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Fayette County, Ohio (OH)

County population in 2016: 28,786 (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).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fayette County: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.4%), Educational, health and social services (19.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (15.9%), Construction (13.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 60%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 40%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Fayette County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.8%)
Median resident age:  41.3 years
Ohio median age:  39.3 years
Males: 14,144  (49.1%)
Females: 14,642  (50.9%)
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Fayette County,OH real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Fayette County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,328 ($36,735 in 1999)

This county:

$43,328
Ohio:

$52,334

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $541 (lower quartile is $450, upper quartile is $639)
This county:

$541
State:

$614


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,758 (it was $87,000 in 2000)
Fayette:

$113,758
Ohio:

$140,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,537 - $173,446
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,017
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $379

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
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 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: $1,440 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,198 (1.2%)

Fayette County household income distribution in 2009 Fayette County home values distribution Fayette County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.6%
Fayette County:

17.6%
Ohio:

14.6%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.6% for Black residents, 43.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 80.0% for American Indian residents, 66.3% for other race residents, 54.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.3 years old
(Males: 39.1 years old, Females: 42.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.8 years old, Black residents: 48.9 years old, American Indian residents: 24.1 years old, Asian residents: 35.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.6 years old, Other race residents: 26.5 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 September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Ohio:

4.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 718
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 443 (34.9% naturalized citizens)

Fayette County:

1.5%
Whole state:

4.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 105
  • 2000 to 2009: 210
  • 1990 to 1999: 80
  • 1980 to 1989: 75
  • 1970 to 1979: 15
  • Before 1970: 68
Note: State values scaled to Fayette County population

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: 9,584
  • One, attached: 148
  • Two: 675
  • 3 or 4: 830
  • 5 to 9: 473
  • 10 to 19: 111
  • 20 to 49: 84
  • 50 or more: 23
  • Mobile homes: 760

Housing units in Fayette County with a mortgage: 4,300 (148 second mortgage, 309 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,851

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

63.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Fayette County

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 slightly above Ohio state average. It is 80% 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 97.0 miles away from Fayette 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, Depth: 8.9 mi) 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 the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 83.3 miles away from Fayette County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 186.0 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 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 (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (37%)
  • India (31%)
  • Korea (15%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • Bolivia (3%)
  • Russia (3%)
  • Haiti (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Fayette County (%):

  • American (20%)
  • German (10%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (1%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Fayette County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,888 (86.8%)
  • Carpooled: 856 (6.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 30 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 71 (0.6%)
  • Bicycle: 21 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 188 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 476 (3.8%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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 $43,469.

5.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,339 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
Ohio average:

4.72%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.47% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($21,585 average AGI)
1.11% relocated from other states ($5,754 average AGI)
Fayette County:

1.11%
Ohio average:

1.60%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, OH  0.88% ($32,536 average AGI)
from Highland County, OH  0.72% ($22,886)
from Ross County, OH  0.55% ($26,869)
from Madison County, OH  0.47% ($23,558)
from Pickaway County, OH  0.41% ($28,689)
from Clinton County, OH  0.36% ($23,350)
from Greene County, OH  0.27% ($29,100)


6.20% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,633 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
Ohio average:

5.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.82% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($21,513 average AGI)
1.38% relocated to other states ($7,120 average AGI)
Fayette County:

1.38%
Ohio average:

2.02%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, OH  0.91% ($29,257 average AGI)
to Highland County, OH  0.81% ($22,967)
to Clinton County, OH  0.51% ($29,140)
to Madison County, OH  0.44% ($25,020)
to Ross County, OH  0.43% ($30,125)
to Greene County, OH  0.37% ($23,317)
to Pickaway County, OH  0.28% ($31,935)

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 2014: 11.7

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 live births in Fayette County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Fayette County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population 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 hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (497)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (409)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (342)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (255)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (205)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (155)
  • Unspecified dementia (141)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (120)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (118)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (96)

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: 28,786
  • In family households: 23,762 (3,710 male householders, 4,106 female householders)
    5,634 spouses, 7,650 children (7,057 natural, 134 adopted, 458 stepchildren), 841 grandchildren, 146 brothers or sisters, 278 parents, 291 other relatives, 1,142 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,547 (1,941 male householders (1,571 living alone)), 1,970 female householders (1,676 living alone)), 627 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 452

Size of family households: 3,549 2-persons, 1,865 3-persons, 1,270 4-persons, 659 5-persons, 320 6-persons, 146 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,245 1-person, 597 2-persons, 61 3-persons.

