Fairfield demographics profile

StatisticFairfieldRichmondVirginia
Population1,218216,7738,310,301
Population density (sq mi)3,1513,618191
Median age28.033.237.8
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1861%44%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%7%
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  • The population density in Fairfield is 13% lower than Richmond.
  • The median age in Fairfield is 16% lower than Richmond.
  • In Fairfield 6.52% of the population is White.
  • In Fairfield 90.91% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Fairfield 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Fairfield population breakdown by race

RaceFairfieldRichmondVirginia
White6.52%44.19%68.75%
Black or African American90.91%48.61%19.21%
Asian0.00%2.12%6.05%
American Indian0.00%0.46%0.26%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.07%
Mixed race1.27%3.50%3.37%
Other race1.30%1.08%2.30%
In Fairfield, 6.3% 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.

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