Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,741
Nationwide Rank 8139

Quick Facts

Fairfax, South Carolina is the 8,139th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Fairfax, South Carolina is a town.

Fairfax, South Carolina is currently 45.6% 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
2000-2017
8129 Chadbourn, North Carolina 1,742 -17.7%
8130 Clinton, New York 1,742 -10.5%
8131 Jeffersonville, Kentucky 1,742 14.8%
8132 Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania 1,742 16.4%
8133 Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania 1,742 -8.5%
8134 Woodcreek, Texas 1,742 35.8%
8135 Wright, Wyoming 1,742 28.3%
8136 Zeigler, Illinois 1,742 4.5%
8137 Bridgeport, Illinois 1,741 -19.4%
8138 Eaton, Indiana 1,741 8.6%
8139 Fairfax, South Carolina 1,741 -45.5%
8140 Brackettville, Texas 1,740 -7.2%
8141 Duquesne, Missouri 1,740 5.7%
8142 Harrisville, West Virginia 1,740 -5.4%
8143 Welch, West Virginia 1,740 -34.4%
8144 Evans City, Pennsylvania 1,739 -13.3%
8145 Butler, Alabama 1,738 -10.3%
8146 Langdon, North Dakota 1,738 -16.6%
8147 Warrenton, Georgia 1,738 -17.5%
8148 Hughes Springs, Texas 1,737 -6.2%
8149 Lowry Crossing, Texas 1,737 36.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5791 Duncan 3,439 15.6%
5799 Blythewood 3,429 299.6%
5940 Bamberg 3,282 -11.7%
5988 Winnsboro 3,237 -15.2%
6018 Pendleton 3,197 6.9%
6041 Liberty 3,174 5.3%
6054 Pickens 3,164 4.0%
6081 Bishopville 3,134 -14.6%
6130 Kingstree 3,096 -14.0%
6204 Allendale 3,027 -25.4%
6258 Denmark 2,968 -10.4%
6264 Williston 2,965 -9.6%
6349 Andrews 2,876 -6.2%
6410 Burnettown 2,808 6.9%
6494 Springdale 2,744 3.7%
6520 Folly Beach 2,726 24.5%
6574 Pageland 2,683 6.5%
6577 Loris 2,680 28.7%
6600 Ravenel 2,669 14.0%
6672 Wellford 2,601 7.3%
6717 Hampton 2,560 -9.5%
6720 Landrum 2,559 2.7%
6768 Westminster 2,523 -8.1%
6814 McCormick 2,485 -6.6%
6829 Lincolnville 2,475 168.4%
6872 South Congaree 2,446 6.8%
6906 Pacolet 2,415 -11.7%
6945 Timmonsville 2,388 3.2%
7027 Johnston 2,331 -2.5%
7037 Cowpens 2,324 1.7%
7044 Inman 2,320 14.9%
7078 Pine Ridge 2,302 31.3%
7172 Blackville 2,240 -24.5%
7239 Kershaw 2,193 34.7%
7298 Ware Shoals 2,155 -9.0%
7306 New Ellenton 2,151 -4.4%
7308 St. George 2,151 3.8%
7527 Ninety Six 2,037 5.4%
7536 McColl 2,033 -18.6%
7579 Varnville 2,011 -4.0%
7706 St. Matthews 1,944 -7.8%
7731 Calhoun Falls 1,934 -16.6%
7753 Sullivan's Island 1,923 0.7%
7791 Great Falls 1,899 -13.4%
7807 Blacksburg 1,893 0.2%
7883 Seabrook Island 1,858 48.9%
7928 Estill 1,834 -23.1%
7971 St. Stephen 1,813 1.9%
8068 Jackson 1,771 9.0%
8087 Kiawah Island 1,764 52.0%
8104 Ridgeville 1,755 1.5%
8139 Fairfax 1,741 -45.5%
8278 Gaston 1,683 28.0%
8449 Chapin 1,604 143.3%
8564 Elgin 1,550 57.8%
8716 Johnsonville 1,492 2.8%
8771 Whitmire 1,469 -4.4%
8875 Chesterfield 1,429 3.5%
8890 Awendaw 1,423 18.7%
9056 Pelzer 1,373 1315.4%
9226 Latta 1,306 -7.7%
9264 Meggett 1,296 -2.7%
9281 Iva 1,292 11.5%
9315 Due West 1,283 4.8%
9470 Pamplico 1,231 8.2%
9517 Prosperity 1,217 23.6%
9577 Holly Hill 1,200 -13.9%
10464 Yemassee 966 18.9%
10466 Heath Springs 965 8.6%
10470 Branchville 964 -10.5%
10493 Summerton 959 -9.5%
10558 Lamar 943 -7.2%
10622 West Pelzer 931 2.5%
10627 Quinby 930 10.5%
10634 Swansea 928 24.7%
10679 Chesnee 920 -11.2%
10712 Bowman 914 -23.3%
10718 Santee 914 20.8%
10842 Fort Lawn 880 1.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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