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People

Total Population10,387
Male Share of the Population48.9%
Female Share of the Population51.1%
Senior Citizens22.6%
Employed Population 16+5,050
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married48%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.3%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,049
% Above Poverty Level87.3%
% Below Poverty Level12.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$605
Median House Value$114,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.4%
US/American0.1%
English6.9%
Irish8.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fairmont Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 96 miles SW of Eden Prairie, Minnesota (center to center)
Nearest Large City109 miles SW of Minneapolis, Minnesota
CountyMartin
Standard Zip Codes56031
P.O. Box Zip Codes56075
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneCentral (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude43.652
Longitude-94.46

Fairmont Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationFAIRMONT
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp5 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp39 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.3 inches
StationWINNEBAGO
Distance16 miles
Jan Temp3 to 21 F
Apr Temp35 to 56 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp37 to 59 F
Annual Precip31.1 inches
StationSWEA CITY 1 NE
Distance19.6 miles
Jan Temp3 to 22 F
Apr Temp36 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 83 F
Oct Temp37 to 61 F
Annual Precip30.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ceylon322$46,000
Granada299$45,625

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fairmont Public Libraries

Library
Martin County Library
110 NORTH PARK STREET
Fairmont, Minnesota
(507) 238-4207

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Fairmont Hospitals

FAIRMONT MEDICAL CENTER
(Voluntary non-profit - Other)
835 JOHNSON STREET, PO BOX 835
(507) 238-8100
Emergency Service: Yes

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Fairmont High Schools

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FAIRMONT SR.
900 JOHNSON ST.
507-238-4411
Serves 903 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.7

SOUTHERN PLAINS ALC
115 S. PARK
507-235-6151
A Non-traditional School
Serves 48 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.4

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