Fairburn, Georgia

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Population in 2014: 13,696 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +150.7%
Males: 6,268  (45.8%)
Females: 7,428  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  31.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30291.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,421 (it was $39,679 in 2000)
Fairburn:

$49,421
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,215 (it was $18,898 in 2000)

Fairburn city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $126,896 (it was $92,000 in 2000)
Fairburn:

$126,896
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $906.

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  • Races in Fairburn, GA (2010)

    Fairburn races chart
    • 8,96669.2%Black alone
    • 1,98615.3%White alone
    • 1,54511.9%Hispanic
    • 2121.6%Asian alone
    • 1691.3%Two or more races
    • 330.3%American Indian alone
    • 350.3%Other race alone
    • 40.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Fairburn detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fairburn: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (5.4%), Subsaharan African (1.8%), Irish (1.7%), West Indian (1.3%), German (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1016 feet

Land area: 7.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,882 people per square mile   (low).

Fairburn,GA real estate house value index trend

Fairburn, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Fairburn:

  • High school or higher: 81.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairburn city:

  • Never married: 39.3%
  • Now married: 39.7%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

1,314 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America, 1.0% Africa).

This city:

9.6%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Fairburn, Georgia as of May 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairburn to the number of sex offenders is 2,744 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,300 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $833 (0.8%)

Fairburn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Atlanta, GA (17.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (597.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Union City, GA (1.6 miles ), Palmetto, GA (2.4 miles ), Tyrone, GA (2.5 miles ), College Park, GA (3.1 miles ), Riverdale, GA (3.1 miles ), Chattahoochee Hills, GA (3.2 miles ), Fayetteville, GA (3.2 miles ), East Point, GA (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 1999: 48 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2000: 65 buildings, average cost: $184,300
  • 2001: 205 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2002: 81 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2003: 230 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2004: 367 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 2005: 393 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2006: 361 buildings, average cost: $117,900
  • 2007: 144 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $198,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $190,000
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $179,100
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $570,000
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2014: 33 buildings, average cost: $182,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.56 N, Longitude: 84.58 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +114 (+0.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 758 (12.8%)

Fairburn household income distribution Fairburn home values distribution

Property values in Fairburn, GA


Crime rates in Fairburn by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005
Murders 0010
per 100,000 0.00.014.50.0
Rapes 2211
per 100,000 35.033.014.513.9
Robberies 1191017
per 100,000 192.5148.6145.3236.2
Assaults 46412918
per 100,000 805.2676.8421.3250.1
Burglaries 10293115155
per 100,000 1,785.41,535.21,670.52,153.4
Thefts 270347413424
per 100,000 4,726.15,728.05,999.45,890.5
Auto thefts 47546887
per 100,000 822.7891.4987.81,208.7
Arson 1021
per 100,000 17.50.029.113.9
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 319.6) 643.9631.2621.1632.0

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Crime rate in Fairburn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 43 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Georgia average:

2.73
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Fairburn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fairburn, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairburn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 62% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Fairburn city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/5/1989, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the city center injured 23 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairburn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 122.3 miles away from Fairburn center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 154.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 158.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 230.6 miles away from Fairburn center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 187.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fulton County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairburn topographic map

Birthplace of: Eric Berry - College football player, Anne Rivers Siddons - Novelist, Lee Haney - Bodybuilder, Calvin Russell (American football) - Football player, Cleo Carlyle - Baseball player, Rokevious Watkins - Footballer, Terrance Parks - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Fairburn:

  • FAIRBURN HEALTH CARE CTR, INC (178 WEST CAMPBELLTON STREET)
  • UNIHEALTH POST-ACUTE CARE - FAIRBURN (7560 BUTNER ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fairburn:

