Fayette County, Texas Population 2018

Fayette County, Texas's estimated population is 25,272 with a growth rate of 1.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Texas is the 103rd largest county in Texas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,2723631.46%
201624,909-161-0.64%
201625,0701030.41%
201524,9671780.72%
201424,789730.30%
201324,716620.25%
201224,654-90-0.36%
201124,7441870.76%
201024,5574,46222.20%
199020,0951,2636.71%
198018,8321,1826.70%
197017,650-2,734-13.41%
196020,384-3,792-15.68%
195024,176-5,070-17.34%
194029,246-1,462-4.76%
193030,7087432.48%
192029,9651690.57%
191029,796-6,746-18.46%
190036,5425,06116.08%
189031,4813,48512.45%
188027,99611,13366.02%
187016,8635,25945.32%
186011,6047,848208.95%
18503,7560.00%

Fayette County, Texas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,469
Black or African American1,600
Some Other Race467
Two or More Races185
Asian169
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Fayette County, Texas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fayette County, Texas Median Age

47.7


Total

45.8


Male

49.2


Female

Fayette County, Texas Adults

There are 19,653 adults, (5,903 of which are seniors) in Fayette County, Texas.

Fayette County, Texas Age Dependency

81.1

Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

12,617

50.65%

Male

12,292

49.35%

Fayette County, Texas Households and Families

Fayette County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fayette County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family73.5%26.5%
Male72.6%27.4%
Female44.5%55.5%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Texas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5532.5577.6
Married5,5413.0784
Non Family2,9291.2173.5
Female6603.5744.5
Male4233.5772.6

3.11

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fayette County, Texas Households

Fayette County, Texas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7039.57%
9th to 12th Grade1,5598.76%
High School Graduate6,61837.17%
Some College3,60120.23%
Associates Degree1,2797.18%
Bachelors Degree2,27712.79%
Graduate Degree7664.30%

Fayette County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,08312,4212,862
Hispanic2,4951,22379
Black98073836
Other Race30695
Asian13010556
Multiple Races112538
Native American1082

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 43.08%.

Fayette County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,247$41,035$25,831
Less Than High School$21,967$27,436$16,167
High School Grad$32,350$41,095$26,017
Some College$31,708$41,781$25,325
Bachelors Degree$44,205$51,276$40,817
Graduate Degree$58,750$67,569$46,667

$32,247

Average Earnings

$41,035

Average Male

$25,831

Average Female

Fayette County, Texas Language

Fayette County, Texas Language by Age

Fayette County, Texas Language

80.44% of Fayette County, Texas residents speak only English, while 19.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.56% of the population.

Fayette County, Texas Poverty

Fayette County, Texas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,6681,6089.10%
Hispanic4,91557811.76%
Black1,55541226.50%
Other4578618.82%
Multiple1702514.71%
Islander88100.00%
Native11327.27%

10.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.67%

Male Poverty Rate

12.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Texas is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Texas is White, with 9.10% 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 7.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.13%.

Fayette County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.21%
High School11.11%
Some College9.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.24%

Fayette County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed58.16%
Female Unemployed6.32%
Female Employed4.05%
Male Employed3.12%

Fayette County, Texas Income

Fayette County, Texas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,290$70,568
Families$64,773$83,125
Married Families$72,063$
Non Families$21,287$41,124

Fayette County, Texas Marital Status

Fayette County, Texas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

Fayette County, Texas 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 45To54.

Fayette County, Texas Marital Status by Race

Fayette County, Texas Veterans

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by War

1,804

Number of Veterans

1,696

Male Veterans

108

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam766
Korea250
First Gulf War247
World War II137
Second Gulf War45

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74735
75+618
55 to 64233
35 to 54184
18 to 3434

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7119.56%
Black787.05%
Hispanic260.83%
Indian880.00%
2 or More75.26%

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Education

8.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Texas Employment Status

Fayette County, Texas Employment by Age

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Texas Employment by Race

Fayette County, Texas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fayette County, Texas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
La Grange46414690491.06%
Schulenburg28532929762.66%
Flatonia13851408231.66%
Fayetteville25826351.94%
Carmine25025883.20%
Round Top909333.33%
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