Fair Oaks, GA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Fair Oaks, Georgia - Basic Facts

The Fair Oaks Census Designated Place had a population of 8,353 as of July 1, 2015. Fair Oaks ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Fair Oaks is located at latitude 33.92 and longitude -84.5444 in Cobb County. The formal boundaries for the Fair Oaks Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cobb County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,102 feet.

The Fair Oaks Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402466) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Fair Oaks population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Fair Oaks, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 8,353
Population in Households 8,300
Population in Familes 6,111
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density1 4,242
Diversity Index2 86


Total Households 2,839
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 1,643
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,526 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 793 (22.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,046 (58.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 687 (19.5%)
Median Home Value $126,969
Average Home Value $181,841


Median Household Income $29,586
Average Household Income $36,936
Per Capita Income $12,545
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.29% 0.58%
Households 0.09% 0.53%
Families -0.07% 0.29%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.36%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Fair Oaks, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fair Oaks to the other 624 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 114 82nd
Population Density1 # 7 99th
Diversity Index2 # 6 99th
Median Household Income # 500 20th
Per Capita Income # 601 4th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.