Fayette County GA Information


Fayette County Subdivisions

Fayette County GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 112,893
Daytime Population: Workers 48,548
Daytime Population: Residents 58,891
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 107,439
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 112,350
Population in Familes 100,871
Population in Group Qrtrs 543
Population Density2 581
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $84,067
Average Household Income $107,625
Per Capita Income $38,705


Total Housing Units 42,756 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32,480 (76.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,925 (18.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,351 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $276,002
Average Home Value $320,409


Total Households 40,405
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 31,827
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.8% 0.89%
Households 0.79% 0.89%
Families 0.69% 0.81%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.25%


Fayette County GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fayette County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 22 87th
Population Density # 15 91st
Diversity Index # 47 71st
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 2 99th

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