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Fairford, Alabama - Basic Facts

Fairford is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Fairford Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Washington County at latitude 31.1682 and longitude -88.0642. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 75 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Fairford Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Fairford, AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 183
Population in Households 183
Population in Familes 156
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 60
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 74
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 53
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 82 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 64 (78.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 (12.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $78,000
Average Home Value $86,719


Median Household Income $31,099
Average Household Income $37,666
Per Capita Income $14,988
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.38% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.27%
Families -0.44% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Fairford, AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairford to the other 578 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 519 10th
Population Density1 # 526 9th
Diversity Index2 # 14 98th
Median Household Income # 423 27th
Per Capita Income # 522 10th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alabama Census Data Comparison Tool.