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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B-
  12. Commute
    C
Fairmount is a town in Georgia with a population of 1,008. Fairmount is in Gordon County. Living in Fairmount offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Many retirees live in Fairmount and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Fairmount are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$84,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$673
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    51%
  • Own
    49%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    0
    500.1
  • Theft
    674.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    269.9
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    6%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    48%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    21%
    13%

Working in Fairmount

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$34,063
National
$55,322
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Fairmount Reviews

1 review
I like that there really nice people. Fairmount, Ga is quiet place to live. I would like to see more colleges and technical college as well. I would see it expand more.
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