Fayette County, IN has a population of 23,608 people with a median age of 42.4 and a median household income of $40,851. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Fayette County, IN declined from 23,773 to 23,608, a 0.69% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,379 to $40,851, a 3.74% increase.
The population of Fayette County, IN is 95.9% White, 2.45% Black, and 0.98% Hispanic. 0.98% of the people in Fayette County, IN speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fayette County, IN are Indiana University-East, with 752 graduates, Earlham College, with 221 graduates, and PJ's College of Cosmetology-Richmond, with 22 graduates.
The median property value in Fayette County, IN is $79,900, and the homeownership rate is 69.2%. Most people in Fayette County, IN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County, IN is 2 cars per household.
Fayette County, IN is the 65th most populated county in Indiana and borders Franklin County, IN; Henry County, IN; Rush County, IN; Union County, IN; and Wayne County, IN.