Fairview is a city in Newton County, Missouri, United States. The population was 395 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Joplin, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Fairview is located at 36°49′06″N 94°05′15″W / 36.818410°N 94.087471°W / 36.818410; -94.087471.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.2 km²), all of it land.