StatisticFayetteIowaNational
Population1,1963,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)8105791
Median age22.938.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.6:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)27%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English87%92%79%
Speak Spanish3%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fayette is 1320% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Fayette is 40% lower than Iowa
  • In Fayette 77.76% of the population is White
  • In Fayette 10.45% of the population is Black
  • In Fayette 6.61% of the population is Asian

Compare Fayette, IA Demographics

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      Fayette population breakdown by race

      RaceFayetteIowaNational
      White77.76%90.90%73.35%
      Black10.45%3.32%12.63%
      Asian6.61%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race2.84%1.97%3.06%
      Other race2.34%1.27%4.75%
      In Fayette, 4.5% 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

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      Fayette age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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