Fairview, Kentucky

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Population in 2013: 145 (69% urban, 31% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.1%
 
Males: 82  (57.1%)
Females: 63  (42.9%)
Median resident age:  44.2 years
Kentucky median age:  41.0 years

Zip code: 41015

Estimated median household income in 2012: $49,064 (it was $55,417 in 2000)
Fairview:

$49,064
KY:

$41,724
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,164 (it was $20,737 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $117,505 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Fairview:

$117,505
KY:

$120,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $162,937; Detached houses: $162,937
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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Fairview: 88.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.3%), English (20.9%), Irish (18.4%), United States (8.6%), Dutch (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 12/30/1957

Elevation: 615 feet

Land area: 0.73 square miles.

Population density: 197 people per square mile   (very low).

Fairview, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Fairview:

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairview city:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 13.2%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Fairview, Kentucky as of April 19, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairview to the number of sex offenders is 144 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,417 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,036 (0.8%)

Fairview satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Cincinnati, OH (9.6 miles , pop. 331,285).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (258.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Taylor Mill, KY (1.0 miles ), Latonia Lakes, KY (1.5 miles ), Ryland Heights, KY (1.6 miles ), Cold Spring, KY (1.8 miles ), Highland Heights, KY (1.8 miles ), Wilder, KY (1.9 miles ), Kenton Vale, KY (2.0 miles) , Edgewood, KY (2.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $113,800

Latitude: 39.00 N, Longitude: 84.49 W

Fairview household income distribution Fairview home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Kentucky:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+28.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Average climate in Fairview, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fairview, Kentucky average temperatures Fairview, Kentucky average precipitation Fairview, Kentucky humidity Fairview, Kentucky wind speed Fairview, Kentucky snowfall Fairview, Kentucky sunshine Fairview, Kentucky clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Fairview-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kentucky state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Fairview city center killed 3 people and injured 210 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 39 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairview-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 62.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 187.2 miles away from Fairview center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 183.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.4 miles away from Fairview center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 106.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kenton County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairview topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairview:

  • LAKESIDE HEIGHTS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY)
  • LAKESIDE PLACE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY)
  • ROSEDALE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COVINGTON, KY)
  • HEALTHSOUTH NORTHERN KENTUCKY REHABILITATION (Hospital, about 5 miles away; EDGEWOOD, KY)
  • ST CHARLES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COVINGTON, KY)
  • ST CHARLES NH (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COVINGTON, KY)
  • NORTHKEY COMMUNITY CARE INTENSIVE SERV (Hospital, about 5 miles away; COVINGTON, KY)

Amtrak station near Fairview:

  • 8 miles: CINCINNATI (1301 WESTERN AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairview:

  • Northern Kentucky University (about 3 miles; Highland Heights, KY; Full-time enrollment: 12,059)
  • Gateway Community and Technical College (about 8 miles; Florence, KY; FT enrollment: 2,422)
  • University of Cincinnati-Main Campus (about 10 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 28,747)
  • Xavier University (about 11 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 6,143)
  • College of Mount St Joseph (about 11 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 2,073)
  • Cincinnati State Technical and Community College (about 11 miles; Cincinnati, OH; FT enrollment: 8,757)
  • University of Cincinnati-Clermont College (about 17 miles; Batavia, OH; FT enrollment: 2,739)

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Notable location: Fairview Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Fairview: Jefferson Davis State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Kenton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.260. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.260
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.84. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.84
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.37. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.37
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.7
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.4%
(0.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.3%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.3%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.7% of all households

Fairview compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairview city (based on Kenton County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.83%
Here: 52.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents51.9%21.7%6.3%4.7%3.4%
Congregations17.7%24.8%13.3%7.1%8.8%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of the NazareneMuslim EstimateOther
Adherents2.2%1.4%1.1%1.1%6.1%
Congregations0.9%1.8%3.5%0.9%21.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 27
Kenton County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Kenton County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 52
Kenton County:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 108
Here:

6.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Kenton County:

26.9%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.3%
State:

15.9%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$171
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$137
Totals for Government 0$0 4$308

