Fayette County Information

Fayette in Georgia occupies 199 square miles and has a 2006 population of 106,671, a change from a 2000 population of 91,263 and 62,415 in 1990. 15.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 10.2% percent is 25-35, and 14.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 56 acts of violent crime reported in Fayette in 2004, a change from 53 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,132 people: 3.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 2.6%.

Read more about Fayette, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFayette 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area199 sq. milesRanked 3,018 of 3,140
Population 2006106,671Ranked 534 of 3,140
Population 2005104,186 
Population 200091,263Ranked 564 of 3,140
Population 199062,415Ranked 696 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion78.4% 
African American17% 
Asian American3.2% 
Native American.2% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 54.8% 
Population 5 to 1414% 
Population 15 to 2415.8% 
Population 25 to 3410.2% 
Population 35 to 4414.4% 
Population 45 to 5417.9% 
Population 55 to 6412.9% 
Population 65 to 745.9% 
Population 75 and up4.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5653
Murders / Manslaughters6 
Forcible Rapes8 
Robberies16 
Aggravated Assaults26 
Total Property Crimes1,7581,487
Burglaries213 
Larceny Thefts1,390 
Motor Vehicle Thefts155 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population55,08849,991
Unemployed Population2,1321,314
Unemployment Rate3.9%2.6%

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