The Borough of Fairchance had a population of 1,872 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Fairchance is located at latitude 39.8248 and longitude -79.7545 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairchance: Fairchance Iron Works.
|Population in Households||1,859|
|Population in Familes||1,493|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||13|
|Median Household Income||$34,790|
|Average Household Income||$47,691|
|Per Capita Income||$18,825|
|Total Housing Units||846 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||502 (59.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||235 (27.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||108 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,053|
|Average Home Value||$106,909|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.47%|
|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, 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.
|Total Population||# 670||62nd|
|Population Density||# 832||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 968||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 1666||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1706||3rd|
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