Fayette County, IL has a population of 22,025 people with a median age of 40.4 and a median household income of $44,745. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Fayette County, IL declined from 22,136 to 22,025, a 0.5% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,944 to $44,745, a 1.82% increase.
The population of Fayette County, IL is 91.9% White, 4.43% Black, and 2.09% Hispanic. 4.28% of the people in Fayette County, IL speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fayette County, IL are Kaskaskia College, with 1,711 graduates, Greenville College, with 349 graduates, and Tri-County Beauty Academy, with 12 graduates.
The median property value in Fayette County, IL is $81,400, and the homeownership rate is 82.1%. Most people in Fayette County, IL commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County, IL is 2 cars per household.
Fayette County, IL is the 55th most populated county in Illinois and borders Bond County, IL; Clay County, IL; Clinton County, IL; Effingham County, IL; Marion County, IL; Montgomery County, IL; Shelby County, IL& 2 more.