Fayette, Alabama

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Population in 2019: 4,275 (71% urban, 29% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.1%
 
Males: 2,082  (48.7%)
Females: 2,193  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

43.4 years
Alabama median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 35555.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $34,265 (it was $25,714 in 2000)
Fayette:

$34,265
AL:

$51,734

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $24,924 (it was $15,553 in 2000)

Fayette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $93,458 (it was $65,800 in 2000)
Fayette:

$93,458
AL:

$154,000

Median gross rent in 2019: $521.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fayette: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.1%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.8% for Black residents, 29.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Fayette, AL (2019)
    • 2,94167.0%White alone
    • 1,12625.7%Black alone
    • 1272.9%Two or more races
    • 1282.9%Hispanic
    • 541.2%Asian alone
    • 60.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Fayette detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists, there were 56 registered sex offenders living in Fayette, Alabama as of January 19, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fayette is 81 to 1.


Crime rates in Fayette by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(62.4)
2
(42.6)
1
(21.4)
3
(62.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.6)
1
(22.1)
3
(66.3)
1
(22.2)
2
(44.8)
6
(136.3)
1
(23.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(62.4)
4
(85.2)
5
(107.0)
1
(21.0)
2
(42.8)
1
(21.5)
2
(43.3)
2
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.7)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(249.8)
5
(106.5)
9
(192.6)
6
(125.9)
12
(256.6)
18
(387.8)
8
(173.1)
8
(176.6)
12
(265.1)
8
(177.8)
6
(134.4)
8
(181.7)
9
(208.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
26
(541.2)
36
(766.9)
26
(556.5)
33
(692.4)
10
(213.9)
28
(603.3)
11
(238.0)
7
(154.5)
11
(243.0)
17
(377.8)
16
(358.3)
5
(113.6)
12
(278.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
145
(3,018)
159
(3,387)
142
(3,039)
121
(2,539)
87
(1,861)
85
(1,832)
53
(1,147)
51
(1,126)
56
(1,237)
48
(1,067)
67
(1,501)
78
(1,772)
66
(1,530)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(208.2)
16
(340.9)
13
(278.3)
13
(272.8)
8
(171.1)
6
(129.3)
3
(64.9)
8
(176.6)
12
(265.1)
8
(177.8)
11
(246.4)
5
(113.6)
7
(162.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index293.9297.4313.4253.7167.2209.9132.6136.2193.7136.7167.5240.1154.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Fayette, AL

Crime rate in Fayette detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 12 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.80
Alabama average:

2.19
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Ancestries: American (20.7%), English (8.9%), Scottish (4.0%), Irish (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Swedish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 8.56 square miles.

Population density: 500 people per square mile   (low).

Fayette, Alabama map

84 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Alabama:

3.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $405 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $210 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (37.7 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (59.9 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (520.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Belk, AL (2.6 miles ),
Kennedy, AL (3.4 miles ),
Russell, AL (3.4 miles ),
North River, AL (3.6 miles ),
Berry, AL (3.6 miles ),
Glen Allen, AL (3.9 miles ),
Winfield, AL (4.0 miles ),
Vernon, AL (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 33.69 N, Longitude: 87.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,539 (+35.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 735 (48.0%)

Area code: 205

Distribution of median household income in Fayette, AL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Fayette, AL in 2019
Fayette satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $69,400
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $325,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Fayette, AL residents
Average permit cost in Fayette, AL
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.2%
Alabama:

4.0%
Historical population in Fayette, AL
Historical housing units in Fayette, AL
Most common industries in Fayette, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.4%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Machinery (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (13.9%)
  • Machinery (8.3%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Wood products (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (29.4%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Fayette, AL (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.9%)
  • Registered nurses (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)

Average climate in Fayette, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fayette-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Alabama state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.6 miles away from the Fayette city center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 3/3/1966, a category F5 tornado 32.6 miles away from the city center killed 58 people and injured 518 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fayette-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alabama state average. It is 180% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 38.8 miles away from Fayette center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 1.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 137.9 miles away from Fayette center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 195.5 miles away from Fayette center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 180.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.4 miles away from Fayette center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 5, Winds: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fayette topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fayette:

  • FAYETTE MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 1653 TEMPLE AVENUE NORTH)
  • FAYETTE DIALYSIS (2450 TEMPLE AVE N)
  • FAYETTE MEDICAL CENTER HOMECARE (102 2ND AVENUE, SE)

