Population density (sq mi)5259791
Median age38.138.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%40%43%
Speak English100%95%79%
Speak Spanish0%3%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fayette is 442% higher than Alabama
  • The median age in Fayette is 1% lower than Alabama
  • In Fayette 70.07% of the population is White
  • In Fayette 24.89% of the population is Black
  • In Fayette 0.73% of the population is Asian

Compare Fayette, AL Demographics


      Fayette population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
      Mixed race4.30%1.76%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
      In Fayette, 2.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Fayette age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Fayette, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).