Fayette County, Ohio Population 2018

Fayette County, Ohio's estimated population is 28,752 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Ohio is the 74th largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,752330.11%
201628,719570.20%
201628,662790.28%
201528,583-47-0.16%
201428,630-36-0.13%
201328,666-88-0.31%
201228,754-100-0.35%
201128,854-153-0.53%
201029,0071,5415.61%
199027,466-1-0.00%
198027,4672,0067.88%
197025,4616862.77%
196024,7752,2219.85%
195022,5541,1695.47%
194021,3856303.04%
193020,755-763-3.55%
192021,518-226-1.04%
191021,744190.09%
190021,725-584-2.62%
189022,3091,9459.55%
188020,3643,19418.60%
187017,1701,2357.75%
186015,9353,20925.22%
185012,7261,74215.86%
184010,9842,80234.25%
18308,1821,86629.54%
18206,3164,462240.67%
18101,8540.00%

Fayette County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,064
Two or More Races674
Black or African American565
Asian216
Some Other Race181
American Indian and Alaska Native19

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

Fayette County, Ohio 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, Ohio Median Age

41.3


Total

39


Male

43


Female

Fayette County, Ohio Adults

There are 21,855 adults, (4,739 of which are seniors) in Fayette County, Ohio.

Fayette County, Ohio Age Dependency

67.7

Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,618

50.90%

Male

14,101

49.10%

Fayette County, Ohio Households and Families

Fayette County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fayette County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
All61.5%38.5%
Non Family54%46%
Male52.3%47.7%
Female37.8%62.2%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,6662.4261.5
Married5,616374.4
Non Family3,8321.1554
Female1,6203.1637.8
Male5983.1852.3

2.9

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fayette County, Ohio Households

Fayette County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5212.64%
9th to 12th Grade1,9629.96%
High School Graduate9,73449.41%
Some College3,14915.99%
Associates Degree1,4757.49%
Bachelors Degree2,19911.16%
Graduate Degree6593.35%

Fayette County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,51116,2802,723
Black4764157
Hispanic32421652
Multiple Races25918613
Asian14011958
Other Race946813
Native American1915

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 41.43%.

Fayette County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,324$38,646$25,613
Less Than High School$19,306$26,297$15,104
High School Grad$29,931$34,550$22,828
Some College$36,848$42,436$26,443
Bachelors Degree$43,365$52,083$35,825
Graduate Degree$55,962$63,438$51,250

$32,324

Average Earnings

$38,646

Average Male

$25,613

Average Female

Fayette County, Ohio Language

Fayette County, Ohio Language by Age

Fayette County, Ohio Language

96.99% of Fayette County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 3.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,1474,41316.88%
Multiple67038357.16%
Hispanic52424747.14%
Black50814027.56%
Other18112468.51%
Asian2164621.30%
Native191578.95%

18.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.72%

Male Poverty Rate

19.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Ohio is Native, with 78.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Ohio is White, with 16.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.46%.

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.40%
High School15.35%
Some College10.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.78%

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.68%
Male Unemployed35.28%
Female Employed10.22%
Male Employed4.17%

Fayette County, Ohio Income

Fayette County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,954$55,529
Families$51,110$63,779
Married Families$59,378$
Non Families$27,779$35,268

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Fayette County, Ohio 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 55To64.

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by War

2,179

Number of Veterans

2,035

Male Veterans

144

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam814
First Gulf War317
Second Gulf War214
Korea171
World War II73

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54622
65 to 74605
75+399
55 to 64398
18 to 34155

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,08610.03%
2 or More4615.28%
Black418.44%
Hispanic113.32%
Other66.38%

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Education

5.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Employment Status

Fayette County, Ohio Employment by Age

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Employment by Race

Fayette County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fayette County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Washington Court House1419414144-50-0.35%
Jeffersonville12031184-19-1.58%
Bloomingburg938913-25-2.67%
New Holland 797836394.89%
Milledgeville114113-1-0.88%
Octa5958-1-1.69%
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