Fayette County, Texas Population 2022

Fayette County, Texas's estimated population is 25,550 with a growth rate of 0.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fayette County, Texas is the 102nd largest county in Texas. The 2010 Population was 24,556 and has seen a growth of 4.05% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18503,7560.00%
186011,6047,848208.95%
187016,8635,25945.32%
188027,99611,13366.02%
189031,4813,48512.45%
190036,5425,06116.08%
191029,796-6,746-18.46%
192029,9651690.57%
193030,7087432.48%
194029,246-1,462-4.76%
195024,176-5,070-17.34%
196020,384-3,792-15.68%
197017,650-2,734-13.41%
198018,8321,1826.70%
199020,0951,2636.71%
201024,5564,46122.20%
201124,7491930.79%
201224,661-88-0.36%
201324,721600.24%
201424,782610.25%
201524,9451630.66%
201625,018730.29%
201725,1191010.40%
201825,2781590.63%
201925,346680.27%
202025,414680.27%
202125,482680.27%
202225,550680.27%
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Fayette County, Texas Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,63989.67%
Black or African American1,6156.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native330.13%
Asian1240.49%
Some Other Race4241.68%
Two or More Races4121.63%
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Fayette County, Texas Population by Race

Fayette County, Texas Population Pyramid 2022

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Fayette County, Texas Median Age

48.1


Total

45.7


Male

50.2


Female

Fayette County, Texas Adults

There are 20,130 adults, (6,411 of whom are seniors) in Fayette County, Texas.

Fayette County, Texas Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

46.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Fayette County, Texas Sex Ratio

Female

12,661

50.15%

Male

12,586

49.85%

Fayette County, Texas Population by Age

Fayette County, Texas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fayette County, Texas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All83.4%16.6%
Male77.3%22.7%
Non Family74%26%
Female62.1%37.9%

83.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fayette County, Texas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0332.7483.4
Married5,2953.2891.2
Male3754.2377.3
Female6123.9762.1
Non Family2,7511.2474

3.34

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Fayette County, Texas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9785.30%
9th to 12th Grade1,0325.59%
High School Graduate7,29439.50%
Some College3,72720.18%
Associates Degree1,3127.10%
Bachelors Degree3,01116.30%
Graduate Degree1,1146.03%
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Fayette County, Texas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fayette County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian855933
White14,14713,5043,991
2+ Races28726626
Black1,06182739
Hispanic2,9831,89936
Native American3028
Other Race398205

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 95.45%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.82%.

Fayette County, Texas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,720$43,073$27,459
Less Than 9th Grade$29,024$36,289$21,157
High School Graduate$30,790$40,210$24,763
Some College$37,328$42,400$27,274
Bachelors Degree$44,750$68,750$40,236
Graduate Degree$59,276$85,313$58,399

$35,720

Average Earnings

$43,073

Average Male

$27,459

Average Female

Fayette County, Texas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fayette County, Texas Language by Age

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Fayette County, Texas Language

80.46% of Fayette County, Texas residents speak only English, while 19.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.20% of the population.

Fayette County, Texas Language

Fayette County, Texas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,56851933.10%
Native33515.15%
Hispanic5,34978114.60%
White17,5811,4818.42%
Asian12243.28%
Other9NaN%
Multiple40620.49%

11.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.02%

Male Poverty Rate

13.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fayette County, Texas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Texas is Black, with 33.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fayette County, Texas is Multiple, with 0.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.48%.

Fayette County, Texas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.54%
High School12.88%
Some College11.48%
Bachelors or Greater5.29%

Fayette County, Texas Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.96%
Male Unemployed9.38%
Female Employed3.17%
Female Unemployed81.25%

Fayette County, Texas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fayette County, Texas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,872$77,645
Families$75,470$90,727
Married Families$80,668-
Non Families$26,763$44,090
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Income by Household Type

Fayette County, Texas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fayette County, Texas Married by Age and Sex

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Fayette County, Texas 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, Texas Marital Status by Race

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Fayette County, Texas Marital Status

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1,570

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War257
First Gulf War242
Vietnam717
Korea154
World War II47

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34127
35 to 54242
55 to 6490
65 to 74564
75+547

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4988.26%
Black272.31%
Native American826.67%
Other Race214.95%
2+ Races165.48%
Hispanic802.28%

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Race

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Education

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5.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fayette County, Texas Veterans by Education

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54.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Fayette County, Texas Employment by Age

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Fayette County, Texas Employment by Race

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Fayette County, Texas 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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78.43%

Born in Fayette County, Texas

92.89%

Native Born

7.11%

Foreign Born

4.29%

Non Citizen

2.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.89% of Fayette County, Texas residents were born in the United States, with 78.43% having been born in Texas. 4.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fayette County, Texas 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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