The Fairplains Census Designated Place had a population of 2,111 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Fairplains is located at latitude 36.1929 and longitude -81.1515 in Wilkes County. The formal boundaries for the Fairplains Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wilkes County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,283 feet.
The Fairplains Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402471) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fairplains population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairplains: Fairplain.
|Population in Households||2,086|
|Population in Familes||1,644|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||25|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,011 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||528 (52.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||329 (32.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||153 (15.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$100,000|
|Average Home Value||$116,004|
|Median Household Income||$25,192|
|Average Household Income||$36,348|
|Per Capita Income||$15,051|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.01%|
The table below compares Fairplains to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina 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.
|Total Population||# 316||57th|
|Population Density1||# 451||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 304||59th|
|Median Household Income||# 707||4th|
|Per Capita Income||# 692||6th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.