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Fayette County, Indiana (IN)

County population in 2016: 23,763 (63% urban, 37% rural); it was 25,588 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,548
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,272
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,304
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,899 (it was 2,895 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

30%

Land area: 215 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 111 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fayette County: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (30.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.1%), Construction (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 24%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Fayette County, Indiana:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (95.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.0%)
Median resident age:

42.6 years
Indiana median age:

37.6 years
Males: 11,722  (49.3%)
Females: 12,041  (50.7%)
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Fayette County,IN real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Fayette County:

2.0 people
Indiana:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,374 ($38,840 in 1999)
This county:

$42,374
Indiana:

$52,314

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $499 (lower quartile is $419, upper quartile is $608)
This county:

$499
State:

$619


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $85,142 (it was $78,800 in 2000)
Fayette:

$85,142
Indiana:

$134,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $56,730 - $136,218
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $858
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $359

Institutionalized population: 304

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 86
  • Thefts: 142
  • Auto thefts: 13

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 53
  • Thefts: 126
  • Auto thefts: 8
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 78 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 1998: 105 buildings, average cost: $65,900
  • 1999: 86 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2000: 88 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2001: 62 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 2002: 63 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 2003: 59 buildings, average cost: $71,600
  • 2004: 71 buildings, average cost: $54,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2006: 27 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2007: 27 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,900
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $70,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $130,100
  • 2015: 11 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2016: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $167,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Fayette, IN residents
Average permit cost in Fayette, IN
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $731 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $658 (0.8%)

Fayette County household income distribution in 2013 Fayette County home values distribution in 2013 Fayette County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 18.1%
Fayette County:

18.1%
Indiana:

14.1%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.7% for Black residents, 53.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 49.4% for other race residents, 26.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 42.6 years old
(Males: 40.6 years old, Females: 44.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.8 years old, Black residents: 31.4 years old, Asian residents: 41.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.8 years old, Other race residents: 25.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fayette County is $427 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $530 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $702 a month.

Cities in this county include: Connersville.

Fayette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Fayette County: Raleigh Fire Department Station 3 (A), Raleigh Fire Department Station 2 (B), Raleigh Fire Department Station 1 (C), Raleigh Fire Department and Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fayette County include: Beech Grove Church (A), Ben Davis Creek Church (B), Big Flat Rock Church (C), Hannegan Church (D), Blue River Church (E), Hopewell Church (F), Center Church (G), Little Blue River Church (H), Little Flatrock Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ball Cemetery (1), Bebout Cemetery (2), Bell Cemetery (3), Bethesda Cemetery (4), Mount Morrison Cemetery (5), Fairview Cemetery (6), Heaton Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Frank Alexander Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Little Hurricane Creek (A), Shaker Run (B), Shankatank Creek (C), Shawnee Creek (D), South Creek (E), Linn Creek (F), Pump Run (G), Threemile Creek (H), Riverside Brook (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Fayette County: Mahoning Valley Camp (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Caldwell County, Missouri , Denver County, Colorado , Garfield County, Colorado , Clay County, Missouri , Marion County, Missouri , Ray County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.9%
Indiana:

3.9%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 734
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 81.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 171 (75.7% naturalized citizens)

Fayette County:

0.7%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1042010 or later
  • 352000 to 2009
  • 41990 to 1999
  • 431980 to 1989
  • 291970 to 1979
  • 38Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.0%

Fayette County marital status for males Fayette County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,624
  • One, attached: 70
  • Two: 498
  • 3 or 4: 424
  • 5 to 9: 287
  • 10 to 19: 109
  • 20 to 49: 172
  • 50 or more: 197
  • Mobile homes: 517
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Housing units in Fayette County with a mortgage: 3,931 (82 second mortgage, 289 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,617

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

65.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Fayette County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,42133
Mainline Protestant2,58914
Catholic2,0601
Other3233
None13,884-
Fayette County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Fayette County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Fayette County:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Fayette County:

9.8%
Indiana:

9.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

28.8%
State:

29.0%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

14.3%

Agriculture in Fayette County:

Average size of farms: 252 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $46,572
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $190.64
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 23.93%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $44,137
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 73.71%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $65,032
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.86%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.25
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.91%
Corn for grain: 37077 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1217 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 35686 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Fayette County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Indiana state average. It is 1065253.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 28 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/9/1980, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 25 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fayette County-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 119.1 miles away from Fayette County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 168.2 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 156.8 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 182.0 miles away from Fayette County center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 124.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Indiana Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to October 06, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1795: September 23, 2008, FEMA Id: 1795, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3238: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3238, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Indiana Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 01, 2005 to February 11, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1573: January 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 1573, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Indiana Snow, Incident Period: December 21, 2004 to December 23, 2004, Emergency Declared EM-3197: January 11, 2005, FEMA Id: 3197, Natural disaster type: Snow
  • Indiana Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: September 20, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1433: September 25, 2002, FEMA Id: 1433, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Indiana Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3135: January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 3135, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Indiana Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: June 11, 1998 to July 07, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1234: July 22, 1998, FEMA Id: 1234, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Indiana Blizzard of 96, Incident Period: January 06, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1109: April 02, 1996, FEMA Id: 1109, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • Indiana Ice Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: March 12, 1991 to March 15, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-899: March 29, 1991, FEMA Id: 899, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm
  • Indiana Flooding, Severe Storm, Incident Period: December 28, 1990 to January 22, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-891: January 05, 1991, FEMA Id: 891, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (21%)
  • Iran (20%)
  • England (13%)
  • Philippines (13%)
  • Peru (9%)
  • Germany (8%)
  • Jordan (7%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Fayette County


