Fairview is a city in Brown County, Kansas, United States. The population was 271 at the 2000 census.
Fairview is located at 39°50′24″N 95°43′39″W / 39.84°N 95.7275°W / 39.84; -95.7275 (39.839885, -95.727369). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.8 km²), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 271 people, 132 households, and 71 families residing in the city. The population density was 912.0 people per square mile (348.8/km²). There were 149 housing units at an average density of 501.4 per square mile (191.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 95.20% White, 3.32% African American, and 1.48% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.11% of the population.