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Fairbanks is a township in Sullivan County, in the Terre Haute metro area.
The latitude of Fairbanks is 39.21N. The longitude is -87.53W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 561 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 728.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fairbanks demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Sullivan County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 47849 ZIP code.
19% of Fairbanks residents report German ancestry, and 7% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fairbanks ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fairbanks was $20,492, compared with $21,587 nationally.
19% of Fairbanks residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fairbanks, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $288. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $774.
Sullivan County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fairbanks political report.
The average commute time for Fairbanks workers is 36 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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