In 2019, Fayette County, AL had a population of 16.5k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $39,856. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Fayette County, AL declined from 16,585 to 16,494, a −0.549% decrease and its median household income grew from $37,458 to $39,856, a 6.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fayette County, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.01%), White (Hispanic) (0.794%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.637%). 0% of the households in Fayette County, AL speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.8% of the residents in Fayette County, AL are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Fayette County, AL was $88,500, and the homeownership rate was 77.3%. Most people in Fayette County, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County, AL was 2 cars per household.