Fairfield Bay, Arkansas

Fairfield Bay: City in Arkansas, USA

About

Fairfield Bay is a city located in the county of Van Buren in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,338. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,014 inhabitants.

Fairfield Bay locator map
Location of Fairfield Bay on Arkansas map.

Quick Facts about Fairfield Bay

Population : 2,014 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Van Buren County
Postal code : 72088
Phone Area Codes : 501
Water as percent of area : 0.36%
Land as percent of area : 99.64%
Altitude : 869 feet / 265 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:15:00 (23rd April 2024)
Population growth : -16.09% (2010-2020)
Cleburne County and Van Buren County Arkansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Fairfield Bay Highlighted 0522660 locator map image
Cleburne County and Van Buren County Arkansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Fairfield Bay Highlighted 0522660
Cleburne County and Van Buren County Arkansas Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Fairfield Bay Highlighted 0522660 locator map image

Geography

Fairfield Bay is located at 35°35'39"N 92°16'41"W (35.5942400, -92.2779300).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Fairfield Bay decreased by 16.09% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,338 - census
2011 2,321 -0.73% estimation process
2012 2,310 -0.48% estimation process
2013 2,281 -1.27% estimation process
2014 2,266 -0.66% estimation process
2015 2,245 -0.94% estimation process
2016 2,221 -1.08% estimation process
2017 2,201 -0.91% estimation process
2018 2,205 0.18% estimation process
2019 2,189 -0.73% estimation process
2020 2,014 -8.69% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 24,919
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 25,964
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -4.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 24,711
April 1, 2010 Population : 25,970
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 18.8%
People over 65 (%) : 27.2%
Female persons, % : 50.9%
White only, percent : 96.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.7%
Asians alone % : 0.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : Z
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 94.5%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,529
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.4%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 16,162

Fairfield Bay zip code is 72088. County name: Van Buren, County fips: 05141

Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 16,162
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 75.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $129,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $941
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $375
2015-2019 median gross rent : $704
Permits for construction, 2020 : 90
2015-2019 Households : 10,783
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.30
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 85.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 33,919
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 54,107
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 190,316
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 313,115
2012 total retail sales per capita : $12,132
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $44,483
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,227
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.1%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 578
2019 total employment : 5,679
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 185,168
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 1.2%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 2,160
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,567
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,503
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 685
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 71
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,438
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 441
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,043
2010 population per square mile : 46.9
2010 land area in square miles : 553.69

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Fairfield Bay, AR

Code Name Address Type
LRK Little Rock Union Station 1400 West Markham Street RAIL

Post offices near Fairfield Bay

Post Office Name City ZIP
Edgemon Post Office Edgemont (AR) 72044

Other cities in Van Buren County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Van Buren County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Clinton 2,506 City in Arkansas, United States
Shirley 276 Human settlement in Arkansas, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Fairfield Bay distances to largest Arkansas cities