Fayette County Population 2018

Fayette County's estimated population is 43,521 with a growth rate of -1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County is the 12th largest county in West Virginia.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201743,521-581-1.32%
201644,102-585-1.31%
201544,687-465-1.03%
201445,152-397-0.87%
201345,549-301-0.66%
201245,850-60-0.13%
201145,910-125-0.27%
201046,035-1,917-4.00%
199047,952-9,911-17.13%
198057,8638,53117.29%
197049,332-12,399-20.09%
196061,731-20,712-25.12%
195082,4431,8152.25%
194080,6288,57811.91%
193072,05011,67319.33%
192060,3778,47416.33%
191051,90319,91662.26%
190031,98711,44555.72%
189020,5428,98277.70%
188011,5604,91373.91%
18706,64765010.84%
18605,9972,04251.63%
18503,955310.79%
18403,9240.00%

Fayette County Population Growth

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Fayette County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White41,93096.34%
Black or African American2,0384.68%
Two or More Races6421.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native1090.25%
Asian970.22%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.01%

Fayette County Population Pyramid

0k1k1k2k Male Population0k1k1k2k Female Population8580757065605550454035302520151050
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