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Fayette County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2019: 28,702 (52% urban, 48% rural); it was 28,433 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,852
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,379
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,365
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,205 (it was 3,689 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

32%

Land area: 407 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 71 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Fayette County: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (47.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (23.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Fayette County, OH (2019)
    • 26,34392.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6682.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6482.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5962.1%Two or more races
    • 3001.1%Asian alone
    • 140.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 140.05%Some other race alone
    • 80.03%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Ohio median age:

39.6 years
Males: 14,021  (48.9%)
Females: 14,681  (51.1%)
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Average household size:
Fayette County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,013 ($36,735 in 1999)
This county:

$49,013
Ohio:

$58,642

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $566 (lower quartile is $468, upper quartile is $667)
This county:

$566
State:

$662


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $122,458 (it was $87,000 in 2000)
Fayette:

$122,458
Ohio:

$157,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $84,334 - $187,752
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,034
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $387

Institutionalized population: 469

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 4
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 179
  • Thefts: 516
  • Auto thefts: 28

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 7
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 155
  • Thefts: 439
  • Auto thefts: 42
Fayette County, OH map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 85 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 1998: 99 buildings, average cost: $48,700
  • 1999: 152 buildings, average cost: $79,600
  • 2000: 105 buildings, average cost: $125,800
  • 2001: 93 buildings, average cost: $94,500
  • 2002: 132 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 2003: 94 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2004: 144 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2005: 131 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2006: 169 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2007: 61 buildings, average cost: $140,900
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2009: 35 buildings, average cost: $135,900
  • 2010: 23 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $127,000
  • 2012: 20 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2013: 21 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2014: 22 buildings, average cost: $200,900
  • 2015: 24 buildings, average cost: $251,400
  • 2016: 29 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 2017: 38 buildings, average cost: $211,600
  • 2018: 32 buildings, average cost: $195,400
  • 2019: 39 buildings, average cost: $159,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Fayette, OH residents
Average permit cost in Fayette, OH
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,446 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,213 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Fayette, OH in 2019
Distribution of house value in Fayette, OH in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Fayette, OH in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.1%
Fayette County:

15.1%
Ohio:

13.1%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.3% for Black residents, 42.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 63.1% for other race residents, 49.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.6 years old
(Males: 39.4 years old, Females: 43.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.5 years old, Black residents: 43.3 years old, American Indian residents: 22.8 years old, Asian residents: 33.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.2 years old, Other race residents: 27.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fayette County is $471 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $575 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $692 a month.

Cities in this county include: Washington Court House, Washington, Jeffersonville, Bloomingburg, Good Hope, Milledgeville, Pancoastburg, Octa.

Fayette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
43106Bloomingburg636.70.113.124.6114.08107.379.250.9517.55
43128Jeffersonville47.50.52.851.633.26114.221.700.502.70
43142Milledgeville19.69.69.69.6  9.604.589.40
43160Washington Court House10338.30.25.073.155.32105.063.901.706.35

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

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Neighboring counties: Arapahoe County, Colorado .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.7%
Ohio:

5.2%

Unemployment by year in Fayette, OH
County total employment by year in Fayette, OH
County average yearly wages by year in Fayette, OH

Current college students: 718
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 539 (35.5% naturalized citizens)

Fayette County:

1.9%
Whole state:

4.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2402010 or later
  • 1942000 to 2009
  • 981990 to 1999
  • 751980 to 1989
  • 151970 to 1979
  • 68Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.9%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,992
  • One, attached: 396
  • Two: 375
  • 3 or 4: 642
  • 5 to 9: 410
  • 10 to 19: 153
  • 20 to 49: 92
  • 50 or more: 56
  • Mobile homes: 699

Housing units in Fayette County with a mortgage: 4,657 (179 second mortgage, 348 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,075

Here:

57.1% with mortgage
State:

62.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Fayette County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,38330
Mainline Protestant3,22820
Catholic6251
Other813
Black Protestant371
None21,676-
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: 6
Fayette County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Fayette County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Fayette County:

11.2%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

29.3%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.2%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Fayette County:

Average size of farms: 423 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $96,524
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $228.62
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 12.17%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $84,415
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 87.59%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.02%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $171,321
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.92%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.35
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 8.52%
Corn for grain: 63957 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 9192 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 100792 harvested acres
Vegetables: 48 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Fayette County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Ohio state average. It is 13% greater 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 97.0 miles away from Fayette County center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 318.8 miles away from the county center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 209.3 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 250.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 100.3 miles away from Fayette County center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 83.3 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:

  • Ohio Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4507, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Ohio Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3250: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3250, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Ohio Severe Winter Storms, Flooding and Mudslides, Incident Period: December 22, 2004 to February 01, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1580: February 15, 2005, FEMA Id: 1580, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • Ohio Blizzards and Snowstorms, Incident Period: January 26, 1978, Emergency Declared EM-3055: January 26, 1978, FEMA Id: 3055, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Blizzard
  • Ohio Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 02, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3029: February 02, 1977, FEMA Id: 3029, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • Ohio TORNADOES, Incident Period: April 04, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-421: April 04, 1974, FEMA Id: 421, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • Ohio Heavy Rains, Flooding, Incident Period: June 05, 1968, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-243: June 05, 1968, FEMA Id: 243, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain

The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (7) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Fayette

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,963 (87.8%)
  • Carpooled: 939 (7.5%)
  • Bus: 69 (0.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 9 (0.1%)
  • Bicycle: 8 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 86 (0.7%)
  • Worked at home: 388 (3.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (26%)
  • Philippines (19%)
  • Korea (12%)
  • Japan (9%)
  • Cuba (6%)
  • India (5%)
  • Canada (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Fayette County


  • American (19%)
  • German (13%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 418 people in nursing homes
  • 135 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 44 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 29 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 8 people in other group homes

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

  • 435 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 113 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 34 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,459.

