Town Of Fairhaven MA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Fairhaven, MA

The Town Of Fairhaven is a County Subdivision of Bristol County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Fairhaven is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Bristol County Data | Cities in Bristol County | County Subdivisions in Bristol County

Town Of Fairhaven Boundary Map


Town Of Fairhaven Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,939
Population in Households 15,602
Population in Familes 12,210
Population in Group Qrtrs 337
Population Density1 1,292
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 6,652
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 4,143
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,501 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,656 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,996 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 849 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $284,163
Average Home Value $335,084


Median Household Income $61,024
Average Household Income $77,680
Per Capita Income $32,856
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.06% 0.16%
Households -0.04% 0.1%
Families -0.12% 0.04%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.65%
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.