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Fairhope city, Alabama

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Fairhope city, Alabama
Persons in poverty, percent
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 22,677
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 16,265
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 39.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 15,326
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,808
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 5.0%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 76.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $256,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,632
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $444
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,096
Building permits, 2019 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 7,540
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.67
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 87.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 4.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 91.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 87.5%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 95.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 53.8%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 6.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 53.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 48.6%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 87,166
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 205,535
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 46,493
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 156,427
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $9,493
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 25.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $70,330
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $41,281
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2018 X
Total employment, 2018 X
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 2,370
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,269
Women-owned firms, 2012 851
Minority-owned firms, 2012 165
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,123
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 131
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,131
Population per square mile, 2010 1,271.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 12.06
FIPS Code 0125240
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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