  • UNION CITY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; UNION CITY, GA)
  • CHRISTIAN CITY CONV CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; UNION CITY, GA)
  • NRA PALMETTO (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PALMETTO, GA)
  • COLLEGE PARK DIALYSIS CENTER LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; COLLEGE PARK, GA)
  • CHATTAHOOCHEE HEALTH CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ATLANTA, GA)
  • ELYSIUM HOUSE, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; RIVERDALE, GA)
  • ANCHOR HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; COLLEGE PARK, GA)

Amtrak station near Fairburn:

  • 20 miles: ATLANTA (1688 PEACHTREE ST. NW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairburn:

  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College (about 15 miles; Atlanta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,437)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 15 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,217)
  • Clayton State University (about 15 miles; Morrow, GA; FT enrollment: 5,844)
  • Morehouse College (about 17 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Spelman College (about 17 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • Clark Atlanta University (about 17 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,201)
  • Georgia State University (about 18 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 30,264)

Public high schools in Fairburn:

  • CREEKSIDE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,582, Location: 7405 HERNDON RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • LANGSTON HUGHES HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 7501 HALL RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Fairburn:

  • LANDMARK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 805, Location: 50 SE BROAD ST, Grades: PK-12)
  • ARLINGTON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 273, Location: 4500 RIDGE RD, Grades: KG-12)
  • THE BEDFORD SCHOOL (Students: 135, Location: 5665 MILAM RD, Grades: 1-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fairburn:

Private elementary/middle school in Fairburn:

  • FOUNDATION CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 133, Location: 6230 HIGHWAY 92, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Fairburn: Fairburn Police Station (A), Fairburn Fire Department (B), Hobgood-Palmer Memorial Library (C), Fairburn City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fairburn include: Saint Marks Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Saint John African Methodist Episcopal Church (B), First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: City Lake (A), Hendersons Lake (B), Milams Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fairburn include: Fairburn Commercial Historic District (1), Duncan Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Georgia Rehabilitation of Wildlife Center (Recreation Areas; 9250 Cedar Grove Road), Grow Center (9250 Cedar Grove Road).

Hotel: Efficiency Motel (601 Senoia Road).

Fulton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.293. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.293
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.07
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.733. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.733
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 23.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.8
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00345. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00345
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.9%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Black residents, 17.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.6%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
94 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
117 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Fairburn (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Georgia: Fairburn Branch at 8410 Senoia Road, branch established on 2004/11/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $360.9 mil, Deposits: $332.2 mil, headquarters in Peachtree City, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Georgia Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Parkway Village Branch at 5390 Hwy 92, branch established on 2008/01/28. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • United Community Bank: Fairburn 1st Community Branch at 65 Washington Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2009/06/23: Bank assets: $6,977.4 mil, Deposits: $6,170.1 mil, headquarters in Blairsville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 106 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Banks, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Georgia average:

12.6

Fairburn travel time to work - commute Fairburn mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Fairburn:

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Religion statistics for Fairburn city (based on Fulton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant204,409357
Mainline Protestant166,727153
Catholic91,39118
Black Protestant90,642135
Other50,07586
Orthodox2,4966
None314,841-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 190
Fulton County:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 59
Fulton County:

0.59 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 298
Fulton County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,102
Here:

11.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.6%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Fulton County:

23.2%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.1%
State:

14.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairburn:

44.7%
Georgia:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Fairburn:

29.4
State:

29.0

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fairburn:

20.5%
Georgia:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.0%
Georgia:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fairburn:

6.7
Georgia:

6.7

Overweight people:
Fairburn:

34.1%
Georgia:

33.6%

General health condition:
Here:

54.4%
Georgia:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairburn:

80.8%
Georgia:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairburn, GA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$21,653$43,3060$0
Other Government Administration 5$16,273$39,0550$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,056$48,6721$1,959
Police Protection - Officers 29$112,349$46,4890$0
Police - Other 5$13,284$31,8820$0
Firefighters 41$155,060$45,3830$0
Streets and Highways 14$33,164$28,4260$0
Water Supply 6$19,614$39,2280$0
Electric Power 8$31,315$46,9730$0
Other and Unallocable 13$44,048$40,6601$1,986
Totals for Government 128$450,816$42,2642$3,945

