In 2018, Fayette County, IA had a population of 19.9k people with a median age of 43.6 and a median household income of $50,015. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Fayette County, IA declined from 20,139 to 19,929, a -1.04% decrease and its median household income grew from $48,412 to $50,015, a 3.31% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Fayette County, IA are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.9%), White (Hispanic) (1.51%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.16%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.657%). NaNk% of the people in Fayette County, IA speak a non-English language, and 99.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Fayette County, IA are Upper Iowa University (1,458 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Fayette County, IA is $94,800, and the homeownership rate is 75.4%. Most people in Fayette County, IA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 17.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Fayette County, IA is 2 cars per household.