In 2017, Fairview Heights, IL had a population of 16.6k people with a median age of 41.1 and a median household income of $64,611. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fairview Heights, IL declined from 16,793 to 16,579, a -1.27% decrease and its median household income grew from $62,165 to $64,611, a 3.93% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fairview Heights, IL are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (27.9%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (3.56%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.25%), and White (Hispanic) (1.26%). N/A% of the people in Fairview Heights, IL speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fairview Heights, IL are Vatterott College-Fairview Heights (143 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Fairview Heights, IL is $124,500, and the homeownership rate is 73.6%. Most people in Fairview Heights, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Fairview Heights, IL is 2 cars per household.