7.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,209 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.81%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($198 average AGI)
Kenton County:

0.03%
Kentucky average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Boone County, KY  2.02% ($33,425 average AGI)
from Hamilton County, OH  1.43% ($35,063)
from Campbell County, KY  1.31% ($32,021)


8.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,096 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.06%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Kenton County:

0.04%
Kentucky average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Boone County, KY  2.37% ($35,783 average AGI)
to Campbell County, KY  1.19% ($33,293)
to Hamilton County, OH  1.11% ($38,135)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairview:

  • WKRC (550 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBOB (1160 AM; 5 kW; FLORENCE, KY; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCVG (1320 AM; 1 kW; COVINGTON, KY; Owner: RICHARD L. PLESSINGER SR.)
  • WTSJ (1050 AM; 1 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNOP (740 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: SACRED HEART RADIO, INC.)
  • WCIN (1480 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH)
  • WDBZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: BLUE CHIP COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCKY (1360 AM; 5 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNW (1560 AM; daytime; 5 kW; FAIRFIELD, OH)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairview:

  • WNKU (89.7 FM; HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, KY; Owner: BD. OF REGENTS ON N. KY UNIV.)
  • WKRQ (101.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKFS (107.1 FM; MILFORD, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVMX (94.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WEBN (102.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUBE-FM (105.1 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WGUC (90.9 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CINCINNATI CLASSICAL PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WOFX-FM (92.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVXU (91.7 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: XAVIER UNIVERSITY)
  • WIZF (100.9 FM; ERLANGER, KY; Owner: BLUE CHIP BROADCASTING LICENSES II, LTD.)
  • WGRR (103.5 FM; HAMILTON, OH; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WRRM (98.5 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WRRM LICO, INC)
  • WAIF (88.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: STEPCHILD RADIO OF CINCINNATI, INC.)
  • WMOJ (94.9 FM; FAIRFIELD, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WAKW (93.3 FM; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: PILLAR OF FIRE)
  • WYGY (96.5 FM; LEBANON, OH; Owner: WVAE LICO, INC.)
  • WOBO (88.7 FM; BATAVIA, OH; Owner: WCNE EDUCATIONAL COMMUNITY RADIO,INC)
  • WIOK (107.5 FM; FALMOUTH, KY; Owner: HAMMOND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSCH (99.3 FM; AURORA, IN; Owner: COLUMBUS RADIO, INC.)
  • WNKR (106.5 FM; WILLIAMSTOWN, KY; Owner: GRANT COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Fairview:

  • WCVN-TV (Channel 54; COVINGTON, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WLWT (Channel 5; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC)
  • WCPO-TV (Channel 9; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKRC-TV (Channel 12; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS CO.)
  • WXIX-TV (Channel 19; NEWPORT, KY; Owner: RAYCOM NATIONAL, INC.)
  • WSTR-TV (Channel 64; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: WSTR LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WCET (Channel 48; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: THE GREATER CINCINNATI TV EDUC'L. FOUNDATION)
  • WOTH-LP (Channel 35; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WBQC-CA (Channel 25; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: ELLIOTT B. BLOCK)
  • WPTO (Channel 14; OXFORD, OH; Owner: GREATER DAYTON PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKOI (Channel 43; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Timothy J Duffy, 1 Mi Nw (Lat: 37.911667 Lon: -85.118611), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.5 m
    Registrant: 2027834141, Jcohen@wbklaw.Com, 2300 N STREET, NW, SUITE 700
  • Timothy J Duffy, 1 Mi Nw (Lat: 37.911667 Lon: -85.118611), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.5 m
    Registrant: 5619950320, Fcc-Contact@gtpsites.Com, 750 PARK OF COMMERCE BLVD, ST. 300
  • 1 Mi Nw (Lat: 37.911667 Lon: -85.118611), Type: 94.5, Overall height: 91.5 m
    Registrant: 9144220800, Price3@mindspring.Com, 711 WESTCHESTER AVENUE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • FAIRVIEW, 1 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 37.911722 Lon: -85.118556), Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WPJA805, Licensee ID: L00128694
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2009, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: New Cingular Wireless Pcs, LLC

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
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