Fayette County, Ohio Population 2018

Fayette County, Ohio's estimated population is 28,752 with a growth rate of 0.31% 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
201728,659-93-0.32%
201728,752900.31%
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
White26,941
Two or More Races691
Black or African American567
Asian238
Some Other Race205
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

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

Fayette County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Fayette County, Ohio Median Age

41.1


Total

39


Male

42.7


Female

Fayette County, Ohio Adults

There are 21,795 adults, (4,791 of whom are seniors) in Fayette County, Ohio.

Fayette County, Ohio Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,632

51.06%

Male

14,027

48.94%

Fayette County, Ohio Households and Families

Fayette County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Fayette County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.4%25.6%
All62.1%37.9%
Male55.9%44.1%
Non Family54.8%45.2%
Female38.5%61.5%

62.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,7292.4162.1
Married5,6802.9574.4
Non Family3,7181.1554.8
Female1,6233.138.5
Male7083.0555.9

2.86

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

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 Grade5512.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,97610.10%
High School Graduate9,35047.78%
Some College3,23016.51%
Associates Degree1,3777.04%
Bachelors Degree2,29611.73%
Graduate Degree7874.02%

Fayette County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,42816,1402,928
Black4283744
Hispanic32922957
Multiple Races24517210
Asian14411875
Other Race1269414
Islander44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 52.08%.

Fayette County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,111$40,420$27,227
Less Than High School$23,222$26,621$15,335
High School Grad$30,590$35,390$22,907
Some College$37,231$45,089$29,188
Bachelors Degree$45,192$51,542$39,095
Graduate Degree$53,261$53,281$53,250

$34,111

Average Earnings

$40,420

Average Male

$27,227

Average Female

Fayette County, Ohio Language

Fayette County, Ohio Language by Age

Fayette County, Ohio Language

97.11% of Fayette County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 2.89% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,0344,25416.34%
Multiple68730744.69%
Hispanic54725145.89%
Other20513666.34%
Black51411321.98%
Asian2385322.27%

17.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.00%

Male Poverty Rate

18.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Ohio is Other, with 66.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Ohio is White, with 16.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.52%.

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.88%
High School15.18%
Some College9.14%
Bachelors or Greater4.45%

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.96%
Male Unemployed41.14%
Female Employed9.59%
Male Employed2.92%

Fayette County, Ohio Income

Fayette County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,289$58,444
Families$52,988$67,079
Married Families$65,448$
Non Families$28,718$36,023

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.8%

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


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

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by War

2,071

Number of Veterans

1,966

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam765
First Gulf War330
Second Gulf War249
Korea169
World War II53

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74584
35 to 54546
75+397
55 to 64365
18 to 34179

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9689.51%
Black5410.91%
2 or More4314.24%
Hispanic102.91%
Other64.76%

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Education

6.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Employment Status

Fayette County, Ohio Employment by Age

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

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