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Fairchance is a borough in Fayette County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.

The latitude of Fairchance is 39.824N. The longitude is -79.754W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,102 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 2,130.


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$26,840
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
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23% of Fairchance residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fairchance ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fairchance was $14,021, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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10% of Fairchance residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Fairchance, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $291.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $711.


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Fayette County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fairchance political report.

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The average commute time for Fairchance workers is 27 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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