Population Demographics for Fayette County, West Virginia in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population46,039100
White43,02693
Black or African American2,1224
Two or More Races6191
Hispanic or Latino402Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population23,08522,95446,039
White21,51621,51043,026
Black or African American1,1171,0052,122
Two or More Races309310619
Hispanic or Latino223179402

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Fayette County

 
Total Population:46,039
Male Population:23,085
Female Population:22,954

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Fayette County

 
Both sexes43
Male41
Female44

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Fayette County

 
Total Population:44,199
Male Population:21,651
Under 5 years:1,351
5 to 9 years:1,282
10 to 14 years:1,409
15 to 17 years:889
18 and 19 years:470
20 years:256
21 years:222
22 to 24 years:695
25 to 29 years:1,150
30 to 34 years:1,354
35 to 39 years:1,395
40 to 44 years:1,399
45 to 49 years:1,466
50 to 54 years:1,726
55 to 59 years:1,851
60 and 61 years:678
62 to 64 years:913
65 and 66 years:466
67 to 69 years:602
70 to 74 years:789
75 to 79 years:570
80 to 84 years:450
85 years and over:268
Female Population:22,548
Under 5 years:1,281
5 to 9 years:1,258
10 to 14 years:1,253
15 to 17 years:708
18 and 19 years:471
20 years:222
21 years:218
22 to 24 years:653
25 to 29 years:1,200
30 to 34 years:1,404
35 to 39 years:1,397
40 to 44 years:1,362
45 to 49 years:1,597
50 to 54 years:1,821
55 to 59 years:1,847
60 and 61 years:716
62 to 64 years:871
65 and 66 years:498
67 to 69 years:712
70 to 74 years:917
75 to 79 years:864
80 to 84 years:696
85 years and over:582

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Fayette County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Fayette County

 
Total:18,813
Family led homes:12,459
Husband-wife family:9,153
Other family:3,306
Population of male led with no wife present:962
Population female led with no husband present:2,344
Population of Nonfamily homes:6,354
Population living alone:5,479
Population not living alone:875

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Fayette County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:18,813
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:5,372
Population of family homes:5,296
Husband-wife family:3,403
Under 6 years only:726
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:784
6 to 17 years only:1,893
Other family:1,893
Male householder, no wife present:542
Under 6 years only:143
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:86
6 to 17 years only:313
Female led with no husband present:1,351
Under 6 years only:319
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:241
6 to 17 years only:791
Nonfamily households:76
Male led households:57
Under 6 years only:8
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:47
Female led householder:19
Under 6 years only:6
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:13
Households with no people under 18 years:13,441
Family households:7,163
Husband-wife family:5,750
Other family:1,413
Male led with no wife present:420
Female led with no husband present:993
Nonfamily households:6,278
Male led householder:2,861
Female led householder:3,417

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Fayette County, by type

 
Total Home Population:18,813
Population of Family homes:12,459
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:372
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,755
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,282
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:2,501
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,457
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,311
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,635
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:926
Population of 85 year olds and over:220
Population of Nonfamily Homes:6,354
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:250
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:475
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:560
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,115
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:710
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:708
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,056
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,005
Population of 85 year olds and over:475

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Fayette County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:18,813
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,842
1-person household:3,069
2-or-more-person household:4,773
Family households:4,560
Nonfamily households:213
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:10,971
1-person household:2,410
2-or-more-person household:8,561
Family homes:7,899
Nonfamily homes:662

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Fayette County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:18,813
Home has three or more generations:718
Home does not have three or more generations:18,095

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Fayette County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:9,418
Unmarried partner of home lead present:983
In family homes:917
Population of male led and male partner homes:35
Population of male led and female partner households:391
Population of female led and female partner households:52
Population of female led and male partner households:439
In nonfamily homes:66
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:50
Population of female led and female partner homes:2
Population of female led and male partner homes:14
No unmarried partner of home lead present:8,435
In family homes:8,401
Population of husband-wife family homes:6,197
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:457
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,747
In nonfamily homes:34

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Fayette County

 
Total Population:35,798
Population Under 18 years:9,222
Population 18 years and over:26,576

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Fayette County have lived in one place.

 
Total:18,813
Population of Owner occupied homes:14,281
Family home:10,080
Nonfamily homess:4,201
Male led home:1,841
Living alone:1,548
Not living alone:293
Female led home:2,360
Living alone:2,124
Not living alone:236
Population of Renter occupied homes:4,532
Family run homes:2,379
Husband-wife family:1,241
Other family:1,138
Male led with no wife present:301
Female led with no husband present:837
Nonfamily Homes:2,153
Male led homes:1,077
Male living alone:877
Male not living alone:200
Female led homes:1,076
Females living alone:930
Females not living alone:146