Latest Data (2018)
Population 1,715
Nationwide Rank 8207

Quick Facts

Fairfax, South Carolina is the 8,207th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Fairfax, South Carolina is a town.

Fairfax, South Carolina is currently 46.4% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Fairfax, South Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
8197 Kirkland, Illinois 1,718 46.4%
8198 Sodus, New York 1,718 -0.6%
8199 Allegany, New York 1,717 -8.5%
8200 Harpersville, Alabama 1,717 3.4%
8201 Harrisville, West Virginia 1,717 -6.6%
8202 Romney, West Virginia 1,717 -11.5%
8203 Warrenton, Georgia 1,717 -18.5%
8204 Amity, Oregon 1,716 16.1%
8205 Clinton, New York 1,716 -11.9%
8206 Maroa, Illinois 1,716 2.1%
8207 Fairfax, South Carolina 1,715 -46.4%
8208 Fall River, Wisconsin 1,715 53.2%
8209 Greenwich, New York 1,715 -9.6%
8210 Haymarket, Virginia 1,715 87.8%
8211 Shaw, Mississippi 1,715 -25.7%
8212 Stillwater, New York 1,715 -0.4%
8213 Welch, West Virginia 1,715 -35.3%
8214 Dallas Center, Iowa 1,714 6.7%
8215 Marfa, Texas 1,714 -21.5%
8216 Meadowlakes, Texas 1,714 29.9%
8217 Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania 1,714 -9.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
5990 Bamberg 3,237 -12.9%
6002 Pendleton 3,228 8.0%
6018 Winnsboro 3,204 -16.0%
6060 Pickens 3,164 4.0%
6062 Liberty 3,163 5.0%
6179 Kingstree 3,058 -15.1%
6252 Denmark 2,984 -9.9%
6253 Bishopville 2,983 -18.7%
6261 Allendale 2,979 -26.6%
6296 Williston 2,932 -10.6%
6371 Andrews 2,852 -7.0%
6505 Springdale 2,739 3.5%
6508 Burnettown 2,736 4.1%
6566 Loris 2,700 29.6%
6593 Ravenel 2,674 14.2%
6602 Pageland 2,668 5.9%
6609 Wellford 2,664 9.9%
6637 Folly Beach 2,641 20.7%
6652 Landrum 2,625 5.4%
6730 Westminster 2,555 -6.9%
6764 Hampton 2,531 -10.5%
6847 Pacolet 2,472 -9.6%
6863 South Congaree 2,463 7.6%
6876 Lincolnville 2,451 165.8%
6976 Cowpens 2,379 4.1%
6977 Inman 2,378 17.7%
6990 Timmonsville 2,369 2.4%
7011 Johnston 2,354 -1.5%
7027 McCormick 2,346 -11.8%
7047 Pine Ridge 2,335 33.2%
7171 Kershaw 2,249 38.1%
7214 Blackville 2,217 -25.3%
7266 St. George 2,183 5.3%
7303 Ware Shoals 2,158 -8.9%
7339 New Ellenton 2,133 -5.2%
7532 Ninety Six 2,039 5.5%
7609 McColl 2,001 -19.8%
7632 Varnville 1,991 -5.0%
7759 Calhoun Falls 1,921 -17.1%
7761 Sullivan's Island 1,921 0.6%
7779 St. Matthews 1,912 -9.3%
7823 Great Falls 1,886 -13.9%
7833 Blacksburg 1,878 -0.5%
7848 Estill 1,874 -21.4%
7893 Seabrook Island 1,855 48.7%
8021 St. Stephen 1,798 1.1%
8055 Jackson 1,783 9.7%
8072 Ridgeville 1,773 2.5%
8095 Kiawah Island 1,762 51.8%
8207 Fairfax 1,715 -46.4%
8277 Gaston 1,686 28.3%
8387 Chapin 1,628 147.0%
8511 Elgin 1,579 60.7%
8717 Johnsonville 1,493 2.9%
8793 Whitmire 1,466 -4.6%
8897 Awendaw 1,424 18.8%
8908 Chesterfield 1,420 2.8%
9026 Pelzer 1,384 1326.8%
9251 Iva 1,301 12.3%
9260 Latta 1,298 -8.2%
9277 Meggett 1,293 -3.0%
9445 Due West 1,240 1.3%
9502 Pamplico 1,221 7.3%
9520 Prosperity 1,215 23.4%
9616 Holly Hill 1,191 -14.6%
10348 Heath Springs 989 11.3%
10482 Yemassee 962 18.4%
10486 Branchville 960 -10.9%
10556 Swansea 946 27.1%
10562 Summerton 945 -10.8%
10575 Lamar 942 -7.3%
10587 West Pelzer 940 3.5%
10597 Chesnee 937 -9.6%
10608 Aynor 934 50.4%
10654 Quinby 927 10.2%
10724 Bowman 911 -23.5%
10729 Santee 911 20.5%
10851 Fort Lawn 881 1.8%
10926 Arcadia Lakes 864 0.3%
10934 Scranton 863 -11.3%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 1,715 8,207
2017 1,741 8,139
2016 1,745 8,130
2015 1,822 7,940
2014 1,897 7,785
2013 1,900 7,772
2012 1,931 7,690
2011 1,986 7,589
2010 2,025 7,511
2009 3,088 5,977
2008 3,147 5,898
2007 3,099 5,928
2006 3,118 5,875
2005 3,169 5,794
2004 3,153 5,792
2003 3,222 5,709
2002 3,195 5,717
2001 3,075 5,815
2000 3,200 5,685
1990 2,318 6,387