Best Places to Live in Fairlawn, Virginia

Small-town complex/College-town - Southwestern Virginia, 30 miles southwest of Roanoke
Pros
-College town amenities
-Cost of living
-Attractive setting
Cons
-Arts & culture
-Isolation
-Low job growth


What Bert Has To Say About Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Metro Area

This tri-city area, really a cluster of several small towns, is best known as home of the 25,000-student, 2600-acre campus of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute (better known as Virginia Tech). Blacksburg, population 40,000, is the largest of the small triangle of towns including Christiansburg, Radford, Merrimac and Fairlawn. The area and Blacksburg in particular combines small-town feel and college-town amenities with a mountain setting, outdoor recreation, and proximity to Roanoke and its excellent arts, commerce, and health care amenities.


QUICK FACTS

City: Fairlawn
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 2080 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Fairlawn is 5.20% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fairlawn jobs have increased by 0.79%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fairlawn's cost of living is 6.10% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Fairlawn's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Fairlawn's population is 2,476 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.21%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fairlawn is $159,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.61%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Fairlawn public schools spend $10,240 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.6 students per teacher in Fairlawn. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Fairlawn

It's a good time to buy in Fairlawn. Home Appreciation is up 3.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Fairlawn Real Estate.

The median home price in Fairlawn is $159,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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