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Demographics

People

Total Population122
Male Share of the Population50.8%
Female Share of the Population49.2%
Senior Citizens33.6%
Employed Population 16+56
Age of the Population58

Families

% of people married62.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.3%
Median Earnings25+$24,063
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,194
% Above Poverty Level94.3%
% Below Poverty Level5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work23.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone38.6%
Median Gross Rent$375
Median House Value$45,000

Ancestry

German64.8%
Czech24.6%
Russian12.3%
Norwegian6.6%
Irish5.7%
Swedish4.9%
Dutch4.9%
English4.9%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)2.5%
Lithuanian0.8%
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Fairfax Almanac

CategoryValue
County Gregory County
Standard Zip Codes57335
Phone Area Codes605
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.02
Approximate Longitude-98.88

Fairfax Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBONESTEEL
Distance5 miles
Jan Temp7 to 29 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 85 F
Oct Temp37 to 62 F
Annual Precip26.6 inches
StationPICKSTOWN
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp9 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 60 F
Jul Temp63 to 88 F
Oct Temp38 to 64 F
Annual Precip23.3 inches
StationGREGORY
Distance31 miles
Jan Temp6 to 29 F
Apr Temp33 to 58 F
Jul Temp60 to 87 F
Oct Temp34 to 63 F
Annual Precip25.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bonesteel424$71,875
Burke649$50,625
Geddes291$80,556
Lake Andes884$32,125
Pickstown163$66,071
Platte1,509$75,583
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