Fairview is a census-designated place (CDP) in Lincoln County, Wyoming, United States. The population was 275 at the 2010 census.
The first settlement at Fairview was made in 1885. A post office called Fairview has been in operation since 1889. The community was so named on account of scenic views from the elevated townsite.
Fairview is located at 42°41′21″N 110°59′19″W (42.689133, -110.988496).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.8 square miles (7.2 km²), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 277 people, 81 households, and 63 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 99.8 people per square mile (38.6/km²). There were 91 housing units at an average density of 32.8/sq mi (12.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.64% White and 0.36% Asian. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.81% of the population.
There were 81 households out of which 56.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 72.8% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.0% were non-families.