Fayette County, Alabama Population 2018

Fayette County, Alabama's estimated population is 16,468 with a growth rate of -1.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Alabama is the 53rd largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,468-315-1.88%
201616,7832451.48%
201616,538-150-0.90%
201516,688-80-0.48%
201416,768-55-0.33%
201316,823-121-0.71%
201216,944-106-0.62%
201117,050-181-1.05%
201017,231-731-4.07%
199017,962-847-4.50%
198018,8092,55715.73%
197016,2521040.64%
196016,148-3,240-16.71%
195019,388-2,263-10.45%
194021,6513,20817.39%
193018,443780.42%
192018,3652,11713.03%
191016,2482,11614.97%
190014,1321,30910.21%
189012,8232,68826.52%
188010,1352,99942.03%
18707,136-5,714-44.47%
186012,8503,16932.73%
18509,6812,73939.46%
18406,9423,39595.71%
18303,5470.00%

Fayette County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White14,371
Black or African American2,104
Two or More Races263
Asian45

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Fayette County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fayette County, Alabama Median Age

43.6


Total

41.6


Male

45


Female

Fayette County, Alabama Adults

There are 13,175 adults, (3,273 of which are seniors) in Fayette County, Alabama.

Fayette County, Alabama Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

8,472

50.48%

Male

8,311

49.52%

Fayette County, Alabama Households and Families

Fayette County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fayette County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.5%11.5%
Male81.2%18.8%
All77.9%22.1%
Non Family64.6%35.4%
Female62.1%37.9%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8502.477.9
Married3,5723.0288.5
Non Family2,0961.0864.6
Female7363.1162.1
Male4462.4881.2

2.96

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

2.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fayette County, Alabama Households

Fayette County, Alabama Education

Fayette County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9027.64%
9th to 12th Grade1,55013.13%
High School Graduate4,60939.04%
Some College2,35519.95%
Associates Degree7206.10%
Bachelors Degree1,0488.88%
Graduate Degree6225.27%

Fayette County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,1738,0141,539
Black1,4721,222109
Multiple Races1339022
Hispanic5951
Asian1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 16.54%.

Fayette County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,764$36,728$20,804
Less Than High School$20,625$24,137$12,076
High School Grad$26,710$35,075$17,292
Some College$30,614$37,079$21,563
Bachelors Degree$46,875$63,828$30,114
Graduate Degree$39,425$42,768$39,097

$29,764

Average Earnings

$36,728

Average Male

$20,804

Average Female

Fayette County, Alabama Language

Fayette County, Alabama Language by Age

Fayette County, Alabama Language

99.61% of Fayette County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 0.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 0.16% of the population.

Fayette County, Alabama Poverty

Fayette County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1332,09014.79%
Black2,04768033.22%
Multiple2569336.33%
Hispanic1392719.42%

17.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.09%

Male Poverty Rate

19.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Alabama is Multiple, with 36.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Alabama is White, with 14.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.50%.

Fayette County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.12%
Some College15.31%
High School14.09%
Bachelors or Greater1.87%

Fayette County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed28.77%
Female Unemployed23.76%
Female Employed11.11%
Male Employed5.26%

Fayette County, Alabama Income

Fayette County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,205$48,430
Families$46,543$58,900
Married Families$53,190$
Non Families$15,767$23,700

Fayette County, Alabama Marital Status

Fayette County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Fayette County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Fayette County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

Fayette County, Alabama Veterans

Fayette County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,219

Number of Veterans

1,150

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam512
First Gulf War181
Second Gulf War174
Korea171
World War II60

Fayette County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74339
75+330
35 to 54265
55 to 64222
18 to 3463

Fayette County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0679.41%
Black1478.83%
2 or More53.45%

Fayette County, Alabama Veterans by Education

10.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Alabama Employment Status

Fayette County, Alabama Employment by Age

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Alabama Employment by Race

Fayette County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fayette County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Winfield 46544531-123-2.64%
Fayette46194432-187-4.05%
Berry11481099-49-4.27%
Glen Allen 510492-18-3.53%
Belk215207-8-3.72%
Gu-Win 174170-4-2.30%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990