Fayette County AL Information

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Fayette County Subdivisions

Fayette County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 16,872
Population in Households 16,581
Population in Familes 13,751
Population in Group Qrtrs 291
Population Density1 27
Diversity Index2 29
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $35,430
Average Household Income $47,990
Per Capita Income $20,206

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 8,437 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,316 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,686 (20.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,435 (17.0%)
Median Home Value $82,789
Average Home Value $126,171
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 7,002
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 4,761
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.26% -0.48%
Households -0.17% -0.42%
Families -0.39% -0.57%
Median Household Income   0.87%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

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Fayette County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fayette County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 53 22nd
Population Density # 48 30th
Diversity Index # 58 15th
Median Household Income # 47 31st
Per Capita Income # 50 27th

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