Fairview Heights, IL

16,793 Population
11.4 square miles 1,477.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.1%
was 0.1%
 
Population Density
1,477.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.6%
was 46.9%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
4.5%
was 5.7%
 
Percent Under 18
19.3%
was 18.4%
 
Percent 65 and Over
16.1%
was 16.9%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
--
No Data Available
Percent Living in Poverty
9.9%
was 9.6%
 
Median Household Income
$62,165
was $59,948
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
38.4
39
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
5.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
261.1
was 200.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
4,302.4
was 4,298.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
8,018
was 8,188
 
Median Rent
$996
was $972
 
Total Building Permits
73
was 60
 
Occupied Housing Units
7,006
was 7,240
 
Homeownership Rate
72.7%
was 74.4%
 
Single Family Building Permits
70
was 57
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
697.6
was 719.6
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
34.6%
was 33.9%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
3
was 3
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
9.2
was 7.9
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
4.3
was 3.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
92.4%
was 90.8%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
88.8%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.1%
was 98.7%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
92.4%
was 91.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
31.8%
was 31.8%
 

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