Fayette County, Illinois Population 2022

Fayette County, Illinois's estimated population is with a growth rate of -0.30% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Illinois is the 54th largest county in Illinois. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of -3.53% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Fayette County, Illinois Population 2022

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Fayette County, Illinois Population Growth

Population by Race

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Fayette County, Illinois Population by Race

Fayette County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2022

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Fayette County, Illinois Median Age

42


Total

40.8


Male

44


Female

Fayette County, Illinois Adults

There are 16,991 adults, (4,101 of whom are seniors) in Fayette County, Illinois.

Fayette County, Illinois Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

10,097

47.14%

Male

11,321

52.86%

Fayette County, Illinois Population by Age

Fayette County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fayette County, Illinois Household Types

81.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Illinois Households and Families

3.04

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Fayette County, Illinois Households by Type

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

Fayette County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 15.91%.

Fayette County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

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$31,737

Average Earnings

$39,920

Average Male

$26,786

Average Female

Fayette County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fayette County, Illinois Language by Age

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Fayette County, Illinois Language

95.12% of Fayette County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 4.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.02% of the population.

Fayette County, Illinois Language

Fayette County, Illinois Poverty by Race

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16.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.78%

Male Poverty Rate

16.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Illinois is Black, with 37.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Illinois is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.61%.

Fayette County, Illinois Poverty

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Fayette County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

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Fayette County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fayette County, Illinois Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Fayette County, Illinois Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

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Fayette County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fayette County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

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Fayette County, Illinois Marital Status

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1,323

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Fayette County, Illinois Veterans by War

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Fayette County, Illinois Veterans by Age

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Fayette County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Fayette County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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5.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Illinois Veterans by Education

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52.5%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Illinois Employment by Age

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Fayette County, Illinois Employment by Race

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Fayette County, Illinois Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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83.93%

Born in Fayette County, Illinois

98.27%

Native Born

1.73%

Foreign Born

0.70%

Non Citizen

1.03%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.27% of Fayette County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 83.93% having been born in Illinois. 0.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fayette County, Illinois Place of Birth

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