Fairborn, OH Profile: Facts & Data


Fairborn Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Fairborn Content

Also See: Fairborn, OH ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Fairborn, Ohio - Basic Facts

The City of Fairborn had a population of 33,001 as of July 1, 2018. Fairborn ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fairborn is located at latitude 39.7936 and longitude -84.011 in Greene County. The formal boundaries for the City of Fairborn (see map below) encompass a land area of 13.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Greene County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 837 feet.

The City of Fairborn (GNIS ID: 2394726) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Fairborn is located within Township of Bath, a minor civil division (MCD) of Greene County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairborn: Fairfield, Osborn.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Fairborn 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Fairborn (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Ohio Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Ohio Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Ohio Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Fairborn, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 33,001
Population in Households 32,251
Population in Familes 23,213
Population in Group Qrtrs 750
Population Density2 2,510
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $45,424
Average Household Income $59,511
Per Capita Income $26,463


Total Housing Units 16,391 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,329 (44.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,351 (44.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,712 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $121,803
Average Home Value $156,366


Total Households 14,679
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 8,106
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.24% 0.31%
Households 0.31% 0.37%
Families 0.17% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Fairborn, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairborn to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 45 96th
Population Density # 149 88th
Diversity Index # 138 89th
Median Household Income # 873 28th
Per Capita Income # 532 56th

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Ohio July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: