Fairmont Information

Fairmont Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Fairmont, WV

General Fairmont Information

State: West Virginia

County: Marion County

Close cities: Fairmont, WV, Monongah, WV, Rivesville, WV, Idamay, WV, Grant Town, WV, Pleasant Valley, WV, Worthington, WV, Farmington, WV, Whitehall, WV, Barrackville, WV

Fairmont Population (census data)
Total 19,096 (-0.1% since 2000)
Male 8,886 (46.5%)
Female 10,210 (53.5%)

Population Density: 2,438 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.5 (US Avg is 100)

Fairmont Elevation: 991 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.83 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,610

Zip Codes: 26554, and 26555.

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Fairmont Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.5%)
  • Black (7.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.4%)
  • Irish (13.6%)
  • Italian (13.4%)
  • English (10.2%)
  • United States (9.6%)
  • Dutch (3.1%)

Fairmont School Information

High Schools
East Fairmont High School (1993 Airport Road, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
East Fairmont Junior High School (1 Orion Lane, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Fairmont High School (1 Loop Park Drive, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Miller Junior High School (2 Pennsylvania Avenue, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Middle Schools
Dunbar Middle School (101 High Street, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Elementary Schools
East Dale Elementary School (Route 3, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
East Park Elementary School (1025 Fairfax Street, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Jayenne Elementary School (1504 Country Club Road, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Pleasant Valley Elementary School (58 Valley School Road, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
Watson Elementary School (1579 Mary Lou Retton Drive, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)
White Hall Elementary School (Route 7, Box 65, Fairmont, WV, 26554 - Marion County School District District)

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