Fairburn government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $749,000 ($54.69)
    Sewerage: $499,000 ($36.43)
    Electric Utilities: $299,000 ($21.83)
    Police Protection: $75,000 ($5.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000 ($5.11)
    General - Other: $70,000 ($5.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $56,000 ($4.09)
    Regular Highways: $34,000 ($2.48)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($0.80)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $5,227,000 ($381.64)
    General - Other: $2,232,000 ($162.97)
    Police Protection: $2,097,000 ($153.11)
    Central Staff Services: $1,357,000 ($99.08)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,177,000 ($85.94)
    Water Utilities: $923,000 ($67.39)
    Sewerage: $615,000 ($44.90)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $502,000 ($36.65)
    Regular Highways: $442,000 ($32.27)
    Financial Administration: $298,000 ($21.76)
    Correctional Institutions: $256,000 ($18.69)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $196,000 ($14.31)
    General Public Buildings: $193,000 ($14.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $121,000 ($8.83)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $125,000 ($9.13)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $676,000 ($49.36)
    Local Fire Protection: $500,000 ($36.51)
    Sewerage: $450,000 ($32.86)
    General - Other: $147,000 ($10.73)
    Regular Highways: $74,000 ($5.40)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($4.45)
    Police Protection: $54,000 ($3.94)
    Electric Utilities: $21,000 ($1.53)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $5,000 ($0.37)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,152,000 ($376.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,142,000 ($83.38)

Fairburn government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $2,728,000 ($199.18)
    Sewerage: $2,705,000 ($197.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $405,000 ($29.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($0.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,410,000 ($102.95)
    All Other: $100,000 ($7.30)
    Housing and Community Development: $16,000 ($1.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $768,000 ($56.07)
    Fines and Forfeits: $307,000 ($22.42)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($1.24)
    Rents: $16,000 ($1.17)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $5,948,000 ($434.29)
    Water Utilities: $4,058,000 ($296.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,000 ($1.46)
  • Tax - Property: $1,708,000 ($124.71)
    Other License: $965,000 ($70.46)
    Other Selective Sales: $274,000 ($20.01)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $266,000 ($19.42)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $222,000 ($16.21)
    Public Utilities Sales: $150,000 ($10.95)

Fairburn government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,635,000 ($1287.60)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,036,000 ($1243.87)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $599,000 ($43.74)

Fairburn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,489,000 ($108.72)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,517,000 ($694.87)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,283,000 ($93.68)

13.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,428 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.81%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($402 average AGI)
Fulton County:

0.07%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from DeKalb County, GA  2.65% ($37,248 average AGI)
from Cobb County, GA  1.38% ($41,035)
from Clayton County, GA  1.17% ($21,844)


12.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,825 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.92%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($649 average AGI)
Fulton County:

0.11%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to DeKalb County, GA  2.65% ($35,541 average AGI)
to Cobb County, GA  1.28% ($42,974)
to Clayton County, GA  1.14% ($20,515)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairburn:

  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGKA (1190 AM; 25 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)
  • WTJH (1260 AM; 5 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairburn:

  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • WAMJ (102.5 FM; MABLETON, GA; Owner: NEW MABLETON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WBZY-FM (96.7 FM; PEACHTREE CITY, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSTR (94.1 FM; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WVEE (103.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZGC (92.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ATLANTA)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WABE (90.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION, CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WVFJ-FM (93.3 FM; MANCHESTER, GA; Owner: PROVIDENT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRAS (88.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairburn:

  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • W52CL (Channel 52; MACON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fairburn fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fairburn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 102m335ftTotal length
  • $9,851,000Total costs
  • 489,420Total average daily traffic
  • 5,637Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 31950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 81980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fairburn, GA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fairburn)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

