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Fairfax, Ohio
Village
Fairfax municipal building
Fairfax municipal building
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Location in Hamilton County and the state of Ohio.
Country United States
State Ohio
County Hamilton
Incorporated 1955
Withdrew from Columbia Township January 1, 2010
Area
 • Total 0.77 sq mi (1.99 km2)
 • Land 0.77 sq mi (1.99 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
564 ft (172 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1,699
 • Estimate 
(2019)
1,701
 • Density 2,217.73/sq mi (856.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
45227
Area code(s) 513
FIPS code 39-25942
GNIS feature ID 1048718
Fairfax OH USA
Downtown Fairfax

Fairfax is a village in Hamilton County, Ohio, United States. It is a suburb of Cincinnati. The population was 1,699 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Fairfax is located at 39°8′34″N 84°23′46″W / 39.14278°N 84.39611°W / 39.14278; -84.39611 (39.142760, -84.396188).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.76 square miles (1.97 km2), all land. Fairfax feeds into the Mariemont City School District, which includes Mariemont High School.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 2,430
1970 2,705 11.3%
1980 2,222 −17.9%
1990 2,029 −8.7%
2000 1,938 −4.5%
2010 1,699 −12.3%
2019 (est.) 1,701 0.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

At the 2010 census there were 1,699 people, 709 households, and 455 families living in the village. The population density was 2,235.5 inhabitants per square mile (863.1/km2). There were 778 housing units at an average density of 1,023.7 per square mile (395.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 94.8% White, 2.4% African American, 0.3% Native American, 0.8% Asian, 0.1% from other races, and 1.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.3%.

Of the 709 households 34.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 41.9% were married couples living together, 16.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.5% had a male householder with no wife present, and 35.8% were non-families. 29.5% of households were one person and 9.8% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 2.97.

The median age in the village was 37.7 years. 24.4% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.9% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 29.6% were from 25 to 44; 27.8% were from 45 to 64; and 11.4% were 65 or older. The gender makeup of the village was 46.5% male and 53.5% female.

Education

Fairfax feeds into the Mariemont City School District, which includes Mariemont High School.

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