Fairmont, West Virginia 

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Population

18,370

-1.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.0%

Median Income

$36,731

Median Home Price

$124,700

Median Age

34.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.0

summer / winter

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June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Fairmont, while January and February are the least comfortable months.


Fairmont, WV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: West Virginia
County: Marion County
Metro Area: Fairmont Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Fairmont
Zip Codes: 26554


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fairmont is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fairmont jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fairmont's cost of living is 24.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fairmont's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Marion county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 63.2% to 34.5%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Fairmont's population is 18,370 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 1.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fairmont is Real Estate: $124,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.1%.

SCHOOLS
Fairmont public schools spend $12,619 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Fairmont. More Education



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Housing Market in Fairmont

It's a good time to buy in Fairmont. Home Appreciation is up 6.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fairmont is $124,700.

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Reviews for Fairmont   2 Reviews
Lovely town not too far off the beaten path - 12/14/2011
I find Fairmont to be a pretty good town to raise kids. You get to be a "big fish in a little pond" here. Everyone knows you and looks after you if you want to let them.... Read More

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Place to Live. - 9/10/2011
This is not so much a comment about where I live, but more of me ,looking for some helpful suggestions. I live in West Virgina, been here all my life. And now I'm... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FAIRMONT, WEST VIRGINIA
26554

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