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Fairmont, MN (Minnesota) Houses and Residents

Fairmont,MN index of house prices

Total population: 10,328 (Urban population: 10,231 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 655 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 5,036 (4,701 occupied: 3,223 owner occupied, 1,604 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

33%
State:

28%

Housing density: 346 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $71,954.

Median contract rent in 2013: $274 (lower quartile is $210, upper quartile is $353)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $435


Median gross rent in Fairmont, MN in 2013: $340

Housing units in Fairmont with a mortgage: 1,831 (247 second mortgage, 300 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,224

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,428

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $56,428

Median monthly housing costs: $711


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Fairmont, Minnesota Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $105,530 (it was $67,100 in 2000)
Fairmont:

$105,530
Minnesota:

$180,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,742 - $157,502
Median year house/condo built: 1958

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,588
  • In family households: 8,773 (2,410 male householders, 616 female householders)
    2,371 spouses, 2,997 children (2,801 natural, 26 adopted, 170 stepchildren), 93 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 17 parents, 28 other relatives, 209 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,815 (664 male householders (589 living alone)), 1,025 female householders (968 living alone)), 126 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 298 (263 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,581 2-persons, 598 3-persons, 512 4-persons, 229 5-persons, 76 6-persons, 30 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,557 1-person, 132 2-persons.

1,832 married couples with children.
674 single-parent households (126 men, 548 women).

94.8% of residents of Fairmont speak English at home.
3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (34% speak English very well, 44% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 235 (2.2%)
(38.3% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.3
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.8
State:

3.7

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fairmont, Minnesota:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1491 bedroom
  • 8902 bedrooms
  • 1,7093 bedrooms
  • 6124 bedrooms
  • 1105+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fairmont, Minnesota:

  • 31no bedroom
  • 4861 bedroom
  • 5052 bedrooms
  • 1773 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 145+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Fairmont in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 164no vehicle
  • 1,2031 vehicle
  • 1,4722 vehicles
  • 5033 vehicles
  • 1094 vehicles
  • 195+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Fairmont in renter-occupied apartments

  • 320no vehicle
  • 7251 vehicle
  • 1562 vehicles
  • 213 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fairmont, Minnesota:

  • 01 room
  • 262 rooms
  • 933 rooms
  • 3634 rooms
  • 7135 rooms
  • 7076 rooms
  • 5907 rooms
  • 4388 rooms
  • 5409+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fairmont, Minnesota:

  • 81 room
  • 2262 rooms
  • 2693 rooms
  • 3644 rooms
  • 2255 rooms
  • 766 rooms
  • 307 rooms
  • 198 rooms
  • 149+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Fairmont, MN household income distribution

  • Fairmont, MN household income distribution
  • 562Less than $10,000
  • 361$10,000 to $14,999
  • 464$15,000 to $19,999
  • 314$20,000 to $24,999
  • 317$25,000 to $29,999
  • 465$30,000 to $34,999
  • 216$35,000 to $39,999
  • 207$40,000 to $44,999
  • 286$45,000 to $49,999
  • 569$50,000 to $59,999
  • 433$60,000 to $74,999
  • 337$75,000 to $99,999
  • 48$100,000 to $124,999
  • 19$125,000 to $149,999
  • 51$150,000 to $199,999
  • 66$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Fairmont, MN

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Fairmont, MN
  • 86Less than $10,000
  • 11$10,000 to $14,999
  • 6$15,000 to $19,999
  • 54$20,000 to $24,999
  • 108$25,000 to $29,999
  • 9$30,000 to $34,999
  • 51$35,000 to $39,999
  • 85$40,000 to $49,999
  • 149$50,000 to $59,999
  • 177$60,000 to $69,999
  • 256$70,000 to $79,999
  • 250$80,000 to $89,999
  • 127$90,000 to $99,999
  • 514$100,000 to $124,999
  • 381$125,000 to $149,999
  • 255$150,000 to $174,999
  • 184$175,000 to $199,999
  • 257$200,000 to $249,999
  • 44$250,000 to $299,999
  • 164$300,000 to $399,999
  • 17$500,000 to $749,999
  • 13$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Fairmont, MN

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Fairmont, MN
  • 5Less than $100
  • 28$100 to $149
  • 8$150 to $199
  • 42$200 to $249
  • 51$250 to $299
  • 123$300 to $349
  • 210$350 to $399
  • 118$400 to $449
  • 120$450 to $499
  • 66$500 to $549
  • 74$550 to $599
  • 194$600 to $649
  • 93$650 to $699
  • 29$700 to $749
  • 159$800 to $899
  • 230$1,000 to $1,249
  • 17$1,500 to $1,999
  • 11$2,000 or more
  • 33No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 461995 to March 2000
  • 891990 to 1994
  • 431985 to 1989
  • 271980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 71970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 23Before 1965
Fairmont commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 521
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,920
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,401
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 352
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 196
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 116
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 185
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 20
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 59
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 74
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 83
  • 90 or more minutes: 62
Fairmont, MN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 89.0%
Number of people working at home: 159 (3.1% of all workers)

Fairmont mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,218 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 449 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0%)
  • Taxi: 61 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 57 (1%)
  • Walked: 194 (4%)
  • Other means: 7 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 159 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 4,443
 Norwegian: 1,183
 English: 517
 Other groups: 484
 Irish: 438
 Swedish: 402
 Polish: 327
 United States or American: 262
 French (except Basque): 193
 Dutch: 165
 Scandinavian: 131
 Danish: 130
 Czech: 85
 Scottish: 80
 Scotch-Irish: 68
 Welsh: 47
 Italian: 24
 French Canadian: 20
 Yugoslavian: 18
 Finnish: 10
 Canadian: 10
 Czechoslovakian: 10
 Pennsylvania German: 9
 Ukrainian: 9
 Belgian: 7
 European: 7
 Slovak: 6

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 45%Mexico
  • 13%Korea
  • 6%India
  • 6%Vietnam
  • 6%Laos
  • 5%Philippines
  • 4%Indonesia

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,917
  • Northeast: 76
  • Midwest: 2,073
  • South: 263
  • West: 305

58% of Fairmont residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 59% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Minnesota.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 41
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 317
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 97
  • 11th grade: 31
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 63
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,207
  • Less than 1 year of college: 221
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 529
  • Associate degree: 184
  • Bachelor's degree: 405
  • Master's degree: 148
  • Professional school degree: 114
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 35
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 7
  • 7th and 8th grade: 240
  • 9th grade: 45
  • 10th grade: 149
  • 11th grade: 67
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 99
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,491
  • Less than 1 year of college: 356
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 661
  • Associate degree: 203
  • Bachelor's degree: 599
  • Master's degree: 56
  • Professional school degree: 15
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.0%Males
  • 5.0%Females
Fairmont marital status for males
Fairmont marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,672
  • One, attached: 81
  • Two: 235
  • 3 or 4: 204
  • 5 to 9: 229
  • 10 to 19: 155
  • 20 to 49: 189
  • 50 or more: 97
  • Mobile homes: 174

Median worth of mobile homes: $24,199

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Fairmont:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 93.5%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Electricity
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 64.4%Utility gas
  • 25.1%Electricity
  • 4.7%Other fuel
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 174
Here:

13.8%
Minnesota:

11.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 34
Here:

4.3%
Minnesota:

6.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 8
Here:

5.1%
Minnesota:

24.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)