Fairmont, NE Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Fairmont, Nebraska - Basic Facts

The Village of Fairmont had a population of 546 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Fairmont is located at latitude 40.6331 and longitude -97.5879 in Fillmore County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Fairmont (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fillmore County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,644 feet.

The Village of Fairmont (GNIS ID: 2398854) 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 Fairmont is located within Township of Exeter-Fairmont Consolidated, a minor civil division (MCD) of Fillmore County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fairmont population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Fairmont, NE Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 546
Daytime Population: Workers 190
Daytime Population: Residents 236
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 426
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 521
Population in Familes 414
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density2 670
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $46,076
Average Household Income $61,205
Per Capita Income $25,880


Total Housing Units 295 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 186 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 50 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 59 (20.0%)
Median Home Value $79,710
Average Home Value $109,274


Total Households 236
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 150
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.35% -0.41%
Households -0.4% -0.43%
Families -0.09% -0.68%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Fairmont, NE - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairmont to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 193 67th
Population Density # 349 40th
Diversity Index # 282 51st
Median Household Income # 380 35th
Per Capita Income # 408 30th

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