In 2021, Fairmont, NC had a population of 2.4k people with a median age of 49.6 and a median household income of $30,547. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Fairmont, NC declined from 2,622 to 2,399, a −8.5% decrease and its median household income grew from $30,022 to $30,547, a 1.75% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fairmont, NC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (56.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (24.7%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (18%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.792%), and White (Hispanic) (0%).
None of the households in Fairmont, NC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
100% of the residents in Fairmont, NC are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Fairmont, NC was $90,600, and the homeownership rate was 48.9%.
Most people in Fairmont, NC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Fairmont, NC was 2 cars per household.