Fayette County, Ohio Population 2022

Fayette County, Ohio's estimated population is 28,141 with a growth rate of -0.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Ohio is the 75th largest county in Ohio. The 2010 Population was 29,014 and has seen a growth of -3.01% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18101,8540.00%
18206,3164,462240.67%
18308,1821,86629.54%
184010,9842,80234.25%
185012,7261,74215.86%
186015,9353,20925.22%
187017,1701,2357.75%
188020,3643,19418.60%
189022,3091,9459.55%
190021,725-584-2.62%
191021,744190.09%
192021,518-226-1.04%
193020,755-763-3.55%
194021,3856303.04%
195022,5541,1695.47%
196024,7752,2219.85%
197025,4616862.77%
198027,4672,0067.88%
199027,466-1-0.00%
201029,0141,5485.64%
201128,867-147-0.51%
201228,767-100-0.35%
201328,686-81-0.28%
201428,650-36-0.13%
201528,611-39-0.14%
201628,670590.21%
201728,639-31-0.11%
201828,653140.05%
201928,525-128-0.45%
202028,397-128-0.45%
202128,269-128-0.45%
202228,141-128-0.45%
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Fayette County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,62593.07%
Black or African American7032.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.03%
Asian2911.02%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.04%
Some Other Race2760.96%
Two or More Races6952.43%
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Fayette County, Ohio Population by Race

Fayette County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2022

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Fayette County, Ohio Median Age

40.6


Total

38.8


Male

42.4


Female

Fayette County, Ohio Adults

There are 21,864 adults, (5,006 of whom are seniors) in Fayette County, Ohio.

Fayette County, Ohio Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

14,660

51.24%

Male

13,949

48.76%

Fayette County, Ohio Population by Age

Fayette County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fayette County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All64.7%35.3%
Male55%45%
Non Family53.9%46.1%
Female43.6%56.4%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Ohio Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,7372.4164.7
Married5,5822.9679.5
Male7772.8355
Female1,6832.9943.6
Non Family3,6951.2353.9

2.83

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Fayette County, Ohio Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7093.62%
9th to 12th Grade2,45012.50%
High School Graduate8,84545.13%
Some College3,28416.76%
Associates Degree1,3246.76%
Bachelors Degree1,99010.15%
Graduate Degree9985.09%
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Fayette County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fayette County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic33025159
White18,41915,5502,864
Black49541151
2+ Races20211914
Islander11
Asian209170
Other Race17595
Native American84

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 hispanic people with a rate of 17.88%.

Fayette County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,829$40,285$27,396
Less Than 9th Grade$19,420$28,046$13,602
High School Graduate$33,025$36,709$24,190
Some College$39,021$46,022$31,448
Bachelors Degree$45,278$52,976$39,699
Graduate Degree$57,663$75,547$55,798

$35,829

Average Earnings

$40,285

Average Male

$27,396

Average Female

Fayette County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fayette County, Ohio Language by Age

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Fayette County, Ohio Language

98.13% of Fayette County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.02% of the population.

Fayette County, Ohio Language

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander11654.55%
Multiple69536752.81%
Hispanic61829547.73%
Asian2917525.77%
Black6239114.61%
White26,0003,62913.96%
Other195NaN%

15.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.83%

Male Poverty Rate

18.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Ohio is Islander, with 54.55% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.01%.

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.61%
High School12.41%
Some College10.44%
Bachelors or Greater3.40%

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.71%
Male Unemployed36.54%
Female Employed8.91%
Female Unemployed46.44%

Fayette County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fayette County, Ohio Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,637$63,245
Families$58,670$73,780
Married Families$71,777$86,510
Non Families$25,406$36,158
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Income by Household Type

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

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Fayette County, Ohio 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 45-54.

Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

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Fayette County, Ohio Marital Status

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1,536

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War212
First Gulf War261
Vietnam581
Korea133
World War II9

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34156
35 to 54279
55 to 64290
65 to 74518
75+293

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4507.06%
Black284.69%
2+ Races5819.02%
Hispanic51.27%

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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6.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Veterans by Education

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57.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Ohio Employment by Age

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Fayette County, Ohio Employment by Race

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Fayette County, Ohio 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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85.60%

Born in Fayette County, Ohio

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

1.36%

Non Citizen

0.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.28% of Fayette County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 85.60% having been born in Ohio. 1.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fayette County, Ohio Place of Birth

  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

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