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New Fairview, Texas 76078

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Community Information

Demographics

Population

1990 Census 206
2000 Census 877
2005 Census 1149 estimate
2010 Census 1258

Future population projections performed by the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) predict a population of 2,732 persons living within the City by 2030.

Schools

Students living in New Fairview attend school in either the Decatur or Northwest Independent School Districts. The northwestern section of the City, Chisholm Hills Subdivision, attend Decatur schools. The majority of the City attend one of the numerous schools in the Northwest ISD. The Attendance Zone Map will help determine which school district your child will attend.

Weatherford College Wise County Campus offers a local higher education option for those in the Wise Couty area. It is currently located at 307 South Cates in Decatur. A new campus will open for the Fall 2012 Semester. The new campus is located between Decatur and Bridgeport on US 380 at the intersection of FM 1655.

Tax Information

Sales Tax

State 6.25%
County 0.5%
Local 1.5%
Total 8.25%

Property Tax

New Fairview has NO City Property Taxes. State law places a ceiling on property taxes for Type B municipalities at $0.25. Therefore, if property taxes are ever needed in the future, the tax rate will still be much lower than that of neighboring cities.

City Tax Rate per Hundred Home Valued at $100,000 Home Valued at $200,000
Aurora .27000 $270.00 $540.00
Boyd .49900 $499.00 $998.00
Decatur .66300 $633.00 $1,326.00
Fort Worth .85500 $855.00 $1,710.00
Justin .64261 $642.61 $1.285.22
New Fairview .00000 $0.00 $0.00
New Fairview Ceiling .25000 $250.00 $500.00
Newark .52260 $522.60 $1,045.20
Rhome .56220 $562.20 $1,124.40

Hospitals

Wise Regional Health System is located 14 miles north of New Fairview in Decatur. The hospital has the only American Academy of Pediatrics designated Level IIA Nursery in the region. They are proud to have received Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the Society of Chest Pain Centers. The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery has designated Wise Regional Health System a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence.

North Texas Community Hospital is located 25 miles west of New Fairview in Bridgeport. It is licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services. It is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. It is directed by Wise County’s only Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physcian.