Fayette County, Indiana Population 2018

Fayette County, Indiana's estimated population is 23,209 with a growth rate of -1.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Indiana is the 65th largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201723,209-399-1.69%
201623,6083511.51%
201623,257-134-0.57%
201523,391-52-0.22%
201423,443-386-1.62%
201323,829-121-0.51%
201223,950-200-0.83%
201124,150-177-0.73%
201024,327-1,688-6.49%
199026,015-2,257-7.98%
198028,2722,0567.84%
197026,2161,7627.21%
196024,4541,0634.54%
195023,3913,98020.50%
194019,4111680.87%
193019,2432,10112.26%
192017,1422,72718.92%
191014,4159206.82%
190013,4958656.85%
189012,6301,23610.85%
188011,3949188.76%
187010,4762512.45%
186010,22580.08%
185010,2173803.86%
18409,8377257.96%
18309,1123,16253.14%
18205,9500.00%

Fayette County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,721
Black or African American578
Some Other Race159
Two or More Races110
Asian40

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

Fayette County, Indiana 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, Indiana Median Age

42.4


Total

40.5


Male

44.2


Female

Fayette County, Indiana Adults

There are 18,296 adults, (4,367 of which are seniors) in Fayette County, Indiana.

Fayette County, Indiana Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

11,964

50.68%

Male

11,644

49.32%

Fayette County, Indiana Households and Families

Fayette County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fayette County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
All69.2%30.8%
Male60.1%39.9%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Female47.6%52.4%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4202.4669.2
Married4,5982.983.4
Non Family2,8871.2358.2
Female1,2763.3347.6
Male6593.1160.1

2.93

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fayette County, Indiana Households

Fayette County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9535.80%
9th to 12th Grade2,12912.95%
High School Graduate7,08243.09%
Some College3,21619.57%
Associates Degree1,3007.91%
Bachelors Degree1,2087.35%
Graduate Degree5473.33%

Fayette County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,83212,9111,714
Black34827119
Hispanic169107
Other Race9848
Multiple Races5533
Asian313122

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 70.97%.

Fayette County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,465$37,863$25,688
Less Than High School$21,518$28,063$15,083
High School Grad$29,042$35,905$21,972
Some College$33,742$41,089$26,778
Bachelors Degree$42,095$52,726$39,635
Graduate Degree$56,615$89,609$50,278

$32,465

Average Earnings

$37,863

Average Male

$25,688

Average Female

Fayette County, Indiana Language

Fayette County, Indiana Language by Age

Fayette County, Indiana Language

99.02% of Fayette County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 0.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.59% of the population.

Fayette County, Indiana Poverty

Fayette County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,2834,03218.09%
Black55926447.23%
Hispanic22513459.56%
Other1549159.09%
Multiple1093733.94%
Asian40512.50%

19.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.16%

Male Poverty Rate

22.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Indiana is Hispanic, with 59.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Indiana is Asian, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.53%.

Fayette County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.75%
High School14.19%
Some College11.44%
Bachelors or Greater2.64%

Fayette County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed31.00%
Female Unemployed22.42%
Female Employed10.92%
Male Employed6.98%

Fayette County, Indiana Income

Fayette County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,851$52,626
Families$48,820$60,817
Married Families$57,613$
Non Families$23,547$31,154

Fayette County, Indiana Marital Status

Fayette County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Fayette County, Indiana 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 45To54.

Fayette County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Fayette County, Indiana Veterans

Fayette County, Indiana Veterans by War

1,982

Number of Veterans

1,871

Male Veterans

111

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam594
First Gulf War372
Korea226
Second Gulf War193
World War II127

Fayette County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54631
75+460
65 to 74441
55 to 64329
18 to 34121

Fayette County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,97111.18%
Hispanic198.80%
Black112.52%

Fayette County, Indiana Veterans by Education

11.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Indiana Employment Status

Fayette County, Indiana Employment by Age

55.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Indiana Employment by Race

Fayette County, Indiana Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fayette County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Connersville1350612949-557-4.12%
Glenwood 250241-9-3.60%
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