Income/capita 48%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 8%
Income per capita$15,516$24,736$29,829
Median household income$38,000$44,758$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,563$55,873$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,938$25,999$35,192
Median earnings male$31,705$34,323$36,919
Median earnings female$21,000$22,614$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%4.8%4.7%
Poverty level30.5%18.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fairview is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fairview is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fairview is 8% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fairview is 102% higher than the national average

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      Fairview employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry30.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.7%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%3.3%
      Wholesale & retail services7.8%13.3%
      Public administration0.0%5.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.2%6.7%
      Education, health & social services2.2%35.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hartselle, AL14,475$54,2482%
      Eva, AL601$50,6258%
      Union Grove, AL91$50,4179%
      Good Hope, AL2,499$49,64910%
      Susan Moore, AL695$47,85713%
      Fairview, AL512$38,00031%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bowler, WI512$27,36151%
      Emery, SD512$45,00019%
      Napier Field, AL512$30,98244%
      Mount Pleasant Mills, PA512$40,50027%
      Wrenshall, MN512$59,5838%
      Fairview, AL512$38,00031%
      Source: The Fairview, AL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).