Fairchance is a borough in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,174 at the 2000 census. It is served by the Albert Gallatin Area School District.
Fairchance is located at 39°49′26″N 79°45′17″W / 39.82389°N 79.75472°W / 39.82389; -79.75472 (39.823970, -79.754800).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km²), all of it land.