The Borough of Fairchance had a population of 1,871 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Fairchance is located at latitude 39.8251 and longitude -79.754 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Fairchance (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,106 feet.
The Borough of Fairchance (GNIS ID: 1215228) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fairchance population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairchance: Fairchance Iron Works.
|Daytime Population: Workers||342|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,144|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,486|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.79|
|Population in Households||1,858|
|Population in Familes||1,501|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||13|
|Median Household Income||$34,087|
|Average Household Income||$47,303|
|Per Capita Income||$18,706|
|Total Housing Units||846 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||464 (54.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||273 (32.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||109 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,141|
|Average Home Value||$104,086|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.76%|
|Per Capita Income||3.24%|
The table below compares Fairchance to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 670||62nd|
|Population Density||# 829||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 940||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 1668||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1696||4th|
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