In 2020, Fayette County, AL had a population of 16.4k people with a median age of 43.9 and a median household income of $41,469. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Fayette County, AL declined from 16,494 to 16,406, a −0.534% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,856 to $41,469, a 4.05% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fayette County, AL are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.32%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.658%), and White (Hispanic) (0.384%).
None of the households in Fayette County, AL reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.8% of the residents in Fayette County, AL are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Fayette County, AL was $92,400, and the homeownership rate was 75.2%.
Most people in Fayette County, AL drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County, AL was 2 cars per household.