Airports and heliports located in Fayette:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fayette:

  • Bevill State Community College (about 35 miles; Jasper, AL; Full-time enrollment: 2,970)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 37 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • The University of Alabama (about 37 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 43 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 53 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)
  • Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus (about 57 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 2,695)
  • Mississippi State University (about 58 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)

Public high schools in Fayette:

Public elementary/middle schools in Fayette:

See full list of schools located in Fayette

Library in Fayette:

  • FAYETTE COUNTY MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $179,512; Location: 326 TEMPLE AVENUE NORTH; 62,251 books; 4,764 audio materials; 3,883 video materials; 56 state licensed databases; 79 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Fayette has a campus of Bevill State Community Collete, the former Brewer State Junior College.
  • Hubbertville High School is located in the town of Glen Allen, not in Fayette. Hubbertville High School is a PK-12 school with an average enrollment of about 420 (2003). Although the mailing address for the school indicates Fayette, it is actually located in Glen Allen.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fayette: Fayette Civic Center (A), Fayette County Courthouse (B), Fayette Fire Department Station 1 (C), Fayette Fire Department Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Town and Country Plaza Shopping Center (1), Fayette Square Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fayette include: Sulphur Spring Baptist Church (A), Southside Baptist Church (B), Holy Spirit Catholic Church (C), First Methodist Church (D), First Baptist Church (E), Fayette Church of Christ (F), Church of God (G), Carter Christian Methodist Episcopal Temple (H), Grace Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Zion Cemetery (1), Glover Cemetery (2), Fayette City Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fayette include: Fayette County Courthouse Historic District (1), John Morgan Brown Stadium (2), Guthrie Smith Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: The Fayette Historal Museum (221 Temple Avenue South), Fayette Art Museum (530 Temple Avenue North).

Hotels: Columbus Street Inn (1043 Columbus Street West), Journey's Inn Motel (2502 Temple Avenue North).

Birthplace of: Michael Moore - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: Nov 1, 1976), Michael Moore (offensive lineman) - Football player.

Fayette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fayette that have no violations reported:

  • FAYETTE WATER WORKS BOARD (Address: 311 2ND AVENUE SE , Population served: 8,091, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • FAYETTE CO. WATER COORD. & F. P. A. (Population served: 7,992, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Alabama:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.7%
Whole state:

67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.3%
Whole state:

4.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Fayette in 2010:

  • 120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 43 people in college/university student housing
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Fayette in 2000:

  • 162 people in nursing homes
  • 76 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 53 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 22 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Fayette (2011 data):

  • The Citizens Bank of Fayette: The Citizens Bank Of Fayette at 100 Temple Avenue South, branch established on 1913/06/01; Temple Avenue Branch at 1910 Temple Avenue, North, branch established on 1981/07/06. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $195.4 mil, Deposits: $155.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: F.B.h. Corporation
  • Regions Bank: A M Grimsley Branch at 205 2nd Avenue Ne, branch established on 2003/07/01; Fayette Main Branch at 123 Temple Avenue North, branch established on 1900/08/06. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • West Alabama Bank & Trust: Fayette Branch at Highway 43 And 2nd Street Southeast, branch established on 1973/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $593.3 mil, Deposits: $467.6 mil, headquarters in Reform, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: West Alabama Capital Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Fayette:

Marital status in Fayette, AL
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

For population 25 years and over in Fayette:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Alabama average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Fayette
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fayette, AL (based on Fayette County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,49076
Mainline Protestant79511
Black Protestant5414
Other1232
Catholic901
None6,202-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Fayette County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Fayette County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Here:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Fayette County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Fayette County:

12.5%
State:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

33.0%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fayette County:

9.0%
Alabama:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.8%
State:

49.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fayette:

49.4%
State:

45.7%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Alabama:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.6%
Alabama:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fayette:

13.3%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fayette:

39.4%
Alabama:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

56.0%
Alabama:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.7%
Alabama:

