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About Fairmount Heights

Fairmount Heights is a suburb in the Washington Metro Area and in the Prince George's County. It has a population of 1,381 and a population density of 6,756, which is 99% above the national average. It has a median age of 40, which is 3 years above the Washington Metro median age and 2 years above the national average.


Fairmount Heights has a median home value of $320,700, which is 42% below the Metro average.The average rent of $2,199 is 1% below the metro average rent and 52% above the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Washington. The average household income in Fairmount Heights is $69,519 , which is 35% below the Metro average household income and 7% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Fairmount Heights is 4. Fairmount Heights also has a crime index 103 that is above the Metro average and above the National average.


The average commute time to Catholic University of America is 9 mins, making it one of the best places to live near University in Washington

$327,900Median Home Value
$554,922 Washington Metro Area
$2,199Median Rent
$2,178 Washington Metro Area
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118
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
14 mins To Washington Metro Area

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Fairmount Heights's population is made up of 43% married, 39% single, 14% divorced and 4% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 38%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 24%. Homeowners make up 89% of the population in Fairmount Heights.

1,490Population
6,373,829 Washington Metro Area
5,495Population Density
  • 50% Male
  • 50% Female
39 Median Age
37 Washington Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Fairmount Heights is $36,768. The Median Household Income is $74,750 and the Fairmount Heights Unemployment Rate is 7%.

$36,768Income Per Capita
$59,366 Washington Metro Area
$74,750Median Household Income
$117,432 Washington Metro Area
22% Poverty Rate
8% Washington Metro Area
7% Unemployment Rate
4% Washington Metro Area
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$327,900Median Home Value
$554,922 Washington Metro Area
$2,199Median Rent
$2,178 Washington Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Washington Metro Area

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11%
Home Owners
89%
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Top Schools in Fairmount Heights

Prince George's County Public Schools School District
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7801 Glenarden Parkway, Lanham, MD, 20706
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Prince George's County Public Schools School District
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12605 Heming Lane, Bowie, MD, 20716
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District Of Columbia Public Schools
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920 F St NE, Washington, DC, 20002
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Prince George's County Public Schools School District
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8950 Edmonston Rd, Seabrook, MD, 20706
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Prince George's County Public Schools School District
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700 Brightseat Rd, Landover, MD, 20785
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Washington Metro Area
Commute To
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport
22 mins
Washington, D.C., DC
11 mins
College Park Rehabilitation Ctr
21 mins
Catholic University of America
9 mins
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Fairmount Heights crime index is 118 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Fairmount Heights.

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Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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