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The Fairwood CDP(1) had a population of 6,931 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Fairwood is located at latitude 38.9565 and longitude -76.778 in Prince George's County. The formal boundaries for the Fairwood Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 3.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Fairwood Census Designated Place has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Total Population||6,931 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,931 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||6,234 (89.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$167,207|
|Average Household Income||$199,550|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$60,546|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,113 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,017 (95.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||95 ( 4.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1 ( 0.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$492,951|
|Average Home Value||$532,920|
|Housing Affordability Index3||203|
|Average Household Size||3.28|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.81%|
|Per Capita Income||2.1%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.49%|
The table below compares Fairwood to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 166||68th|
|Population Density||# 187||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 25||95th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 474||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 50||91st|
|Diversity Index||# 163||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Maryland Census Data Comparison Tool.