Fairton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Fairton Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Cumberland County at latitude 39.3818 and longitude -75.2199. Cumberland County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Fairton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fairton: Fairfield, New England Town Cross Roads.Photos of the local Fairton, NJ area
Also See: Fairton, NJ ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,256|
|Population in Familes||1,046|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||583 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||399 (68.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||133 (22.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||51 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$226,667|
|Average Home Value||$249,686|
|Median Household Income||$52,023|
|Average Household Income||$62,794|
|Per Capita Income||$24,340|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.36%|
|Per Capita Income||2.46%|
The table below compares Fairton to the other 545 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 451||17th|
|Population Density1||# 500||8th|
|Diversity Index2||# 101||82nd|
|Median Household Income||# 455||17th|
|Per Capita Income||# 472||14th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.