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Welcome to Fairborn ...

The city of Fairborn is located in Greene County<1>.

The location of Fairborn has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Fairborn has a population of 33,794 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Fairborn.

Fairborn is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Fairborn lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Fairborn is located in the (937) area code.

Websites for Fairborn ...

Official Website:   www.ci.fairborn.oh.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fairborn.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Fairborn had an population of 33,794 people. This is an increase of 4.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.43% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Fairborn had a population of 32,352 people (or 20.02% of the total population of Greene County). This makes Fairborn the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Fairborn represents 0.28% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 42nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 32,352 people, the population of Fairborn has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 32,052 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fairborn.

Communities near Fairborn ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fairborn.

  • Dayton [Montgomery County]
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    • Dayton [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Fairborn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 139,907 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<6>
  • Springfield [Clark County]
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    • Springfield [Clark County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Fairborn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 58,456 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<6>
  • Kettering [Montgomery County]
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    • Kettering [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Fairborn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,773 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kettering<6>
  • Huber Heights [Montgomery County]
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    • Huber Heights [Montgomery County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Fairborn
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,232 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huber Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huber Heights<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Xenia [Greene County]
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      • Xenia [Greene County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Fairborn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,081 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Xenia<6>
    • Troy [Miami County]
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      • Troy [Miami County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Fairborn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,473 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<6>
    • Trotwood [Montgomery County]
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      • Trotwood [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Fairborn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,433 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trotwood<6>
    • Centerville [Montgomery County]
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      • Centerville [Montgomery County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Fairborn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,700 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<6>
    • Miamisburg [Montgomery County]
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      • Miamisburg [Montgomery County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Fairborn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,117 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Miamisburg<6>
    • Vandalia [Montgomery County]
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      • Vandalia [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Fairborn
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,987 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandalia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vandalia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandalia<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fairborn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Fairborn.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fairborn. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Fairborn.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fairborn. See our Newspapers Page for Fairborn.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairborn ...

Looking for more information about Fairborn? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Fairborn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fairborn.

Adding Fairborn to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Fairborn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Fairborn was on a map titled Road Map for Ohio (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fairborn on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Ohio

About Greene County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Fairborn: www.ci.fairborn.oh.us/

The official website for Greene County: www.co.greene.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Greene, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fairborn.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fairborn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fairborn) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fairborn. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FairbornOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairborn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8031, Longitude: -84.0140       In this case, the coordinates for Fairborn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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