In 2017, Fayette County, KY had a population of 322k people with a median age of 34.3 and a median household income of $56,137. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Fayette County, KY grew from 318,449 to 321,959, a 1.1% increase and its median household income grew from $53,178 to $56,137, a 5.56% increase.
The population of Fayette County, KY is 70.8% White Alone, 14.2% Black or African American Alone, and 7.19% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Fayette County, KY speak a non-English language, and 94.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fayette County, KY are University of Kentucky (7,224 degrees awarded in 2016), Bluegrass Community and Technical College (3,315 degrees), and Transylvania University (304 degrees).
The median property value in Fayette County, KY is $193,100, and the homeownership rate is 55.3%. Most people in Fayette County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County, KY is 2 cars per household.