  • American (25%)
  • German (23%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • European (3%)
  • African (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Fayette County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,102 (83.6%)
  • Carpooled: 535 (7.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 26 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 116 (1.6%)
  • Bicycle: 29 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 171 (2.3%)
  • Worked at home: 322 (4.4%)
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Fayette County, Indiana in 2000:

  • 302 people in nursing homes
  • 113 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 46 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 19 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Fayette County, Indiana in 2010:

  • 279 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,385.

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,729 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Indiana average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.09% relocated from other counties in Indiana ($22,159 average AGI)
1.49% relocated from other states ($10,571 average AGI)
Fayette County:

1.49%
Indiana average:

2.21%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wayne County, IN  0.97% ($26,183 average AGI)
from Rush County, IN  0.64% ($31,907)
from Franklin County, IN  0.58% ($27,408)
from Union County, IN  0.37% ($38,774)
from Marion County, IN  0.25% ($23,810)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,248 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Indiana average:

6.25%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.98% relocated to other counties in Indiana ($29,243 average AGI)
1.23% relocated to other states ($11,007 average AGI)
Fayette County:

1.23%
Indiana average:

2.40%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wayne County, IN  0.90% ($31,079 average AGI)
to Rush County, IN  0.54% ($41,500)
to Franklin County, IN  0.49% ($32,659)
to Marion County, IN  0.32% ($44,444)
to Union County, IN  0.28% ($31,042)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Births per 1000 population in Fayette County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Fayette County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Fayette County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Fayette County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Fayette County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fayette County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fayette County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Fayette County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Fayette County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,986 (3,926 aged, 1,060 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 326 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Fayette County, Indiana in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (443)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (358)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (328)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (311)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (208)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (182)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (85)
  • Congestive heart failure (80)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (74)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (71)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.01
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,028
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 445
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 76,839

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,262
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,189
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 20

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 104

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 120.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,763
  • In family households: 19,653 (3,655 male householders, 2,817 female householders)
    4,590 spouses, 6,614 children (6,109 natural, 119 adopted, 385 stepchildren), 842 grandchildren, 87 brothers or sisters, 249 parents, 234 other relatives, 549 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,687 (1,177 male householders (834 living alone)), 1,809 female householders (1,556 living alone)), 701 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 410

Size of family households: 3,284 2-persons, 1,448 3-persons, 1,054 4-persons, 567 5-persons, 58 6-persons, 91 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,387 1-person, 522 2-persons, 77 3-persons, 2 5-persons.

2,590 married couples with children.
1,846 single-parent households (598 men, 1,248 women).

98.9% of residents of Fayette speak English at home.
0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 30% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (65% speak English very well, 35% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (36% speak English very well, 64% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $145,953,000 ($5,854 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,724,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $70,395,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $35,398,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,820,000
Federal grants: $33,287,000
Federal procurement contracts: $821,000 ($72,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,233,000 ($300,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $479,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,120,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,106,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,699
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,591
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

47 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +8
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -793
Here -32 per 1000 residents
State -3 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Fayette County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.98 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.4

Year house built in Fayette County, Indiana
  • Year house built in Fayette County, Indiana
  • 182014 or later
  • 1112010 to 2013
  • 6272000 to 2009
  • 9971990 to 1999
  • 9021980 to 1989
  • 1,6551970 to 1979
  • 1,3461960 to 1969
  • 1,4741950 to 1959
  • 7551940 to 1949
  • 2,9031939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Fayette County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Indiana
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Indiana
  • 01 room
  • 212 rooms
  • 463 rooms
  • 3684 rooms
  • 1,6145 rooms
  • 1,6956 rooms
  • 1,2467 rooms
  • 6458 rooms
  • 8689+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Indiana
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Indiana
  • 1431 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 1853 rooms
  • 8514 rooms
  • 7965 rooms
  • 6316 rooms
  • 1487 rooms
  • 858 rooms
  • 1389+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fayette County, Indiana
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Indiana
  • 16no bedroom
  • 1061 bedroom
  • 1,3982 bedrooms
  • 3,6323 bedrooms
  • 1,1334 bedrooms
  • 2325+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Indiana
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Indiana
  • 151no bedroom
  • 3831 bedroom
  • 1,2622 bedrooms
  • 9563 bedrooms
  • 1884 bedrooms
  • 335+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County, Indiana in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 272no vehicle
  • 1,5501 vehicle
  • 2,7642 vehicles
  • 1,1233 vehicles
  • 5204 vehicles
  • 3055+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 560no vehicle
  • 1,3951 vehicle
  • 7092 vehicles
  • 2433 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.5% of Fayette County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Indiana.

