Fayette is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 1,456, it is the 127th largest city in Mississippi and the 8810th largest city in the United States. Fayette is currently declining at a rate of -0.82% annually and its population has decreased by -9.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,614 in 2010. Fayette reached it's highest population of 1,619 in 2012. Spanning over 1 miles, Fayette has a population density of 1,238 people per square mile.
The average household income in Fayette is $26,661 with a poverty rate of 51.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $440 per month, and the median house value is $67,600. The median age in Fayette is 31.7 years, 20.7 years for males, and 36.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.3 males.