Fayette is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 4,253, it is the 118th largest city in Alabama and the 5229th largest city in the United States. Fayette is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -7.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,619 in 2010. Fayette reached it's highest population of 5,287 in 1980. Spanning over 9 miles, Fayette has a population density of 497 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fayette is $56,679 with a poverty rate of 22.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $550 per month, and the median house value is $78,900. The median age in Fayette is 38.3 years, 31 years for males, and 44.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.