Fayette County, Pennsylvania Population 2018

Fayette County, Pennsylvania's estimated population is 131,504 with a growth rate of -0.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Pennsylvania is the 27th largest county in Pennsylvania.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017133,1601,6561.26%
2017131,504-888-0.67%
2016132,392-898-0.67%
2015133,290-737-0.55%
2014134,027-559-0.42%
2013134,586-668-0.49%
2012135,254-730-0.54%
2011135,984-455-0.33%
2010136,439-8,912-6.13%
1990145,351-14,066-8.82%
1980159,4174,7503.07%
1970154,667-14,673-8.66%
1960169,340-20,559-10.83%
1950189,899-11,100-5.52%
1940200,9992,4571.24%
1930198,54210,4385.55%
1920188,10420,65512.34%
1910167,44957,03751.66%
1900110,41230,40638.00%
189080,00621,16435.97%
188058,84215,55835.94%
187043,2843,3758.46%
186039,9097972.04%
185039,1125,53816.49%
184033,5744,40215.09%
183029,1721,8876.92%
182027,2852,57110.40%
181024,7144,55522.60%
180020,1596,83451.29%
179013,3250.00%

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White123,482
Black or African American5,299
Two or More Races3,392
Some Other Race359
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander292
Asian270
American Indian and Alaska Native66

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

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Median Age

44.6


Total

42.7


Male

46.3


Female

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Adults

There are 107,222 adults, (26,085 of whom are seniors) in Fayette County, Pennsylvania.

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Age Dependency

64.1

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Sex Ratio

Female

67,520

50.71%

Male

65,640

49.29%

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Households and Families

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
Male74.8%25.2%
All73%27%
Non Family59.9%40.1%
Female55.3%44.7%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,0432.3873
Married24,9612.9888.1
Non Family19,9891.1859.9
Female6,7323.3655.3
Male2,3613.2674.8

3

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Households

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2533.35%
9th to 12th Grade8,4548.71%
High School Graduate48,20849.69%
Some College13,37913.79%
Associates Degree8,7539.02%
Bachelors Degree10,31110.63%
Graduate Degree4,6514.79%

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White90,82180,31614,208
Black3,9713,234454
Multiple Races1,2421,062147
Hispanic764554111
Other Race1941419
Islander167133
Asian1349832
Native American664030

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 45.45%.

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,153$41,335$26,024
Less Than High School$14,730$19,792$11,576
High School Grad$29,350$37,200$21,995
Some College$34,411$43,359$26,940
Bachelors Degree$42,867$50,305$37,761
Graduate Degree$59,384$69,094$54,198

$33,153

Average Earnings

$41,335

Average Male

$26,024

Average Female

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Language

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Language by Age

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Language

97.16% of Fayette County, Pennsylvania residents speak only English, while 2.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Poverty

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White120,25620,78417.28%
Black4,0291,68241.75%
Multiple3,2281,25138.75%
Hispanic1,26453142.01%
Asian27012445.93%
Other3199128.53%
Native621625.81%

18.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.87%

Male Poverty Rate

20.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Pennsylvania

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Pennsylvania is Asian, with 45.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Pennsylvania is White, with 17.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.46%.

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.44%
High School15.99%
Some College11.68%
Bachelors or Greater5.36%

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.34%
Male Unemployed34.89%
Female Employed8.17%
Male Employed4.42%

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Income

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,632$57,195
Families$56,597$69,022
Married Families$66,535$79,521
Non Families$22,305$34,722

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Married by Age and Sex

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Marital Status by Race


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

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Veterans

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Veterans by War

9,741

Number of Veterans

9,247

Male Veterans

494

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,049
First Gulf War1,561
Korea1,216
Second Gulf War1,008
World War II779

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,933
75+2,697
35 to 541,965
55 to 641,771
18 to 34375

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,2889.26%
Black2545.65%
2 or More19011.73%
Hispanic14915.42%
Other93.31%

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Veterans by Education

8.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Employment Status

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Employment by Age

53%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Employment by Race

Fayette County, Pennsylvania Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fayette County, Pennsylvania

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Uniontown103729942-430-4.15%
Connellsville76367437-199-2.61%
Masontown34503365-85-2.46%
Brownsville23312270-61-2.62%
South Connellsville19701914-56-2.84%
Fairchance19691913-56-2.84%
Perryopolis17841719-65-3.64%
Point Marion11591126-33-2.85%
Belle Vernon10931062-31-2.84%
Dunbar10391008-31-2.98%
Smithfield875849-26-2.97%
Everson793769-24-3.03%
Fayette City596578-18-3.02%
Newell541525-16-2.96%
Vanderbilt476462-14-2.94%
Dawson367356-11-3.00%
Markleysburg284277-7-2.46%
Ohiopyle5957-2-3.39%
Seven Springs 262600.00%
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