The town of Fairmont is located in the county of Robeson. It covers a total area of 5.7 sq. km. The economy of the town revolves around industries involved in household appliances, automotive, cleaning, pharmaceuticals, freight forwarding, hair removal and replacement products, landscaping equipments, mobile homes, real estate, tourism and logistics, enhance the economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by seafood restaurants, libraries, drug stores, clinics, financial institutions and beverage shops.