3,159 married couples with children.
2,496 single-parent households (595 men, 1,901 women).

96.8% of residents of Fayette speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (53% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 17% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% 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:

6.2
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.5

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 58
  • 2010 to 2013: 138
  • 2000 to 2009: 1,577
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,675
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,244
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,759
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,340
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,240
  • 1940 to 1949: 884
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,744
Note: State values scaled to Fayette population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Fayette County population
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 17
  • 3 rooms: 40
  • 4 rooms: 391
  • 5 rooms: 1,524
  • 6 rooms: 2,168
  • 7 rooms: 1,365
  • 8 rooms: 765
  • 9+ rooms: 853
  • 1 room: 96
  • 2 rooms: 63
  • 3 rooms: 542
  • 4 rooms: 1,114
  • 5 rooms: 1,042
  • 6 rooms: 977
  • 7 rooms: 344
  • 8 rooms: 260
  • 9+ rooms: 153
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fayette County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Fayette County population
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 151
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,345
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,547
  • 4 bedrooms: 893
  • 5+ bedrooms: 186
  • no bedroom: 116
  • 1 bedroom: 681
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,852
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,676
  • 4 bedrooms: 170
  • 5+ bedrooms: 117
Cars and other vehicles available in Fayette County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Fayette County population
  • no vehicle: 183
  • 1 vehicle: 1,799
  • 2 vehicles: 2,858
  • 3 vehicles: 1,388
  • 4 vehicles: 681
  • 5+ vehicles: 251
  • no vehicle: 583
  • 1 vehicle: 2,226
  • 2 vehicles: 1,201
  • 3 vehicles: 478
  • 4 vehicles: 95
  • 5+ vehicles: 40

84% of Fayette County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Ohio.

Fayette County:

84.2%
State average:

85.0%

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

  • This state: 24,908
  • Other state: 3,317
  • Northeast: 546
  • Midwest: 630
  • South: 1,695
  • West: 445

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fayette County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (44.9%)
  • Electricity (29.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.8%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)
  • Electricity (58.5%)
  • Utility gas (33.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.8%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 165
Here:

5.4%
Ohio:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 78
Here:

5.0%
Ohio:

11.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 84
Here:

11.6%
Ohio:

23.5%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Fayette County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $1,318,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $26,076,000
    Regular Highways: $5,207,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,710,000
    Health - Other: $3,526,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,192,000
    Police Protection: $2,080,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,287,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,055,000
    Financial Administration: $1,024,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $965,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $671,000
    Housing and Community Development: $652,000
    General Public Buildings: $614,000
    Correctional Institutions: $564,000
    Sewerage: $384,000
    Corrections - Other: $327,000
    Water Utilities: $116,000
    General - Other: $52,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $341,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $146,000
    Regular Highways: $124,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,957,000
    Hospitals: $974,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $20,301,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $44,000

Fayette County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $26,089,000
    All Other: $2,712,000
    Solid Waste Management: $948,000
    Sewerage: $371,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $709,000
    Interest Earnings: $377,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $240,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $203,000
    Special Assessments: $164,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $115,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,491,000
    Highways: $3,267,000
    Public Welfare: $3,090,000
    General Local Government Support: $923,000
    Health and Hospitals: $834,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,419,000
    Property: $3,114,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $531,000
    Other License: $3,000

Fayette County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,615,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,172,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $443,000

Fayette County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,148,000

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
Fayette County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fayette County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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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