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Fayette County
  • County in Kentucky

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Fayette County is located in Kentucky with a population of 320,601. In Fayette County, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Fayette County and residents tend to have moderate political views.

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Population
320,601

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$189,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$896
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    110.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    9
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    62
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    169.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    647.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,739.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    394.9
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    14%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    20%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  12%

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