Fairview Park, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 1,312 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.3%
 
Males: 650  (49.6%)
Females: 662  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

49.0 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 47842.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,026 (it was $36,078 in 2000)
Fairview Park:

$47,026
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,798 (it was $21,459 in 2000)

Fairview Park town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,626 (it was $75,800 in 2000)
Fairview Park:

$115,626
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $103,617; detached houses: $105,096; mobile homes: $66,167

Median gross rent in 2017: $691.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fairview Park: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.1%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fairview Park, IN (2010)
    • 1,35998.1%White alone
    • 110.8%Hispanic
    • 70.5%Two or more races
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: American (26.6%), German (18.4%), Italian (13.3%), English (12.0%), Irish (5.9%), Scottish (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 572 feet

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 1,449 people per square mile   (low).

Fairview Park, Indiana map

8 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $801 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $610 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Terre Haute, IN (14.7 miles , pop. 59,614).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (67.8 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (150.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Clinton, IN (1.3 miles ),
Universal, IN (2.2 miles ),
Mecca, IN (2.3 miles ),
Shepardsville, IN (2.4 miles ),
Blanford, IN (2.4 miles ),
St. Bernice, IN (2.5 miles ),
New Goshen, IN (2.7 miles ),
Montezuma, IN (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 39.68 N, Longitude: 87.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 765

Distribution of median household income in Fairview Park, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fairview Park, IN in 2017
Fairview Park satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.7%
Indiana:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +174 (+13.2%).
Most common industries in Fairview Park, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Chemicals (9.2%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Utilities (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Chemicals (14.9%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Utilities (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.6%)
  • Educational services (14.5%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Fairview Park, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.3%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)

Average climate in Fairview Park, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fairview Park, Indiana average temperatures Fairview Park, Indiana average precipitation Fairview Park, Indiana humidity Fairview Park, Indiana wind speed Fairview Park, Indiana snowfall Fairview Park, Indiana sunshine Fairview Park, Indiana clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 78.9. This is about average.

City:

78.9
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.04. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.04
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.32
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Fairview Park-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Fairview Park town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/22/1963, a category F3 tornado 9.4 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairview Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from Fairview Park 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 64.7 miles away from Fairview Park 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 118.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 212.8 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 Vermillion County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairview Park topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairview Park:

  • CHILD ADULT RESOURCE SRV INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CLINTON, IN)
  • CLINTON GARDENS (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CLINTON, IN)
  • CLINTON NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CLINTON, IN)
  • WALNUT CREEK AT CLINTON (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; CLINTON, IN)
  • UNION HOSPITAL CLINTON Critical Access Hospitals (about 3 miles away; CLINTON, IN)
  • VERMILLION CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CLINTON, IN)
  • LAKEVIEW NURSING AND REHABILIT (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TERRE HAUTE, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairview Park:

  • Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (about 15 miles; Terre Haute, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,123)
  • Indiana State University (about 15 miles; Terre Haute, IN; FT enrollment: 10,925)
  • DePauw University (about 30 miles; Greencastle, IN; FT enrollment: 2,360)
  • Danville Area Community College (about 33 miles; Danville, IL; FT enrollment: 2,229)
  • Eastern Illinois University (about 43 miles; Charleston, IL; FT enrollment: 9,414)
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (about 53 miles; Champaign, IL; FT enrollment: 47,528)
  • Lake Land College (about 55 miles; Mattoon, IL; FT enrollment: 7,499)

Points of interest:

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

Vermillion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.7%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.8%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Fairview Park:

Marital status in Fairview Park, IN
  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

For population 25 years and over in Fairview Park:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fairview Park, IN (based on Vermillion County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,46218
Mainline Protestant2,09516
Catholic1,0102
Other5742
None10,071-
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: 4
Vermillion County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
This county:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.8%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Vermillion County:

30.5%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Vermillion County:

14.1%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairview Park:

52.6%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.6%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Fairview Park:

28.7
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fairview Park:

21.9%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairview Park:

10.5%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fairview Park:

35.0%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

59.1%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairview Park:

78.4%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairview Park, IN 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
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$196
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 4$3,985
Sewerage 0$0 1$604
Streets and Highways 0$0 3$2,298
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$568
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,308
Totals for Government 0$0 17$9,959

Fairview Park government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $105,000 ($80.03)
    Sewerage: $95,000 ($72.41)
    Water Utilities: $66,000 ($50.30)
    Regular Highways: $57,000 ($43.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($1.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $199,000 ($151.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($9.91)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($3.81)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($2.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $117,000 ($89.18)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($7.62)

Fairview Park government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $377,000 ($287.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($1.52)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($5.34)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($2.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $3,000 ($2.29)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $173,000 ($131.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $49,000 ($37.35)
    Other: $29,000 ($22.10)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($3.81)
  • Tax - Property: $76,000 ($57.93)

Fairview Park government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,157,000 ($3168.45)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,043,000 ($3081.55)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $114,000 ($86.89)

Fairview Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000 ($35.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $212,000 ($161.59)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $218,000 ($166.16)

5.99% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Vigo County, IN  2.00% ($34,855 average AGI)
from Parke County, IN  0.73% ($28,156)
from Vermilion County, IL  0.47% ($33,138)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairview Park:

  • WPFR (1480 AM; 5 kW; TERRE HAUTE, IN)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLS (890 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WLS, INC.)
  • WILL (580 AM; 5 kW; URBANA, IL; Owner: UNIV. OF ILLINOIS BOARD OF TRUSTEES)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WYLL (1160 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: SCA LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPRS (1440 AM; 1 kW; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMVP (1000 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairview Park:

  • WAXI (104.9 FM; ROCKVILLE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WPFR-FM (93.9 FM; CLINTON, IN; Owner: WORD POWER, INC.)
  • WISU (89.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA STATE UNIV. BD. OF TRUSTEES)
  • WWSY (95.9 FM; SEELYVILLE, IN; Owner: BRIGHT TOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTHI-FM (99.9 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WMGI (100.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: BRIGHT TOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMHD-FM (90.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: ROSE-HULMAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY)
  • WCRT (88.5 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: ILLINOIS BIBLE INSTITUTE)
  • WACF (98.5 FM; PARIS, IL; Owner: P.R.S. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBOW-FM (102.7 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WWVR (105.5 FM; WEST TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WSDM-FM (97.7 FM; BRAZIL, IN; Owner: CROSSROADS INVESTMENTS, LLC)
  • WMMC (105.9 FM; MARSHALL, IL; Owner: JDL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W236AE (95.1 FM; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF INDIANA UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Fairview Park:

  • W43BV (Channel 43; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTWO (Channel 2; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF THE MIDWEST, INC.)
  • WICD (Channel 15; CHAMPAIGN, IL; Owner: WICD LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WBAK-TV (Channel 38; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTHI-TV (Channel 10; TERRE HAUTE, IN; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • Fairview Park, Indiana
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:0
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Indiana average
  • Fatal accident count9347
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14474
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons2460
  • Fatalities10507
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents23857
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents526
See more detailed statistics of Fairview Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 29.7mTotal length
  • $3,694,000Total costs
  • 3,024Total average daily traffic
  • 173Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,023Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fairview Park, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21910-1919
  • 21930-1939
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fairview Park, IN
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fairview Park, IN
  • 55.0%Utility gas
  • 41.7%Electricity
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fairview Park, IN
  • 78.3%Electricity
  • 21.7%Utility gas


Fairview Park compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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