|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fairburn is 16,597. Fairburn, Georgia is the 2,192nd largest city in the US.
Fairburn is located entirely in Fulton County.
The current population of Fairburn (16,597) is it's peak population.
Fairburn has grown 165.9% since the 2000. Fairburn, Georgia is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 96% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Fairburn has a population density of 768.4 people per square mile.
|2186||Albemarle, North Carolina||16,628||3.7%|
|2187||Ham Lake, Minnesota||16,627||29.3%|
|2189||Muscle Shoals, Alabama||16,618||35.8%|
|2190||River Falls, Wisconsin||16,618||30.9%|
|2191||Lake Mary, Florida||16,616||43.3%|
The total voting age population of Fairburn, Georgia, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 8,440. The voting age population is 39.2% male and 60.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 5.6% of the residents of Fairburn are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fairburn are 72.9% Black, 20.1% White, 5.1% Other, 1.5% Two or more races, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 14.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fairburn, 23.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 43.0%. On a per-household basis, 24.5% of families are below the poverty line in Fairburn.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.5% of Fairburn residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.8% of Fairburn residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 26.6% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fairburn residents aged 5 and older, 23.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 16.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fairburn is 5.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fairburn, 16.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fairburn is $46,785.
In Fairburn, 44.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 55.5% of housing units in Fairburn.
Of all the housing units in Fairburn, 0.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Fairburn, 53.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,800 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fairburn is $1,153.
In Fairburn, 89.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.