79.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fayette, AL Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 12$43,878$43,8780$0
Streets and Highways 10$20,934$25,1210$0
Solid Waste Management 8$20,894$31,3410$0
Firefighters 7$21,651$37,1160$0
Parks and Recreation 5$15,137$36,3290$0
Other Government Administration 3$13,069$52,2760$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,325$43,9502$1,001
Sewerage 2$5,677$34,0620$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,202$38,4240$0
Local Libraries 1$3,153$37,8360$0
Financial Administration 1$4,185$50,2200$0
Totals for Government 52$159,105$36,7172$1,001

Fayette government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,333,000 ($311.81)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,184,000 ($276.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $721,000 ($168.65)
    Regular Highways: $484,000 ($113.22)
    Sewerage: $448,000 ($104.80)
    General - Other: $313,000 ($73.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $305,000 ($71.35)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($14.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $182,000 ($42.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $88,000 ($20.58)
    Central Staff Services: $36,000 ($8.42)
    Regular Highways: $27,000 ($6.32)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,223,000 ($520.00)

Fayette government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $687,000 ($160.70)
    Sewerage: $621,000 ($145.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($5.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $105,000 ($24.56)
    Donations From Private Sources: $40,000 ($9.36)
    General Revenue - Other: $34,000 ($7.95)
    Rents: $24,000 ($5.61)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($4.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $481,000 ($112.51)
    General Local Government Support: $70,000 ($16.37)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,250,000 ($760.23)
    Other License: $709,000 ($165.85)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $373,000 ($87.25)
    Property: $373,000 ($87.25)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $217,000 ($50.76)

Fayette government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $934,000 ($218.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $506,000 ($118.36)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $428,000 ($100.12)

Fayette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,453,000 ($573.80)

5.33% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
Alabama average:

5.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.50% ($36,051 average AGI)
from Marion County, AL  1.42% ($28,932)
from Lamar County, AL  0.46% ($38,708)


5.97% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($30,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Alabama average:

5.97%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Marion County, AL  1.58% ($33,819 average AGI)
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.30% ($39,471)
to Lamar County, AL  0.48% ($29,840)
Businesses in Fayette, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
Advance Auto Parts1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Sears1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fayette:

  • WLDX (990 AM; 1 kW; FAYETTE, AL; Owner: THOMLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WTSK (790 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSPZ (1150 AM; 5 kW; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: RADIO SOUTH, INC)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fayette:

  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTXT (98.1 FM; FAYETTE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBEI (101.7 FM; REFORM, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WZBQ (94.1 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJEC (106.5 FM; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBHJ (95.7 FM; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WACR-FM (103.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: T & W COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKXM-FM (105.9 FM; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WALN (89.3 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFFN (95.3 FM; CORDOVA, AL; Owner: NEW CENTURY RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fayette:

  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WSFG-LP (Channel 63; BERRY, AL; Owner: ETTIE CLARK)
  • WSSF-LP (Channel 58; BERRY, AL; Owner: ETTIE CLARK)
  • W55BJ (Channel 55; JASPER, AL; Owner: COMBS BROADCASTING, INC.)
Fayette fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Fayette fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 46Number of bridges
  • 407ft / 124mTotal length
  • $48,768,000Total costs
  • 101,809Total average daily traffic
  • 5,727Total average daily truck traffic
  • 139,890Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fayette, AL - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 111950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 42000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fayette, AL
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fayette)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 175 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Fayette, AL)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fayette)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fayette)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 50. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 138 took place in 2007, and the least - 6 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Fayette, AL When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.4%), and Structure Fires (37.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fayette, AL
    • 36846.4%Outside Fires
    • 29937.7%Structure Fires
    • 10613.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 202.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fayette, AL
Most common first names in Fayette, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15771.7 years
William13677.2 years
John8274.3 years
Mary8278.1 years
Thomas6173.6 years
Robert6171.6 years
Willie3975.5 years
Annie3683.0 years
George3678.2 years
Henry2976.6 years
Most common last names in Fayette, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7977.7 years
Wilson6975.9 years
Nalls5674.9 years
Fowler5478.5 years
Johnson5170.5 years
Watkins4575.2 years
Bobo4578.3 years
Moore4473.8 years
Taylor4276.2 years
Hubbert4275.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fayette, AL
  • 54.1%Utility gas
  • 40.5%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fayette, AL
  • 76.2%Electricity
  • 22.4%Utility gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used


Fayette compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 12 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • James K. Robbins (4)
  • David R. White (2)
  • Stanley C. Mason (1)
  • Bradley Michael Agoston (1)

Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2022.