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,208 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Ohio average:

5.23%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.97% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($26,315 average AGI)
1.06% relocated from other states ($6,893 average AGI)
Fayette County:

1.06%
Ohio average:

1.73%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, OH  0.80% ($34,742 average AGI)
from Highland County, OH  0.79% ($32,841)
from Ross County, OH  0.56% ($29,758)
from Clinton County, OH  0.55% ($30,967)
from Pickaway County, OH  0.42% ($31,489)
from Madison County, OH  0.39% ($31,256)
from Greene County, OH  0.25% ($34,714)


5.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,954 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Ohio average:

5.51%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.64% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($29,236 average AGI)
0.87% relocated to other states ($6,720 average AGI)
Fayette County:

0.87%
Ohio average:

2.01%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Highland County, OH  0.68% ($23,933 average AGI)
to Franklin County, OH  0.66% ($36,630)
to Ross County, OH  0.58% ($43,719)
to Clinton County, OH  0.52% ($31,603)
to Madison County, OH  0.44% ($33,490)
to Greene County, OH  0.33% ($24,351)
to Pickaway County, OH  0.32% ($36,833)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Fayette County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Fayette County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Fayette County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 7.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
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: 4,885 (4,021 aged, 864 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 405 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Fayette County, Ohio in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (584)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (508)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (449)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (287)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (286)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (131)
  • Unspecified dementia (115)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (114)
  • Cardiac arrhythmia, unspecified (79)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (58)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.55
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,698
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 121
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 44,249

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,358
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,064
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 110

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 126.6. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 28,702
  • Male householders: 5,703 (1,527 living alone), Female householders: 6,205 (1,678 living alone)
  • 5,420 spouses (5,405 opposite-sex spouses), 1,158 unmarried partners, (1,087 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,729 children (6,823 natural, 138 adopted, 801 stepchildren), 798 grandchildren, 199 brothers or sisters, 199 parents, 108 foster children, 388 other relatives, 481 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 337

Size of family households: 3,683 2-persons, 1,863 3-persons, 1,268 4-persons, 731 5-persons, 253 6-persons, 256 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,204 1-person, 628 2-persons, 7 3-persons, 3 4-persons.

3,368 married couples with children.
2,343 single-parent households (560 men, 1,783 women).

97.4% of residents of Fayette speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (27% speak English very well, 73% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $142,484,000 ($5,064 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,973,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $62,198,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,836,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,966,000
Federal grants: $38,052,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,014,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,418,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,654,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,854,000
Federal Government insurance: $39,391,000

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

Births: 1,925
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,835
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +51
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -341
Here -12 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Fayette County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.78 millions of gallons per day (39% from ground, 61% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.4

Year house built in Fayette County, Ohio
  • Year house built in Fayette County, Ohio
  • 1422014 or later
  • 1872010 to 2013
  • 1,3852000 to 2009
  • 1,8201990 to 1999
  • 1,0121980 to 1989
  • 1,6651970 to 1979
  • 1,3211960 to 1969
  • 1,5841950 to 1959
  • 7941940 to 1949
  • 2,8391939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Ohio
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Ohio
  • 261 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 613 rooms
  • 5564 rooms
  • 1,7225 rooms
  • 1,8476 rooms
  • 1,5037 rooms
  • 9728 rooms
  • 1,0219+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
  • 1661 room
  • 782 rooms
  • 4043 rooms
  • 1,0694 rooms
  • 1,0145 rooms
  • 6116 rooms
  • 4297 rooms
  • 2418 rooms
  • 1479+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Fayette County, Ohio
  • 26no bedroom
  • 1081 bedroom
  • 1,5282 bedrooms
  • 4,4383 bedrooms
  • 1,3044 bedrooms
  • 3055+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
  • 164no bedroom
  • 6071 bedroom
  • 1,6762 bedrooms
  • 1,2893 bedrooms
  • 3914 bedrooms
  • 335+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County, Ohio 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
  • 276no vehicle
  • 1,7401 vehicle
  • 3,2032 vehicles
  • 1,5513 vehicles
  • 6124 vehicles
  • 3505+ 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
  • 605no vehicle
  • 2,0191 vehicle
  • 1,1132 vehicles
  • 3113 vehicles
  • 1004 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles

87.2% of Fayette County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 83% lived in Ohio.

