|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fairfax is 2,860. Fairfax, Iowa is the 6,404th largest city in the US.
The current population of Fairfax (2,860) is it's peak population.
Fairfax has grown 196.6% since the 2000. Fairfax, Iowa is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|6399||Lake Helen, Florida||2,863||2.7%|
|6408||Mountain Iron, Minnesota||2,859||-5.1%|
|6410||New Palestine, Indiana||2,857||122.6%|
The total voting age population of Fairfax, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,793. The voting age population is 49.9% male and 50.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 12.6% of the residents of Fairfax are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fairfax are 94.7% White, 3.6% Two or more races, 1.3% Other and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 4.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fairfax, 0.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.5%. On a per-household basis, 0.0% of families are below the poverty line in Fairfax.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.3% of Fairfax residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.7% of Fairfax residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 35.2% have a bachelor's degree and 11.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fairfax residents aged 5 and older, 2.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.3% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fairfax is 2.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fairfax, 14.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fairfax is $97,643.
In Fairfax, 94.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 5.8% of housing units in Fairfax.
Of all the housing units in Fairfax, 5.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Fairfax, 68.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 670 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fairfax is $1,375.
In Fairfax, 91.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.