Fayette County:

86.5%
State average:

85.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 17,124
  • Other state: 6,239
  • Northeast: 284
  • Midwest: 2,836
  • South: 2,528
  • West: 581
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fayette County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 58.1%Utility gas
  • 19.6%Electricity
  • 11.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.8%Wood
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.5%Utility gas
  • 41.8%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 202
Here:

8.4%
Indiana:

13.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

2.4%
Indiana:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 42
Here:

5.4%
Indiana:

20.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Fayette County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $590,000
  • Charges - Other: $768,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,148,000
    Regular Highways: $1,118,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,028,000
    Correctional Institutions: $827,000
    Health - Other: $642,000
    Police Protection: $550,000
    Corrections - Other: $535,000
    Financial Administration: $441,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $222,000
    Benefit Payments: $111,000
    Corporate Bonds: $86,000
    From Other Governments: $38,000
    Total Other Securities: $32,000
    Withdrawals: $0
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $192,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $139,000
    Other - General - Other: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $60,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,845,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,620,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $195,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,660,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,110,000
    General Local Government Support: $519,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,374,000
    Individual Income: $3,280,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $664,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $316,000
    Other License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,527,000

Fayette County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $590,000
  • Charges - Other: $768,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,148,000
    Regular Highways: $1,118,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,028,000
    Correctional Institutions: $827,000
    Health - Other: $642,000
    Police Protection: $550,000
    Corrections - Other: $535,000
    Financial Administration: $441,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $222,000
    Benefit Payments: $111,000
    Corporate Bonds: $86,000
    From Other Governments: $38,000
    Total Other Securities: $32,000
    Withdrawals: $0
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $192,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $139,000
    Other - General - Other: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $60,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,845,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,620,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $195,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,660,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,110,000
    General Local Government Support: $519,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,374,000
    Individual Income: $3,280,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $664,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $316,000
    Other License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,527,000

Fayette County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $590,000
  • Charges - Other: $768,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,148,000
    Regular Highways: $1,118,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,028,000
    Correctional Institutions: $827,000
    Health - Other: $642,000
    Police Protection: $550,000
    Corrections - Other: $535,000
    Financial Administration: $441,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $222,000
    Benefit Payments: $111,000
    Corporate Bonds: $86,000
    From Other Governments: $38,000
    Total Other Securities: $32,000
    Withdrawals: $0
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $192,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $139,000
    Other - General - Other: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $60,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,845,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,620,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $195,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,660,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,110,000
    General Local Government Support: $519,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,374,000
    Individual Income: $3,280,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $664,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $316,000
    Other License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,527,000

Fayette County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $590,000
  • Charges - Other: $768,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $1,148,000
    Regular Highways: $1,118,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,028,000
    Correctional Institutions: $827,000
    Health - Other: $642,000
    Police Protection: $550,000
    Corrections - Other: $535,000
    Financial Administration: $441,000
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $222,000
    Benefit Payments: $111,000
    Corporate Bonds: $86,000
    From Other Governments: $38,000
    Total Other Securities: $32,000
    Withdrawals: $0
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $-2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $192,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Libraries: $139,000
    Other - General - Other: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $60,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,845,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,620,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $195,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,660,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,110,000
    General Local Government Support: $519,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,374,000
    Individual Income: $3,280,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $664,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $316,000
    Other License: $30,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,527,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 660
  • Number of aged recipients: 22
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 638
  • Number of recipients under 18: 103
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 487
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 70
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 230
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 289
Fayette County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunk persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Fayette County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
Fatal accidents involving drunk persons
Fatalities
Persons involved in fatal accidents
Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents
Most common first names in Fayette County, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary23579.6 years
William21474.3 years
John19373.6 years
Robert17971.4 years
Charles16274.7 years
James15272.4 years
George9674.3 years
Helen9577.4 years
Paul7971.3 years
Dorothy7677.9 years
Most common last names in Fayette County, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9576.9 years
Miller6077.8 years
Johnson5878.9 years
Brown5776.3 years
Jones5574.1 years
Gabbard4872.3 years
Baker4778.2 years
Isaacs4767.3 years
Moore4676.7 years
Harrison4471.7 years
Businesses in Fayette County, IN
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Arby's1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Quiznos1
Fashion Bug1RadioShack1
Ford1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway2
JCPenney1Taco Bell1
Kroger1U-Haul1
Little Caesars Pizza1UPS2
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Wendy's1