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Fairview, Illinois - Basic Facts

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The Village of Fairview had a population of 443 as of July 1, 2016. Fairview ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fairview is located at latitude 40.6547 and longitude -90.1832 in Fulton County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Fairview (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Fulton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 735 feet.

The Village of Fairview (GNIS ID: 2398859) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Fairview is located within Township of Fairview, a minor civil division (MCD) of Fulton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fairview population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Fairview, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 443
Population in Households 443
Population in Familes 375
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 105
Diversity Index2 7


Total Households 175
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 127
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 140 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $87,083
Average Home Value $117,986


Median Household Income $52,641
Average Household Income $60,617
Per Capita Income $23,923
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -2.59% -1.44%
Households -2.58% -1.41%
Families -2.21% -1.63%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Fairview, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairview to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 981 28th
Population Density1 # 1348 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 1064 22nd
Median Household Income # 673 51st
Per Capita Income # 879 36th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.