Welcome to Fairview ...
The town of Fairview is located in Union County.
From the Census Estimates for 2012, Fairview has a population of 3,445 people<1> (see below for details).
Fairview is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Fairview lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Fairview: (704) and (980)<3>
We know of 51 communities that are also named Fairview. Our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fairview contains a list of those communities.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Fairview had a population of 3,324 people. This makes Fairview the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Fairview represents 0.03% of the total population of North Carolina (which has 9,535,483 people), making it the state's 187th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,324 people, the population of Fairview increased 10.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,015 people).
Taken from the 2012 Census Estimates, Fairview had an population of 3,445 people. This is an increase of 3.64% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.26% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Fairview ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fairview.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We've added two new sections to our Genealogy Helper Page for Fairview.
We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Fairview. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fairview. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
Websites for Fairview ...
Search for Local Businesses ...
People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Fairview. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.
If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.
If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fairview. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Union County
The Panormaio photo collection contain pictures for the area around Fairview:
Working on your genealogy? These are excellent websites to visit when searching in and around the area of Fairview and Union County:
We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fairview.