Fayette County, Georgia Population 2018

Fayette County, Georgia's estimated population is 112,549 with a growth rate of 2.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Georgia is the 22nd largest county in Georgia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017112,5493,0542.79%
2016109,495-1,753-1.58%
2016111,2489620.87%
2015110,2869660.88%
2014109,3201,1911.10%
2013108,1297290.68%
2012107,4001880.18%
2011107,2122720.25%
2010106,94044,52571.34%
199062,41533,372114.91%
198029,04317,679155.57%
197011,3643,16538.60%
19608,1992212.77%
19507,978-192-2.35%
19408,170-495-5.71%
19308,665-2,731-23.96%
192011,3964303.92%
191010,9668528.42%
190010,1141,38615.88%
18908,7281231.43%
18808,6053844.67%
18708,2211,17416.66%
18607,047-1,662-19.08%
18508,7092,51840.67%
18406,19168712.48%
18305,5040.00%

Fayette County, Georgia Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White76,936
Black or African American22,916
Asian4,745
Two or More Races2,790
Some Other Race1,655
American Indian and Alaska Native368
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander85

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

Fayette County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Fayette County, Georgia Median Age

43.5


Total

42.1


Male

44.4


Female

Fayette County, Georgia Adults

There are 83,216 adults, (17,519 of which are seniors) in Fayette County, Georgia.

Fayette County, Georgia Age Dependency

66.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

56,521

51.62%

Male

52,974

48.38%

Fayette County, Georgia Households and Families

Fayette County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fayette County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All80.7%19.3%
Non Family69%31%
Female60.3%39.7%
Male58.4%41.6%

80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All38,9332.880.7
Married25,3923.388.7
Non Family8,8031.169
Female3,5713.2260.3
Male1,1673.358.4

3.25

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fayette County, Georgia Households

Fayette County, Georgia Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7462.37%
9th to 12th Grade2,2473.05%
High School Graduate15,24820.72%
Some College15,05820.46%
Associates Degree5,6107.62%
Bachelors Degree21,50029.21%
Graduate Degree12,19216.56%

Fayette County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,39548,20923,380
Black14,81114,0646,700
Hispanic4,0623,1741,136
Asian3,0342,8621,856
Multiple Races1,017995515
Other Race827538155
Native American23023091
Islander4841

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 61.17%.

Fayette County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,990$61,855$37,293
Less Than High School$28,793$31,800$16,511
High School Grad$30,518$36,223$24,424
Some College$41,483$51,348$30,772
Bachelors Degree$60,718$81,806$45,175
Graduate Degree$71,298$104,432$56,173

$49,990

Average Earnings

$61,855

Average Male

$37,293

Average Female

Fayette County, Georgia Language

Fayette County, Georgia Language by Age

Fayette County, Georgia Language

88.62% of Fayette County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.73% of the population.

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White70,8093,5935.07%
Black22,6672,1289.39%
Hispanic7,6051,41418.59%
Other1,63942225.75%
Multiple2,7902468.82%
Asian4,7092204.67%
Native368287.61%

7.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.95%

Male Poverty Rate

8.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Georgia is Other, with 25.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Georgia is Asian, with 4.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.15%.

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.39%
High School8.26%
Some College5.64%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.39%
Female Unemployed16.43%
Female Employed4.24%
Male Employed2.85%

Fayette County, Georgia Income

Fayette County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$81,689$105,787
Families$96,223$119,452
Married Families$107,434$
Non Families$43,330$56,281

Fayette County, Georgia Marital Status

Fayette County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Georgia Married by Age and Sex

Fayette County, Georgia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Fayette County, Georgia Marital Status by Race

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by War

10,519

Number of Veterans

9,419

Male Veterans

1,100

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,799
First Gulf War3,182
Second Gulf War1,739
Korea667
World War II463

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,123
65 to 742,815
55 to 642,476
75+1,637
18 to 34468

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,51812.55%
Black2,57115.26%
Hispanic2655.43%
2 or More15611.28%
Asian1323.88%
Other968.40%
Indian2914.15%
Hawaiian1722.37%

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by Education

4.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Georgia Employment Status

Fayette County, Georgia Employment by Age

62.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Georgia Employment by Race

Fayette County, Georgia Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fayette County, Georgia

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Peachtree City34364351868222.39%
Fayetteville161441751913758.52%
Tyrone692372152924.22%
Brooks524550264.96%
Woolsey158168106.33%
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