Fayette County:

87.2%
State average:

85.3%

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

  • This state: 24,522
  • Other state: 3,444
  • Northeast: 624
  • Midwest: 707
  • South: 1,782
  • West: 329
Year householders moved into unit in Fayette County, OH
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fayette County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 44.2%Utility gas
  • 31.0%Electricity
  • 13.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.5%Wood
  • 2.4%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 50.0%Electricity
  • 40.5%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 250
Here:

8.4%
Ohio:

13.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 91
Here:

6.1%
Ohio:

12.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 83
Here:

13.9%
Ohio:

23.1%

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 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $43,969,000
    Other: $4,648,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $60,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $42,943,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,070,000
    Health - Other: $5,381,000
    Regular Highways: $4,004,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,611,000
    Police Protection: $3,557,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,376,000
    General - Other: $2,058,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,004,000
    Housing and Community Development: $766,000
    Financial Administration: $541,000
    Water Utilities: $378,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $268,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,715,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,503,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,211,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,789,000
    Special Assessments: $351,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $337,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $318,000
    Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Sale of Property: $44,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,484,000
    Hospitals: $682,000
    Regular Highways: $486,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,242,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $816,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $11,436,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,561,000
    Property: $4,285,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $2,000

Fayette County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $43,969,000
    Other: $4,648,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $60,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $42,943,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,070,000
    Health - Other: $5,381,000
    Regular Highways: $4,004,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,611,000
    Police Protection: $3,557,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,376,000
    General - Other: $2,058,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,004,000
    Housing and Community Development: $766,000
    Financial Administration: $541,000
    Water Utilities: $378,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $268,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,715,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,503,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,211,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,789,000
    Special Assessments: $351,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $337,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $318,000
    Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Sale of Property: $44,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,484,000
    Hospitals: $682,000
    Regular Highways: $486,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,242,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $816,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $11,436,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,561,000
    Property: $4,285,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $2,000

Fayette County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $43,969,000
    Other: $4,648,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $60,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $42,943,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,070,000
    Health - Other: $5,381,000
    Regular Highways: $4,004,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,611,000
    Police Protection: $3,557,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,376,000
    General - Other: $2,058,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,004,000
    Housing and Community Development: $766,000
    Financial Administration: $541,000
    Water Utilities: $378,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $268,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,715,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,503,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,211,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,789,000
    Special Assessments: $351,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $337,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $318,000
    Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Sale of Property: $44,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,484,000
    Hospitals: $682,000
    Regular Highways: $486,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,242,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $816,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $11,436,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,561,000
    Property: $4,285,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $2,000

Fayette County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $43,969,000
    Other: $4,648,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $60,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $42,943,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $6,070,000
    Health - Other: $5,381,000
    Regular Highways: $4,004,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,611,000
    Police Protection: $3,557,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,376,000
    General - Other: $2,058,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,004,000
    Housing and Community Development: $766,000
    Financial Administration: $541,000
    Water Utilities: $378,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $268,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,715,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,503,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,211,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,789,000
    Special Assessments: $351,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $337,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $318,000
    Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Sale of Property: $44,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,484,000
    Hospitals: $682,000
    Regular Highways: $486,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $26,242,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $816,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $11,436,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $9,561,000
    Property: $4,285,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $10,000
    Other License: $2,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 812
  • Number of aged recipients: 29
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 783
  • Number of recipients under 18: 119
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 585
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 108
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 262
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 407
Most common first names in Fayette County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3274.4 years
Mary2874.1 years
Robert2572.0 years
William2472.2 years
Charles2374.9 years
James2172.9 years
Helen1781.2 years
George1370.0 years
Harry1281.5 years
Roy1274.7 years
Most common last names in Fayette County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2471.0 years
Allen1683.8 years
Wilson1478.8 years
Evans1174.6 years
Harris1074.3 years
Mitchell972.9 years
Houseman982.1 years
Brown975.2 years
Coil976.7 years
Porter872.9 years
Businesses in Fayette County, OH
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Journeys1
AT&T2Justice1
Ace Hardware1KFC2
Advance Auto Parts1Kroger1
Aeropostale1Lane Bryant1
American Eagle Outfitters1Levi Strauss & Co.1
Ann Taylor1Long John Silver's2
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets3
AutoZone1Maurices1
Banana Republic1McDonald's3
Bath & Body Works1Motherhood Maternity1
Brooks Brothers1Nike2
Burger King1Old Navy1
CVS1Pac Sun1
Casual Male XL1Payless1
Chico's1Pizza Hut1
Chipotle1Popeyes1
Clarks1Pottery Barn1
Coldwater Creek1Pottery Barn Kids1
Dairy Queen1Quality1
Dennys1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rue211
DressBarn1SAS Shoes1
Dressbarn1Sears1
Econo Lodge1Skechers USA1
Eddie Bauer1Soma Intimates1
FedEx6Sprint Nextel1
Ford1Subway6
GameStop1T-Mobile2
Gap1Taco Bell2
Gymboree1Tim Hortons1
H&R Block1U-Haul3
Hardee's1UPS5
Hilton1Vans1
Holiday Inn1Waffle House1
Home Depot1Walgreens1
IZOD1Walmart1
J.Crew1Wendy's3
Jones New York1YMCA1