Fairview, Texas

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Fairview, Texas

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High Points

Fairview strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Fairview Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Fairview College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Fairview People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Fairview Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Fairview Well-Paid Single Women
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Fairview Low Rate of Poverty
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 15% Fairview Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Fairview, Texas

Comparing Fairview to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Racial Diversity 8 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 4
Age of the Population 6 8
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 10 10


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 10
College Educated Adults 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 8 9
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Short Commute Times 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 1
People Living Alone 1 1

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Fairview Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles S of McKinney, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 27 miles N of Dallas, Texas
County Collin
Standard Zip Codes 75069
Phone Area Codes 972
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.157
Longitude -96.631

Fairview Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station MC KINNEY 3 S
Distance 1.1 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 51 to 73 F
Jul Temp 72 to 93 F
Oct Temp 53 to 76 F
Annual Precip 41 inches
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 53 to 78 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Distance 28.6 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 54 F
Apr Temp 54 to 76 F
Jul Temp 75 to 95 F
Oct Temp 56 to 78 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
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Fairview Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,644 100%
Male 1,310 49.5%
Female 1,334 50.5%
Under 18 864 32.7%
18+ 1,780 67.3%
65+ 130 4.9%
Median Age 38.8
Average Family Size 3.34
White 2,494 94.3%
African-American 7 0.3%
Asian 48 1.8%
American Indian & Alaskan 16 0.6%
Other 24 0.9%
Mixed Race 55 2.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 103 3.9%

Estimated Fairview Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 5,201
Growth 2,557
Growth % 96.7%

Fairview Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 20.2%
US/American 16.3%
English 13.9%
Irish 10.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.7%
Italian 4.7%
Norwegian 3.2%
Swedish 2.4%
French (except Basque) 2.2%
Scottish 2%
Polish 1.7%
Canadian 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.3%
European 1.1%
British 1%
Russian 0.9%
Dutch 0.8%
Austrian 0.8%
Czech 0.7%
Lebanese 0.7%
Iranian 0.6%
Romanian 0.5%
Portuguese 0.5%
Welsh 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Brazilian 0.2%
Ukrainian 0.2%
Finnish 0.2%
Croatian 0.2%
Scandinavian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Fairview 2,644 $114,210
Allen 43,554 $82,747
McKinney 54,369 $72,133
Melissa 1,350 $66,172
Parker 1,379 $108,560
Princeton 3,477 $45,948
St. Paul 630 $73,906
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