142 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Fairburn, GA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fairburn)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2319G , Serial Number: 51619, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1958
    Registrant (Corporation): Skydive Co, 700 Mary Erna Dr, Fairburn, GA 30213
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-A55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GIO-470SERIES (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 303JA , Serial Number: TC-385, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1998
    Registrant (Corporation): Baron Associates LLC, 10180 Brazell Rd, Fairburn, GA 30213
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 550 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA 530A (4000 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 337CS , Serial Number: 550-1097, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Charlie Sierra Ii LLC, 5 Sw Broad St Ste B, Fairburn, GA 30213
  • Aircraft: COOK CHARLES B KITFOX II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 363KF , Serial Number: 363, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/12/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Charles B Cook, 10180 Creel Rd, Fairburn, GA 30213
  • Aircraft: REECE LUSTER E RVLTN HELI MINI-500 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5069R , Serial Number: 0197, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Luster E Reece, 5750 Short Rd, Fairburn, GA 30213
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6921F , Serial Number: 15063521, Year manufactured: 1966
    Registrant (Individual): Sam J Thompson, 14 Poplar St, Fairburn, GA 30213
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 73065 , Serial Number: 10277, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Frederick A Sheram, 479 Willow Creek Rd, Fairburn, GA 30213

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED70$119,13716$105,98968$165,8531$7,95011$95,692
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$121,7581$91,82010$169,1091$8,1001$131,150
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$117,5657$79,63764$160,6008$33,3696$105,192
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$135,7795$109,22636$171,8921$52,0303$85,953
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$97,5181$111,0909$145,7170$01$68,530
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.13 , 0105.14

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$264,3301$95,8900$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$117,4181$135,6401$83,090
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$140,3200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$213,5500$01$165,660
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0105.13 , 0105.14

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fairburn that have no violations reported:

  • FAIRBURN (Population served: 9,704, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 11
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Fairburn

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fairburn, GA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fairburn, Georgia:

  • BEST WESTERN PLUS Fairburn-Atlanta Southwest, 1005 Oakley Industrial Blvd, Fairburn, Georgia 30213 , Phone: (678) 782-4700
  • Country Inn & Suites, 7815 Senoia Rd, Fairburn, Georgia 30213 , Phone: (678) 782-4900, Fax: (678) 782-4901
  • Hampton Inn Atlanta Fairburn, 7790 Ella Ln, Fairburn, Georgia 30213 , Phone: (678) 782-4600, Fax: (678) 782-4619
  • Wingate By Wyndham - Atlanta Airport South, 7882 Senoia Rd, Fairburn, Georgia 30213 , Phone: (770) 892-3006, Fax: (770) 892-7227
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fairburn, 7905 Peachtree Landing Cir, Fairburn, Georgia 30213 , Phone: (678) 674-2200, Fax: (678) 674-2220
  • Wingate by Wyndham, 7882 Senoia Rd, Fairburn, Georgia 30213 , Phone: (770) 892-3006, Fax: (770) 892-7227
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fairburn, Georgia
Most common first names in Fairburn, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10870.1 years
William9972.8 years
Mary8479.5 years
John7474.1 years
Robert5471.0 years
Annie4481.3 years
George3875.0 years
Charles3571.1 years
Willie3474.9 years
Thomas3173.5 years
Most common last names in Fairburn, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8176.1 years
Jones4075.4 years
Johnson3874.0 years
Jackson3374.3 years
Brown2677.8 years
Wilson2478.0 years
Harris2377.0 years
Thompson2382.0 years
Moore2276.3 years
Black2272.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
Businesses in Fairburn, GA
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Holiday Inn1
Baskin-Robbins1Little Caesars Pizza1
CVS1McDonald's1
Chick-Fil-A1Publix Super Markets1
DHL1Subway1
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts1UPS2
FedEx4Waffle House2
Hilton1Wingate1

Fairburn compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Fairburn on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 5,000+)"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa, n.e.c. (population 500+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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