12. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 24 2.42%
13. Pipelayers / Plumbers / Etc. 24 2.42%
14. Law Enforcement Workers 22 2.22%
15. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 22 2.22%
16. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 21 2.12%
17. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 19 1.92%
18. Other Construction Trades 19 1.92%
19. Entertainers and Performers / Sports 17 1.72%
20. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 17 1.72%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 118 12.07%
2. Other Management Occupations 73 7.46%
3. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 66 6.75%
4. Other Production Occupations 64 6.54%
5. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 63 6.44%
6. Other Office and Admin Support 59 6.03%
7. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 50 5.11%
8. Cashiers 48 4.91%
9. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 39 3.99%
10. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 34 3.48%
11. Waiters and Waitresses 34 3.48%
12. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 30 3.07%
13. Secretaries and Admins 30 3.07%
14. Other Sales and Related Occupations 27 2.76%
15. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 23 2.35%
16. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 19 1.94%
17. Health Technologists and Technicians 18 1.84%
18. Customer Service Representatives 16 1.64%
19. Food and Beverage Servers, Not waiters/waitresses 14 1.43%
20. Registered Nurses 14 1.43%

Fairmont Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 2,078 44.92%
15-35 hours 352 7.61%
1-14 hours 87 1.88%
No regular hours 2,109 45.59%

Fairmont Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 63 3.31%
5 AM-5:29 AM 79 4.15%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 66 3.47%
6 AM-6:29 AM 168 8.82%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 183 9.61%
7 AM-7:29 AM 280 14.71%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 364 19.12%
8 AM-8:29 AM 198 10.40%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 88 4.62%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 90 4.73%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 3 0.16%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 11 0.58%
Noon-3:59 PM 171 8.98%
4 PM-11:59 PM 140 7.35%

Fairmont Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 95 4.99%
5-9 168 8.82%
10-14 170 8.93%
15-19 195 10.24%
20-24 281 14.76%
25-29 180 9.45%
30-34 406 21.32%
35-39 16 0.84%
40-44 29 1.52%
45-59 191 10.03%
60-89 64 3.36%
At least 90 109 5.72%

Fairmont Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 0 0.00% 1,089 57.20%
30-44 4 0.21% 447 23.48%
45-59 0 0.00% 191 10.03%
At least 60 3 0.16% 170 8.93%

Fairmont Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 9 0.47%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 308 16.00%
 Car / truck / van, solo 1,516 78.75%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 21 1.09%
 Public transportation 7 0.36%
 Walked 43 2.23%
 Worked at home 21 1.09%

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Fairmont Family Information

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Households (2000): 2,306 (5,933 people)
Families (2000): 1,645 (5,012 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 347
People at same address in 1995: 3,555

Fairmont Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 604 26.19%
$10,000-$14,999 159 6.90%
$15,000-$19,999 274 11.88%
$20,000-$24,999 195 8.46%
$25,000-$29,999 234 10.15%
$30,000-$34,999 141 6.11%
$35,000-$39,999 121 5.25%
$40,000-$44,999 123 5.33%
$45,000-$49,999 64 2.78%
$50,000-$59,999 104 4.51%
$60,000-$74,999 119 5.16%
$75,000-$99,999 91 3.95%
$100,000-$124,999 61 2.65%
$125,000-$149,999 6 0.26%
$150,000-$199,999 0 0.00%
$200,000 or more 10 0.43%

Fairmont Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 625 27.03%
 Family, 2 people 610 26.38%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 64 2.77%
 Family, 3 people 440 19.03%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 8 0.35%
 Family, 4 people 345 14.92%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 5 0.22%
 Family, 5 people 118 5.10%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 2 0.09%
 Family, 6 people 66 2.85%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 29 1.25%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 0 0.00%

Fairmont Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 1,528 27.12%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 459 8.15%
Public Assistance 173 3.07%
Retirement 323 5.73%
Self Employment 203 3.60%
Social Security 737 13.08%
Supplemental Security 333 5.91%
Wage / Salary 1,491 26.46%
Other 387 6.87%

Fairmont Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 520 56.77%
 With children under 18 396 43.23%

Fairmont Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 99 4.73%
 Married 1,086 51.94%
 Never Married 824 39.41%
 Widowed 82 3.92%

Fairmont Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 213 8.03%
 Married 1,130 42.63%
 Never Married 867 32.70%
 Widowed 441 16.64%

Fairmont Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fairmont Education Information

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Fairmont Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 528 12.15%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 890 20.47%
 High school diploma or equivalent 1,557 35.82%
 Some college, no degree 817 18.79%
 Associate degree 149 3.43%
 Bachelors degree 248 5.71%
 Graduate or professional degree 158 3.63%

Fairmont Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 68 1.12% 21 0.35% 89 1.47%
Kindergarten 31 0.51% 0 0.00% 31 0.51%
Grades 1-4 431 7.12% 0 0.00% 431 7.12%
Grades 5-8 287 4.74% 9 0.15% 296 4.89%
Grades 9-12 657 10.85% 23 0.38% 680 11.23%
Undergrad college 195 3.22% 7 0.12% 202 3.34%
Graduate or professional school 0 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
Total 1,669 27.56% 60 0.99% 1,729 28.55%

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Fairmont Public Benefits Information

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Fairmont Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 4,540 76.65%
 Below Poverty Level 1,383 23.35%

Fairmont Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fairmont Criminal Information

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Fairmont Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 7.553 0.000 0.378 4.154 12.085 0.378 19.637 43.807 3.021 66.843
2002 8.172 0.371 0.371 2.972 11.887 0.000 21.174 45.319 1.114 67.608
2003 4.226 0.000 0.768 4.226 9.220 0.768 51.479 44.180 2.305 97.964
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 17.418 0.757 0.000 5.301 23.476 0.379 35.214 54.146 8.330 97.690
2006 17.978 0.375 0.000 2.622 20.974 0.375 44.944 55.805 7.491 108.240
2007 23.383 0.365 0.000 7.673 31.421 0.731 36.902 71.977 8.403 117.282

Fairmont Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 3 8
2005 3 10
2006 4 10
2007 3 12

Fairmont Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 209
2002 214

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Fairmont Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Fairmont Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 895 14.78%
10-19 Years 939 15.51%
20-29 Years 697 11.51%
30-39 Years 775 12.80%
40-49 Years 874 14.43%
50-59 Years 725 11.97%
60-69 Years 545 9.00%
70-79 Years 425 7.02%
80-89 Years 162 2.68%
90+ Years 18 0.30%

Fairmont Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 2,785 46.00%
 Female 3,270 54.00%

Fairmont Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 African-American 2,828 46.71%
 Caucasian 1,799 29.71%
 Amerindian 1,250 20.64%
 Hispanic/Latino 92 1.52%
 Multiracial 75 1.24%
 Asian 7 0.12%
 Other Race 4 0.07%
 Pacific Islander 0 0.00%

Fairmont Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 453 43.06%
2. Scotch Irish 129 12.26%
3. English 123 11.69%
4. German 86 8.17%
5. Irish 76 7.22%
6. Scottish 71 6.75%
7. African 67 6.37%
8. Czech 8 0.76%
9. French Non-Basque 8 0.76%
10. Russian 8 0.76%

Fairmont Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 5,565 98.85%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 65 1.15%

Fairmont Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 6,020 99.55%
 Naturalized immigrant 25 0.41%
 Not a citizen 2 0.03%

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Fairmont Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Fairmont Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

28340