All Fayette County population data above are from the US Census Bureau.
With 22,043 people, Fayette County is the 55th most populated county in the state of Illinois out of 102 counties. But watch out, Fayette County, because Perry County with 21,543 people and Shelby County with 21,775 people are right behind you.
The largest Fayette County racial/ethnic groups are White (92.0%) followed by Black (4.2%) and Hispanic (1.7%).
In 2015, the median household income of Fayette County residents was $43,944. Fayette County households made slightly more than Jefferson County households ($43,247) and Warren County households ($43,699) . However, 18.0% of Fayette County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Fayette County residents is 40.1 years young.
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