Fairplains, North Carolina

Population In Fairplains, North Carolina

Population1757

In terms of political views, the Fairplains population skews Republican. The top religion in Fairplains is Protestant. The top age group is 45-64 per census data.

Household Types in Fairplains, North Carolina

  • Singles in Fairplains 46.9%
  • Married Couples in Fairplains 53.1%

Age Groups of People Living in Fairplains, North Carolina

  • 18 to 24 year olds 7.7%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 16.2%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 32.0%
  • 65+ year olds 29.9%

Race Diversity in Fairplains, North Carolina

The Race Diversity score in Fairplains, North Carolina is 27.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 13.2%
  • Whites 76.3%
  • Black or African Americans 10.0%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.0%
  • Asians 3.0%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.0%
  • Multi 2.8%
  • Other 7.9%

The Religion of people living in Fairplains, North Carolina

The primary religious affiliation in Fairplains, North Carolina is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Fairplains, North Carolina is 2.6Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant56.5%
Catholic0.6%
Orthodox0.0%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon0.7%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.0%
No Religion42.2%

Industry and Occupation in Fairplains, North Carolina

The top industry present in Fairplains, North Carolina is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 34.9 % of residents work in Service occupations, while only 5.6% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Fairplains, North Carolina is 33.9.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.2%
  • Construction 0.9%
  • Manufacturing 16.6%
  • Wholesale trade 0.4%
  • Retail trade 28.5%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 0.0%
  • Information 0.0%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 0.0%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 1.3%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 39.0%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 4.3%
  • Other services, except public administration 1.3%
  • Public administration 6.5%

The Occupation Diversity score in Fairplains, North Carolina is 78.3.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 21.9%
  • Service occupations 34.9%
  • Sales and office occupations 17.1%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 5.6%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 20.6%

Average Educational level of people living in Fairplains,North Carolina

39.3% of residents in Fairplains, North Carolina have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 40.9% of residents in Fairplains, North Carolina hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Fairplains, North Carolina is 69.0.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 22.0%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 38.7%
  • Some college or associate's degree 24.1%
  • Bachelor's degree 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree 4.0%