Fayette County Population 2017

Fayette County's estimated population is 20,054 with a growth rate of -0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County is the 34th largest county in Iowa.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201620,054-169-0.84%
201520,223-122-0.60%
201420,345-183-0.89%
201320,528-275-1.32%
201220,803-176-0.84%
201120,9791200.58%
201020,859-984-4.50%
199021,843-3,645-14.30%
198025,488-1,410-5.24%
197026,898-1,683-5.89%
196028,5812871.01%
195028,294-857-2.94%
194029,15160.02%
193029,145-106-0.36%
192029,2511,3324.77%
191027,919-1,926-6.45%
190029,8456,70428.97%
189023,1418833.97%
188022,2585,28531.14%
187016,9734,90040.59%
186012,07311,2481363.39%
18508250.00%

Fayette County Population Growth

Population Data via

Fayette County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White19,49597.21%
Black or African American2531.26%
Two or More Races2321.16%
Asian1870.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.05%

Fayette County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Fayette County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oelwein64156056-359-5.60%
West Union24862395-91-3.66%
Fayette1338147713910.39%
Elgin683644-39-5.71%
Clermont632602-30-4.75%
Maynard518497-21-4.05%
Hawkeye449416-33-7.35%
Arlington429406-23-5.36%
Waucoma259255-4-1.54%
Wadena262250-12-4.58%
Westgate211202-9-4.27%
Randalia6865-3-4.41%
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