Fayette County, Georgia Population 2018

Fayette County, Georgia's estimated population is 112,549 with a growth rate of 1.17% 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
2017110,306-2,243-1.99%
2017112,5491,3011.17%
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
White76,243
Black or African American23,341
Asian4,926
Two or More Races3,543
Some Other Race1,825
American Indian and Alaska Native340
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander88

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Fayette County, Georgia Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fayette County, Georgia Median Age

43.5


Total

42.1


Male

44.5


Female

Fayette County, Georgia Adults

There are 84,091 adults, (18,237 of whom are seniors) in Fayette County, Georgia.

Fayette County, Georgia Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Georgia Sex Ratio

Female

56,755

51.45%

Male

53,551

48.55%

Fayette County, Georgia Households and Families

Fayette County, Georgia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Fayette County, Georgia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All81%19%
Non Family70.6%29.4%
Male66.4%33.6%
Female59.3%40.7%

81.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Georgia Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All39,6042.7781
Married25,7523.2888.4
Non Family9,0741.1270.6
Female3,6293.1459.3
Male1,1493.2966.4

3.22

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade1,4001.89%
9th to 12th Grade2,3613.18%
High School Graduate15,14520.39%
Some College14,82219.96%
Associates Degree5,8597.89%
Bachelors Degree21,81129.37%
Graduate Degree12,86917.33%

Fayette County, Georgia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White50,15848,07223,618
Black15,25714,4697,388
Hispanic4,1213,3481,242
Asian3,0942,9441,583
Multiple Races1,3641,364725
Other Race910651207
Native American20820884
Islander50426

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 53.15%.

Fayette County, Georgia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,348$64,692$38,870
Less Than High School$24,087$31,580$16,066
High School Grad$31,994$39,408$25,558
Some College$42,674$53,103$31,247
Bachelors Degree$62,916$83,581$46,401
Graduate Degree$71,799$103,773$57,463

$51,348

Average Earnings

$64,692

Average Male

$38,870

Average Female

Fayette County, Georgia Language

Fayette County, Georgia Language by Age

Fayette County, Georgia Language

88.57% of Fayette County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 11.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.57% of the population.

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White70,4253,1444.46%
Black23,0121,6337.10%
Hispanic7,6921,19415.52%
Multiple3,54351314.48%
Other1,77343124.31%
Asian4,8562154.43%
Native3404011.76%

6.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.97%

Male Poverty Rate

7.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Georgia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Georgia is Other, with 24.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Georgia is Asian, with 4.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.07%.

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.97%
High School9.60%
Some College4.41%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%

Fayette County, Georgia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.02%
Male Unemployed14.45%
Female Employed4.21%
Male Employed2.21%

Fayette County, Georgia Income

Fayette County, Georgia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$84,861$108,782
Families$100,318$121,452
Married Families$110,882$
Non Families$47,313$64,193

Fayette County, Georgia Marital Status

Fayette County, Georgia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

62.8%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Fayette County, Georgia Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by War

10,602

Number of Veterans

9,536

Male Veterans

1,066

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,748
First Gulf War3,391
Second Gulf War1,913
Korea622
World War II377

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,062
65 to 742,894
55 to 642,379
75+1,702
18 to 34565

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,73012.94%
Black2,39713.75%
Hispanic2835.64%
2 or More22913.34%
Asian1223.49%
Other947.61%
Hawaiian1824.66%
Indian126.70%

Fayette County, Georgia Veterans by Education

3.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Georgia Employment Status

Fayette County, Georgia Employment by Age

62.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

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