Population density (sq mi)8253,051117
Median age26.831.137.6
Male/Female ratio1.4:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a40%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%43%44%
Speak Englishn/a87%81%
Speak Spanishn/a5%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fairhaven is 73% lower than Bellingham
  • The median age in Fairhaven is 14% lower than Bellingham
  • In Fairhaven 84.00% of the population is White
  • In Fairhaven 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Fairhaven 4.96% of the population is Asian

Compare Bellingham, WA Demographics


      Fairhaven population breakdown by race

      American Indian2.10%1.82%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.56%0.21%0.63%
      Mixed race6.29%4.87%5.34%
      Other race2.10%2.90%3.92%
      In Fairhaven, 8.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Fairhaven age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Fairhaven, Bellingham, WA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).